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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 103 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 50 64 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.59% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.84% 5.28% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 53
Average daily rate £525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £643 £688
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £125.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-68.00% +327.35%
RDBMS
London

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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 87 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 58 (66.67%) Java
3 45 (51.72%) SQL
3 45 (51.72%) Finance
4 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (42.53%) Banking
6 26 (29.89%) Oracle
7 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 20 (22.99%) Degree
8 20 (22.99%) Computer Science
9 19 (21.84%) Mathematics
9 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
10 18 (20.69%) REST
11 17 (19.54%) Games
12 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
13 15 (17.24%) SDLC
13 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
13 15 (17.24%) HTML
14 14 (16.09%) .NET
15 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
15 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (12.64%) Front Office
16 11 (12.64%) C#
16 11 (12.64%) Unix
17 10 (11.49%) OO
17 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
17 10 (11.49%) TDD
17 10 (11.49%) Risk Management
17 10 (11.49%) HTML5
18 9 (10.34%) Equities

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (8.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 7 (8.05%) CMS
2 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.30%) WMQI
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Endur
1 2 (2.30%) Sentinel
1 2 (2.30%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.15%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
1 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) DNS
1 2 (2.30%) FTP
1 2 (2.30%) HTTP
1 2 (2.30%) IPsec
1 2 (2.30%) SSL
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.90%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.45%) Big Data
7 3 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.30%) HBase
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.75%) Maven
4 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.60%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.60%) NUnit
4 4 (4.60%) Subversion
4 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) Ant
5 3 (3.45%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.45%) JIRA
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.30%) Cobertura
6 2 (2.30%) Hudson
6 2 (2.30%) JBehave
6 2 (2.30%) JUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Selenium
6 2 (2.30%) Toad
6 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (51.72%) Finance
2 37 (42.53%) Banking
3 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
4 17 (19.54%) Games
5 11 (12.64%) Front Office
6 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (58.62%) Developer
2 33 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 22 (25.29%) Analyst
4 17 (19.54%) Games Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Java Games Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Telecoms Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (13.79%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 12 (13.79%) Java Programmer
5 12 (13.79%) Programmer
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Front Office Developer
8 6 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.90%) Project Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (4.60%) Banking Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Business Objects Analyst
10 4 (4.60%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.69%) REST
2 15 (17.24%) HTML
3 14 (16.09%) .NET
4 10 (11.49%) HTML5
5 9 (10.34%) SOAP
6 8 (9.20%) JSON
7 7 (8.05%) JMS
7 7 (8.05%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.05%) RESTful
7 7 (8.05%) Web Services
8 6 (6.90%) XML
9 5 (5.75%) ADO.NET
9 5 (5.75%) LINQ
9 5 (5.75%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 5 (5.75%) WCF
9 5 (5.75%) WPF
10 4 (4.60%) CSS
10 4 (4.60%) Spring
10 4 (4.60%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (4.60%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Computer Science
2 19 (21.84%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (10.34%) Equities
5 5 (5.75%) Clustering
6 3 (3.45%) Derivative
6 3 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.30%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.30%) Fintech
8 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.15%) CMDB
8 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.15%) Economics
8 1 (1.15%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.15%) Informatics
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Unix
2 7 (8.05%) Windows
3 6 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.15%) AIX
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Solaris
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.24%) Multithreading
2 15 (17.24%) SDLC
3 10 (11.49%) OO
3 10 (11.49%) Risk Management
3 10 (11.49%) TDD
4 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.20%) Content Management
6 7 (8.05%) BDD
6 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (8.05%) Data Analysis
6 7 (8.05%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (8.05%) Scrum
6 7 (8.05%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.60%) Analytics
8 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (66.67%) Java
2 45 (51.72%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.64%) C#
5 9 (10.34%) Python
6 8 (9.20%) Perl
7 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.75%) XAML
9 3 (3.45%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) Scala
9 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) Ruby
10 2 (2.30%) SOQL
10 2 (2.30%) VC++
11 1 (1.15%) Groovy
11 1 (1.15%) Korn
11 1 (1.15%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.15%) Control-M
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 26 (29.89%) Oracle
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) Adobe
4 6 (6.90%) Sybase
5 5 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.60%) SAP
7 3 (3.45%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) OpenLink
8 2 (2.30%) Remedy
8 2 (2.30%) StatPro
8 2 (2.30%) webMethods
9 1 (1.15%) BI-SAM
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix
9 1 (1.15%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.15%) Google
9 1 (1.15%) HP
9 1 (1.15%) Informatica
9 1 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (1.15%) Veritas
9 1 (1.15%) VMware
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