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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 26 52 21
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 22 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.01% 0.97% 5.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.00% 5.68% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 8
Average daily rate
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£375 - £336
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 £23.15 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+29.57% -4.05%
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
100 88 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.78% 17.02% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 55 30
Average daily rate £375 £379 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +26.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £625 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £46.00 £23.15 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.70% -22.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £23.15 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £23.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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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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
Blackpool - 15 £375 -
Preston +6 3 £200 - 1
RDBMS
North West

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (74.19%) Migration
3 14 (45.16%) VME
3 14 (45.16%) Data Conversion
3 14 (45.16%) COBOL
4 13 (41.94%) QA
4 13 (41.94%) Automated Testing
5 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
5 11 (35.48%) Oracle
6 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
7 9 (29.03%) Data Structures
7 9 (29.03%) ETL
8 8 (25.81%) SAS
8 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (25.81%) Informatica
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) Business Objects
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) Solaris
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Data Security
9 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) ERP
10 6 (19.35%) UML
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) .NET
10 6 (19.35%) HTML

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (25.81%) SAS
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) ResourceLink
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Test Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Information Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) XML
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Data Conversion
2 9 (29.03%) Data Structures
3 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) Private Cloud
3 6 (19.35%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) VME
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Solaris
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Migration
2 13 (41.94%) Automated Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) ETL
5 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Data Security
6 6 (19.35%) ERP
6 6 (19.35%) UML
6 6 (19.35%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.45%) Logistics
9 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Metadata Management
10 1 (3.23%) Data Mapping
10 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) COBOL
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Informatica
2 8 (25.81%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.23%) Talend
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP