Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 37 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 -1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 6 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.33% 4.33% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 13.08% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 2
Lancashire median daily rate £325 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.62% -6.67% +111.76%
10th Percentile £303 £288 £408
90th Percentile £437 £488 £513
North West median daily rate £430 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +4.88% -0.61% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +6.88% -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.13% +6.88% -

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 122 214 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 27.05% 33.08% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 141 161
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £206
90th Percentile £615 £544 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 13
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £39.00 £23.30 £28.79
90th Percentile £67.26 £67.45 £41.60
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +22.14% -12.50% +45.45%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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 - 2
RDBMS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
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%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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%) ETL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
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 2 (33.33%) 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%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
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%) Complex ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
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%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau