Period
to 15 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 132 122
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 -43
Contract jobs citing DB2 27 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.03% 0.44% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.60% 2.28% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 11
East Midlands median daily rate £353 £308 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.63% -23.13% -6.98%
10th Percentile £310 £290 £331
90th Percentile £500 £384 £469
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £57.75 £35.00 £36.07
% change year-on-year +65.00% -2.97% +36.11%

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 587 615 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.35% 19.22% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 393 448
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £277 £270 £229
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +98.72% +25.81%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.27 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £59.69 £41.25
England median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.52% +17.86% +2.30%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Nottinghamshire +16 12 £500 - 4
Derbyshire - 8 £385 -
Northamptonshire -7 7 £320 +10.34%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 19 (70.37%) Web Services
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
3 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
4 12 (44.44%) ETL
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) JUnit
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) Translating Business Requirements
6 10 (37.04%) Windows
7 9 (33.33%) Informatica
8 8 (29.63%) HTTP
8 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
8 8 (29.63%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (29.63%) Java RMI
8 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
8 8 (29.63%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) NetBeans
8 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (29.63%) Teradata
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (29.63%) Netezza
8 8 (29.63%) DB2 UDB

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 7 (25.93%) CICS
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (29.63%) DB2 UDB
1 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
1 8 (29.63%) Snowflake Schema
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (25.93%) PowerCenter
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) JUnit
2 8 (29.63%) NetBeans
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Informatica Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Lead Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) CSS3
3 8 (29.63%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) Java RMI
3 8 (29.63%) OSGi
3 8 (29.63%) REST
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) Middleware
5 3 (11.11%) .NET
5 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 3 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) Struts
5 3 (11.11%) XSD
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mainframe
1 7 (25.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
4 11 (40.74%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (29.63%) BDD
5 8 (29.63%) Build Automation
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Data Acquisition
5 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
5 8 (29.63%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Logical Data Model
5 8 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (29.63%) Physical Data Model
6 7 (25.93%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Groovy
4 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Master's Degree
3 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Informatica
3 8 (29.63%) Netezza
3 8 (29.63%) Teradata