Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 125 106
Rank change year-on-year -11 -19 +11
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.67% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.73% 3.05% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 17
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +12.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £295 £358 £354
90th Percentile £505 £455 £495
England median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +27.14% - -11.39%

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 636 656 673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.78% 21.95% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 429 405
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £275 £219 £246
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £50.00 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.50% +210.75% -35.64%
10th Percentile £12.65 £16.55 £10.65
90th Percentile £46.88 £64.50 £24.60
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.15%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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
Northamptonshire -8 6 £300 -28.57%
Leicestershire - 2 £314 - 1
Nottinghamshire -19 1 £450 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 7 (63.64%) Mainframe
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) JSP
5 3 (27.27%) Servlets
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (27.27%) EJB
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) JBoss
5 3 (27.27%) JMS
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) CICS
5 3 (27.27%) zOS
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) Pega
5 3 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Vaadin
6 2 (18.18%) Sass

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 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) CICS
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) WildFly
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) npm
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Converged Networks
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Informix
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) jspm
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
2 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (18.18%) React Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) EJB
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) JMS
2 3 (27.27%) JSP
2 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Servlets
2 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Meteor
3 2 (18.18%) Polymer
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) Sass
3 2 (18.18%) Semantic UI
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Vaadin
3 2 (18.18%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) DataPower
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Tandem
3 1 (9.09%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) zOS
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL
4 2 (18.18%) ES6
4 2 (18.18%) ES7
4 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Pega
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) Software AG