The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 56 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 16 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.05% 0.27% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.19% 1.27% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £500 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +104.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
RDBMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 157 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.08% 21.51% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 114 85
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £524 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Birmingham region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Birmingham region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (86.21%) SQL
3 24 (82.76%) Oracle
4 20 (68.97%) Windows
4 20 (68.97%) Oracle Database
5 17 (58.62%) Java
6 16 (55.17%) HTML
6 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
6 16 (55.17%) XML
6 16 (55.17%) WebLogic
6 16 (55.17%) JSP
6 16 (55.17%) Servlets
6 16 (55.17%) Spring
7 15 (51.72%) Toad
8 14 (48.28%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) OO
8 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
9 13 (44.83%) Oracle OWB
9 13 (44.83%) Unix
9 13 (44.83%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (41.38%) ClearQuest
10 12 (41.38%) Eclipse
10 12 (41.38%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (41.38%) Struts
10 12 (41.38%) JUnit
10 12 (41.38%) J2EE
10 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
10 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
10 12 (41.38%) JIRA
10 12 (41.38%) Defect Tracking

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 16 (55.17%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (68.97%) Oracle Database
3 13 (44.83%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (44.83%) Oracle OWB
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.79%) DB2
7 1 (3.45%) JasperReports
7 1 (3.45%) OLTP
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Toad
2 12 (41.38%) ClearQuest
2 12 (41.38%) Eclipse
2 12 (41.38%) JIRA
2 12 (41.38%) JUnit
3 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
3 11 (37.93%) Maven
3 11 (37.93%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (34.48%) Ant
4 10 (34.48%) Artifactory
5 5 (17.24%) PVCS
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Lead Architect
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Architect
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Business Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Server Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
1 16 (55.17%) JSP
1 16 (55.17%) Servlets
1 16 (55.17%) Spring
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
3 12 (41.38%) J2EE
3 12 (41.38%) Struts
4 10 (34.48%) Apache CXF
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) JMS
5 4 (13.79%) Middleware
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (10.34%) OC4J
7 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
7 1 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) OO
2 12 (41.38%) Defect Tracking
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) OOP
3 10 (34.48%) UML
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) ITSM
4 9 (31.03%) Service Management
5 7 (24.14%) MVC
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
8 2 (6.90%) ETL
8 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
9 1 (3.45%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
4 11 (37.93%) C++
4 11 (37.93%) VB
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.34%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 12 (41.38%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (24.14%) OCPJP
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) BEA
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Pega
2 4 (13.79%) Sybase
2 4 (13.79%) Vitria
3 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO