Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 70 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 -16
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.20% 1.43% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 5.47% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £495 £472 £331
90th Percentile £600 £583 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -0.48% +40.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 159 311 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.09% 26.16% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 240 172
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £325 £293 £275
90th Percentile £645 £575 £533
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £31.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +101.43% +0.03%
10th Percentile £15.15 £15.80 £10.40
90th Percentile £41.25 £46.20 £24.06
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 10 £550 +4.76% 1
DB2
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Sybase
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 4 (40.00%) DataStage
4 4 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) JCL
5 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) CICS

DB2
Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) DataStage
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (80.00%) Perl
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk