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 24 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 8 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.57% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 2.30% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Median daily rate £394 £398 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -8.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 £125.00
% change year-on-year
- -66.80%

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
446 652 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.52% 24.91% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 382 281
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 13
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +24 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 £405 -
Birmingham 0 2 £394 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) REST
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) DB2
8 4 (19.05%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) Informix
8 4 (19.05%) Cognos
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (19.05%) Informatica
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 4 (19.05%) Automotive
8 4 (19.05%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) Teradata
8 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis

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 2 (9.52%) SAS
1 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) FTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) Telnet
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (19.05%) DB2
4 4 (19.05%) Informix
4 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
5 3 (14.29%) Hazelcast
5 3 (14.29%) MS Access
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.52%) Data Mart
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.76%) GIS
7 1 (4.76%) MySQL
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ant
1 2 (9.52%) Gradle
1 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) DbUnit
2 1 (4.76%) jMock
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Mockito
2 1 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 3 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Teradata Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) GIS Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Principal Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Spring
2 7 (33.33%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Struts
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 2 (9.52%) EDI
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Servlets
6 2 (9.52%) SOAP
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) CSS
7 1 (4.76%) JDBC
7 1 (4.76%) JMX
7 1 (4.76%) JSP
7 1 (4.76%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) SCADA
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) SOLID
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Business Development
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCITP
1 1 (4.76%) MCTS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Cognos
2 4 (19.05%) Informatica
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Teradata
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Netezza
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow