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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 118 111 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% 4.03% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Average daily rate
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- £645 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +134.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
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
322 471 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.23% 18.51% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 215 183
Average daily rate £375 £371 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 11
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
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 16 September 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
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Reading - - - - 3
Slough - - - - 2
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Selenium
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) DOM
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) JMS

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) WinRunner
1 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) DOM
1 2 (18.18%) JMS
1 2 (18.18%) SAX
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Java EE
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase