The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DB2 UDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 UDB over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 - 596
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 17 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.039% - 0.051%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £569 - £359
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £359
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DB2 UDB 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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9688 10787 12089
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.51% 21.78% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 7417 8029
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 171 181
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.59 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +21.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.85 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

DB2 UDB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 UDB in England

DB2 UDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 UDB in England

DB2 UDB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 UDB in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 UDB in England

DB2 UDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 UDB in England

DB2 UDB
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 UDB within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East - 13 £588 - 1
East of England - 2 £525 -
London - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
DB2 UDB
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 UDB 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 England region with a requirement for DB2 UDB.

1 25 (100.00%) DB2
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Shell Script
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) IBM
5 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (40.00%) Python
5 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (36.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) MySQL
7 8 (32.00%) Migration
7 8 (32.00%) SAP
7 8 (32.00%) YAML
7 8 (32.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (32.00%) Task Automation
8 7 (28.00%) Ansible
8 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (28.00%) AIX
9 6 (24.00%) Unix
9 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) Security Management
10 5 (20.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
11 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (16.00%) Web Services
12 3 (12.00%) SOAP
12 3 (12.00%) Java

DB2 UDB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.00%) JBoss
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (36.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (36.00%) MySQL
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) OLTP
5 2 (8.00%) Redis
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Ant
1 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) GitLab
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) DBA
2 15 (60.00%) DB2 DBA
3 9 (36.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) DB2 Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Designer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) YAML
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) JSP
4 2 (8.00%) Struts
4 2 (8.00%) Struts2
4 2 (8.00%) UDDI
4 2 (8.00%) WSDL
4 2 (8.00%) XHTML
4 2 (8.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (8.00%) XSLT
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) HACMP
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) AIX
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 8 (32.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (32.00%) Task Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (20.00%) Security Management
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Shell Script
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) AWK
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Korn
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) IBM
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase