Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 130 119
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -23
Contract jobs citing DB2 25 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.43% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 2.11% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 13
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £308 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.70% -23.13% -7.46%
10th Percentile £258 £290 £350
90th Percentile £500 £384 £469
England median daily rate £450 £468 £413
% change year-on-year -3.74% +13.33% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £25.00 -
England median hourly rate £100.50 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +258.93% -22.22% +17.07%

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 602 615 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.85% 20.33% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 391 446
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £270 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £557
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +179.68% -10.61%
10th Percentile £15.13 £18.28 £12.58
90th Percentile £49.38 £63.00 £40.75
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +4.92% +7.02% +3.64%

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

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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

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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 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in the East Midlands

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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

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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 15 October 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
Derbyshire - 8 £385 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 8 £500 - 4
Northamptonshire -16 7 £320 +10.34% 1
Leicestershire +6 2 £225 -30.77%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) Web Services
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) Degree
3 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Mainframe
5 9 (36.00%) Informatica
5 9 (36.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) ETL
6 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) XML
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
6 8 (32.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (32.00%) Netezza
6 8 (32.00%) DB2 UDB
6 8 (32.00%) Teradata
6 8 (32.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (32.00%) Physical Data Model

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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 7 (28.00%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (32.00%) DB2 UDB
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (32.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (32.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (28.00%) PowerCenter
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) JUnit
1 7 (28.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Informatica Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) CSS3
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) Java RMI
3 7 (28.00%) Middleware
3 7 (28.00%) OSGi
3 7 (28.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (36.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (28.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (36.00%) ETL
4 8 (32.00%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (32.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (32.00%) Physical Data Model
4 8 (32.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (28.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) Build Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Dependency Management
7 4 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Groovy
3 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (32.00%) Master's Degree
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Informatica
3 8 (32.00%) Netezza
3 8 (32.00%) Teradata
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) HP