Period
to 20 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 48 30
Rank change year-on-year +20 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing DB2 34 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 7.22% 1.11% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.37% 3.64% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 1
Belfast median daily rate £420 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +37.50% -14.29%
10th Percentile £368 £406 £275
90th Percentile £453 £419 £325
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £413 £300
% change year-on-year +1.82% +37.50% -14.29%
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 134 110 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 28.45% 30.56% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 83 30
Belfast median daily rate £430 £420 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +34.40% -1.19%
10th Percentile £289 £360 £259
90th Percentile £650 £588 £439
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £420 £313
% change year-on-year +2.38% +34.40% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £12.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.04% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.00 £14.34 -
% change year-on-year +11.58% - -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Belfast over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 February 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 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 27 (79.41%) Oracle
4 26 (76.47%) Relational Database
5 25 (73.53%) RDBMS
6 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
7 20 (58.82%) CSS
7 20 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 20 (58.82%) Backbone.js
7 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
8 19 (55.88%) DB2 UDB
8 19 (55.88%) Hibernate
8 19 (55.88%) Spring
8 19 (55.88%) MVC
9 18 (52.94%) TDD
10 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
11 12 (35.29%) XML
12 11 (32.35%) JSP
12 11 (32.35%) Analytics
12 11 (32.35%) Ajax
12 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
12 11 (32.35%) Virtual Team
13 10 (29.41%) Data Analytics
13 10 (29.41%) Spring Integration
13 10 (29.41%) JUnit
14 9 (26.47%) WebLogic
14 9 (26.47%) Struts
14 9 (26.47%) Web Services
14 9 (26.47%) RESTful

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 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
2 9 (26.47%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) CICS
3 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) Relational Database
2 25 (73.53%) RDBMS
3 19 (55.88%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JUnit
2 8 (23.53%) Bower
2 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 8 (23.53%) Grunt
2 8 (23.53%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Integration Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Mainframe Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) ETL Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Support
6 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) AngularJS
1 20 (58.82%) Backbone.js
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
1 20 (58.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 19 (55.88%) Hibernate
2 19 (55.88%) Spring
3 12 (35.29%) XML
4 11 (32.35%) Ajax
4 11 (32.35%) JSP
5 10 (29.41%) Spring Integration
6 9 (26.47%) RESTful
6 9 (26.47%) Struts
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
7 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
8 6 (17.65%) Spring Batch
9 2 (5.88%) HTML
9 2 (5.88%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) Servlets
10 1 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Virtual Team
2 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
4 3 (8.82%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.88%) VSAM
6 1 (2.94%) iSeries
6 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) MVC
3 18 (52.94%) TDD
4 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
5 11 (32.35%) Analytics
6 10 (29.41%) Data Analytics
7 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
9 7 (20.59%) ETL
10 4 (11.76%) Project Management
10 4 (11.76%) Time Management
11 3 (8.82%) SDLC
12 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (5.88%) Fund Accounting
12 2 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
13 1 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
13 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
13 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
13 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
13 1 (2.94%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) JCL
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) COBOL
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Ab Initio
2 6 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) SAP