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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston - 0.91% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.57 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+53.09% -47.00%
DB2
Lancashire

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
24 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 40.68% 26.36% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 9
Median daily rate £325 £450 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +53.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £370 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £600 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 2
Median hourly rate £32.34 £40.00 £57.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.15% -30.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.12 £38.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.91 £41.01 £77.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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

DB2
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Preston region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle