Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 October 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 76 104
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.89% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 3.51% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £225 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +2.27% -45.00%
10th Percentile £325 £105 £212
90th Percentile £560 £419 £270
East of England median daily rate £388 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +13.97% -9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year +54.55% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 179 285 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.09% 25.49% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 163 206
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £278 £233 £263
90th Percentile £492 £488 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.78 £28.75 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.63% +23.66% +3.33%
10th Percentile £15.60 £17.63 £14.23
90th Percentile £18.53 £40.88 £47.08
East of England median hourly rate £30.75 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -14.58% +14.29% +10.53%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Cambridgeshire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Cambridgeshire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in Cambridgeshire

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Cambridgeshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
Cambridge -1 3 £425 - 1
Peterborough -13 2 £350 +218.18% 1
RDBMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Finance

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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%) Mule
1 1 (20.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) RSpec
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSON Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Swagger
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Service Design
5 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Clojure
5 1 (20.00%) Dart
5 1 (20.00%) Elixir
5 1 (20.00%) Erlang
5 1 (20.00%) ES6
5 1 (20.00%) Haskell
5 1 (20.00%) Kotlin
5 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Rust
5 1 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle