Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 26 July 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 69 58
Rank change year-on-year -22 -11 +26
Contract jobs citing DB2 40 42 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.87% 2.11% 3.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.20% 8.81% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £388 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.98% +6.00%
10th Percentile £344 £343 £308
90th Percentile £513 £479 £560
South East median daily rate £405 £403 £423
% change year-on-year +0.62% -4.73% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 392 477 621
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.37% 23.95% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 224 316
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £287 £272 £256
90th Percentile £500 £500 £506
South East median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -34.62% +30.00%
10th Percentile £14.90 £13.25 £20.96
90th Percentile £45.30 £30.10 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.33 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -49.13% +52.00% +21.95%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Buckinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Buckinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -19 29 £388 - 1
Amersham - 1 - -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 26 (65.00%) Linux
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
4 18 (45.00%) MySQL
4 18 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 18 (45.00%) Finance
5 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
6 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (37.50%) Unix
8 14 (35.00%) Windows
8 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (35.00%) Ansible
9 13 (32.50%) Banking
10 12 (30.00%) LDAP
11 11 (27.50%) Python
11 11 (27.50%) DB2 UDB
11 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (25.00%) YAML
12 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (25.00%) Task Automation
13 9 (22.50%) User Experience
13 9 (22.50%) Scrum
13 9 (22.50%) SOA
14 8 (20.00%) ODBC
14 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 7 (17.50%) SQL
15 7 (17.50%) Java
15 7 (17.50%) Remedy
16 6 (15.00%) BMC

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
3 3 (7.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.50%) LiveCycle
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) CICS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (10.00%) Staffware
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.50%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) ATM
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (45.00%) MySQL
3 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
4 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (27.50%) DB2 UDB
6 10 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) Redis
7 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
2 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) GitLab
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) DBA
3 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) DB2 DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Server Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Finance Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Finance Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Process Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Project Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) DB2 Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.00%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) YAML
2 8 (20.00%) ODBC
3 6 (15.00%) Spring
3 6 (15.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (7.50%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) WSDL
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 5 (12.50%) zOS
5 3 (7.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 16 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) SOA
5 5 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.50%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) ITSM
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) Shell Script
2 11 (27.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) COBOL
5 1 (2.50%) JCL
5 1 (2.50%) Korn
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) APMG
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Remedy
3 6 (15.00%) BMC
4 3 (7.50%) Adobe
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) ILOG
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) TEOCO
6 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
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