Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 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
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 66 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 +8 -24
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 40 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.79% 2.82% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.13% 11.05% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 18
Median daily rate £425 £325 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -20.49% -3.82%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £350
90th Percentile £438 £477 £539
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £413
% change year-on-year +30.77% -21.21% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 123 362 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.04% 25.53% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 208 251
Median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +8.55%
10th Percentile £274 £313 £315
90th Percentile £530 £575 £544
Scotland median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £22.63 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.58% -7.69% -69.63%
10th Percentile £12.61 £9.71 £14.41
90th Percentile £32.54 £35.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +84.62% -62.55%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Glasgow

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DB2 in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for DB2 in Glasgow

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DB2 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for DB2 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DB2.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Sybase
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (50.00%) Hazelcast
4 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
7 2 (20.00%) Equities

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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Hazelcast
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) NUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Postman
4 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (10.00%) REST Assured
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) TestNG
4 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Redux
2 1 (10.00%) RxJS
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Equities
2 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Runbook
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (10.00%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sybase
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Greenplum
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft