The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Northern Ireland region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - 36 21
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.36% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.33% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £250 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.87% 15.30% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 5
Average daily rate £373 £375 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2
UK

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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