The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.99% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.34% 4.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £575 £375 £605
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -38.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £43.00 £46.09
% change year-on-year -31.39% -6.70%  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 128 204 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 15.76% 22.34% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 160 184
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £454 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing RDBMS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Bristol

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Bristol

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Gemalto
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware