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 23 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 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 - 421
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% - 0.009%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.020% - 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £359
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 4922 4937 5577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.80% 22.82% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3577 3645 3918
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 51
Median hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +25.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £16.75 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £100.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 UDB in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 UDB in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line

DB2 UDB
Co-occurring 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
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase ASE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase