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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 80 89 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 19 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.28% 0.50% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.37% 2.31% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 10
Median daily rate £400 £350 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £329 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £392 £450
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 354 347 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 23.92% 21.51% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 209 201
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £34.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.42% -37.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £13.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £26.60 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in the East Midlands

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +6 9 £394 +26.00% 1
Derbyshire -1 9 £408 +16.42%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 38 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (57.89%) Oracle
4 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Manufacturing
5 16 (42.11%) DHCP
5 16 (42.11%) DNS
5 16 (42.11%) Siemens
5 16 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 16 (42.11%) Virtual Servers
6 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
6 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 11 (28.95%) HP
8 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (23.68%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Degree
10 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
10 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Migration
10 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Server Building
11 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
11 7 (18.42%) SQL
11 7 (18.42%) Java
11 7 (18.42%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) JPA
11 7 (18.42%) Spring

RDBMS
Top Related 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 1 (2.63%) Apache
1 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.63%) JBoss
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) BASE24
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) DHCP
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) ATM
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.53%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Gradle
1 5 (13.16%) IntelliJ
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) JProfiler
1 5 (13.16%) JUnit
2 2 (5.26%) VersaTest
General
1 22 (57.89%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Architect
1 10 (26.32%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Project Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Technical Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) BASE24 Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) BASE24 Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
1 7 (18.42%) JPA
1 7 (18.42%) Spring
2 6 (15.79%) Ajax
2 6 (15.79%) J2EE
2 6 (15.79%) jQuery
2 6 (15.79%) SOAP
2 6 (15.79%) XML
3 5 (13.16%) JSON
3 5 (13.16%) XSLT
4 3 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) EJB
6 1 (2.63%) JMS
6 1 (2.63%) JSP
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) Servlets
6 1 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) EFT
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
1 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (36.84%) TOGAF
3 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
3 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (18.42%) OO
4 7 (18.42%) Server Building
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.16%) Information Assurance
6 5 (13.16%) RAD
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Product Management
7 4 (10.53%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Java
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 16 (42.11%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) Siemens
3 11 (28.95%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) VMware
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) Perforce
7 4 (10.53%) Thales
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) Kony
8 1 (2.63%) Sybase