Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 August 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 46 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 -19 +8
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.40% 1.03% 5.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 2.92% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Liverpool median daily rate - £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 132 171 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 26.14% 35.33% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 102 56
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +7.86% -
10th Percentile £270 £288 £220
90th Percentile £475 £501 £510
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.53% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +21.89% -
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £16.23
% change year-on-year -40.00% +38.63% -

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Liverpool

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP BW Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP