Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 6 months to 11 December 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
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - -
Contract jobs citing DB2 54 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 9.98% 1.08% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 30.00% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 0
Belfast median daily rate £425 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £413 -
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 180 91 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 33.27% 32.73% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 54 37
Belfast median daily rate £430 £385 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.69% +25.20% -1.60%
10th Percentile £361 £192 £163
90th Percentile £588 £563 £438
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £385 £308
% change year-on-year +11.69% +25.20% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £12.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.04% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year -1.75% - -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Belfast

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Belfast

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for DB2.

1 53 (98.15%) Oracle
2 51 (94.44%) Java
3 44 (81.48%) Backbone.js
3 44 (81.48%) AngularJS
3 44 (81.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 43 (79.63%) MVC
5 42 (77.78%) Hibernate
5 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
5 42 (77.78%) SQL
5 42 (77.78%) CSS
5 42 (77.78%) Spring
6 40 (74.07%) RDBMS
6 40 (74.07%) Relational Database
7 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (62.96%) XML
8 34 (62.96%) Spring Integration
9 32 (59.26%) TDD
9 32 (59.26%) DB2 UDB
10 28 (51.85%) WebLogic
10 28 (51.85%) JSP
10 28 (51.85%) Struts
10 28 (51.85%) Web Services
10 28 (51.85%) Ajax
10 28 (51.85%) WebSphere
10 28 (51.85%) RESTful
10 28 (51.85%) Waterfall
11 22 (40.74%) Finance
12 20 (37.04%) Banking
13 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
13 17 (31.48%) Test Automation

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 28 (51.85%) WebLogic
1 28 (51.85%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (74.07%) RDBMS
1 40 (74.07%) Relational Database
2 32 (59.26%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Power BI
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Bower
1 17 (31.48%) Cucumber
1 17 (31.48%) Eclipse
1 17 (31.48%) Grunt
1 17 (31.48%) Jasmine
1 17 (31.48%) JUnit
General
1 22 (40.74%) Finance
2 20 (37.04%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (87.04%) Developer
2 44 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 29 (53.70%) Senior Developer
3 29 (53.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (29.63%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 6 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (11.11%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Integration Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.70%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 2 (3.70%) Java Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.70%) UAT Lead
10 1 (1.85%) DB2 Developer
10 1 (1.85%) ETL Developer
10 1 (1.85%) GUI Developer
10 1 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (81.48%) AngularJS
1 44 (81.48%) Backbone.js
1 44 (81.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 42 (77.78%) CSS
2 42 (77.78%) Hibernate
2 42 (77.78%) Spring
3 34 (62.96%) Spring Integration
3 34 (62.96%) XML
4 28 (51.85%) Ajax
4 28 (51.85%) JSP
4 28 (51.85%) RESTful
4 28 (51.85%) Struts
4 28 (51.85%) Web Services
5 17 (31.48%) Gherkin
6 6 (11.11%) HTML
6 6 (11.11%) Spring Batch
7 5 (9.26%) FIX Protocol
7 5 (9.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Virtual Team
2 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) SWIFT
5 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) iSeries
6 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) MVC
2 35 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (59.26%) TDD
4 28 (51.85%) Waterfall
5 17 (31.48%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.07%) ETL
7 11 (20.37%) Analytics
8 10 (18.52%) Data Analytics
9 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (12.96%) Project Management
10 7 (12.96%) Time Management
11 3 (5.56%) Fund Accounting
12 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.85%) Data Cleansing
12 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
12 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
12 1 (1.85%) Performance Optimisation
12 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.85%) Strategic Planning
12 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (94.44%) Java
2 42 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 42 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.85%) COBOL
4 1 (1.85%) JCL
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Ab Initio