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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 6 months to 27 June 2022 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 of England
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 138 106 121
Rank change year-on-year -32 +15 +51
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 10 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.52% 0.049%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 3.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £363 £431 £560
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £438 £570
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% -23.25% +34.12%
75th Percentile £388 £444 £580
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £540 £505 £525
% change year-on-year +6.93% -3.81% +20.00%

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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 380 313 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.16% 16.18% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 191 265
10th Percentile £313 £210 £305
25th Percentile £413 £316 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £438 £450
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% -
75th Percentile £625 £528 £538
90th Percentile £707 £600 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 13
10th Percentile £12.71 £11.25 £19.17
25th Percentile £23.80 £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.95 £21.57
Median % change year-on-year +40.31% +15.65% -17.61%
75th Percentile £51.79 £38.47 £26.05
90th Percentile £66.06 £51.95 £28.21
England median hourly rate £37.80 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +54.29% -2.00% -28.57%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in the East of England

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DB2 in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for DB2 in the East of England

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DB2 in the East of England.

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 6 months to 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -11 3 £375 - 2
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server

DB2
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) BigCommerce
1 1 (33.33%) GCP
1 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Metadata
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) Data Pipeline
1 1 (33.33%) DataOps
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Metadata Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Social Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NN4M
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) SAP