The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 28 April 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 43 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 1.03% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 5.68% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £422
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £34.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +35.25% -13.12%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 97 88 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.72% 18.18% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 55 69
Median daily rate £338 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year -4.61% +0.61%  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for DB2.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) UDDI
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Ant
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Flex
3 4 (57.14%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Struts2
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Unix

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
1 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Ant
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Applications Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Flex
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Struts2
3 4 (57.14%) UDDI
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) XML Schema
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
1 2 (28.57%) HP Storage
1 2 (28.57%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) JSP 440
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (28.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (28.57%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
1 2 (28.57%) BEA
1 2 (28.57%) BMC
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) Opsware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow