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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 108 104 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 14 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.27% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.25% 1.41% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Average daily rate £370 £435 £216
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +101.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £125.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-68.00% +327.35%
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
622 425 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.37% 19.24% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 245 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +91.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 3 - -
Staffordshire -3 3 £370 -11.90% 1
Shropshire - 3 £485 - 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) Oracle
5 11 (34.38%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 7 (21.88%) XML
8 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
8 7 (21.88%) Subversion
9 6 (18.75%) VB6
9 6 (18.75%) Workflow
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (18.75%) WinForms
9 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.75%) Games
9 6 (18.75%) VB
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
9 6 (18.75%) Unix
9 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 6 (18.75%) Online Games
9 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (15.63%) Apache Hive
5 5 (15.63%) Big Data
5 5 (15.63%) Impala
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.38%) MySQL
6 3 (9.38%) Pentaho
7 2 (6.25%) DataStage
7 2 (6.25%) Ingres
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Games
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Database Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) DataStage Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Hadoop Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Ingres DBA
5 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) XML
3 6 (18.75%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) Ajax
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.25%) REST
5 2 (6.25%) XSLT
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 6 (18.75%) Online Games
2 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
1 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
1 6 (18.75%) Workflow
2 5 (15.63%) Analytics
2 5 (15.63%) Big Data Analytics
2 5 (15.63%) Data Analytics
2 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
2 5 (15.63%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) Validation
4 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) ETL
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 6 (18.75%) VB
5 6 (18.75%) VB6
6 5 (15.63%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) Scala
7 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.38%) Ruby
9 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) HDFS
2 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.13%) Platfora
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