The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 69 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.99% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.33% 1.46% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £52.75 £33.43
% change year-on-year
-33.64% +57.79%
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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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
231 137 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.96% 22.28% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 87 135
Average daily rate £375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 13
Average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) RESTful
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 5 (35.71%) Scrum
7 5 (35.71%) PHP5
7 5 (35.71%) jQuery
7 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 5 (35.71%) FitNesse
7 5 (35.71%) Zend
7 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) Hazelcast
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) XML
9 3 (21.43%) LDAP
9 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (21.43%) Drupal
1 3 (21.43%) Magnolia
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
1 3 (21.43%) Shopify
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Hazelcast
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
4 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 3 (21.43%) Couchbase
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Tester
5 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 1 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) RESTful
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Taxonomies
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Mashup
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Fedora
3 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 3 (21.43%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PHP5
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Zend
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
3 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock