Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 79 109
Rank change year-on-year -13 +30 -10
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 1.82% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £356 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.75% +40.35%
East of England median daily rate £450 £250 £450
% change year-on-year +80.00% -44.44% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year - +53.33% -12.50%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 208 275 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.76% 24.23% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 150 185
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £286 £248 £263
90th Percentile £494 £538 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.87% -36.17% +4.44%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.40 £13.80
90th Percentile £18.53 £38.00 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -21.33% +17.19% +12.28%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Cambridgeshire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Cambridgeshire

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Cambridgeshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Cambridge - 3 - -
Peterborough -17 1 - -
DB2
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) BPMN
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) IIBA
1 2 (50.00%) CBAP
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Remediation Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BPMN
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) RPG
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CBAP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) IIBA
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos