The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 35 9 25
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.11% 9.26% 1.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.14% 35.35% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
DB2
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 99 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.34% 26.19% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 26
Median daily rate £325 £320 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £18.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -1.31%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Merseyside region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bootle +1 2 - -
Liverpool -21 2 - -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for DB2.

1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) CICS
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (31.82%) SAP
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) COBOL
5 4 (18.18%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) SAP Basis
6 3 (13.64%) SAP BPC
6 3 (13.64%) Remedy
6 3 (13.64%) NetWeaver
6 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Unix
7 2 (9.09%) Flash
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) C
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) OLTP
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) BMC
7 2 (9.09%) REXX
7 2 (9.09%) zOS
7 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
7 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Control-M

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) CICS
2 3 (13.64%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP BPC
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
3 2 (9.09%) OLTP
3 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (45.45%) Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Architect
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Basis Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) DB2 Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) OBIEE Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Basis
2 2 (9.09%) Flash
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) SDLC
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) COBOL
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) REXX
4 1 (4.55%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Control-M
1 2 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) BMC
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica