The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 104 100 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -38
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 1.36% 2.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 4.79% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 35
Median daily rate £450 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.58% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
484 647 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.69% 28.43% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 424 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Leeds +4 11 £475 +35.71%
Halifax -3 3 £438 +3.85%
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 11 (31.43%) Sybase
5 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) Banking
8 7 (20.00%) VMware
8 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
9 6 (17.14%) DevOps
9 6 (17.14%) Big Data
9 6 (17.14%) Analytics
9 6 (17.14%) Unix
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
9 6 (17.14%) Replication
10 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
10 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 5 (14.29%) Informix
10 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (14.29%) COBOL
10 5 (14.29%) Perl
10 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (14.29%) collectd

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (8.57%) CICS
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Relational Database
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.29%) Informix
4 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
5 4 (11.43%) MySQL
6 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.86%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
7 1 (2.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Appium
2 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
2 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Games
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) DBA
2 9 (25.71%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Database Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 4 (11.43%) DB2 Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Designer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) REST
2 2 (5.71%) ELK Stack
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Dojo
3 1 (2.86%) EJB
3 1 (2.86%) JPA
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mainframe
1 6 (17.14%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.86%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) iSeries
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) AIX
4 3 (8.57%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) OS/400
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) SUSE
5 1 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Analytics
3 6 (17.14%) DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 3 (8.57%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 5 (14.29%) COBOL
3 5 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) Visual J++
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) RPG
6 1 (2.86%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) collectd
2 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.57%) MAINVIEW
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.71%) Graphite
3 2 (5.71%) Icinga
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Opsview
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) CA Endevor
4 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) Sybase
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) BMC
8 2 (5.71%) SAP
8 2 (5.71%) Splunk
9 1 (2.86%) Avaloq
9 1 (2.86%) Intel
9 1 (2.86%) Misys
9 1 (2.86%) SunGard
9 1 (2.86%) Teradata