The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 96 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 45 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.28% 2.46% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 3
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£375 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
RDBMS
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
716 610 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.12% 20.95% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 321 465
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 33
Average hourly rate £67.00 £40.57 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.14% +84.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
Manchester +9 18 £400 +34.22% 9
Cheshire +20 10 £375 +30.43% 5
Merseyside +8 9 £338 -3.57% 3
Lancashire - 3 - - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 59 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (50.85%) Oracle
3 21 (35.59%) Linux
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) Java
6 17 (28.81%) SQL
7 14 (23.73%) Perl
7 14 (23.73%) Windows
7 14 (23.73%) Data Management
7 14 (23.73%) Degree
8 13 (22.03%) Web Services
9 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
9 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
9 12 (20.34%) Apache
10 11 (18.64%) ETL
10 11 (18.64%) CSS
10 11 (18.64%) AIX
10 11 (18.64%) ITIL
10 11 (18.64%) Migration
10 11 (18.64%) jQuery
11 10 (16.95%) Spring
11 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
11 10 (16.95%) EJB
11 10 (16.95%) Sun
11 10 (16.95%) HP
11 10 (16.95%) BMC
12 9 (15.25%) Swing
12 9 (15.25%) MVC
12 9 (15.25%) Red Hat

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (20.34%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) NetWeaver
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.69%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (10.17%) DB2
5 6 (10.17%) SAP BW
6 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.39%) Big Data
7 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.69%) StreamInsight
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.69%) QlikView
8 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Data Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.78%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) UNIX Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Java Programmer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Basis Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) Web Services
3 11 (18.64%) CSS
3 11 (18.64%) jQuery
4 10 (16.95%) EJB
4 10 (16.95%) Spring
5 9 (15.25%) JSF
5 9 (15.25%) Swing
5 9 (15.25%) YUI
6 8 (13.56%) EJB 3.0
7 7 (11.86%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Basis
9 4 (6.78%) Middleware
10 3 (5.08%) .NET
11 2 (3.39%) JDBC
11 2 (3.39%) ODBC
11 2 (3.39%) Java SE
11 2 (3.39%) Java EE
11 2 (3.39%) GWT
11 2 (3.39%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Firmware
3 2 (3.39%) Open Source
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) GIS
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Life Science
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) AIX
4 5 (8.47%) UNIX
5 4 (6.78%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Data Management
2 11 (18.64%) Migration
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) ETL
3 9 (15.25%) MVC
3 9 (15.25%) Web Development
3 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
3 9 (15.25%) Metadata Management
4 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.86%) ERP
5 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.17%) CRM
6 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.17%) Validation
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.08%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) Perl
4 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) CCNP
3 4 (6.78%) CCNA
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) OCP
5 2 (3.39%) OCA
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.39%) OCAJ
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Sun
2 10 (16.95%) HP
2 10 (16.95%) BMC
3 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.25%) TIBCO
4 8 (13.56%) SAP
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.86%) Talend
6 6 (10.17%) NetApp
7 4 (6.78%) Nortel
7 4 (6.78%) Avaya
7 4 (6.78%) Cisco
7 4 (6.78%) IBM
8 3 (5.08%) EMC
8 3 (5.08%) Sybase
8 3 (5.08%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.39%) ESRI
10 1 (1.69%) Northgate
10 1 (1.69%) Capita
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