Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 5 June 2020 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 90 94
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 0 1 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.077% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.42% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +3.03%
West Midlands median daily rate £688 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +44.74% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 153 236 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 23.68% 18.11% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 160 229
Median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +5.81%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £305
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -9.09% +39.68%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -14.89% -6.00%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Birmingham

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for RDBMS in Birmingham

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Birmingham