The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 100 114 133
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +19
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 32 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.59% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.81% 2.89% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £279 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.52% -20.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £350 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- +29.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
665 554 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.99% 20.45% 25.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 301 462
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £210
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 13 11 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.57 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +57.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £17.30 £18.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £40.57 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
RDBMS
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 17 £400 +46.78% 4
Merseyside +8 7 £375 +7.14% 1
Lancashire -7 5 - - 3
Cheshire +3 2 - - 3
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 28 (60.87%) Oracle
3 18 (39.13%) Java
4 12 (26.09%) Data Management
4 12 (26.09%) Degree
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
5 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
5 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 11 (23.91%) Web Services
5 11 (23.91%) ITIL
6 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 10 (21.74%) ETL
6 10 (21.74%) Migration
6 10 (21.74%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) Spring
7 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 8 (17.39%) EJB
8 8 (17.39%) SQL
8 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 8 (17.39%) Metadata Management
9 7 (15.22%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (15.22%) JSF
9 7 (15.22%) UNIX
9 7 (15.22%) SAP
9 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.22%) Swing
9 7 (15.22%) CRM
9 7 (15.22%) TIBCO

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (10.87%) Apache
1 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.87%) NetWeaver
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SAP ERP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.17%) Academy Housing
3 1 (2.17%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SMTP
1 2 (4.35%) CTI
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle Database
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (10.87%) SAP BW
6 5 (10.87%) DB2
7 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.35%) Big Data
9 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (2.17%) MySQL
9 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.52%) Selenium
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.17%) Maven
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Consultant
5 7 (15.22%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Administrator
7 4 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.35%) Java Programmer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) HTML
1 11 (23.91%) Web Services
2 10 (21.74%) jQuery
3 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) EJB
5 7 (15.22%) Swing
5 7 (15.22%) JSF
5 7 (15.22%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
7 4 (8.70%) CSS
7 4 (8.70%) .NET
7 4 (8.70%) SAP Basis
8 3 (6.52%) JDBC
9 2 (4.35%) SOAP
9 2 (4.35%) ODBC
9 2 (4.35%) GWT
9 2 (4.35%) Java EE 5
9 2 (4.35%) Java SE
9 2 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) LIMS
4 1 (2.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Data Management
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) ETL
3 10 (21.74%) Migration
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 8 (17.39%) Metadata Management
5 7 (15.22%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) ERP
6 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.04%) Validation
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.52%) Change Management
9 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (17.39%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) CCNP
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) OCP
5 2 (4.35%) OCA
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (4.35%) OCAJ
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB
6 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) RHEV
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.22%) TIBCO
3 7 (15.22%) SAP
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.04%) NetApp
4 6 (13.04%) Talend
5 4 (8.70%) Nortel
5 4 (8.70%) Avaya
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) Sybase
6 3 (6.52%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) BMC
7 1 (2.17%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (2.17%) JBoss
7 1 (2.17%) Sun
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) ESRI
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