Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 137 135
Rank change year-on-year -26 -2 -20
Contract jobs citing DB2 19 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.51% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.99% 3.63% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 14
Hampshire median daily rate £320 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.42% +5.77% -22.00%
10th Percentile £317 £284 £297
90th Percentile £435 £508 £537
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £21.29
% change year-on-year - +111.37% -

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 953 551 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 25.43% 16.10% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 321 368
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.56%
10th Percentile £320 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £519 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.62% +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £18.26 £16.73 £17.00
90th Percentile £59.79 £47.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +164.71% -35.85%

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 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Hampshire

DB2
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 21 January 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
Winchester -5 2 £436 -8.32%
Fleet - 2 £328 - 1
Havant -9 1 £320 -41.82%
Portsmouth -27 1 - -
Andover - 1 £400 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £270 -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 13 (68.42%) CICS
2 12 (63.16%) Mainframe
3 9 (47.37%) COBOL
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Tandem
7 2 (10.53%) GitHub
7 2 (10.53%) zOS
7 2 (10.53%) REXX
7 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.53%) JCL
7 2 (10.53%) Middleware
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) AIX
8 1 (5.26%) Python
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) SAN
8 1 (5.26%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) Java

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 13 (68.42%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) GemFire
2 1 (5.26%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Cloudant
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
1 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.26%) Bower
1 1 (5.26%) git-flow
1 1 (5.26%) Gradle
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) Protractor
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) Spinnaker
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Backend Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) React
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) zOS
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) API Development
3 1 (5.26%) BDD
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Design Thinking
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) COBOL
2 2 (10.53%) JCL
2 2 (10.53%) REXX
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) F5
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP