Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 164 186
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 -21
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 33 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.58% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 2.77% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 9
South West median daily rate £450 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +51.52% -12.00%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £303
90th Percentile £575 £575 £578
England median daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £41.00 - -
England median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year +7.78% +93.55% -43.98%

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 1,102 1,048 991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.34% 21.03% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 709 637
South West median daily rate £450 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £525
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 24
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.29% -8.75% +20.30%
10th Percentile £10.08 £21.50 £12.90
90th Percentile £43.95 £69.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -12.93%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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
Devon -3 13 £375 -10.18% 1
Bristol -10 13 £475 -5.00%
Wiltshire -32 5 £450 -18.18% 2
Gloucestershire -14 1 - -
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 33 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 15 (45.45%) RESTful
4 15 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 9 (27.27%) CSS
7 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 9 (27.27%) JIRA
8 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Maven
8 8 (24.24%) JMS
8 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
8 8 (24.24%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) JUnit
8 8 (24.24%) Unix
8 8 (24.24%) Build Automation
8 8 (24.24%) REST
8 8 (24.24%) Microservices
8 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
9 7 (21.21%) SonarQube
9 7 (21.21%) Lambda Expressions
9 7 (21.21%) WireMock
9 7 (21.21%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (21.21%) WildFly
9 7 (21.21%) Liquibase
9 7 (21.21%) JAX-RS

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 7 (21.21%) Confluence
1 7 (21.21%) WildFly
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.06%) Serverless
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.03%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) Big Data
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
4 3 (9.09%) Data Lake
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.06%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.03%) JasperReports
6 1 (3.03%) MS Access
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.03%) QlikView
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 9 (27.27%) JIRA
2 8 (24.24%) JUnit
2 8 (24.24%) Maven
3 7 (21.21%) Checkstyle
3 7 (21.21%) Liquibase
3 7 (21.21%) Mockito
3 7 (21.21%) SonarQube
3 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) PostCSS
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) AWS Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Advisor
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) RESTful
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
4 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) JMS
4 8 (24.24%) REST
5 7 (21.21%) Drools
5 7 (21.21%) Java EE
5 7 (21.21%) JAX-RS
5 7 (21.21%) Lambda Expressions
5 7 (21.21%) WireMock
6 3 (9.09%) Itk
6 3 (9.09%) LDAP
7 2 (6.06%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
8 1 (3.03%) GWT
8 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Unix
2 7 (21.21%) VMS
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 8 (24.24%) Build Automation
3 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
3 8 (24.24%) Microservices
3 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) CQRS
4 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (21.21%) OO
4 7 (21.21%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) Data Management
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Data Strategy
7 4 (12.12%) DevOps
7 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) MapReduce
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) Java 8
3 7 (21.21%) JPQL
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Scala
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Def Stans
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Informatica
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Talend
3 1 (3.03%) Teradata
3 1 (3.03%) Zend