The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / North East
Rank 75 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.68% 1.01% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.20% 4.13% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Median daily rate £381 £324 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.76% +17.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -25.31%

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
174 218 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.28% 24.58% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 122 97
Median daily rate £400 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -11 16 £381 +17.76%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for DB2.

1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 25 (69.44%) Linux
4 24 (66.67%) ITIL
5 23 (63.89%) SQL
6 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (50.00%) Unix
7 17 (47.22%) PRINCE2
7 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (44.44%) Change Management
8 16 (44.44%) CA
8 16 (44.44%) Open Source
8 16 (44.44%) SaaS
8 16 (44.44%) PaaS
8 16 (44.44%) IaaS
9 15 (41.67%) Problem Management
9 15 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (41.67%) DevOps
10 14 (38.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
10 14 (38.89%) AIX
10 14 (38.89%) Data Management
11 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
11 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 11 (30.56%) High Availability
12 11 (30.56%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
13 10 (27.78%) LDAP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Tuxedo
3 4 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) WildFly
4 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) IaaS
1 16 (44.44%) PaaS
1 16 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) LDAP
2 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 11 (30.56%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (25.00%) Ingres
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) DataStage
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) DBA
2 12 (33.33%) Administrator
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (19.44%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.33%) Ingres DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) DB2 Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Production DBA
7 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Senior DBA
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Migration Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Server Support
8 1 (2.78%) Server Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 18 (50.00%) Unix
4 14 (38.89%) AIX
5 9 (25.00%) MVS
6 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 8 (22.22%) zOS
7 5 (13.89%) HPUX
7 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (2.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) PRINCE2
3 16 (44.44%) Change Management
3 16 (44.44%) Open Source
4 15 (41.67%) DevOps
4 15 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (41.67%) Problem Management
5 14 (38.89%) Data Management
5 14 (38.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 12 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (30.56%) High Availability
8 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
8 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (19.44%) Resource Management
9 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (11.11%) Database Security
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.56%) Service Management
11 2 (5.56%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Perl
2 8 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 8 (22.22%) VB
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) REXX
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.33%) IBM Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) HP SiteScope
1 8 (22.22%) MOM
1 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.78%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) CA
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) BMC
4 9 (25.00%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
6 5 (13.89%) IBM
6 5 (13.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.78%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.78%) VMware