The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 68 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.44% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.62% 2.15% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
RDBMS
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
185 233 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.15% 20.46% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 170 104
Median daily rate £410 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.86 - £10.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Perforce
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 2 (33.33%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) TKPROF
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Teradata
5 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSDE
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (16.67%) Introscope
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JProfiler
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Mockito
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) PowerMock
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Compuware
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata