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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 131 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 20 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 1.06% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 4.77% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 8
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£388 £375 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £548 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 - £43.00
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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
801 671 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.70% 22.17% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 376 302
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 12
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 £10.66 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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
Lancashire +12 7 £388 - 5
Cheshire -6 3 £363 - 1
Merseyside -20 1 £88 -76.66% 1
Manchester -25 1 £285 -28.75% 6
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RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 73 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 32 (43.84%) SQL
3 31 (42.47%) Migration
4 28 (38.36%) Oracle
5 21 (28.77%) HTML
6 20 (27.40%) Java
6 20 (27.40%) Windows
7 19 (26.03%) Linux
7 19 (26.03%) ETL
8 18 (24.66%) COBOL
8 18 (24.66%) Web Services
9 17 (23.29%) Automated Testing
9 17 (23.29%) Integration Testing
9 17 (23.29%) VME
9 17 (23.29%) Data Conversion
10 16 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (20.55%) XML
11 15 (20.55%) QA
12 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
13 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
13 12 (16.44%) CSS
13 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
14 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
14 11 (15.07%) .NET
14 11 (15.07%) Data Structures
15 10 (13.70%) SDLC
15 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (13.70%) Solaris
16 9 (12.33%) SAS
16 9 (12.33%) MySQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (12.33%) SAS
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) Apache
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (6.85%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.11%) JBoss
6 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.74%) CMS
7 1 (1.37%) Tuxedo
7 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) ResourceLink
1 1 (1.37%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) PaaS
2 1 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Internet
2 5 (6.85%) HTTP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) SSL
4 2 (2.74%) SNMP
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) SMTP
4 2 (2.74%) Extranet
4 2 (2.74%) SSH
5 1 (1.37%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle Database
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.33%) MySQL
6 8 (10.96%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.85%) Informix
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.11%) Big Data
10 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.74%) MS Access
10 2 (2.74%) DB2
11 1 (1.37%) OLAP
11 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) JIRA
2 6 (8.22%) Selenium
2 6 (8.22%) Mockito
3 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.85%) JUnit
4 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.37%) Introscope
6 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Test Manager
2 12 (16.44%) Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Data Architect
5 7 (9.59%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) HTML
2 18 (24.66%) Web Services
3 15 (20.55%) XML
4 12 (16.44%) CSS
5 11 (15.07%) .NET
6 8 (10.96%) J2EE
6 8 (10.96%) Servlets
7 7 (9.59%) SOAP
8 6 (8.22%) Spring
8 6 (8.22%) JDBC
8 6 (8.22%) XSL
8 6 (8.22%) PowerMock
9 5 (6.85%) JAX-RS
9 5 (6.85%) RESTful
9 5 (6.85%) Catalyst
9 5 (6.85%) WSDL
9 5 (6.85%) JAX-RPC
9 5 (6.85%) JSON
10 4 (5.48%) Middleware
10 4 (5.48%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Data Conversion
2 11 (15.07%) Data Structures
3 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
5 7 (9.59%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.74%) NHS
6 2 (2.74%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.37%) CMDB
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 19 (26.03%) Linux
3 17 (23.29%) VME
4 10 (13.70%) Solaris
5 7 (9.59%) AIX
6 4 (5.48%) UNIX
6 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) SUSE
7 2 (2.74%) Debian
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Migration
2 19 (26.03%) ETL
3 17 (23.29%) Automated Testing
3 17 (23.29%) Integration Testing
4 14 (19.18%) Test Scripting
5 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.70%) SDLC
6 9 (12.33%) Open Source
6 9 (12.33%) Data Management
6 9 (12.33%) Data Security
7 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.59%) Data Analysis
8 7 (9.59%) Web Development
8 7 (9.59%) ERP
8 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (9.59%) TDD
8 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.59%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) Java
3 18 (24.66%) COBOL
4 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.22%) Perl
6 6 (8.22%) PHP
7 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) C#
10 1 (1.37%) VB
10 1 (1.37%) VBA
10 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.37%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.37%) OCP
4 1 (1.37%) OCA
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) PMP
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Informatica
3 8 (10.96%) HP
4 7 (9.59%) Sun
5 6 (8.22%) BMC
6 5 (6.85%) IBM
6 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.11%) VMware
8 2 (2.74%) Sybase
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.37%) Remedy
9 1 (1.37%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.37%) Perforce
9 1 (1.37%) Citrix
9 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.37%) SAP
9 1 (1.37%) Compuware
9 1 (1.37%) Talend
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 - £500+ per day
Posted: 27 days ago