Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +22
Contract jobs citing DB2 22 42 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 6.63% 7.50% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 16.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 0
Belfast median daily rate £432 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.35% - -
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £430 -
% change year-on-year +0.35% - -
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 88 249 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 26.51% 44.46% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 211 24
Belfast median daily rate £431 £421 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +54.45% -1.00%
10th Percentile £270 £358 £163
90th Percentile £530 £563 £410
County Antrim median daily rate £431 £421 £272
% change year-on-year +2.50% +54.45% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Belfast median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
County Antrim median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% +125.00% -

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 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for DB2.

1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) RDBMS
2 21 (95.45%) Relational Database
3 17 (77.27%) Apache Spark
3 17 (77.27%) Python
3 17 (77.27%) JMS
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (77.27%) Korn
3 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
3 17 (77.27%) Big Data
3 17 (77.27%) Talend
4 16 (72.73%) Finance
5 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (63.64%) Data Analysis
6 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
8 11 (50.00%) Data Transformation
8 11 (50.00%) Banking
9 9 (40.91%) Degree
10 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
10 7 (31.82%) Fintech
10 7 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
11 5 (22.73%) MVC
11 5 (22.73%) TDD
11 5 (22.73%) Spring
11 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
11 5 (22.73%) JUnit
11 5 (22.73%) WebLogic

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 17 (77.27%) Apache Spark
2 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) RDBMS
1 21 (95.45%) Relational Database
2 17 (77.27%) Big Data
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 14 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (18.18%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Bower
1 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
1 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
1 5 (22.73%) Grunt
1 5 (22.73%) Jasmine
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Talend Developer
3 6 (27.27%) DB2 Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) JMS
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 5 (22.73%) Backbone.js
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
2 5 (22.73%) JSP
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) Spring Batch
3 4 (18.18%) Spring Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Ajax
4 3 (13.64%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
4 3 (13.64%) Struts
5 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.09%) iBATIS
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
1 7 (31.82%) Fintech
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (63.64%) Data Analysis
3 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 11 (50.00%) Data Transformation
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) Time Management
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
1 17 (77.27%) Korn
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) Talend