The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - - 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +10.13% -5.00%  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 70 94 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 19.28% 24.42% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 69 44
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £315 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Dojo
4 2 (28.57%) Struts2
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (42.86%) JBoss
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Lombardi
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DB2 Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Dojo
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Struts
2 2 (28.57%) Struts2
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) JTA
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) AOP
2 1 (14.29%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) CMMI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) JCL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Chordiant
3 1 (14.29%) Kony
3 1 (14.29%) Sencha
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase