Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 July 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 48 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -5
Contract jobs citing DB2 23 29 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 5.72% 5.28% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.90% 12.08% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 1
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £428 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +42.50% -25.00%
10th Percentile £415 £406 £275
90th Percentile £460 £467 £325
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £428 £300
% change year-on-year +0.94% +42.50% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 105 240 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 26.12% 43.72% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 203 22
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £420 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +46.72% -11.92%
10th Percentile £290 £352 £164
90th Percentile £550 £563 £424
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £420 £286
% change year-on-year +2.62% +46.72% -11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
County Antrim median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +125.00% -20.00%
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% +125.00% -18.37%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in County Antrim

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in County Antrim

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in County Antrim

DB2
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Belfast +14 23 £432 +0.94%
DB2
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for DB2.

1 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) RDBMS
2 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
3 17 (73.91%) Apache Spark
3 17 (73.91%) Big Data
3 17 (73.91%) Talend
3 17 (73.91%) Python
3 17 (73.91%) JMS
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 17 (73.91%) Korn
3 17 (73.91%) Bash Shell
4 16 (69.57%) Finance
5 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (60.87%) Data Analysis
7 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
8 11 (47.83%) Banking
8 11 (47.83%) Data Transformation
9 9 (39.13%) Degree
10 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
10 7 (30.43%) Fintech
10 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
11 5 (21.74%) TDD
11 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
11 5 (21.74%) JUnit
11 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
11 5 (21.74%) CSS
11 5 (21.74%) JSP

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 17 (73.91%) Apache Spark
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) RDBMS
1 21 (91.30%) Relational Database
2 17 (73.91%) Big Data
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (17.39%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Bower
1 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
1 5 (21.74%) Grunt
1 5 (21.74%) Jasmine
1 5 (21.74%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 17 (73.91%) Talend Developer
3 6 (26.09%) DB2 Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) JMS
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
2 5 (21.74%) JSP
2 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) Spring Batch
3 4 (17.39%) Spring Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
4 3 (13.04%) Struts
5 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (8.70%) iBATIS
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
1 7 (30.43%) Fintech
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (60.87%) Data Analysis
3 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
4 11 (47.83%) Data Transformation
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Bash Shell
1 17 (73.91%) Korn
1 17 (73.91%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java 8
4 1 (4.35%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle
2 17 (73.91%) Talend
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow