The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 61 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.89% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 4.40% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
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£363 £450 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.38% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £450 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
144 182 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.51% 20.34% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 96 81
Average daily rate £350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -56.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 3 £363 -19.38% 3
Warrington - - - - 2
Daresbury - - - -
RDBMS
North West

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) AIX
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) BMC
5 5 (45.45%) Sun
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 4 (36.36%) YUI
6 4 (36.36%) Apache
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Informix
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) WSDL
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (27.27%) JAX-RPC
7 3 (27.27%) JUnit
7 3 (27.27%) J2EE
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) JDBC
7 3 (27.27%) Servlets

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) Informix
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Mockito
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Introscope
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) YUI
3 3 (27.27%) WSDL
3 3 (27.27%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) JDBC
3 3 (27.27%) Servlets
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) XSL
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) PowerMock
3 3 (27.27%) JAX-RS
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Online Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) AIX
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) BMC
2 5 (45.45%) Sun
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Perforce
4 2 (18.18%) Compuware
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