Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 July 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 29 72
Rank change year-on-year -19 +43 -12
Contract jobs citing DB2 46 72 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.58% 5.53% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.07% 22.36% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 12
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +4.92% -10.29%
10th Percentile £378 £304 £338
90th Percentile £475 £450 £438
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £65.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 327 322 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 25.47% 24.73% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 189 233
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £292 £250 £257
90th Percentile £458 £450 £450
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £190.00 - £35.00
10th Percentile £84.43 - £32.00
90th Percentile £195.00 - £65.00
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +20.53% +6.67% +92.86%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Glasgow

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Glasgow

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DB2.

1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 30 (65.22%) Java
2 30 (65.22%) Unix
3 29 (63.04%) Sybase
4 22 (47.83%) Finance
5 20 (43.48%) Relational Database
6 19 (41.30%) Perl
6 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.96%) Spring
7 17 (36.96%) PKI
7 17 (36.96%) OO
7 17 (36.96%) Shell Script
8 15 (32.61%) Linux
8 15 (32.61%) SDLC
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
10 13 (28.26%) SOAP
10 13 (28.26%) Perforce
10 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
11 12 (26.09%) Middleware
11 12 (26.09%) XML
11 12 (26.09%) MQSeries
11 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (23.91%) Mainframe
12 11 (23.91%) zOS
12 11 (23.91%) Assembly Language
12 11 (23.91%) SSL
12 11 (23.91%) IBM
12 11 (23.91%) Maven
12 11 (23.91%) Banking
13 10 (21.74%) SSH

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 12 (26.09%) MQSeries
2 10 (21.74%) CICS
2 10 (21.74%) SAS
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) SSL
2 10 (21.74%) Kerberos
2 10 (21.74%) SSH
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.87%) KDB
3 5 (10.87%) Kdb+
4 4 (8.70%) SQLite
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.17%) MSDE
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.91%) Maven
4 10 (21.74%) Ant
4 10 (21.74%) Gradle
4 10 (21.74%) Hudson
5 4 (8.70%) JUnit
6 3 (6.52%) FishEye
6 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 26 (56.52%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Perl Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Programmer
4 4 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Assembler Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Mainframe Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) RACF Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.35%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Sybase Developer
7 1 (2.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) Spring
2 13 (28.26%) SOAP
3 12 (26.09%) Middleware
3 12 (26.09%) XML
4 10 (21.74%) ISPF
4 10 (21.74%) JSON
4 10 (21.74%) Protocol Buffers
5 9 (19.57%) JMS
6 6 (13.04%) J2SE
7 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
7 5 (10.87%) REST
8 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.52%) .NET
10 2 (4.35%) J2EE
10 2 (4.35%) jQuery
11 1 (2.17%) CSS
11 1 (2.17%) HTML
11 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) PKI
2 11 (23.91%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.17%) AS400
6 1 (2.17%) Derivative
6 1 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.17%) Fintech
6 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.17%) iSeries
6 1 (2.17%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (2.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Unix
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 11 (23.91%) zOS
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) OO
3 15 (32.61%) SDLC
4 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 10 (21.74%) Security Management
4 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.74%) Time Management
5 9 (19.57%) Information Security
5 9 (19.57%) OOD
5 9 (19.57%) People Management
6 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
9 3 (6.52%) Load Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) SQL
2 30 (65.22%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) Perl
4 17 (36.96%) Shell Script
5 11 (23.91%) Assembly Language
6 10 (21.74%) CLIST
6 10 (21.74%) JCL
6 10 (21.74%) REXX
7 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.70%) Python
9 3 (6.52%) C#
9 3 (6.52%) C++
10 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
10 2 (4.35%) Scala
10 2 (4.35%) VBA
11 1 (2.17%) RPG
11 1 (2.17%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (19.57%) EMIR
1 9 (19.57%) MiFID
2 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 10 (21.74%) RACF
1 10 (21.74%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (6.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) zSecure
2 3 (6.52%) Netcool
2 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
2 3 (6.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Sybase
2 13 (28.26%) Perforce
3 11 (23.91%) IBM
4 10 (21.74%) CA
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) CyberArk
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) Twitter
8 1 (2.17%) Google