The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 141 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +20
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 55 99 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.45% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 5.80% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 77 50
Average daily rate
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£433 £525 £534
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.61% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £388 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1289 1707 1421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.80% 24.99% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1291 1101
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +84.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the City of London region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the City of London region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 100 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 64 (64.00%) SQL
3 58 (58.00%) Oracle
4 45 (45.00%) Finance
5 42 (42.00%) Linux
6 38 (38.00%) UNIX
6 38 (38.00%) Java
7 29 (29.00%) Banking
7 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
8 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 28 (28.00%) Windows
9 21 (21.00%) HTML
10 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (19.00%) PL/SQL
11 19 (19.00%) JSP
12 17 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (14.00%) C#
14 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
15 13 (13.00%) Computer Science
16 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
16 12 (12.00%) Perl
16 12 (12.00%) .NET
16 12 (12.00%) Sybase
16 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
17 11 (11.00%) Shell Script
17 11 (11.00%) Oracle RAC

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.00%) nginx
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.00%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.00%) Endur
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) LDAP
1 3 (3.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.00%) DNS
2 2 (2.00%) AMQP
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (29.00%) Oracle Database
3 28 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (9.00%) DB2
7 9 (9.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (6.00%) Big Data
10 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (4.00%) MySQL
11 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (3.00%) MarkLogic
12 3 (3.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Maven
2 6 (6.00%) Ant
3 5 (5.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (3.00%) JIRA
4 3 (3.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Selenium
5 2 (2.00%) Toad
5 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.00%) JUnit
5 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.00%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.00%) Mockito
6 1 (1.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 45 (45.00%) Finance
2 29 (29.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.00%) Billing
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Music Industry
7 1 (1.00%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Analyst
3 16 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 15 (15.00%) DBA
5 14 (14.00%) Architect
6 9 (9.00%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Administrator
9 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 5 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 5 (5.00%) Java Programmer
10 4 (4.00%) Sybase DBA
10 4 (4.00%) Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) HTML
2 19 (19.00%) JSP
3 12 (12.00%) .NET
4 10 (10.00%) Servlets
4 10 (10.00%) jQuery
5 8 (8.00%) Struts
5 8 (8.00%) Web Services
6 7 (7.00%) XML
7 6 (6.00%) Spring
7 6 (6.00%) CSS
7 6 (6.00%) HTML5
7 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.00%) JDBC
8 5 (5.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (4.00%) Middleware
9 4 (4.00%) JMS
10 3 (3.00%) RESTful
10 3 (3.00%) J2EE
10 3 (3.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.00%) Replication
4 7 (7.00%) Derivative
5 6 (6.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.00%) Clustering
6 4 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.00%) Statistics
8 2 (2.00%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.00%) Social Network
8 2 (2.00%) IVR
8 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.00%) Linux
2 38 (38.00%) UNIX
3 28 (28.00%) Windows
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.00%) Solaris
5 6 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.00%) AIX
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Android
9 1 (1.00%) VMS
9 1 (1.00%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (11.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (11.00%) Migration
5 10 (10.00%) ETL
5 10 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.00%) SOA
6 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.00%) OO
7 7 (7.00%) ITIL
7 7 (7.00%) CRM
7 7 (7.00%) Scrum
8 6 (6.00%) Content Management
8 6 (6.00%) TDD
8 6 (6.00%) Database Tuning
8 6 (6.00%) DevOps
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) SQL
2 38 (38.00%) Java
3 20 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 19 (19.00%) PL/SQL
5 14 (14.00%) C#
6 12 (12.00%) Perl
7 11 (11.00%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.00%) Python
8 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.00%) C++
9 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.00%) VBScript
11 2 (2.00%) VBA
11 2 (2.00%) C
11 2 (2.00%) PHP
12 1 (1.00%) Scala
12 1 (1.00%) XAML
12 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) OCP
4 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Basel III
3 1 (1.00%) COREP
3 1 (1.00%) FINREP
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.00%) HDFS
4 1 (1.00%) KVM
4 1 (1.00%) RHEV
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 58 (58.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.00%) Sybase
4 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 4 (4.00%) IBM
7 3 (3.00%) Cognos
7 3 (3.00%) HP
7 3 (3.00%) Informatica
7 3 (3.00%) Teradata
7 3 (3.00%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (2.00%) Google
8 2 (2.00%) VMware
8 2 (2.00%) Perforce
8 2 (2.00%) FatWire
8 2 (2.00%) Veritas
8 2 (2.00%) Sun
8 2 (2.00%) Siebel
8 2 (2.00%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.00%) Alteryx
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