Period
to 15 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 15 October 2021 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 58 111
Rank change year-on-year -25 +53 +19
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 16 4 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.11% 0.67% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 2.76% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 5
10th Percentile £423 £380 £357
25th Percentile £425 £384 £404
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £389 £425
Median % change year-on-year +18.89% -8.47% +14.86%
75th Percentile £500 £395 £475
90th Percentile £545 £398 £490
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 243 145 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.84% 24.29% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 91 297
10th Percentile £306 £250 £269
25th Percentile £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £532 £438 £494
90th Percentile £598 £500 £550
England median daily rate £525 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
10th Percentile £28.84 £16.78 £14.00
25th Percentile £30.98 £23.56 £14.28
Median hourly rate £35.38 £36.25 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.41% +101.39% -55.00%
75th Percentile £40.61 £50.06 £24.75
90th Percentile £43.24 £57.53 £48.00
England median hourly rate £34.50 £26.48 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.29% -11.73% -

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 October 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -15 11 £463 - 4
Northamptonshire -4 4 £453 +19.71% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) ETL
4 8 (50.00%) Azure
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
5 7 (43.75%) Power Platform
5 7 (43.75%) Social Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Data Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) Data Lake
6 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) DevOps
7 5 (31.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
8 4 (25.00%) Data Security
9 3 (18.75%) Ab Initio

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Power Platform
3 5 (31.25%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) AWS
4 2 (12.50%) Fivetran
4 2 (12.50%) Snowflake
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (6.25%) Coveralls
5 1 (6.25%) GCP
5 1 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
3 6 (37.50%) Data Lake
4 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
6 3 (18.75%) HBase
6 3 (18.75%) Impala
6 3 (18.75%) Metadata
6 3 (18.75%) Metadata Repository
6 3 (18.75%) Power BI
6 3 (18.75%) Spark SQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (43.75%) Social Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Data Architect
2 4 (25.00%) DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Ab Initio Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics Architect
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Django
1 1 (6.25%) Flask
1 1 (6.25%) JDBC
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SAML
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.25%) Blog
1 1 (6.25%) CMDB
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (37.50%) Data Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (25.00%) Data Security
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Data Management
6 3 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (18.75%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (18.75%) HDFS
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Data Guard
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Ab Initio
2 3 (18.75%) Cloudera
2 3 (18.75%) Teradata
3 2 (12.50%) Databricks
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow