The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.46% - 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.70% - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £250 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +9.67% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% -22.22%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 149 129 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 30.98% 17.53% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 75 80
Median daily rate £425 £388 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +13.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £336 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £51.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in West Sussex

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in West Sussex

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in West Sussex

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Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Gatwick - 4 £250 -
Crawley - 3 £440 -
DB2
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DB2.

1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) VB
4 6 (46.15%) Replication
4 6 (46.15%) Clustering
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) MCDBA
4 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (46.15%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (46.15%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) NAS
4 6 (46.15%) High Availability
4 6 (46.15%) Change Control
4 6 (46.15%) PMO

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (30.77%) FileNet
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) NAS
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
1 9 (69.23%) Relational Database
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) Power BI
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Couchbase
6 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
7 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (7.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ERwin
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Administrator
2 6 (46.15%) Senior DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Senior SQL DBA
2 6 (46.15%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 6 (46.15%) SQL DBA
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (38.46%) Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Data Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (23.08%) ETL Architect
4 3 (23.08%) XML Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Netezza Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Teradata Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) WSDL
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) XML Messaging
1 3 (23.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
1 6 (46.15%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (46.15%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) Database Mirroring
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Logical Data Model
2 6 (46.15%) Physical Data Model
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Data Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) Data Security
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCDBA
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PMO
2 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Cognos
2 4 (30.77%) Netezza
2 4 (30.77%) Teradata
3 3 (23.08%) Informatica
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) MapR
5 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Vignette