Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 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 > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 40 48
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.35% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 1.16% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Slough median daily rate £650 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £469 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% -1.32% +51.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 97 86 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.77% 27.48% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 55 50
Slough median daily rate £425 £325 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -4.76% +9.20%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £250
90th Percentile £575 £470 £479
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Slough median hourly rate - - £18.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £13.83
% change year-on-year +57.89% -31.32% -31.69%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Slough

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Slough

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region with a requirement for DB2.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) SQL

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) SAP