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 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.37% 1.53% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% 5.48% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £355 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +10.13% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 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 71 73 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 26.39% 27.97% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 50
Median daily rate £304 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) Documentum
1 1 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Document Controller
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Document Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management