The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 114 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 24 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 1.06% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 8
Median daily rate £394 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £361 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £395 £350
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
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
585 660 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.19% 21.49% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 455 485
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
Median hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.55 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Bristol - 11 £375 - 2
Somerset - 6 £431 - 2
Devon +1 3 £320 -17.41% 2
Gloucestershire +2 1 £400 +11.88% 2
Wiltshire -1 1 £400 -
Dorset - 1 £450 - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 South West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 59 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
2 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (59.32%) HTML
4 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
5 32 (54.24%) CSS
6 31 (52.54%) SQL
7 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
7 25 (42.37%) Scrum
8 24 (40.68%) C#
9 22 (37.29%) .NET
10 21 (35.59%) MVC
11 20 (33.90%) Web Services
12 19 (32.20%) Java
13 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
13 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
13 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
15 15 (25.42%) WCF
16 14 (23.73%) Dojo
16 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
16 14 (23.73%) User Experience
17 13 (22.03%) Microservices
17 13 (22.03%) Finance
18 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (20.34%) RabbitMQ
18 12 (20.34%) REST
19 11 (18.64%) HTML5
19 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
20 10 (16.95%) RESTful

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
1 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
1 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.69%) SAS
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) IPsec
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (57.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.56%) QlikView
4 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.47%) MySQL
5 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.69%) Big Data
9 1 (1.69%) HBase
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Electronics
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) .NET Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Java Web Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Designer
6 5 (8.47%) Migration Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) HTML
2 32 (54.24%) CSS
3 22 (37.29%) .NET
4 20 (33.90%) Web Services
5 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
5 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (25.42%) WCF
7 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
7 14 (23.73%) Dojo
8 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (20.34%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (20.34%) REST
9 11 (18.64%) HTML5
10 10 (16.95%) RESTful
10 10 (16.95%) XML
11 7 (11.86%) Hibernate
11 7 (11.86%) JPA
11 7 (11.86%) JSP
11 7 (11.86%) RichFaces
11 7 (11.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) Scrum
3 21 (35.59%) MVC
4 16 (27.12%) Software Engineering
5 13 (22.03%) Microservices
6 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.95%) Migration
7 10 (16.95%) Web Development
8 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
9 8 (13.56%) Build Automation
9 8 (13.56%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (13.56%) ETL
9 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
9 8 (13.56%) High Availability
9 8 (13.56%) Integration Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
10 7 (11.86%) Process Management
10 7 (11.86%) UML
11 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
11 6 (10.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (62.71%) JavaScript
2 31 (52.54%) SQL
3 24 (40.68%) C#
4 19 (32.20%) Java
5 18 (30.51%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) C
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) IBM
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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