The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 98 107 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.15% 1.39% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Median daily rate - £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £16.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +193.75% -59.49%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 347 433 531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 25.44% 22.59% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 315 355
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £17.33 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £23.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

DB2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in West Yorkshire

DB2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in West Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Leeds +4 2 - - 2
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 18 (72.00%) IBM
2 11 (44.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) CICS
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) zOS
3 10 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) DevOps
3 10 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 9 (36.00%) CA Endevor
5 8 (32.00%) OMEGAMON
5 8 (32.00%) Syncsort
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (32.00%) iPad
5 8 (32.00%) Splunk
5 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
5 8 (32.00%) CA
5 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (32.00%) CA Service Virtualization
6 7 (28.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 7 (28.00%) SAP
6 7 (28.00%) Data Quality
6 7 (28.00%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (20.00%) OLTP
7 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (20.00%) HACMP
7 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (40.00%) CICS
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) DB2 UDB
1 7 (28.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (20.00%) OLTP
3 1 (4.00%) DataStage
3 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JBehave
1 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DB2 DBA
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Data Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Data Quality Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) DB2 Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Build Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) z/OS Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) JMS
1 2 (8.00%) OSGi
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (32.00%) iPad
3 5 (20.00%) HACMP
3 5 (20.00%) Replication
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) zOS
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ETL
2 10 (40.00%) DevOps
2 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (32.00%) Functional Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Information Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) CA Endevor
2 8 (32.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (32.00%) OMEGAMON
3 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) CA
2 8 (32.00%) Splunk
2 8 (32.00%) Syncsort
3 7 (28.00%) SAP
4 5 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
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