The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 5.21% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 29.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
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 Swindon with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 33 58 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 9.54% 17.79% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 43 35
Median daily rate £428 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Swindon

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM