The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / Yorkshire
Rank 109 131 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.24% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 1.06% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £550 £344 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -19.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £386 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+38.98% -25.31%

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
535 660 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.81% 22.92% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 458 453
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £290 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 7
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 £38.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.18% -15.38%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +13 6 £550 +60.00% 3
South Yorkshire +3 2 £550 - 2
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 20 (60.61%) IBM
2 14 (42.42%) CICS
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) zOS
3 13 (39.39%) Mainframe
4 11 (33.33%) DevOps
5 10 (30.30%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (30.30%) CA Endevor
5 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
5 10 (30.30%) ETL
6 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 8 (24.24%) CA
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 8 (24.24%) SAP
6 8 (24.24%) Replication
6 8 (24.24%) Syncsort
6 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
6 8 (24.24%) iPad
6 8 (24.24%) OMEGAMON
6 8 (24.24%) CA Service Virtualization
6 8 (24.24%) Splunk
6 8 (24.24%) Functional Testing
7 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
7 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
7 7 (21.21%) DB2 UDB
7 7 (21.21%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (42.42%) CICS
2 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) DB2 UDB
1 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (15.15%) OLTP
3 1 (3.03%) DataStage
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) ClearCase
1 2 (6.06%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.03%) JBehave
2 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Administrator
1 8 (24.24%) DBA
2 7 (21.21%) DB2 DBA
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Data Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Data Quality Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Build Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Deployment Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) z/OS Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (6.06%) JMS
2 2 (6.06%) OSGi
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Dojo
3 1 (3.03%) EJB
3 1 (3.03%) JPA
3 1 (3.03%) JSP
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Mainframe
2 8 (24.24%) iPad
2 8 (24.24%) Replication
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) HACMP
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Blog
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) zOS
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 3 (9.09%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps
2 10 (30.30%) ETL
2 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
2 10 (30.30%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
3 8 (24.24%) Functional Testing
3 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.12%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (12.12%) Information Governance
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) AWK
3 2 (6.06%) COBOL
3 2 (6.06%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Visual J++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) CA Endevor
2 8 (24.24%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (24.24%) OMEGAMON
3 5 (15.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) IBM
2 8 (24.24%) CA
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
2 8 (24.24%) Splunk
2 8 (24.24%) Syncsort
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) Intel