The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 June 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 / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.29% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.41% 1.47% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £475 £415 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% +90.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £249 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £515 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £36.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -52.77% -44.61%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 284 340 334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 20.30% 19.03% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 206 230
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £249 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Manchester

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) AccuRev
4 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (44.44%) WPF
5 4 (44.44%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) WCF
6 3 (33.33%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Spring
7 2 (22.22%) Java EE
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) JPA
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) OO

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) AccuRev
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) Gradle
4 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Leader
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) WinForms
2 4 (44.44%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) JPA
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) COM
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
5 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Perforce
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