Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 118 149
Rank change year-on-year -15 +31 +6
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 20 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 1.03% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.22% 4.24% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 5
Manchester median daily rate £392 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £320 £300
90th Percentile £527 £499 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -37.14% -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 622 684 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.94% 24.40% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 507 519
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £305 £293 £268
90th Percentile £547 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Manchester median hourly rate £24.75 £15.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.74% -44.95% +10.68%
10th Percentile £16.70 £11.09 £14.38
90th Percentile £33.50 £19.11 £36.00
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £32.26
% change year-on-year -17.16% +30.96% -14.54%

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 16 January 2019.

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) PHP
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (30.00%) Puppet
6 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (30.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) MySQL
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) Ansible
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Terraform
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 4 (20.00%) BDD

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 2 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Progress Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.00%) Sensu
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) React
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) PySpark
4 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Task Automation
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Python
8 1 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (5.00%) Scala
8 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.00%) VB
8 1 (5.00%) VB6
8 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 5 (25.00%) Ansible
2 5 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Progress
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata