The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
DB2
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.00% 29.07% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Median daily rate £395 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £152 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

DB2
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript