The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 198 216
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Contract jobs citing DB2 48 69 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.00% 3.67% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 29
Median daily rate £395 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1602 1878 1716
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 20.22% 19.97% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1208 1048
Median daily rate £403 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 31
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.63% +4.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £54.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

DB2
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in the South East

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in the South East over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in the South East

DB2
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in the South East

DB2
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Hampshire +5 14 £375 -18.91%
Buckinghamshire -9 12 £550 +46.66%
Berkshire +28 9 - -
West Sussex - 7 £413 - 1
Surrey -5 3 £400 -5.88%
Kent - 2 £325 - 3
East Sussex +2 1 £525 +75.00%
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for DB2.

1 54 (43.55%) SQL
2 42 (33.87%) Linux
3 41 (33.06%) Finance
4 37 (29.84%) IBM
5 31 (25.00%) Oracle
6 29 (23.39%) Windows
7 26 (20.97%) WebSphere
8 24 (19.35%) AIX
9 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
9 23 (18.55%) Migration
10 21 (16.94%) VMware
10 21 (16.94%) Hadoop
11 20 (16.13%) Data Modelling
12 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (14.52%) Mainframe
13 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (13.71%) TDD
14 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
14 16 (12.90%) ETL
14 16 (12.90%) Big Data
15 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (11.29%) SC Cleared
16 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
16 14 (11.29%) NoSQL
16 14 (11.29%) COBOL
16 14 (11.29%) Java
16 14 (11.29%) ITIL
16 14 (11.29%) Citrix
17 13 (10.48%) XML
17 13 (10.48%) SAP

DB2
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 26 (20.97%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.06%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (5.65%) CICS
3 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (4.03%) IIS
6 4 (3.23%) Commerce Server
6 4 (3.23%) NetWeaver
6 4 (3.23%) SAS
7 3 (2.42%) Apache
7 3 (2.42%) Confluence
7 3 (2.42%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.61%) FileNet
8 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server 2007
9 1 (0.81%) Drupal
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.81%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Temenos T24
2 4 (3.23%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 3 (2.42%) Fredhopper
3 3 (2.42%) Staffware
4 2 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.81%) Maximo
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) SMTP
2 7 (5.65%) SAN
3 3 (2.42%) LDAP
3 3 (2.42%) NAS
4 2 (1.61%) ATM
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) Telnet
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.94%) Hadoop
3 16 (12.90%) Big Data
4 14 (11.29%) NoSQL
5 12 (9.68%) Apache Hive
5 12 (9.68%) HBase
6 10 (8.06%) Impala
6 10 (8.06%) Sqoop
7 9 (7.26%) Neo4j
8 8 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.45%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.65%) IBM BigInsights
9 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.84%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (4.03%) MySQL
12 4 (3.23%) DB2 UDB
12 4 (3.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (2.42%) JIRA
3 3 (2.42%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.81%) Ant
4 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.81%) GitLab
4 1 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 41 (33.06%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Banking
3 7 (5.65%) Retail
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Electronics
5 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Architect
4 11 (8.87%) Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) DBA
6 9 (7.26%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.65%) COBOL Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.84%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Administrator
9 6 (4.84%) DB2 DBA
10 5 (4.03%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Hadoop Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Security Specialist
11 4 (3.23%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) SAP Basis Consultant
11 4 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.48%) XML
2 11 (8.87%) Web Services
3 9 (7.26%) .NET
3 9 (7.26%) JSON
3 9 (7.26%) Middleware
4 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 8 (6.45%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.84%) HTML
5 6 (4.84%) LINQ
5 6 (4.84%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (4.03%) CSS
7 4 (3.23%) SAP Basis
8 3 (2.42%) Ajax
8 3 (2.42%) Worklight
9 2 (1.61%) SOAP
9 2 (1.61%) WSDL
9 2 (1.61%) XSD
10 1 (0.81%) ODBC
10 1 (0.81%) WCF
10 1 (0.81%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Mainframe
2 11 (8.87%) AS400
2 11 (8.87%) iSeries
3 8 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 8 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 7 (5.65%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (3.23%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.42%) Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.42%) Replication
8 2 (1.61%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.81%) Blog
9 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.87%) Linux
2 29 (23.39%) Windows
3 24 (19.35%) AIX
4 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (8.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (8.87%) Unix
6 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.84%) zOS
8 3 (2.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.81%) MVS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.55%) Migration
2 20 (16.13%) Data Modelling
3 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.71%) TDD
5 16 (12.90%) ETL
6 14 (11.29%) ITIL
7 13 (10.48%) Data Management
7 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.48%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.68%) MapReduce
9 10 (8.06%) Change Management
9 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.26%) Data Analysis
10 9 (7.26%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (5.65%) Network Design
12 7 (5.65%) Project Management
12 7 (5.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.55%) SQL
2 14 (11.29%) COBOL
2 14 (11.29%) Java
3 12 (9.68%) JCL
4 10 (8.06%) Scala
5 7 (5.65%) C#
6 6 (4.84%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.42%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) C++
8 2 (1.61%) Python
8 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) LotusScript
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) SC Cleared
1 14 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.65%) Degree
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.42%) APMG
4 3 (2.42%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.03%) GDPR
2 5 (4.03%) QA
3 3 (2.42%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.06%) HDFS
3 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.45%) XenApp
4 8 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) Oozie
1 10 (8.06%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.65%) Puppet
2 7 (5.65%) QRadar
2 7 (5.65%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.81%) Control-M
4 1 (0.81%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (29.84%) IBM
2 31 (25.00%) Oracle
3 21 (16.94%) VMware
4 14 (11.29%) Citrix
5 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
5 13 (10.48%) SAP
6 11 (8.87%) Ab Initio
6 11 (8.87%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (6.45%) Hitachi
7 8 (6.45%) HP
7 8 (6.45%) Wyse
8 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
8 7 (5.65%) Teradata
9 6 (4.84%) Cloudera
9 6 (4.84%) Hortonworks
10 4 (3.23%) BMC
10 4 (3.23%) Cognos
10 4 (3.23%) Netezza
11 3 (2.42%) Adobe
11 3 (2.42%) Temenos
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