Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.45% 0.98% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 4.31% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £290 £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.18% +27.50% -
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £400 £430
% change year-on-year -23.13% -6.98% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - -

DB2 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 145 209 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 21.01% 22.79% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 149 116
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +21.54%
10th Percentile £281 £225 £250
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £16.09 £18.00
% change year-on-year +156.37% -10.61% -48.57%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 6 £350 -8.50%
DB2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Derivative
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Data Guard
2 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Service Management
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Coaching
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
1 9 (90.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Metrics
1 9 (90.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat