Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 105 110
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.085% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 0.56% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Wales median daily rate £550 £550 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +78.86% +66.22%
10th Percentile £525 £525 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £320
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £36.14 £28.00
% change year-on-year -3.15% +29.07% -19.42%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 356 358 517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.27% 25.19% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 261 389
Wales median daily rate £388 £435 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.92% +27.01% -2.14%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 11
Wales median hourly rate £18.75 £55.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.91% +86.44% +41.49%
10th Percentile £16.75 £16.88 £17.71
90th Percentile £23.24 £61.25 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £31.31 £28.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +11.82% -2.61% +15.00%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Wales

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Wales

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Wales

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 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
South Wales +12 1 £550 -
DB2
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle