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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 96 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.25% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.60% 1.14% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 8
Median daily rate £550 £344 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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
374 437 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.90% 22.28% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 297 346
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +8 4 £550 +60.00% 2
Bradford - 2 - -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 20 (68.97%) IBM
2 13 (44.83%) Mainframe
3 11 (37.93%) CICS
3 11 (37.93%) DevOps
4 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
4 10 (34.48%) Virtual Environments
4 10 (34.48%) ETL
4 10 (34.48%) zOS
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) CA Endevor
5 8 (27.59%) OMEGAMON
5 8 (27.59%) CA
5 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
5 8 (27.59%) Syncsort
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
5 8 (27.59%) iPad
5 8 (27.59%) CA Service Virtualization
5 8 (27.59%) Splunk
5 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
6 7 (24.14%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
6 7 (24.14%) SAP
6 7 (24.14%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) OLTP
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (17.24%) Replication
7 5 (17.24%) AWK

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 11 (37.93%) CICS
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) DB2 UDB
1 7 (24.14%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (17.24%) OLTP
3 1 (3.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ClearCase
1 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.45%) JBehave
2 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Administrator
2 7 (24.14%) DB2 DBA
2 7 (24.14%) DBA
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Data Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Data Quality Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Build Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Deployment Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) z/OS Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (6.90%) JMS
1 2 (6.90%) OSGi
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) Dojo
2 1 (3.45%) EJB
2 1 (3.45%) JPA
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Mainframe
2 8 (27.59%) iPad
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) HACMP
3 5 (17.24%) Replication
4 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Blog
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) zOS
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) DevOps
2 10 (34.48%) ETL
2 10 (34.48%) Unit Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
3 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
8 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) AWK
3 2 (6.90%) COBOL
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Visual J++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) CA Endevor
2 8 (27.59%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (27.59%) OMEGAMON
3 5 (17.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) IBM
2 8 (27.59%) CA
2 8 (27.59%) Splunk
2 8 (27.59%) Syncsort
3 7 (24.14%) SAP
4 5 (17.24%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle