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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 30 49 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 10 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.01% 2.56% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.93% 8.09% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Median daily rate £186 £281 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.04% -32.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £174 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £308 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.25 £46.09
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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
112 136 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.73% 31.70% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 95 72
Median daily rate £425 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (70.00%) MSTest
2 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (70.00%) MSBuild
2 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (70.00%) NUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) OOP
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MSBuild
1 7 (70.00%) MSTest
1 7 (70.00%) NUnit
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (70.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (30.00%) Flask
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (20.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) OOP
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (20.00%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle