The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 43 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.53% 1.85% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £29.25
RDBMS
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
79 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.29% 17.09% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 33 23
Average daily rate £400 £285 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Netezza
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Netezza