Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 63 117
Rank change year-on-year -9 +54 +17
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 14 5 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.17% 0.68% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 4.03% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 8
10th Percentile £395 £365 £400
25th Percentile £425 £388 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% +37.04%
75th Percentile £497 £475 £504
90th Percentile £545 " £515
England median daily rate £525 £525 £510
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 210 124 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.57% 16.92% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 77 374
10th Percentile £296 £225 £266
25th Percentile £360 £310 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
75th Percentile £525 £500 £484
90th Percentile £628 £575 £538
England median daily rate £518 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +3.50% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
10th Percentile £23.48 £18.92 £14.00
25th Percentile £24.96 £29.88 £14.21
Median hourly rate £27.42 £48.15 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -43.05% +167.50% -55.00%
75th Percentile £38.09 £51.58 £28.68
90th Percentile £44.48 £53.63 £44.40
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +6.00% -16.67% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -8 10 £450 - 2
Northamptonshire -6 3 £453 +13.13% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 6 (42.86%) Data Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (42.86%) Power Platform
4 6 (42.86%) Social Skills
5 5 (35.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Security
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
7 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Data Lake
7 3 (21.43%) Java

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 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Azure
2 6 (42.86%) Power Platform
3 5 (35.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (7.14%) AWS
4 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (7.14%) Coveralls
4 1 (7.14%) Fivetran
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Serverless
4 1 (7.14%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) Data Lake
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
4 2 (14.29%) Impala
4 2 (14.29%) Metadata
4 2 (14.29%) Metadata Repository
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI
4 2 (14.29%) Spark SQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
2 4 (28.57%) DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Architect
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Django
1 1 (7.14%) Flask
1 1 (7.14%) JDBC
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) ODBC
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) Blog
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Data Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Data Guard
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Ab Initio
2 2 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Databricks
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow