Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 119 134
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -30
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.76% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 2.99% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Leeds median daily rate £520 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +42.86% -17.65%
10th Percentile £473 £338 £325
90th Percentile £556 £600 £393
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £488 £375
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 583 669 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.12% 25.47% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 473 631
Leeds median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £296 £281
90th Percentile £538 £527 £515
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -17.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £24.50 £13.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +21.07% +9.38%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Leeds

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Leeds

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DB2.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Data Ingestion
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle