The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 March 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 2.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +168.57% -55.69%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 55 81 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 19.03% 29.45% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 46
Median daily rate £325 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £37.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 - £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 - £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Leicestershire