The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 6 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 90 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.23% 1.10% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.40% 4.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Median daily rate £376 £311 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
DB2
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
278 166 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.79% 22.93% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 100 123
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 14 £375 +20.56%
DB2
North East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DB2.

1 31 (88.57%) Oracle
2 28 (80.00%) CA
3 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
4 26 (74.29%) Windows
5 25 (71.43%) Linux
5 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
6 24 (68.57%) ITIL
6 24 (68.57%) SQL
7 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
8 22 (62.86%) BMC
9 21 (60.00%) Unix
9 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
9 21 (60.00%) VB
9 21 (60.00%) Perl
9 21 (60.00%) Tivoli
9 21 (60.00%) MOM
9 21 (60.00%) Shell Script
9 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
10 20 (57.14%) HP
11 19 (54.29%) BPSS Clearance
11 19 (54.29%) HP SiteScope
12 15 (42.86%) ServiceNow
13 12 (34.29%) AAT
14 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
14 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
15 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
15 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (28.57%) SLA
15 10 (28.57%) SAN
16 8 (22.86%) zOS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.43%) Tuxedo
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (8.57%) WildFly
4 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.86%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) IaaS
1 3 (8.57%) PaaS
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (77.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Ingres
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) CA Gen
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) DBA
2 6 (17.14%) DB2 DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Production DBA
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Senior DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Server Support
7 1 (2.86%) Ingres DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Mainframe DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Linux
3 21 (60.00%) Unix
3 21 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (22.86%) zOS
5 6 (17.14%) MVS
6 4 (11.43%) AIX
6 4 (11.43%) HPUX
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 10 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) High Availability
4 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
5 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Database Security
6 5 (14.29%) Server Building
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
8 3 (8.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 21 (60.00%) Perl
2 21 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 21 (60.00%) VB
3 4 (11.43%) Java
3 4 (11.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
3 19 (54.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (34.29%) AAT
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware
2 4 (11.43%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (60.00%) MOM
1 21 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 19 (54.29%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Oracle
2 28 (80.00%) CA
3 22 (62.86%) BMC
4 20 (57.14%) HP
5 15 (42.86%) ServiceNow
6 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.86%) VMware