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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 139 124 112
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -12
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 5 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.90% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 3.78% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 16
Median daily rate £400 £450 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
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
605 793 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.29% 23.72% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 586 417
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 7
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +44.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.50 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £100.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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
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 28 August 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 -7 4 £400 -11.11% 5
Dorset - 1 £325 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
7 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (30.00%) N-Tier
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (20.00%) User Experience

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 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) CICS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Web Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (35.00%) WCF
5 6 (30.00%) RESTful
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
3 6 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (30.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Process Management
5 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica