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 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 94 110
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16  
Contract jobs citing DB2 19 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.06% 1.15% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 5.41% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 13
Median daily rate £372 £359 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.62% -1.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +10.13% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -22.22%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 380 425 433
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 21.17% 21.26% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 293 289
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.02% +129.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 8 £275 -
Hook - 4 - -
Havant +2 3 £416 -
Portsmouth - 2 £385 -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 17 (50.00%) IBM
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) COBOL
4 13 (38.24%) Mainframe
5 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle
6 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
6 9 (26.47%) CICS
7 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
9 6 (17.65%) MySQL
9 6 (17.65%) SNMP
9 6 (17.65%) Netcool
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
10 5 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
10 5 (14.71%) Release Management
10 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
10 5 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) Network Management
10 5 (14.71%) JCL
11 4 (11.76%) OpenView
11 4 (11.76%) HP
11 4 (11.76%) RPG
11 4 (11.76%) Finance
11 4 (11.76%) Management Information System

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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 9 (26.47%) CICS
2 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SNMP
2 3 (8.82%) SMTP
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.82%) IBM BigInsights
2 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
3 2 (5.88%) Informix
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) COBOL Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Data Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Operations Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) AS400 Support
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (5.88%) NOC Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Mainframe
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (11.76%) AS400
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Reference Data
5 2 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.71%) Network Management
4 5 (14.71%) Release Management
4 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Change Control
5 4 (11.76%) Code Optimisation
5 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.82%) eTOM
6 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Service Management
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) COBOL
3 5 (14.71%) JCL
4 4 (11.76%) RPG
4 4 (11.76%) RPG IV
5 2 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
2 6 (17.65%) Netcool
3 4 (11.76%) OpenView
4 3 (8.82%) Puppet
4 3 (8.82%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.94%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (2.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) IBM
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Sun
5 2 (5.88%) Sybase
6 1 (2.94%) Google