Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 127 82
Rank change year-on-year -9 -45 +19
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.70% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 3.06% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 39
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.13% -6.98% -4.44%
10th Percentile £290 £331 £300
90th Percentile £384 £469 £510
England median daily rate £468 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year -3.15% +35.10% -10.83%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 634 752 732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.74% 22.80% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 460 456
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% +9.54%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £225
90th Percentile £538 £563 £516
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 18
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £17.55 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.11% -1.15% -49.29%
10th Percentile £14.38 £12.58 £12.75
90th Percentile £58.56 £40.75 £40.25
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the East Midlands

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in the East Midlands

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in the East Midlands

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in the East Midlands

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Northamptonshire +14 10 £290 -24.18%
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - -
Leicestershire -8 2 £325 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £413 -
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (60.00%) Service Management
4 9 (60.00%) Clustering
4 9 (60.00%) Derivative
4 9 (60.00%) CentOS
4 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Data Guard
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (33.33%) Coaching
6 5 (33.33%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) JBoss
8 3 (20.00%) Middleware
8 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (13.33%) SCCM
9 2 (13.33%) SCOM
9 2 (13.33%) Network Security
9 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (13.33%) MySQL
9 2 (13.33%) Tivoli

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) Documentum
2 1 (6.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Converged Networks
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) EDRMS
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) jspm
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Document Controller
3 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Meteor
2 1 (6.67%) Polymer
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (6.67%) Semantic UI
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Vaadin
2 1 (6.67%) Web Components
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Clustering
1 9 (60.00%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) CentOS
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Records Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL
3 1 (6.67%) ECMAScript
3 1 (6.67%) ES6
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) VMware