The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.75% - 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% - 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +168.57% -55.69%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 29 24 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 10.86% 8.76% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 15
Median daily rate £425 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £261 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -89.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing DB2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Bracknell

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Bracknell

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
3 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
3 8 (61.54%) Data Quality
4 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) Retail
4 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
6 4 (30.77%) GDPR
7 3 (23.08%) Splunk
7 3 (23.08%) AppDynamics
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile First
7 3 (23.08%) Worklight
7 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) Fredhopper
7 3 (23.08%) Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Information Management
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Ajax
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (23.08%) Commerce Server
7 3 (23.08%) Shell Script

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Commerce Server
1 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Fredhopper
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Data Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Ajax
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) Worklight
1 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) AIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Data Modelling
3 7 (53.85%) Data Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Information Management
6 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile First
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) ITSM
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (30.77%) GDPR
3 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) AppDynamics
1 3 (23.08%) IBM
1 3 (23.08%) Splunk
2 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata