The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 129 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% 2.03% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £388 £379 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% -3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £460 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.12% +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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
529 590 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.85% 23.29% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 372 291
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 27
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.09 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £33.55 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Birmingham -7 4 £388 -7.46% 1
Warwickshire +1 3 - -
Staffordshire -4 2 - - 2
Coventry -19 2 £375 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (52.94%) REST
3 13 (38.24%) Spring
3 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (32.35%) SAS
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) Oracle
4 11 (32.35%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (29.41%) VMware
5 10 (29.41%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) Cloudera
5 10 (29.41%) Platfora
5 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Data Architecture
5 10 (29.41%) Pentaho
5 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
5 10 (29.41%) R
5 10 (29.41%) Data Structures
5 10 (29.41%) Cloudera CDH
6 9 (26.47%) Struts
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
8 7 (20.59%) Scrum
8 7 (20.59%) HTML
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
9 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
9 6 (17.65%) Servlets
9 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) JavaScript

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (32.35%) SAS
2 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) JBoss
4 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (5.88%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) VLAN
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) FTP
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (29.41%) Cloudera CDH
3 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
3 10 (29.41%) Pentaho
4 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (5.88%) Hazelcast
7 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Ant
1 4 (11.76%) JUnit
1 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Toad
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.88%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.88%) DbUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.88%) Gradle
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) jMock
3 2 (5.88%) Mockito
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Games
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) REST
2 13 (38.24%) Spring
3 9 (26.47%) Struts
4 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
4 7 (20.59%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) Servlets
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 4 (11.76%) J2EE
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) JSP
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 3 (8.82%) Node.js
8 3 (8.82%) XML
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) EDI
9 2 (5.88%) Java EE
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
1 10 (29.41%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.88%) SCADA
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.94%) Online Games
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) AIX
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (29.41%) Data Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.82%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.82%) Workflow
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.88%) Open Source
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) R
3 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) OCPJP
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Cloudera
2 10 (29.41%) Platfora
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.94%) BEA
6 1 (2.94%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Pega
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Sybase
6 1 (2.94%) Teradata
6 1 (2.94%) Vitria