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 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 89 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.27% 1.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.11% 5.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 0
Median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
262 218 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.76% 22.64% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 129 149
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
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 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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 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
Tyne and Wear -24 14 £376 +16.43%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for DB2.

1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 28 (77.78%) CA
3 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 26 (72.22%) Windows
4 25 (69.44%) Linux
5 24 (66.67%) ITIL
5 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 23 (63.89%) SQL
7 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared
8 21 (58.33%) BMC
9 20 (55.56%) Tivoli
9 20 (55.56%) MOM
9 20 (55.56%) Shell Script
9 20 (55.56%) VB
9 20 (55.56%) Perl
9 20 (55.56%) Unix
9 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
9 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
10 19 (52.78%) HP
11 18 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
11 18 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
12 15 (41.67%) ServiceNow
13 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
13 11 (30.56%) AAT
14 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
15 9 (25.00%) SLA
15 9 (25.00%) SAN
15 9 (25.00%) zOS
15 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
15 9 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.89%) Tuxedo
3 4 (11.11%) JBoss
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (11.11%) WildFly
4 1 (2.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) IaaS
1 4 (11.11%) PaaS
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Ingres
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) DataStage
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) DBA
2 6 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 5 (13.89%) Administrator
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Subject Matter Expert
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Production DBA
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Senior DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support
7 1 (2.78%) DataStage Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Ingres DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Mainframe DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 20 (55.56%) Unix
3 20 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.00%) zOS
5 7 (19.44%) MVS
6 5 (13.89%) AIX
6 5 (13.89%) HPUX
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Solaris
8 1 (2.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Incident Management
3 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) High Availability
5 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (19.44%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Database Security
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.11%) Open Source
7 4 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 4 (11.11%) Server Building
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Perl
2 20 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 20 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (13.89%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared
3 18 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (30.56%) AAT
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Firmware
1 4 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) MOM
1 20 (55.56%) Tivoli
2 18 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.78%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 28 (77.78%) CA
3 21 (58.33%) BMC
4 19 (52.78%) HP
5 15 (41.67%) ServiceNow
6 5 (13.89%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Brocade
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
8 1 (2.78%) VMware