Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 May 2018 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 139 130
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +27
Contract jobs citing DB2 27 31 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.71% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 4.39% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 27
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £383 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -19.47% +35.71%
10th Percentile £364 £278 £325
90th Percentile £498 £526 £625
South East median daily rate £473 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.18% +2.41% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £16.00
South East median hourly rate - £21.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +33.06% -59.49%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 738 706 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.35% 19.78% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 445 532
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £308 £264 £281
90th Percentile £530 £516 £550
South East median daily rate £443 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +9.94% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 22
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.25 £42.50 £40.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +5.52% +79.00%
10th Percentile £19.90 £15.70 £10.65
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £17.22 £19.60
% change year-on-year +132.36% -12.18% -34.66%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -1 6 £473 -5.50% 1
Havant -3 5 £550 +32.21%
Farnborough -13 2 £345 -11.54%
Southampton -2 1 - -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) IBM
6 10 (37.04%) AIX
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
8 7 (25.93%) zOS
9 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
10 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
10 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (14.81%) Replication
11 4 (14.81%) OO
12 3 (11.11%) BMC
12 3 (11.11%) C++
12 3 (11.11%) REXX
12 3 (11.11%) JCL
12 3 (11.11%) Service Management
12 3 (11.11%) ISPF
12 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (11.11%) Database Tuning
12 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
12 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.41%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) IBM BigInsights
3 3 (11.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Ant
1 2 (7.41%) Rational Team Concert
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DB2 DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DBA
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (11.11%) ISPF
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) JavaBeans
2 2 (7.41%) JSP
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (7.41%) Servlets
2 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mainframe
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) AIX
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) zOS
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) OO
3 3 (11.11%) Database Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
4 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (7.41%) OOD
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) JCL
2 3 (11.11%) REXX
3 2 (7.41%) COBOL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) OCP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.41%) HP ALM
4 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) IBM
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) BMC
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) ILOG
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy