Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 130 141
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -38
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 1.15% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 4.61% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 17
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £420 £334 £325
90th Percentile £543 £575 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £525 £375
% change year-on-year -0.48% +40.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 720 889 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.85% 24.94% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 604 816
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.27% +6.86%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £523 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £21.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +21.07% +9.38%
10th Percentile £13.24 £13.50 £8.80
90th Percentile £24.90 £31.50 £41.22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 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
Leeds -4 3 £520 +4.00% 1
Halifax +10 1 £425 -5.56%
Pudsey -1 1 £450 +0.11%
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £450 -
DB2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) JCL
3 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) COBOL
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

DB2
Co-occurring 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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 Support
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) HACMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP