The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 39 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.54% 1.62% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.42% 6.78% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £334 £345
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.91 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +4.62%
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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
113 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.77% 23.89% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 36 36
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.07 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +104.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 12 (63.16%) XML
2 11 (57.89%) UML
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) RAD
6 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) MySQL
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Analytics
9 3 (15.79%) Perl
9 3 (15.79%) Python
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Ruby
9 3 (15.79%) Open Source
9 3 (15.79%) DevOps
10 2 (10.53%) VBA

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) MySQL
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Perl Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) XML
2 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) J2EE
2 6 (31.58%) SOAP
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) Taxonomies
2 2 (10.53%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) UML
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) RAD
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Propensity Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) MapReduce
6 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase