The first table below looks at the demand for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridge region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.32% +23.33%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
100 74 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.47% 19.32% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 63
Average daily rate £300 £300 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
RDBMS
Cambridgeshire

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft