The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 37 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% 1.15% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.28% 3.25% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £400 £305 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +22.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
RDBMS
South Wales

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
78 123 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.56% 35.45% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 96 85
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +64.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
2 10 (90.91%) LINQ
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Entity Framework
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) OOP
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (90.91%) WinForms
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (81.82%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) WPF
6 3 (27.27%) NHS
6 3 (27.27%) Back Office
7 2 (18.18%) UML
7 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (81.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) MSBuild
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) DBA
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) .NET Framework
1 10 (90.91%) Entity Framework
1 10 (90.91%) LINQ
1 10 (90.91%) WinForms
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) AutoMapper
4 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (18.18%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) OOP
1 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft