The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 21 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.40% 2.15% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.75% 7.14% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£363 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.38% -
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
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 56 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.80% 30.11% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 12
Average daily rate £388 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £218 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £443 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.00
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 Chester

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) BMC
4 5 (55.56%) Sun
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) YUI
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) Informix
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) WSDL
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) J2EE
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) JUnit
6 3 (33.33%) JDBC
6 3 (33.33%) Servlets

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (44.44%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Mockito
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Introscope
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) YUI
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) Servlets
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSL
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Catalyst
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) PowerMock
3 3 (33.33%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Online Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) AIX
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) BMC
2 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Perforce
4 2 (22.22%) Compuware
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