Period
to 19 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 April 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 East > Kent
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - +63 -
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.66% - 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% - 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Kent median daily rate £525 - £565
South East median daily rate £459 £475 £394
% change year-on-year -3.42% +20.63% -3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +27.78% +52.54% -

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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 110 90 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.18% 18.79% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 104
Kent median daily rate £440 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +12.59% -6.90%
10th Percentile £308 £309 £201
90th Percentile £625 £549 £442
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £410
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.71% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +13.10% +162.50% -39.62%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Kent

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Kent

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
West Malling - 1 £525 -
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Break/Fix
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) npm
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Database Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Break/Fix
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware