The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 53 47 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 -15  
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.43% 0.94% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% 3.62% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £348 £370 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.08% -29.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £16.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +193.75% -59.49%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 108 138 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 23.13% 26.04% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 99 78
Median daily rate £363 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £800 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in South Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield +1 2 £348 -6.08%
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 2 (40.00%) CICS
3 2 (40.00%) zOS
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) JCL
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) CICS
1 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) SUSE
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JCL
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) SAP