The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 / South West
Rank 129 114 134
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 11 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.83% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% 3.96% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 7
Median daily rate £330 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £430 £602
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 South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 458 606 728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.63% 20.95% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 438 525
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £15.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the South West

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Devon -2 4 £330 +2.32% 2
Bristol -1 3 £575 +53.33% 4
Somerset +1 2 £325 -24.63% 2
Wiltshire +1 2 - - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 23 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
4 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (21.74%) AIX
8 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (21.74%) PeopleTools
9 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (17.39%) IBM
9 4 (17.39%) C
9 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.35%) QlikView
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) PeopleTools
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) CSS
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) SAML
3 2 (8.70%) WCF
3 2 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) AIX
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Front End Development
2 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) Release Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PeopleCode
5 3 (13.04%) SQR
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SANS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Shibboleth
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (17.39%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) Gemalto
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
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