Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 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)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 141 114
Rank change year-on-year +48 -27 -23
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.58% 1.03% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 4.67% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 9
North East median daily rate £330 £329 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% -8.68% +1.41%
England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +14.29%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 239 600 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.65% 22.04% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 422 311
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £575
England median daily rate £458 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 12
North East median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £20.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.93% +33.97% -30.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £15.00 £15.16
90th Percentile £22.15 £34.49 £35.20
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the North East

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in the North East

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the North East

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 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
Tyne and Wear +38 6 £330 -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North East region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) SQLPlus
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Toad
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) GIS
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
1 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) SQLPlus
4 2 (28.57%) GIS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (42.86%) Toad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) OCP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) PlateSpin
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) VMware