Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 December 2018 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 89 109
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20 -5
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 2 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.62% 0.22% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 1.16% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 37
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +10.71% +8.11%
10th Percentile £278 £366 £292
90th Percentile £574 £399 £493
North East median daily rate £325 £388 £344
% change year-on-year -16.13% +12.73% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 202 173 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.85% 18.74% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 120 361
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £427 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.75% +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £286 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
North East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 £18.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.76% -27.45% +7.37%
10th Percentile £46.25 £11.65 £15.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £22.15 £35.20
North East median hourly rate £47.50 £18.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +156.76% -15.91% +8.37%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing DB2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 6 £325 -16.13% 1
DB2
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) GitLab
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) GitLab
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) MVS
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) VME
2 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) SFIA
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) HP