The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 109 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 20 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Average daily rate
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£335 £238 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.05% -35.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+29.83% -4.05%
RDBMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
350 439 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.54% 16.30% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 241 161
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.67% -54.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £13.00 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £19.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Berkshire region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +6 5 £400 -30.43% 2
Bracknell +2 4 £125 -44.44%
Slough - 2 £750 -
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 35 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (77.14%) Oracle
3 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 23 (65.71%) UNIX
4 23 (65.71%) Python
5 20 (57.14%) Java
6 16 (45.71%) Perl
6 16 (45.71%) C++
6 16 (45.71%) Sybase
6 16 (45.71%) OLTP
6 16 (45.71%) Multithreading
7 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 10 (28.57%) STL
8 9 (25.71%) Linux
8 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.71%) Scrum
8 9 (25.71%) User Experience
8 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
9 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
10 7 (20.00%) REST
10 7 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (20.00%) Django
10 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 7 (20.00%) JSON
10 7 (20.00%) TDD
10 7 (20.00%) Internet
10 7 (20.00%) OOP
11 5 (14.29%) Web Services
11 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
12 4 (11.43%) Telecoms

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) SAS
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SPSS
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (45.71%) OLTP
3 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.43%) DB2
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.71%) Sqoop
6 2 (5.71%) HBase
6 2 (5.71%) Mahout
6 2 (5.71%) Triplestore
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) C++ Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Python Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) OSS Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) STL
2 7 (20.00%) REST
2 7 (20.00%) Django
2 7 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) Sass
6 2 (5.71%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) Ext JS
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) MLlib
7 1 (2.86%) Worklight
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
7 1 (2.86%) JSF
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) New Media
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) UNIX
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) AIX
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Multithreading
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) Kanban
3 7 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (20.00%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) B2B
6 2 (5.71%) B2C
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Product Management
6 2 (5.71%) Use Case
6 2 (5.71%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 23 (65.71%) Python
3 20 (57.14%) Java
4 16 (45.71%) Perl
4 16 (45.71%) C++
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.71%) C
8 2 (5.71%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) Sybase
3 4 (11.43%) ComArch
4 3 (8.57%) Netezza
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Greenplum
5 2 (5.71%) Teradata
5 2 (5.71%) Vertica
6 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat