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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 50 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% 3.57% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.88% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
DB2
East Midlands

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
104 76 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.44% 22.62% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 36
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 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
Northampton -11 3 £350 -6.66%
DB2
East Midlands

DB2
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (55.56%) CICS
2 5 (55.56%) JCL
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) .NET

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 5 (55.56%) CICS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) COBOL
2 5 (55.56%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) C#