Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 77 56
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 +49
Contract jobs citing DB2 60 30 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.67% 1.81% 3.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.30% 8.33% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £418 £313 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.60% -15.82% +21.22%
10th Percentile £345 £231 £262
90th Percentile £513 £434 £400
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +23.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £21.29 -
% change year-on-year +111.37% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 488 360 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.75% 21.69% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 181 273
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £277
90th Percentile £513 £538 £548
South East median daily rate £419 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.69% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £38.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +70.00% -75.59%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +164.71% -35.85% -11.67%

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

DB2
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

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Buckinghamshire

DB2
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

DB2
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 21 January 2018. 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 -5 45 £410 +31.20% 2
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Banking
3 21 (35.00%) Unix
4 20 (33.33%) Oracle
5 19 (31.67%) SQL
5 19 (31.67%) Linux
6 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (25.00%) Ansible
9 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
9 14 (23.33%) Windows
9 14 (23.33%) MySQL
10 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.67%) Mainframe
11 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
11 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
12 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (15.00%) YAML
12 9 (15.00%) Task Automation
12 9 (15.00%) Korn
12 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (15.00%) Java
12 9 (15.00%) Python
12 9 (15.00%) IBM
13 8 (13.33%) LDAP
13 8 (13.33%) Security Management
13 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
14 7 (11.67%) Apache Cassandra

DB2
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 5 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) MySQL
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) DB2 UDB
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 9 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (11.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (10.00%) PowerCenter
7 4 (6.67%) Big Data
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.67%) DataStage
10 1 (1.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) git-flow
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
2 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.33%) International Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Administrator
3 13 (21.67%) DBA
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) DB2 Developer
6 5 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.33%) LDAP Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
7 4 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) DB2 Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Hadoop Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Server Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) YAML
2 8 (13.33%) LDAP
3 6 (10.00%) Kafka
3 6 (10.00%) Spring
4 5 (8.33%) ODBC
4 5 (8.33%) Spark Streaming
4 5 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.67%) JSP
5 4 (6.67%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) HTML
6 3 (5.00%) Java EE
7 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.33%) ISPF
7 2 (3.33%) J2EE
8 1 (1.67%) JSON
8 1 (1.67%) Node.js
8 1 (1.67%) REST
8 1 (1.67%) SOAP
8 1 (1.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) VSAM
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Unix
2 19 (31.67%) Linux
3 14 (23.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) MVS
4 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (15.00%) Task Automation
5 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 8 (13.33%) Security Management
6 6 (10.00%) CRM
6 6 (10.00%) ETL
6 6 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (6.67%) BDD
8 4 (6.67%) ITIL
8 4 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) Content Management
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Database Tuning
9 3 (5.00%) DevOps
9 3 (5.00%) Microservices
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
3 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) Korn
3 9 (15.00%) Python
4 5 (8.33%) JCL
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) REXX
6 1 (1.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) Ansible
2 4 (6.67%) MAINVIEW
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.33%) CA Endevor
4 2 (3.33%) Control-M
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) IBM
3 7 (11.67%) BMC
4 5 (8.33%) Remedy
5 3 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (3.33%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.33%) Cognos
6 2 (3.33%) Fiserv
6 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) Informatica
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.67%) SAP
7 1 (1.67%) Temenos
7 1 (1.67%) Teradata
7 1 (1.67%) Twitter