The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 104 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 1.71% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £210 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +26.27%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
291 351 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.84% 21.04% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 196 172
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £19.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £14.50 £12.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £19.50 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Lotus
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) LotusScript
5 2 (25.00%) Maven
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Ant
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) ODBC
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (25.00%) IBM Domino
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Access
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Ant
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Domino Developer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) ODBC
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) LotusScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle