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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.13% - 6.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.03% - 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +9.67% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -22.22%  

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 31 37 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 14.22% 13.41% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 16
Median daily rate £446 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% -8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £173 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

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 25 June 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) ITSM
2 6 (50.00%) Ab Initio
2 6 (50.00%) Teradata
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) COBOL
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) McAfee
4 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (25.00%) Database Security

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 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Information Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) JDBC
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) ITSM
1 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Database Security
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) COBOL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Ab Initio
1 6 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 6 (50.00%) Teradata
2 3 (25.00%) McAfee
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk