The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DB2 UDB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DB2 UDB over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
England / London
Rank - 435 408
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.023% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.094% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £493 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £415 £350
% change year-on-year +32.53% +18.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DB2 UDB 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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4865 5318 5065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.99% 24.03% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3516 3811 3505
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 37 40
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +88.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £18.10 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DB2 UDB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing DB2 UDB as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 UDB in London

DB2 UDB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 UDB in London

DB2 UDB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 UDB in London

DB2 UDB
Top 5 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 UDB 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 London region with a requirement for DB2 UDB.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Korn

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl