The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 78 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 139 198 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.36% 2.73% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.84% 11.63% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 157 122
Average daily rate
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£428 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £34.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +11.47%
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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
1282 1703 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.81% 23.45% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1285 1112
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 21
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £25.00 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £50.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Relational Database
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 Relational Database across the City of London region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Relational Database
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 Relational Database across the City of London region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 160 (59.04%) SQL
2 115 (42.44%) Oracle
3 100 (36.90%) Finance
4 99 (36.53%) Java
5 97 (35.79%) RDBMS
6 92 (33.95%) Linux
7 83 (30.63%) UNIX
8 80 (29.52%) Banking
9 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (25.09%) SQL Server
10 61 (22.51%) JavaScript
10 61 (22.51%) HTML
11 46 (16.97%) Windows
12 44 (16.24%) Subversion
12 44 (16.24%) Investment Banking
13 43 (15.87%) Git (software)
14 41 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (14.76%) Oracle Database
15 40 (14.76%) Sybase
16 38 (14.02%) CSS
17 37 (13.65%) XML
18 36 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
19 35 (12.92%) C#
19 35 (12.92%) PL/SQL
20 34 (12.55%) Performance Tuning
21 32 (11.81%) OO
22 30 (11.07%) Microsoft
22 30 (11.07%) Shell Script
22 30 (11.07%) Front Office
22 30 (11.07%) Spring

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (5.17%) Apache
2 11 (4.06%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.06%) JBoss
3 9 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.32%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.58%) SAS
5 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.21%) IIS
6 5 (1.85%) Node.js
7 4 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.48%) CMS
8 3 (1.11%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.74%) Confluence
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.74%) MS Project
5 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.74%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.37%) FastStats
6 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) RMDS
2 3 (1.11%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.11%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.37%) Endur
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.38%) HTTP
2 7 (2.58%) LDAP
3 4 (1.48%) DNS
4 3 (1.11%) SAN
5 2 (0.74%) AMQP
5 2 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (35.79%) RDBMS
2 68 (25.09%) SQL Server
3 40 (14.76%) Oracle Database
4 36 (13.28%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (9.59%) MySQL
6 20 (7.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 19 (7.01%) DB2
8 14 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (4.80%) MongoDB
9 13 (4.80%) Big Data
10 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (4.06%) NoSQL
11 11 (4.06%) Hadoop
12 9 (3.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (2.58%) OLAP
13 7 (2.58%) OLTP
13 7 (2.58%) Sybase ASE
13 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (16.24%) Subversion
2 43 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.01%) Maven
3 19 (7.01%) JUnit
4 16 (5.90%) Ant
5 12 (4.43%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.69%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.32%) Mercurial
7 9 (3.32%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.95%) FogBugz
8 8 (2.95%) Trac
8 8 (2.95%) Redmine
8 8 (2.95%) Selenium
9 7 (2.58%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.85%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.85%) jMock
10 5 (1.85%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.48%) JIRA
11 4 (1.48%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 100 (36.90%) Finance
2 80 (29.52%) Banking
3 44 (16.24%) Investment Banking
4 30 (11.07%) Front Office
5 12 (4.43%) Marketing
6 10 (3.69%) Retail
7 8 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.21%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.85%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Billing
10 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.74%) International Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Law
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
11 1 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 152 (56.09%) Developer
2 52 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 48 (17.71%) Analyst
4 26 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.75%) Architect
6 18 (6.64%) DBA
7 15 (5.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (5.17%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.43%) Front-End Developer
9 12 (4.43%) Data Analyst
9 12 (4.43%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.06%) Administrator
11 10 (3.69%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.32%) SQL DBA
12 9 (3.32%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.32%) PHP Developer
13 8 (2.95%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 8 (2.95%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (2.95%) Applications Support
13 8 (2.95%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (22.51%) HTML
2 38 (14.02%) CSS
3 37 (13.65%) XML
4 30 (11.07%) Spring
5 29 (10.70%) Web Services
5 29 (10.70%) .NET
6 28 (10.33%) Hibernate
7 19 (7.01%) JMS
8 14 (5.17%) .NET Framework
8 14 (5.17%) JDBC
8 14 (5.17%) JSP
8 14 (5.17%) REST
9 13 (4.80%) jQuery
10 11 (4.06%) XHTML
10 11 (4.06%) XSL
11 10 (3.69%) RESTful
11 10 (3.69%) SOAP
11 10 (3.69%) J2EE
11 10 (3.69%) Middleware
12 9 (3.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 27 (9.96%) Derivative
4 25 (9.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (6.27%) Data Integration
6 16 (5.90%) Fixed Income
7 14 (5.17%) Equities
8 12 (4.43%) Replication
9 11 (4.06%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.58%) Clustering
10 7 (2.58%) Open Source
10 7 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (2.21%) Data Structures
11 6 (2.21%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.48%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.48%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.48%) Data Conversion
12 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.11%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.95%) Linux
2 83 (30.63%) UNIX
3 46 (16.97%) Windows
4 19 (7.01%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.32%) Solaris
7 8 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.55%) Performance Tuning
3 32 (11.81%) OO
4 29 (10.70%) Configuration Management
5 26 (9.59%) MVC
6 23 (8.49%) ETL
6 23 (8.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (8.12%) Web Design
7 22 (8.12%) Multithreading
8 21 (7.75%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.75%) Data Modelling
8 21 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (7.38%) SOA
9 20 (7.38%) Web Development
9 20 (7.38%) TDD
10 19 (7.01%) Scrum
10 19 (7.01%) Migration
11 18 (6.64%) Project Management
11 18 (6.64%) Data Analysis
12 17 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 160 (59.04%) SQL
2 99 (36.53%) Java
3 61 (22.51%) JavaScript
4 35 (12.92%) C#
4 35 (12.92%) PL/SQL
5 30 (11.07%) Shell Script
6 27 (9.96%) Python
7 20 (7.38%) Perl
8 15 (5.54%) Scala
9 14 (5.17%) PHP
10 13 (4.80%) VBA
10 13 (4.80%) Ruby
11 12 (4.43%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.69%) C++
13 8 (2.95%) PHP5
14 5 (1.85%) VBScript
14 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.85%) Groovy
15 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.74%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (10.70%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.37%) CCNA
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.37%) OCP
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MCITP
6 1 (0.37%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) Basel III
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) COREP
3 1 (0.37%) FINREP
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (5.90%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.37%) Firmware
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.37%) RHEV
4 1 (0.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.74%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.74%) Control-M
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 115 (42.44%) Oracle
2 40 (14.76%) Sybase
3 30 (11.07%) Microsoft
4 15 (5.54%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.80%) Tableau
6 11 (4.06%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (4.06%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.69%) Informatica
8 9 (3.32%) TIBCO
8 9 (3.32%) IBM
9 8 (2.95%) Zend
10 7 (2.58%) Teradata
11 6 (2.21%) Siebel
11 6 (2.21%) Perforce
11 6 (2.21%) Reuters
11 6 (2.21%) Bloomberg
12 5 (1.85%) Cognos
12 5 (1.85%) Murex
12 5 (1.85%) Google
12 5 (1.85%) 29West
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