Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 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 > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 140 151
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11 -45
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 31 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.10% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.56% 0.68% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 7
Manchester median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £284 £300 £312
90th Percentile £500 £600 £665
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 680 730 839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.08% 23.31% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 511 525
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £270 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £517
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 £28.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.95% +10.68% +5.10%
10th Percentile £11.09 £14.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £19.11 £36.00 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.25 £29.01 £37.75
% change year-on-year +45.63% -23.15% +16.15%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Salford - 1 £430 - 2
Stockport - 1 - - 1
RDBMS
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) NoSQL
4 22 (70.97%) Java
5 18 (58.06%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (51.61%) Spring
6 16 (51.61%) Maven
6 16 (51.61%) SOA
6 16 (51.61%) Spring Security
6 16 (51.61%) Docker
6 16 (51.61%) Kibana
6 16 (51.61%) Thymeleaf
7 14 (45.16%) Spring Cloud
7 14 (45.16%) AOP
8 12 (38.71%) Spring Boot
9 9 (29.03%) Zipkin
9 9 (29.03%) Consul
9 9 (29.03%) BDD
9 9 (29.03%) TDD
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) JIRA
11 5 (16.13%) C#
11 5 (16.13%) .NET
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Migration
12 4 (12.90%) JMeter
12 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) VB.NET

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 3 (9.68%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (74.19%) NoSQL
3 18 (58.06%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.23%) Big Data
6 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) DTS
6 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Maven
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) Gatling
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) JMeter
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Automation Tester
3 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Tester
4 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
6 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Spring
1 16 (51.61%) Spring Security
1 16 (51.61%) Thymeleaf
2 14 (45.16%) Spring Cloud
3 12 (38.71%) Spring Boot
4 5 (16.13%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) REST
5 3 (9.68%) WinForms
6 2 (6.45%) WPF
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Life Science
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) SOA
3 14 (45.16%) AOP
4 9 (29.03%) BDD
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
6 4 (12.90%) Business Transformation
6 4 (12.90%) Kanban
6 4 (12.90%) Microservices
6 4 (12.90%) Regression Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.68%) Refactoring
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Kibana
2 9 (29.03%) Consul
2 9 (29.03%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Talend
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com