The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 59 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 1.00% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% 2.86% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £323 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -19.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
DB2
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
142 175 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.46% 35.07% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 130 69
Median daily rate £325 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £203 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -2.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.28%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

DB2
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Cardiff -20 2 £350 +8.52% 1
DB2
Wales

DB2
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) STL
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase