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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 131 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 14 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.23% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 1.07% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 14
Median daily rate £388 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £296 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +29.00%
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
591 657 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 21.56% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 471 499
Median daily rate £361 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Median hourly rate £38.75 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.95 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £39.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 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 31 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
Devon +1 6 £320 -17.41% 2
Bristol - 3 £425 - 4
Somerset - 2 £431 - 1
Wiltshire -4 1 £400 -
Dorset -10 1 £375 +36.36%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 49 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
4 25 (51.02%) CSS
5 19 (38.78%) Web Services
5 19 (38.78%) SQL
5 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) Java
7 15 (30.61%) C#
8 13 (26.53%) Scrum
8 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 13 (26.53%) RESTful
9 12 (24.49%) MVC
9 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
9 12 (24.49%) Web Development
10 11 (22.45%) N-Tier
10 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
10 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (22.45%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
10 11 (22.45%) Build Automation
10 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
11 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
11 10 (20.41%) Migration
12 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
13 8 (16.33%) Finance
13 8 (16.33%) WCF
13 8 (16.33%) QlikView

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 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.16%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) SAS
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (51.02%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) QlikView
4 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (6.12%) MySQL
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Java Web Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Data Migration Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Designer
4 5 (10.20%) Migration Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 25 (51.02%) CSS
3 19 (38.78%) Web Services
4 13 (26.53%) .NET
4 13 (26.53%) RESTful
5 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET
5 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.33%) WCF
7 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.24%) Dojo
7 6 (12.24%) XML
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (10.20%) HTML5
8 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (10.20%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) Apache Camel
9 3 (6.12%) JPA
9 3 (6.12%) JSP
9 3 (6.12%) RichFaces
9 3 (6.12%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.24%) User Experience
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Scrum
3 12 (24.49%) MVC
3 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
3 12 (24.49%) Web Development
4 11 (22.45%) Build Automation
4 11 (22.45%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (22.45%) Front End Development
4 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.41%) Migration
6 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
7 7 (14.29%) ETL
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
8 6 (12.24%) SDLC
9 5 (10.20%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.20%) Data Mapping
9 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 15 (30.61%) C#
5 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) C
7 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 3 (6.12%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau