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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 114 112 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 6 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.67% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.78% 3.87% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +127.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £415 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £665 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
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
338 439 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.73% 17.32% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 183 186
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 12
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 1 £575 -10.85% 2
Slough - 1 £320 - 2
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Java EE
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) HTTP
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) SAX
6 2 (16.67%) WinRunner
6 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) WinRunner
1 2 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Java EE
1 2 (16.67%) SAX
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) DOM
1 2 (16.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) User Stories
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Docent