Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 10 December 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 13 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.46% 1.97% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.66% 9.00% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Devon median daily rate £375 £390 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +14.71% -
South West median daily rate £375 £438 £355
% change year-on-year -14.29% +23.24% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Devon with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 122 100 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 23.11% 21.88% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 51
Devon median daily rate £380 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £205
90th Percentile £550 £514 £494
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Devon median hourly rate £6.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -85.00% +14.29% -27.08%
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -14.47%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Devon

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Devon

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Devon over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in Devon

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Devon

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Exeter -4 8 £550 +29.41% 2
Plymouth - 1 - -
RDBMS
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 8 (61.54%) RESTful
6 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
6 6 (46.15%) JSON
6 6 (46.15%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
6 6 (46.15%) XML
6 6 (46.15%) HTTP
6 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
7 5 (38.46%) Spring
8 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
8 4 (30.77%) WordPress
8 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) C#
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) VB
8 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (30.77%) HTML5
8 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 4 (30.77%) Xamarin

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (30.77%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) Power BI
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Automation Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Tester
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate
3 4 (30.77%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) CoreNLP
7 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
7 1 (7.69%) Keras
7 1 (7.69%) Swagger
7 1 (7.69%) TensorFlow
7 1 (7.69%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Graphic Design
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Exploratory Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) BC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Xamarin