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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 138 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.56% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 2.43% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 19
Median daily rate £320 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.97 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-16.21% +24.53%
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
623 741 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.49% 23.12% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 555 443
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 11
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.05 £19.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £43.43 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.77% +14.00%

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 24 July 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 +6 4 £320 -26.85%
Bristol -3 2 £400 -13.97% 3
Dorset -3 1 £375 +36.36%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
4 16 (51.61%) C#
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
6 13 (41.94%) MVC
7 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
8 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
8 10 (32.26%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) Scrum
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
10 7 (22.58%) Java
10 7 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (22.58%) REST
10 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (22.58%) Dojo
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (22.58%) User Experience
10 7 (22.58%) Microservices
11 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
11 6 (19.35%) RESTful
11 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
11 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing

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 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) QlikView
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) DataStage
6 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java Web Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Azure Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Principal .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) CSS
1 18 (58.06%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (32.26%) WCF
5 9 (29.03%) Web Services
6 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (22.58%) Dojo
6 7 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (22.58%) REST
7 6 (19.35%) HTML5
7 6 (19.35%) RESTful
8 1 (3.23%) XML
8 1 (3.23%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (32.26%) Scrum
5 7 (22.58%) Microservices
6 6 (19.35%) Build Automation
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
6 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Process Management
6 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (9.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 16 (51.61%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Java
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica