The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM DB2
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.98% - 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.70% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £275 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +10.13% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -22.22%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 63 39 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 15.56% 12.50% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 27
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing DB2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Basingstoke

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DB2 in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Basingstoke

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Basingstoke

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

1 8 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) Netcool
3 6 (75.00%) SNMP
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Release Management
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Network Management
4 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (50.00%) Change Control
5 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) OpenView
5 4 (50.00%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) Service Management
6 3 (37.50%) ITSM
6 3 (37.50%) eTOM
6 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Blog
7 2 (25.00%) Change Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Informix
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) NOC Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Engineering Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) OSS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
1 5 (62.50%) Release Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) eTOM
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (75.00%) Netcool
3 4 (50.00%) OpenView
4 1 (12.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Ericsson
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 2 (25.00%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft