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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England / North East
Rank - 57 55
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 0 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 1.73% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 7.98% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £310 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £43.00 £46.09
% change year-on-year -31.39% -6.70%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 170 188 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 23.13% 21.63% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 122 102
Median daily rate £410 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% +16.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £700 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the North East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle 11i
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) Release Management
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Data Guard
5 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) IBM
7 1 (10.00%) NHS
7 1 (10.00%) DataStage
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (10.00%) DB2
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

RDBMS
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) DataStage
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) DBA
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DataStage Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Unix DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (70.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau