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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 57 68 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.14% 0.55% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.29% 2.66% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£375 £295 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -19.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
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
170 188 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.49% 20.68% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 110
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.57 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.85% +78.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 2014. 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 - 7 £375 - 1
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Warrington - - - -
RDBMS
North West

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Sun
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) BMC
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) YUI
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (9.09%) AOP
8 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) YUI
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Spring.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
4 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 1 (9.09%) Kanban
2 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
2 1 (9.09%) Scrum
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) AOP
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Sun
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) BMC
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) IBM