Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 91 66
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 6 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.40% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 2.71% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 40
Reading median daily rate - £356 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% -13.64%
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £469 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% -1.32% +58.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 248 221 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.30% 14.84% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 102 231
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -3.03% +9.93%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £288
90th Percentile £538 £624 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
% change year-on-year +4.42% +1.75% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 19
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.45 £9.75 £28.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.24 £9.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +70.95% -36.67% -25.93%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Reading

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Reading