Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 25 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 17 46 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.70% 9.89% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.73% 32.17% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 4
Belfast median daily rate £412 £426 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +3.31% -
10th Percentile £406 £386 £406
90th Percentile £438 £453 £419
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £426 £413
% change year-on-year -3.32% +3.31% -
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 82 143 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 27.52% 30.75% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 106 75
Belfast median daily rate £412 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +4.24% +32.00%
10th Percentile £225 £339 £349
90th Percentile £484 £650 £588
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £430 £413
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.24% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Belfast median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £12.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +15.04% -
10th Percentile £22.05 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £141.60 £15.60 £37.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £33.00 £16.00 £14.34
% change year-on-year +106.25% +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 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 January 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) JSP
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Ajax
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 17 (100.00%) RESTful
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (94.12%) Banking
3 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) MVC
3 14 (82.35%) Eclipse
3 14 (82.35%) Struts
3 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 14 (82.35%) JUnit
3 14 (82.35%) Backbone.js
3 14 (82.35%) Gherkin
3 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
3 14 (82.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
3 14 (82.35%) Cucumber
4 13 (76.47%) Time Management
4 13 (76.47%) Waterfall
4 13 (76.47%) DB2 UDB
4 13 (76.47%) Degree

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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (76.47%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (76.47%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Cucumber
1 14 (82.35%) Eclipse
1 14 (82.35%) JUnit
2 13 (76.47%) Bower
2 13 (76.47%) Grunt
2 13 (76.47%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (94.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
1 17 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Developer
2 12 (70.59%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Ajax
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) JSP
1 17 (100.00%) RESTful
1 17 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
2 14 (82.35%) Backbone.js
2 14 (82.35%) Gherkin
2 14 (82.35%) Struts
2 14 (82.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 13 (76.47%) Hibernate
3 13 (76.47%) Spring
3 13 (76.47%) Spring Batch
3 13 (76.47%) Spring Integration
4 4 (23.53%) EJB
4 4 (23.53%) Java EE
4 4 (23.53%) React
4 4 (23.53%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
1 14 (82.35%) TDD
1 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Project Management
2 13 (76.47%) Time Management
2 13 (76.47%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) RAD
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) IBM