The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 46 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.50% 2.98% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.50% 11.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
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 £42.97 - £43.00
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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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 95 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.50% 25.75% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 71 34
Average daily rate £325 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) GIS
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) Taxonomies
4 6 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) LINQ
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (50.00%) WCF
1 6 (50.00%) LINQ
1 6 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) GIS
1 6 (50.00%) Taxonomies
2 4 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Data Governance
3 6 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (25.00%) MVVM
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft