Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 159 169
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 -46
Contract jobs citing DB2 18 56 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.41% 1.02% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 4.12% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 24
Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +40.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £416 £360 £325
90th Percentile £600 £576 £450
England median daily rate £468 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -12.77% +51.42% -11.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 979 1359 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.22% 24.74% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 928 1111
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.88% +10.52%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
England median daily rate £453 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.63% -18.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.30 £9.20
90th Percentile £37.85 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +15.75%

DB2
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DB2 in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DB2 in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DB2 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DB2 in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DB2 in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire +8 10 £550 +4.76% 1
West Yorkshire -15 8 £450 -5.26% 2
DB2
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Waterfall
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) Sybase
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) Python
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) Perl
5 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Ansible
7 5 (27.78%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) DataStage
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) JCL
9 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
9 3 (16.67%) COBOL
9 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
10 2 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) Project Planning

DB2
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (22.22%) DataStage
4 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data
5 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DB2 Support
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Waterfall
3 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (27.78%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (22.22%) Data Transformation
6 2 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) COBOL
3 3 (16.67%) JCL
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) Sybase
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) SAP