The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cardiff region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 31 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 14 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.67% 6.72% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.58% 43.59% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
96 39 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.20% 15.42% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 31 46
Average daily rate £300 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.88 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Relational Database
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) XML
3 11 (68.75%) J2EE
3 11 (68.75%) UML
3 11 (68.75%) RAD
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) GIS
6 1 (6.25%) FileNet
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) CMake
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) XML
1 12 (75.00%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
3 1 (6.25%) Java SE
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
1 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) RAD
1 11 (68.75%) UML
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) BDD
3 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) IBM