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 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.25% 3.19% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.16% 14.58% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 9
Median daily rate £463 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.12% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £355 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £34.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +35.25% -13.12%  

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 128 144 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 22.11% 21.88% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 83 135
Median daily rate £380 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.80% -6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.39 - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.91% -6.15%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) Unix
3 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
4 17 (77.27%) Spring
5 15 (68.18%) OO
6 14 (63.64%) XML
7 13 (59.09%) SOAP
8 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
9 11 (50.00%) Scrum
9 11 (50.00%) Perforce
9 11 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
9 11 (50.00%) Ant
9 11 (50.00%) Maven
9 11 (50.00%) Banking
9 11 (50.00%) JSON
9 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 11 (50.00%) Gradle
9 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 11 (50.00%) Hudson
10 9 (40.91%) Protocol Buffers
10 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (31.82%) MiFID
12 7 (31.82%) TDD
12 7 (31.82%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (27.27%) EMIR
13 6 (27.27%) Microservices
13 6 (27.27%) Refactoring

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.64%) KDB
3 3 (13.64%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (50.00%) Gradle
1 11 (50.00%) Hudson
1 11 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (50.00%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Concordion
3 3 (13.64%) JBehave
4 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.55%) Mockito
General
1 11 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Designer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Spring
2 14 (63.64%) XML
3 13 (59.09%) SOAP
4 11 (50.00%) JSON
5 9 (40.91%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (18.18%) J2SE
6 4 (18.18%) JMS
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Derivative
1 3 (13.64%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (27.27%) Microservices
7 6 (27.27%) Refactoring
8 4 (18.18%) OOD
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 2 (9.09%) DevOps
10 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 1 (4.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 1 (4.55%) Collateral Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) Dodd-Frank
1 7 (31.82%) MiFID
2 6 (27.27%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Perforce
2 6 (27.27%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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