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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 96 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.97% - 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% - 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Median daily rate £320 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
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
286 266 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.25% 24.14% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 177 116
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £292 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £24.00 £15.86 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.32% -47.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £7.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.60 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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
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 1 October 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 - 13 £320 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 55 (94.83%) Oracle
2 53 (91.38%) Unix
2 53 (91.38%) Windows
2 53 (91.38%) Linux
3 52 (89.66%) BMC
4 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
5 50 (86.21%) SQL
5 50 (86.21%) HP
5 50 (86.21%) CA
6 49 (84.48%) Tivoli
6 49 (84.48%) MOM
6 49 (84.48%) Shell Script
6 49 (84.48%) TCP/IP
6 49 (84.48%) VB
6 49 (84.48%) Perl
6 49 (84.48%) Windows Server
7 45 (77.59%) ITIL
7 45 (77.59%) HP SiteScope
8 42 (72.41%) ServiceNow
8 42 (72.41%) Security Cleared
9 40 (68.97%) SC Cleared
10 30 (51.72%) BPSS Clearance
11 26 (44.83%) Incident Management
11 26 (44.83%) SAN
12 24 (41.38%) SLA
13 23 (39.66%) Server Monitoring
14 22 (37.93%) AAT
15 21 (36.21%) Mentoring
15 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
16 16 (27.59%) 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 4 (6.90%) iPlanet
1 4 (6.90%) MQSeries
1 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.17%) CICS
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (84.48%) TCP/IP
2 26 (44.83%) SAN
3 4 (6.90%) BIG-IP
3 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 4 (6.90%) LDAP
4 2 (3.45%) FTP
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) NAS
4 2 (3.45%) SSH
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (87.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Ingres
General
1 1 (1.72%) Banking
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (12.07%) Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (5.17%) Server Support
3 2 (3.45%) Consultant
3 2 (3.45%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (3.45%) DBA
3 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Mainframe Support
3 2 (3.45%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (1.72%) Administrator
4 1 (1.72%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (1.72%) Server Analyst
4 1 (1.72%) Server Specialist
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (1.72%) Support Consultant
4 1 (1.72%) Support Specialist
4 1 (1.72%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (1.72%) Technology Consultant
4 1 (1.72%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) J2EE
1 4 (6.90%) JSP
2 3 (5.17%) ISPF
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) AS400
4 2 (3.45%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.45%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.45%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (91.38%) Linux
1 53 (91.38%) Unix
1 53 (91.38%) Windows
2 49 (84.48%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.90%) AIX
3 4 (6.90%) Solaris
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) zOS
4 1 (1.72%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (77.59%) ITIL
2 26 (44.83%) Incident Management
3 23 (39.66%) Server Monitoring
4 21 (36.21%) Mentoring
5 16 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (13.79%) High Availability
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.07%) Server Building
9 6 (10.34%) Change Management
10 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.62%) Operations Management
10 5 (8.62%) Performance Management
11 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (6.90%) Project Management
11 4 (6.90%) Six Sigma
12 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (5.17%) QMS
13 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) SQL
2 49 (84.48%) Perl
2 49 (84.48%) Shell Script
2 49 (84.48%) VB
3 4 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) COBOL
4 2 (3.45%) JCL
5 1 (1.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 42 (72.41%) Security Cleared
2 40 (68.97%) SC Cleared
3 30 (51.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 22 (37.93%) AAT
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (41.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Firmware
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.72%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 49 (84.48%) MOM
1 49 (84.48%) Tivoli
2 45 (77.59%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (6.90%) OpenView
3 4 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.45%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (1.72%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 55 (94.83%) Oracle
2 52 (89.66%) BMC
3 50 (86.21%) CA
3 50 (86.21%) HP
4 42 (72.41%) ServiceNow
5 5 (8.62%) Cisco
5 5 (8.62%) VMware
6 4 (6.90%) BEA
6 4 (6.90%) Cognos
6 4 (6.90%) F5
6 4 (6.90%) Opsware
6 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.90%) Sun
7 3 (5.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.45%) EMC
8 2 (3.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.45%) Qualys
8 2 (3.45%) Symantec
8 2 (3.45%) Veritas