The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 36 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.28% 1.81% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.16% 8.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £420 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+56.66% -24.05%

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 Northamptonshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
74 73 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.78% 21.99% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 31
Median daily rate £425 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Northampton -2 8 £425 +13.33%
DB2
East Midlands

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 11 (84.62%) Mainframe
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 7 (53.85%) COBOL
4 6 (46.15%) JCL
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Validation
7 3 (23.08%) CICS
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
9 1 (7.69%) C
9 1 (7.69%) Ajax
9 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (7.69%) Lombardi
9 1 (7.69%) Dojo
9 1 (7.69%) Selenium

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (23.08%) CICS
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) Lombardi
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) DB2 Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Payments Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Dojo
2 1 (7.69%) EJB
2 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (7.69%) Servlets
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
2 1 (7.69%) Struts2
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) RUP
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) COBOL
2 6 (46.15%) JCL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Chordiant
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Sencha
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata