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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 22 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.20% 0.50% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.00% 2.47% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £175 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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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
100 81 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.50% 20.40% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 60 27
Average daily rate £323 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.90 £28.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) RDBMS
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
4 10 (40.00%) MySQL
4 10 (40.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) Perl
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 7 (28.00%) Analytics
7 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (28.00%) UNIX
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
8 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (24.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
8 6 (24.00%) Migration
8 6 (24.00%) GIS
8 6 (24.00%) ETL
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) Zope
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) SPSS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) RDBMS
2 10 (40.00%) MySQL
3 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Data Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX Developer
7 1 (4.00%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
1 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (24.00%) WCF
1 6 (24.00%) LINQ
1 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (16.00%) WinForms
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) LAMP
3 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 2 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (4.00%) Catalyst
4 1 (4.00%) Mason
4 1 (4.00%) Django
4 1 (4.00%) WSDL
4 1 (4.00%) CPAN
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) GIS
1 6 (24.00%) Taxonomies
2 4 (16.00%) NHS
3 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) UNIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (24.00%) Data Governance
6 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 5 (20.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) MapReduce
8 3 (12.00%) MVVM
8 3 (12.00%) Video Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C#
1 9 (36.00%) Perl
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Python
3 6 (24.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Sybase