Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 February 2018 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 59
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 6 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.38% 2.23% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 6.70% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 7
Lancashire median daily rate £320 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +18.18% -48.84%
10th Percentile £302 £275 £253
90th Percentile £367 £454 £445
North West median daily rate £355 £350 £333
% change year-on-year +1.43% +5.26% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Lancashire median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
North West median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 108 194 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 24.83% 33.28% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 140 170
Lancashire median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £260 £263 £205
90th Percentile £528 £551 £512
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 30
Lancashire median hourly rate £53.00 £42.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% +3.07% +10.14%
10th Percentile £42.40 £26.59 £35.00
90th Percentile £69.07 £57.50 £69.07
North West median hourly rate £43.05 £38.50 £39.38
% change year-on-year +11.82% -2.22% +25.40%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Lancashire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Lancashire

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Lancashire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Chorley - 2 £330 -
RDBMS
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Complex ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WCF

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) WinForms
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Complex ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau