Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 19 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 51 73
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 -12
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.16% 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 1.35% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Cardiff median daily rate £550 £550 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +78.86% +66.22%
10th Percentile £525 £525 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £320
South Wales median daily rate £550 £550 £308
% change year-on-year - +78.86% +66.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 161 148 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 26.52% 27.06% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 119 236
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +14.81% +3.85%
10th Percentile £181 £203 £223
90th Percentile £450 £550 £438
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.75 £27.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% -25.00% +157.14%
South Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £56.25 £29.75
% change year-on-year -66.67% +89.08% +105.17%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Cardiff

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle