Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 130 151
Rank change year-on-year -3 +21 -28
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 17 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.57% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.51% 1.51% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 6
Manchester median daily rate £350 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +38.46% +4.84%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £311
90th Percentile £503 £543 £363
North West median daily rate £345 £360 £325
% change year-on-year -4.17% +10.77% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £41.50

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 677 661 726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.57% 23.91% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 421 441
Manchester median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £289 £263 £261
90th Percentile £575 £524 £525
North West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Manchester median hourly rate £34.36 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.79% +19.44% -28.00%
10th Percentile £12.28 £17.95 £16.50
90th Percentile £56.13 £31.40 £29.48
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +72.73% -31.25% +14.29%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 -
RDBMS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) JIRA
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
5 6 (35.29%) QA
5 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) JMeter
6 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 5 (29.41%) Scrum
6 5 (29.41%) Selenium
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
6 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) GitHub
6 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (29.41%) Gatling
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) Confluence
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Refactoring

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 4 (23.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) GitHub
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) HBase
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
2 5 (29.41%) Gatling
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (29.41%) JMeter
2 5 (29.41%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) AccuRev
3 1 (5.88%) ERwin
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Automation Tester
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Tester
2 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Backend Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source Architect
4 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Backend Developer
4 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS3
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Security
4 1 (5.88%) Thymeleaf
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) BDD
2 5 (29.41%) Kanban
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) TDD
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
2 5 (29.41%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
3 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Java 8
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.88%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Tableau