Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 8 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.80% 1.58% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.42% 8.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £358
% change year-on-year +9.09% +15.38% -31.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.63 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year -59.71% - -

RDBMS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 95 119 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.40% 18.77% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 68 60
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61% -1.90%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £229
90th Percentile £576 £625 £603
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +4.71% +13.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -55.48% +7.64% -1.37%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Bedfordshire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RDBMS in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Bedfordshire

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Bedfordshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +13 7 £450 +9.09%
Bedford -2 1 - -
RDBMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) OOP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) CMDB
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
5 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
5 3 (37.50%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Kafka
5 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
5 3 (37.50%) Artifactory
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (37.50%) Ansible
5 3 (37.50%) Docker
5 3 (37.50%) HDFS
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Kudu
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Impala
2 3 (37.50%) OLTP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Artifactory
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) MSBuild
1 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Kafka
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
1 3 (37.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Data Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flume
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
1 3 (37.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (37.50%) Oozie
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Google