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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 21 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 18 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.82% 0.54% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.35% 2.86% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £23.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+75.37% -15.81%
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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
93 70 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.23% 19.02% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 36
Average daily rate £325 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.90 £28.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% +69.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) RDBMS
3 10 (41.67%) MySQL
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (33.33%) DevOps
6 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
6 7 (29.17%) UNIX
6 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) OOP
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (25.00%) .NET
7 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby
7 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (25.00%) WCF
7 6 (25.00%) LINQ
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Zope
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) RDBMS
2 10 (41.67%) MySQL
3 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (25.00%) WCF
1 6 (25.00%) LINQ
1 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (16.67%) WinForms
3 2 (8.33%) LAMP
3 2 (8.33%) WPF
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.17%) Catalyst
4 1 (4.17%) Django
4 1 (4.17%) Mason
4 1 (4.17%) WSDL
4 1 (4.17%) CPAN
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
1 4 (16.67%) GIS
1 4 (16.67%) Taxonomies
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 8 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) OOP
4 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Automated Testing
5 5 (20.83%) UML
6 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) MapReduce
6 4 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 3 (12.50%) MVVM
7 3 (12.50%) Video Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Customer Insight
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Zend