The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 24 April 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.31% 0.25% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.56% 1.59% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £550 - £438
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 £34.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +35.25% -13.12%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 64 63 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.81% 16.03% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 38
Median daily rate £388 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £32.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -38.64%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Warwickshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Warwickshire

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Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £550 -
DB2
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Informix
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
2 3 (75.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Netezza
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (25.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Informix
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Transformation
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
2 3 (75.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware