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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 27 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 33 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.42% 4.77% 6.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.57% 19.35% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 14
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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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
153 93 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.38% 24.67% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 71 58
Average daily rate £323 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 40 (80.00%) MySQL
2 32 (64.00%) Oracle
3 22 (44.00%) Spring
3 22 (44.00%) Web Development
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
3 22 (44.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.00%) JDBC
3 22 (44.00%) JSP
3 22 (44.00%) SOAP
3 22 (44.00%) Struts
3 22 (44.00%) Web Services
3 22 (44.00%) XML
3 22 (44.00%) OO
3 22 (44.00%) HTTP
3 22 (44.00%) JPA
3 22 (44.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (34.00%) Linux
4 17 (34.00%) Perl
5 15 (30.00%) UNIX
5 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (28.00%) Hadoop
7 13 (26.00%) DevOps
8 10 (20.00%) MapReduce
8 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.00%) Scrum
10 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (12.00%) LINQ

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (80.00%) MySQL
2 14 (28.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Perl Software Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Perl Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX Developer
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) JDBC
1 22 (44.00%) JSP
1 22 (44.00%) SOAP
1 22 (44.00%) Struts
1 22 (44.00%) Web Services
1 22 (44.00%) XML
1 22 (44.00%) Spring
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
1 22 (44.00%) JPA
1 22 (44.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (12.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) LINQ
2 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (12.00%) WCF
3 4 (8.00%) WinForms
4 2 (4.00%) WPF
4 2 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) NHS
2 4 (8.00%) GIS
2 4 (8.00%) Taxonomies
2 4 (8.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) UNIX
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) OO
1 22 (44.00%) Web Development
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (26.00%) DevOps
4 10 (20.00%) MapReduce
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.00%) Analytics
8 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (8.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) ETL
9 3 (6.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) MVVM
10 2 (4.00%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
1 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) Perl
3 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft