The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DB2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / East of England
Rank 110 102 102
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 17 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 0.85% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 5.19% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 15
Median daily rate £330 £375 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +9.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +168.57% -55.69%  

DB2 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 406 405 565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.12% 16.46% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 238 348
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 28
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing DB2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the East of England

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in the East of England

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in the East of England

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +4 13 £330 -5.71% 1
Bedfordshire -2 3 £388 +3.33%
Hertfordshire -9 1 - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 of England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) Mainframe
4 13 (56.52%) CRM
4 13 (56.52%) Data Analysis
4 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
4 13 (56.52%) Data Analytics
4 13 (56.52%) Analytics
4 13 (56.52%) Customer Analytics
5 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Vista
7 8 (34.78%) Use Case
7 8 (34.78%) Campaign Management
8 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
8 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) Unix
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (26.09%) Big Data
10 5 (21.74%) Automotive
10 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
10 5 (21.74%) IBM
10 5 (21.74%) J2EE
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) DataStage
5 2 (8.70%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (4.35%) IDMS
6 1 (4.35%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) AccuRev
1 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
1 3 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Appium
2 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (21.74%) Automotive
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Data Business Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Data Insight Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Insight Data Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Big Data Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) CRM Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) CRM Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Insight Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Data Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Insight Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) J2EE
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) Java EE
2 3 (13.04%) JSF
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 3 (13.04%) JSR 168
2 3 (13.04%) JSR 286
2 3 (13.04%) OSGi
2 3 (13.04%) Servlets
3 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mainframe
2 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
2 7 (30.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Vista
3 6 (26.09%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) MVS
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Analytics
1 13 (56.52%) CRM
1 13 (56.52%) Customer Analytics
1 13 (56.52%) Data Analysis
1 13 (56.52%) Data Analytics
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Campaign Management
3 8 (34.78%) Use Case
4 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Database Tuning
6 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Teradata
4 2 (8.70%) hybris
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
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