The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 51 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.68% 0.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
140 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.35% 24.00% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 56 38
Average daily rate £450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.06 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.60% -54.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Preston +5 2 £500 -
Blackpool - 2 £400 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
RDBMS
North West

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (58.62%) Migration
3 16 (55.17%) COBOL
4 15 (51.72%) VME
4 15 (51.72%) Data Conversion
5 14 (48.28%) QA
5 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
6 10 (34.48%) Oracle
7 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
9 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) UML
10 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) Java
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
11 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) XML
11 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.79%) IBM
12 3 (10.34%) ERP
12 3 (10.34%) MS Excel

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.45%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Test Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) Java SE
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE 5
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Data Conversion
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) VME
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Migration
2 14 (48.28%) Automated Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Test Scripting
4 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.34%) ERP
8 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 3 (10.34%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
9 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
10 1 (3.45%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) COBOL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) VC++
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) OCP
4 1 (3.45%) OCA
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.45%) Talend
3 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco