The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.25% 4.00% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 33.33% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -1.36%  
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 Knutsford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 11 9 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 13.75% 12.00% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 11
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
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 Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Knutsford

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 Knutsford region with a requirement for DB2.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) JCL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) JTA
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) ISPF
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) JTA
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) AOP
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Kony
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago