The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 19 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.77% 1.17% 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 5.71% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
DB2
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.08% 20.47% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 9
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Midlands region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware