The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 43 33
Rank change year-on-year -14 -10  
Contract jobs citing DB2 18 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.43% 2.86% 5.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.00% 11.95% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Median daily rate £388 £375 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -2.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £355 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £395 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +11.60% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 150 159 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 20.24% 23.95% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 69 94
Median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Milton Keynes

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DB2.

1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (38.46%) MySQL
5 10 (38.46%) Banking
6 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
7 8 (30.77%) Unix
7 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (26.92%) YAML
8 7 (26.92%) Task Automation
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) DB2 UDB
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) Python
9 6 (23.08%) Change Management
9 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (23.08%) Ansible
10 5 (19.23%) User Experience
10 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
10 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
10 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) IIS

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Confluence
3 3 (11.54%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (11.54%) LiveCycle
3 3 (11.54%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Staffware
1 4 (15.38%) Temenos T24
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) ATM
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 10 (38.46%) MySQL
3 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (26.92%) DB2 UDB
5 6 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
2 3 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) DBA
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) DB2 DBA
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Finance Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Process Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) YAML
2 4 (15.38%) Spring
2 4 (15.38%) Spring Boot
3 3 (11.54%) Spring Cloud
4 2 (7.69%) ODBC
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Unix
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) zOS
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Task Automation
3 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
4 5 (19.23%) Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) BPMN
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 3 (11.54%) Kanban
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
2 7 (26.92%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) APMG
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) ILOG
2 3 (11.54%) Temenos
3 2 (7.69%) BMC
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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