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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 121 122 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -46
Contract jobs citing DB2 25 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 1.05% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 3.90% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 39
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
England

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
728 847 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.65% 26.98% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 582 367
Median daily rate £375 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £492 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.35 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
West Yorkshire -9 15 £450 +14.58%
South Yorkshire +6 11 £525 +23.52% 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 38 (69.09%) SQL
1 38 (69.09%) Oracle
2 34 (61.82%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Finance
4 18 (32.73%) VMware
4 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (30.91%) Windows
6 16 (29.09%) Replication
7 15 (27.27%) AIX
7 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (23.64%) Feasibility Study
8 13 (23.64%) CICS
8 13 (23.64%) Banking
9 12 (21.82%) SUSE
9 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (21.82%) zOS
9 12 (21.82%) Middleware
9 12 (21.82%) Intel
9 12 (21.82%) Solaris
9 12 (21.82%) Sybase
9 12 (21.82%) Unix
10 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.36%) Big Data
13 8 (14.55%) Java
14 7 (12.73%) SAS
14 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence

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 13 (23.64%) CICS
2 11 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (12.73%) SAS
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Pig
6 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) IIS
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
1 2 (3.64%) LDAP
2 1 (1.82%) FCoE
2 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) Multicast
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.36%) Big Data
4 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (9.09%) Informix
4 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.27%) Base SAS
5 4 (7.27%) MySQL
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (7.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.82%) HBase
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Appium
2 2 (3.64%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.64%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Selenium
2 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Administrator
1 13 (23.64%) DBA
2 12 (21.82%) Architect
2 12 (21.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 10 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Database Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) DB2 DBA
6 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 4 (7.27%) DB2 Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (7.27%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) VMware Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) SAS Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Middleware
2 11 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (7.27%) HTML
4 3 (5.45%) REST
4 3 (5.45%) XML
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Tez
5 2 (3.64%) ELK Stack
5 2 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (3.64%) Node.js
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (1.82%) Dojo
6 1 (1.82%) EJB
6 1 (1.82%) JPA
6 1 (1.82%) JSP
6 1 (1.82%) Rendezvous
6 1 (1.82%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Replication
2 6 (10.91%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.45%) iSeries
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.82%) AS400
5 1 (1.82%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Linux
2 17 (30.91%) Windows
3 15 (27.27%) AIX
3 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (21.82%) Solaris
4 12 (21.82%) SUSE
4 12 (21.82%) Unix
4 12 (21.82%) zOS
5 1 (1.82%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Feasibility Study
2 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps
3 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (10.91%) Analytics
4 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
5 5 (9.09%) ETL
5 5 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
5 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.27%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.45%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.64%) Change Management
8 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (69.09%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 5 (9.09%) COBOL
3 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.64%) R
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) Visual J++
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) RPG
6 1 (1.82%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.82%) SRDF
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) collectd
2 4 (7.27%) Control-M
3 3 (5.45%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.45%) MAINVIEW
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.64%) Graphite
4 2 (3.64%) Icinga
4 2 (3.64%) Nagios
4 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Opsview
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Oracle
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) Intel
3 12 (21.82%) Sybase
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
5 5 (9.09%) Teradata
6 3 (5.45%) BMC
6 3 (5.45%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) Splunk
8 1 (1.82%) Avaloq
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco
8 1 (1.82%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) Misys
8 1 (1.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) SunGard
8 1 (1.82%) TIBCO