The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 91 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 10 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 1.10% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 3.67% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 1
Median daily rate £475 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.27%
RDBMS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
358 409 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.92% 29.99% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 286 222
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.53% -31.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 24 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (75.00%) Linux
3 15 (62.50%) MySQL
4 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 10 (41.67%) Informix
6 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 9 (37.50%) Java
7 9 (37.50%) Perl
8 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
8 7 (29.17%) JUnit
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) Games
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) JSON
8 7 (29.17%) BDD
8 7 (29.17%) High Availability
8 7 (29.17%) TDD
8 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
8 7 (29.17%) Maven
9 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) VMware

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) FWSM
3 3 (12.50%) BGP
3 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) HSRP
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) VRRP
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) VXLAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (62.50%) MySQL
3 10 (41.67%) Informix
4 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.67%) DB2
4 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (12.50%) Redis
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JUnit
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Hudson
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (29.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Reference Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
1 7 (29.17%) JSON
1 7 (29.17%) Spring
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (8.33%) ELK Stack
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Kafka
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
6 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.17%) IBM XIV
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
6 1 (4.17%) RIA
6 1 (4.17%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) BDD
2 7 (29.17%) High Availability
2 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Data Management
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
3 7 (29.17%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNP
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) MBA
3 2 (8.33%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) CCDE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCSP
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) collectd
1 4 (16.67%) Graphite
1 4 (16.67%) Nagios
1 4 (16.67%) Opsview
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Cacti
3 2 (8.33%) Icinga
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Sybase
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed