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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 133 156 163
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 52 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.89% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.52% 3.50% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 34
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
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
795 1485 1386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.80% 25.46% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 1181 1053
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
Median hourly rate £17.88 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £17.30 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £102.00 £51.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 77 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 35 (45.45%) Java
3 31 (40.26%) Finance
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 26 (33.77%) Banking
6 25 (32.47%) Oracle
7 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
9 19 (24.68%) REST
10 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (20.78%) Python
12 14 (18.18%) HTML
12 14 (18.18%) Ruby
13 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
13 13 (16.88%) Web Services
13 13 (16.88%) Linux
13 13 (16.88%) OO
13 13 (16.88%) SDLC
14 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.58%) NoSQL
14 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
14 12 (15.58%) CSS
15 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
15 11 (14.29%) Multithreading
16 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
16 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
16 9 (11.69%) Front Office
16 9 (11.69%) Perl
16 9 (11.69%) Unix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.30%) GemFire
2 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.30%) WMQI
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) Endur
1 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) 3G
2 1 (1.30%) 4G
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) FTP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.30%) IPsec
2 1 (1.30%) SSL
2 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.58%) NoSQL
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.19%) MySQL
6 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.60%) Big Data
8 2 (2.60%) Power BI
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.30%) Impala
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.09%) RSpec
4 6 (7.79%) Hudson
5 5 (6.49%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.90%) Maven
6 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
7 2 (2.60%) NUnit
7 2 (2.60%) Subversion
8 1 (1.30%) Ant
8 1 (1.30%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.30%) Selenium
8 1 (1.30%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.30%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 26 (33.77%) Banking
3 9 (11.69%) Front Office
4 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
5 7 (9.09%) Games
6 4 (5.19%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.90%) Marketing
8 2 (2.60%) Back Office
8 2 (2.60%) Law
8 2 (2.60%) Legal
9 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Games Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Java Games Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Telecoms Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Telecoms Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) DBA
7 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (5.19%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) REST
2 14 (18.18%) HTML
3 13 (16.88%) Web Services
4 12 (15.58%) CSS
5 9 (11.69%) HTML5
6 8 (10.39%) .NET
7 7 (9.09%) CSS3
7 7 (9.09%) Haml
7 7 (9.09%) Resque
7 7 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (7.79%) SOAP
9 4 (5.19%) XML
10 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.90%) JSON
10 3 (3.90%) RESTful
10 3 (3.90%) Spring
10 3 (3.90%) Visualforce
11 2 (2.60%) jQuery
11 2 (2.60%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (2.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.39%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.09%) Equities
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.60%) Derivative
6 2 (2.60%) Fintech
6 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.30%) Economics
7 1 (1.30%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Unix
3 7 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (16.88%) OO
3 13 (16.88%) SDLC
4 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 11 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.39%) Automated Testing
5 8 (10.39%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
5 8 (10.39%) MVC
5 8 (10.39%) OOP
5 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (9.09%) Microservices
7 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (7.79%) TDD
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
8 5 (6.49%) ETL
8 5 (6.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (45.45%) Java
2 27 (35.06%) SQL
3 16 (20.78%) Python
4 14 (18.18%) Ruby
5 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.69%) Perl
6 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.09%) C#
8 5 (6.49%) Scala
9 3 (3.90%) Apex Code
9 3 (3.90%) SOQL
10 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.60%) C++
10 2 (2.60%) XAML
11 1 (1.30%) Korn
11 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.30%) Tcl
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.30%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) MCSE
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.30%) OCP
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMP
2 1 (1.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Docker
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.49%) Ansible
2 5 (6.49%) Puppet
3 4 (5.19%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.30%) Control-M
4 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Oracle
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.19%) IBM
5 3 (3.90%) Sybase
6 2 (2.60%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.30%) Calypso
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.30%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) HubSpot
7 1 (1.30%) Informatica
7 1 (1.30%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) Murex
7 1 (1.30%) Nintex
7 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) Sun
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
7 1 (1.30%) Teradata
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