Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 25 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 21 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.91% 6.33% 9.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 26.92% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 49
Belfast median daily rate £431 £412 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -3.06% -
10th Percentile £416 £406 £405
90th Percentile £447 £445 £453
County Antrim median daily rate £431 £412 £425
% change year-on-year +4.61% -3.06% -
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 90 78 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 27.27% 23.49% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 139
Belfast median daily rate £460 £412 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.65% -4.19% +11.69%
10th Percentile £265 £257 £358
90th Percentile £588 £498 £584
County Antrim median daily rate £460 £412 £430
% change year-on-year +11.65% -4.19% +11.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Belfast median hourly rate £12.17 £33.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.12% +135.71% +15.04%
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.11 £33.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -60.27% +135.71% -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 8 December 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Bower
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Grunt
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax

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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bower
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Batch
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java 8
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle