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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 August 2022 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 of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 129 129 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 -34 +75
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 2 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.089% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 0.54% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
10th Percentile - £521 £353
25th Percentile £525 £534 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £558 £575
Median % change year-on-year +3.14% -3.04% +37.07%
75th Percentile £647 £579 £622
90th Percentile £731 £592 £684
England median daily rate £600 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.69%

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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 365 369 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.52% 16.45% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 239 236
10th Percentile £348 £205 £310
25th Percentile £413 £313 £371
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £430 £450
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -4.44% -
75th Percentile £638 £525 £538
90th Percentile £707 £613 £603
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 8
10th Percentile £22.44 £11.25 £19.79
25th Percentile £32.25 £12.75 £21.53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.49 £22.20
Median % change year-on-year +32.13% +19.35% -26.02%
75th Percentile £51.79 £30.00 £27.41
90th Percentile £65.61 £53.73 £44.55
England median hourly rate £40.73 £26.99 £25.30
% change year-on-year +50.91% +6.69% -27.72%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex - 2 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
Norfolk - 2 £725 -
Suffolk - 1 £600 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) AWS Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Data Pipeline
5 2 (28.57%) Metadata
5 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Decision-Making
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) Kafka
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
6 1 (14.29%) IaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Step Functions
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
3 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Metadata
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 1 (14.29%) Looker
4 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Parquet
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
4 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (14.29%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
1 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Data Strategist
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Pipeline
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Decision-Making
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software
3 1 (14.29%) VMware