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 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 99 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing DB2 18 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.75% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.30% 2.54% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 11
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
419 591 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.87% 29.73% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 376 316
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -36.20%
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 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 6 May 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 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
Leeds -3 16 £338 -3.57%
Pudsey - 2 £430 -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Unix
5 7 (35.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
6 6 (30.00%) IBM
6 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
7 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) collectd
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (25.00%) Perl
7 5 (25.00%) Sybase
7 5 (25.00%) Informix
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Games

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 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) CICS
4 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) Informix
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Web Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) SUSE
4 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) ETL
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) collectd
1 5 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) Graphite
2 2 (10.00%) Icinga
2 2 (10.00%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) Opsview
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Sybase
4 2 (10.00%) BMC
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Teradata
5 1 (5.00%) VMware