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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 114 71
Rank change year-on-year +58 -43  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.35% 0.98% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 4.75% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £310 £328 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.34% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £36.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -52.77% -44.61%  

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 91 337 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.99% 20.67% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 208 149
Median daily rate £450 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 33 3
Median hourly rate - £30.58 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +59 1 £310 -5.34% 2
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) OCP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle