Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 82 111
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 4 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.33% 0.45% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 2.34% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 37
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £675 £343 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +97.08% +7.03% -
10th Percentile £664 £305 £246
90th Percentile £686 £396 £440
North East median daily rate £675 £343 £320
% change year-on-year +97.08% +7.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £28.50
North East median hourly rate - - £28.50

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 219 171 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.80% 19.13% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 111 380
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £395 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +13.83% -16.69%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £246
90th Percentile £600 £556 £507
North East median daily rate £390 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +0.65% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 34
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.93% +30.23%
North East median hourly rate - £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year - -33.93% +51.60%

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

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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

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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 25 September 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 -12 3 £675 +97.08% 3
DB2
North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML

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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) MVS
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) VME
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SFIA
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP