Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 August 2018 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 +3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.72% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 1.85% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +23.80% -13.45%
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £26.00 -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 84 54 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.43% 23.58% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 41
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -21.31%
10th Percentile £265 £224 £204
90th Percentile £438 £406 £484
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £11.50
10th Percentile £17.71 - £11.25
90th Percentile £37.85 - £11.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -35.38% +52.94% +8.58%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Staffordshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 £350 -22.22% 2
RDBMS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft