The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 51 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 22 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.53% 2.41% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.17% 10.71% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 8
Average daily rate
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£414 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.92%
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South West

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
197 140 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.62% 22.51% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 85 127
Average daily rate £350 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Java
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
3 19 (52.78%) MySQL
4 18 (50.00%) PHP
5 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
7 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 14 (38.89%) LDAP
8 14 (38.89%) Data Modelling
9 13 (36.11%) RDBMS
9 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
10 12 (33.33%) Subversion
10 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 11 (30.56%) ZABBIX
11 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (30.56%) Postfix
11 11 (30.56%) XenServer
11 11 (30.56%) nginx
11 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
11 11 (30.56%) Confluence
11 11 (30.56%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (30.56%) Hudson
11 11 (30.56%) MediaWiki
11 11 (30.56%) Puppet
11 11 (30.56%) DevOps
11 11 (30.56%) Apache
11 11 (30.56%) LAN

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) Apache
1 11 (30.56%) nginx
1 11 (30.56%) Confluence
1 11 (30.56%) MediaWiki
2 3 (8.33%) Magnolia
2 3 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Magento
1 3 (8.33%) Shopify
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) LDAP
2 11 (30.56%) LAN
2 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 11 (30.56%) VPN
2 11 (30.56%) IPv6
2 11 (30.56%) OSPF
2 11 (30.56%) BGP
2 11 (30.56%) EIGRP
2 11 (30.56%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) IPsec
2 11 (30.56%) Network Security
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) MySQL
2 13 (36.11%) RDBMS
3 11 (30.56%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 4 (11.11%) Hazelcast
7 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 3 (8.33%) Couchbase
7 3 (8.33%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (33.33%) Subversion
2 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (30.56%) JIRA
3 11 (30.56%) Hudson
4 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
6 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.78%) MSTest
7 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.78%) Moq
7 1 (2.78%) xUnit.net
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Tester
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) LAMP
2 7 (19.44%) RESTful
2 7 (19.44%) jQuery
3 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
7 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (2.78%) Ninject
8 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Wiki
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Taxonomies
3 3 (8.33%) Mashup
3 3 (8.33%) Open Source
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (30.56%) Debian
5 10 (27.78%) CentOS
6 4 (11.11%) Fedora
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (38.89%) Data Modelling
3 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (30.56%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (30.56%) DevOps
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Build Automation
7 3 (8.33%) Information Security
7 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Content Management
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) Security Management
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 18 (50.00%) PHP
4 11 (30.56%) Bash Shell
4 11 (30.56%) Perl
4 11 (30.56%) Ruby
5 7 (19.44%) T-SQL
5 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.89%) PHP5
7 4 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Samba
1 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (30.56%) Postfix
1 11 (30.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) ZABBIX
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) Citrix
3 5 (13.89%) Zend
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Sun
4 3 (8.33%) ForgeRock
5 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.78%) SAP