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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 136 151 154
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 23 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.91% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.85% 3.54% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 37
Median daily rate £575 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £398 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £603 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +29.00%
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
806 1439 1382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.04% 25.54% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 1149 1043
Median daily rate £475 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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 May 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 May 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 39 (50.65%) Java
3 38 (49.35%) Finance
4 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (36.36%) Oracle
6 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
6 27 (35.06%) SQL
7 26 (33.77%) Banking
8 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database
9 15 (19.48%) SDLC
10 14 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 14 (18.18%) .NET
10 14 (18.18%) Python
11 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.58%) REST
13 11 (14.29%) Front Office
13 11 (14.29%) C#
14 10 (12.99%) Perl
14 10 (12.99%) Unix
14 10 (12.99%) Data Modelling
14 10 (12.99%) Risk Management
14 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
14 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (12.99%) Degree
14 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
15 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
15 9 (11.69%) Electronic Trading
15 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
15 9 (11.69%) Linux
16 8 (10.39%) HTML

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
1 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.60%) WMQI
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%) JBoss
2 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Endur
2 1 (1.30%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.30%) GitHub
1 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) 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 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
3 16 (20.78%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.90%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.19%) Hudson
4 4 (5.19%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 3 (3.90%) JIRA
5 3 (3.90%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.90%) NUnit
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
6 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) JUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.30%) Toad
General
1 38 (49.35%) Finance
2 26 (33.77%) Banking
3 11 (14.29%) Front Office
4 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
5 8 (10.39%) Games
6 4 (5.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.60%) Back Office
7 2 (2.60%) Law
7 2 (2.60%) Legal
8 1 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (55.84%) Developer
2 26 (33.77%) Java Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.69%) Front Office Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Games Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Java Games Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Telecoms Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Telecoms Java Developer
7 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.90%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.90%) DBA
10 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) .NET
2 12 (15.58%) REST
3 8 (10.39%) HTML
3 8 (10.39%) SOAP
4 7 (9.09%) CSS
5 6 (7.79%) JSON
5 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 6 (7.79%) XML
6 4 (5.19%) ADO.NET
6 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.19%) LINQ
6 4 (5.19%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (5.19%) RESTful
6 4 (5.19%) Spring
6 4 (5.19%) WCF
6 4 (5.19%) WPF
6 4 (5.19%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.90%) HTML5
7 3 (3.90%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.39%) Equities
5 3 (3.90%) Clustering
5 3 (3.90%) Derivative
5 3 (3.90%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.90%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.60%) Fintech
6 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Unix
2 9 (11.69%) Linux
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 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) SDLC
3 14 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.99%) Data Modelling
4 10 (12.99%) Risk Management
5 9 (11.69%) Electronic Trading
6 7 (9.09%) BDD
6 7 (9.09%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (7.79%) Project Management
7 6 (7.79%) Scrum
7 6 (7.79%) TDD
8 5 (6.49%) Analytics
9 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.19%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.19%) Open Source
9 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) Java
2 27 (35.06%) SQL
3 14 (18.18%) Python
4 11 (14.29%) C#
5 10 (12.99%) Perl
6 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.49%) Ruby
8 5 (6.49%) Scala
9 4 (5.19%) XAML
10 3 (3.90%) C++
11 2 (2.60%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.60%) SOQL
11 2 (2.60%) VC++
12 1 (1.30%) Korn
12 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) 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 3 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) Ansible
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.30%) Control-M
3 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Oracle
2 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) IBM
3 4 (5.19%) Sybase
4 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.60%) OpenLink
5 2 (2.60%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) Calypso
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.30%) Google
6 1 (1.30%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.30%) Informatica
6 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.30%) Murex
6 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) Sun
6 1 (1.30%) Teradata
6 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
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