Period
to 20 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 161 130
Rank change year-on-year +2 -31 +15
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.31% 0.40% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 1.79% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 13
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -3.61% +5.73%
10th Percentile £391 £368 £360
90th Percentile £564 £422 £475
South East median daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.47% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.67 - £25.00

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 738 839 731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.72% 22.64% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 518 436
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £427 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.51% +10.06% +6.90%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £250
90th Percentile £600 £538 £528
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £405
% change year-on-year +2.86% +8.02% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £51.25 £41.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -4.60% +2.35%
10th Percentile £23.25 £21.25 £16.30
90th Percentile £60.00 £48.25 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year +18.75% +105.37% -45.13%

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

DB2
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

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

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

DB2
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 August 2019. 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
Portsmouth +5 8 £525 -
Basingstoke +1 1 £408 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 9 (81.82%) AIX
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Replication
4 6 (54.55%) High Availability
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Veritas
5 5 (45.45%) Ingres
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (45.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Strategic Roadmap
5 5 (45.45%) Architectural Design
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) HACMP
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Google
8 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (9.09%) jBPM
8 1 (9.09%) Connectrix
8 1 (9.09%) Maximo
8 1 (9.09%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Publishing
8 1 (9.09%) Firewall

DB2
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 1 (9.09%) Hyperledger
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Connectrix
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Ingres
3 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Storage Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Database Architect
3 2 (18.18%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
1 1 (9.09%) jBPM
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) OLE
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WSDL
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) HACMP
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) AIX
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) Architectural Design
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) Strategic Roadmap
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (9.09%) nmon
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
1 1 (9.09%) Perfmon
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat