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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.43% - 2.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% - 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +168.57% -55.69%  

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 Slough with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26 21 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 18.57% 9.68% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 20
Median daily rate £425 £353 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.56% -29.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 28 March 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP