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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 112 117 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 15 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.13% 2.71% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
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£335 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
363 480 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.72% 18.45% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 251 137
Average daily rate £365 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% -25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.12 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £24.55 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +7 4 £383 +9.28% 3
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) Oracle
4 16 (53.33%) Java
5 14 (46.67%) UNIX
5 14 (46.67%) Python
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 9 (30.00%) Perl
7 9 (30.00%) C++
7 9 (30.00%) Sybase
7 9 (30.00%) OLTP
7 9 (30.00%) JSON
7 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (23.33%) Spring
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Scrum
11 5 (16.67%) Internet
11 5 (16.67%) JSP
11 5 (16.67%) OOP
11 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
11 5 (16.67%) REST
11 5 (16.67%) Kanban
11 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 5 (16.67%) TDD
11 5 (16.67%) Software Testing

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (30.00%) OLTP
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) OSS Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
7 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) JSON
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) Spring
4 5 (16.67%) JSP
4 5 (16.67%) REST
4 5 (16.67%) Spring Security
4 5 (16.67%) Django
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (13.33%) CSS3
5 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 4 (13.33%) Servlets
5 4 (13.33%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) Sass
7 2 (6.67%) Java EE
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) DOM
7 2 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) BBC
2 3 (10.00%) New Media
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) UNIX
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) OOP
3 5 (16.67%) Kanban
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.33%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) Python
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Perl
5 9 (30.00%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Sybase
3 4 (13.33%) ComArch
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat