The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 27 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.56% 0.63% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 2.56% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £535 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.63% -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
DB2
East of 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 Norfolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 15.17% 24.68% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 16
Median daily rate £413 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £165 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £520 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) CICS
1 5 (83.33%) zOS
1 5 (83.33%) MVS
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli NetView
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
1 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (83.33%) assyst
1 5 (83.33%) ISPF
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (83.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 5 (83.33%) CICS
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) DB2 Support
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Support
1 1 (16.67%) MVS Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
1 5 (83.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) MVS
1 5 (83.33%) zOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
1 5 (83.33%) Knowledge Management
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) COBOL
1 5 (83.33%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM