The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - - 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% -25.31%

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 17 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 19.77% 22.67% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 25
Median daily rate £325 £210 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £325 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Preston