Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IMS/DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IMS/DB over the 6 months to 20 November 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 IMS/DB
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 874 856
Contract jobs citing IMS/DB 0 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.009% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
England median daily rate - - £425
UK median daily rate - - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

IMS/DB 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20775 21803 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.09% 22.57% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14394 14620 16272
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 386
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £27.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.39% +15.01%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.30 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.54% -2.83% +16.00%

IMS/DB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IMS/DB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IMS/DB in England

IMS/DB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IMS/DB in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for IMS/DB in England

IMS/DB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IMS/DB in England