Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 187 167
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 -19
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 22 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.38% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 1.77% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 37
South West median daily rate £355 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £313 £314 £263
90th Percentile £474 £536 £475
England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £43.43
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 South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1095 1241 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.49% 21.37% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 860 1146
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £281 £257 £263
90th Percentile £530 £525 £500
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 38
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -18.80% +11.76%
10th Percentile £14.55 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.75 £56.53
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +16.67%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 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
Bristol -8 12 £365 -8.75% 1
Devon 0 6 £340 +6.25%
Dorset +12 4 - - 1
Gloucestershire +17 2 £454 - 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £423 -43.67%
Somerset -8 1 £315 -14.29% 1
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) N-Tier
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) MySQL
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Web Development
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) User Experience
8 6 (21.43%) IaaS
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 6 (21.43%) RESTful
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (21.43%) PaaS
8 6 (21.43%) Build Automation
8 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) ETL
8 6 (21.43%) HTTP

RDBMS
Co-occurring 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 5 (17.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) IaaS
1 6 (21.43%) PaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.14%) DataStage
5 2 (7.14%) DB2
5 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (7.14%) QualityStage
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.57%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.57%) SSDT
6 1 (3.57%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Artifactory
2 5 (17.86%) Hudson
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Grunt
3 3 (10.71%) PostCSS
3 3 (10.71%) webpack
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SOA Architect
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.71%) Dapper ORM
5 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.71%) LESS
5 3 (10.71%) NHibernate
5 3 (10.71%) Sass
6 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (3.57%) Kafka
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) N-Tier
2 7 (25.00%) User Experience
3 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
3 5 (17.86%) Virtual Team
4 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
5 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) Build Automation
4 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (21.43%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Open Source
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (14.29%) C
7 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Kibana
1 5 (17.86%) logstash
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Netezza
3 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.14%) Talend
3 2 (7.14%) Teradata
4 1 (3.57%) SAP