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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 135 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.75% 1.03% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 4.39% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 4
Median daily rate £365 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £505 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £23.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
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
831 865 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.15% 23.43% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 555 366
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 19
Median hourly rate £20.50 £33.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +62.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £18.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -4 18 £394 +5.00% 1
Manchester -13 5 £415 +90.80% 8
Cheshire -8 3 £325 -10.34% 2
Merseyside -1 2 £275 +228.35% 3
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 56 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 45 (80.36%) Oracle
3 43 (76.79%) Oracle Database
4 32 (57.14%) Java
5 28 (50.00%) Linux
6 23 (41.07%) C
6 23 (41.07%) COBOL
6 23 (41.07%) Shell Script
6 23 (41.07%) Micro Focus
6 23 (41.07%) Tuxedo
6 23 (41.07%) Bash Shell
7 22 (39.29%) Clustering
8 11 (19.64%) C#
9 10 (17.86%) .NET
10 9 (16.07%) Windows
10 9 (16.07%) XML
11 8 (14.29%) C++
11 8 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
12 7 (12.50%) SQL
12 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 7 (12.50%) VC++
12 7 (12.50%) IBM
13 6 (10.71%) OO
14 5 (8.93%) Unix
14 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.93%) Requirements Management
14 5 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (41.07%) Tuxedo
2 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) IBM Domino
3 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.57%) Liferay
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.79%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.79%) SSL
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 43 (76.79%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.57%) JasperReports
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) GIS
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) MySQL
7 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.57%) TestNG
4 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) JBehave
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Electronics
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (10.71%) DBA
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Administrator
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Database Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Domino Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Information Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Tester
6 2 (3.57%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) XML
3 3 (5.36%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) Ajax
4 2 (3.57%) Apache POI
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.57%) J2EE
4 2 (3.57%) Middleware
4 2 (3.57%) ODBC
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (3.57%) Rendezvous
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.79%) ArcObjects
5 1 (1.79%) CSS3
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Unix
4 3 (5.36%) AIX
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.71%) OO
2 5 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (8.93%) Requirements Management
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL
4 3 (5.36%) MVC
4 3 (5.36%) TDD
5 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.57%) Automation Testing
5 2 (3.57%) BDD
5 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
5 2 (3.57%) Data Mapping
5 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Migration
5 2 (3.57%) Open Source
5 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Web Development
5 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) Bash Shell
2 23 (41.07%) C
2 23 (41.07%) COBOL
2 23 (41.07%) Shell Script
3 11 (19.64%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) C++
5 7 (12.50%) SQL
5 7 (12.50%) VC++
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) VB
7 3 (5.36%) VB6
8 2 (3.57%) LotusScript
8 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.79%) Go
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) Oracle
2 23 (41.07%) Micro Focus
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) Lotus
6 2 (3.57%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) ESRI
7 1 (1.79%) Nintex