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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 66 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 13 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.31% 0.63% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.91% 3.27% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
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£381 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +11.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -1.35%
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
265 153 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.79% 19.17% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 87 75
Average daily rate £450 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
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 28 April 2015.

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
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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 7 £375 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
RDBMS
North West

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) JDBC
3 8 (53.33%) Servlets
3 8 (53.33%) J2EE
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) XSL
3 8 (53.33%) Mockito
3 8 (53.33%) PowerMock
3 8 (53.33%) Web Application Development
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 8 (53.33%) Spring
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
4 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) JAX-RS
4 7 (46.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Internet
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (46.67%) JAX-RPC

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (46.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (46.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) HTTP
1 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (46.67%) Informix
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) MySQL
6 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Mockito
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) Cucumber
2 7 (46.67%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Introscope
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
5 2 (13.33%) DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) Spring
2 8 (53.33%) J2EE
2 8 (53.33%) JDBC
2 8 (53.33%) Servlets
2 8 (53.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) XSL
2 8 (53.33%) PowerMock
3 7 (46.67%) JAX-RS
3 7 (46.67%) WSDL
3 7 (46.67%) JAX-RPC
3 7 (46.67%) SOAP
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 7 (46.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Online Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) SUSE
2 2 (13.33%) Debian
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) TDD
1 8 (53.33%) Web Application Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (13.33%) Compuware
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
5 2 (13.33%) Perforce
6 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix