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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 45 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.74% 3.76% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 10.42% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Median daily rate £288 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-9.95% +26.27%
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
102 96 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.00% 36.09% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 72 55
Median daily rate £300 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £416 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.90 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -31.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) WinForms
2 10 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) OOP
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (83.33%) LINQ
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) NHS
7 3 (25.00%) Back Office
7 3 (25.00%) WPF
8 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (16.67%) SDLC
8 2 (16.67%) 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 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) DBA
6 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
1 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
1 10 (83.33%) LINQ
1 10 (83.33%) WinForms
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (16.67%) AutoMapper
4 2 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (16.67%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) OOP
1 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (75.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata