The median contractor rate for a DB2 DBA was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Database Administrator
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 - 262
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 12 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% - 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £419
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £358
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7222 8372 8994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.55% 95.03% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4233 4992 5132
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 381 432
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

DB2 DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured DB2 DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 DBA in the South East

DB2 DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 DBA in the South East

DB2 DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 DBA in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 DBA in the South East

DB2 DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 DBA in the South East

DB2 DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 5 £650 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
DB2 DBA
England

DB2 DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, DB2 DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring DB2 DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (62.50%) DB2 UDB
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) AIX
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) SAP
6 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 4 (25.00%) YAML
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Python
8 4 (25.00%) Security Management
8 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) Replication
11 1 (6.25%) Billing
11 1 (6.25%) Document Management
11 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (6.25%) WebSphere

DB2 DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (62.50%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
5 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Security Management
2 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Shell Script
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) Vignette