Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 June 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 199 193
Rank change year-on-year -42 -6 +20
Contract jobs citing DB2 18 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 2.00% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 31
City of London median daily rate £450 £550 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +13.40% -5.60%
10th Percentile £374 £350 £308
90th Percentile £613 £685 £688
Central London median daily rate £450 £550 £480
% change year-on-year -18.18% +14.58% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,734 1,651 1,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.08% 26.56% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,423 1,302 1,361
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £328 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
City of London median hourly rate £22.25 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.49% +13.16% -42.42%
10th Percentile £20.63 £20.75 £16.03
90th Percentile £36.90 £22.85 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +39.53% +13.16% -26.28%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the City of London

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in the City of London

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in the City of London

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) ETL
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) JPA
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (16.67%) Blockchain
7 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) Data Science
7 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
7 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
7 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Dojo
7 3 (16.67%) EJB
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) Linux

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Blockchain
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) HBase
5 1 (5.56%) Impala
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
5 1 (5.56%) Power BI
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) jMock
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (22.22%) DBA
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 3 (16.67%) DB2 Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Database Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DB2 Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) JPA
1 4 (22.22%) JSP
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Dojo
2 3 (16.67%) EJB
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.56%) JDBC
4 1 (5.56%) JMS
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (5.56%) React
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) DataPower
1 1 (5.56%) Derivative
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Science
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Lineage
4 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Metadata Management
4 2 (11.11%) OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) HiveQL
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Kibana
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
4 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
4 2 (11.11%) Embarcadero
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (5.56%) Talend
5 1 (5.56%) Teradata
5 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) VMware