The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 25 April 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)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.02% 2.26% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.63% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £381
% change year-on-year +2.66% -1.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £43.00 £46.09
% change year-on-year -45.93% -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 Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 51 46 108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 26.02% 17.36% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 72
Median daily rate £350 £400 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £1,846 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.25 £38.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.77% +19.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.91% -6.15%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Somerset

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Somerset

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Bath +2 2 £325 -21.21%
RDBMS
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Star Schema
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP