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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 73 76 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 140 167 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.56% 2.66% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.05% 11.80% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 116 88
Average daily rate
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£500 £430 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £265 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.72% +7.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £27.83 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+45.91% -10.96%
Relational Database
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
1393 1415 1422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.42% 22.55% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1098 1051 1091
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -30.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, 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.

1 158 (57.04%) SQL
2 119 (42.96%) RDBMS
3 104 (37.55%) Java
4 94 (33.94%) Linux
5 92 (33.21%) Oracle
6 87 (31.41%) SQL Server
7 85 (30.69%) UNIX
8 81 (29.24%) Finance
9 73 (26.35%) Banking
10 69 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (19.86%) JavaScript
11 55 (19.86%) HTML
12 47 (16.97%) Data Modelling
13 45 (16.25%) C#
14 38 (13.72%) TDD
15 35 (12.64%) Windows
16 34 (12.27%) MS Excel
17 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
17 33 (11.91%) .NET
17 33 (11.91%) MySQL
17 33 (11.91%) Derivative
17 33 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (10.83%) jQuery
18 30 (10.83%) OO
19 29 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
19 29 (10.47%) MongoDB
19 29 (10.47%) Oracle Database
20 27 (9.75%) Shell Script
20 27 (9.75%) Computer Science
21 26 (9.39%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 20 (7.22%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.33%) Apache
3 9 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.17%) JBoss
4 6 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.08%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.08%) IIS
7 3 (1.08%) Node.js
8 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.72%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.72%) CMS
8 2 (0.72%) nginx
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 34 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS Office
3 4 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.81%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.72%) Summit
4 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.14%) HTTP
2 9 (3.25%) SAN
3 7 (2.53%) FTP
4 6 (2.17%) SSL
4 6 (2.17%) SNMP
4 6 (2.17%) TACACS
5 5 (1.81%) IPsec
5 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.81%) DNS
5 5 (1.81%) DHCP
6 4 (1.44%) Internet
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
7 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (42.96%) RDBMS
2 87 (31.41%) SQL Server
3 33 (11.91%) MySQL
4 29 (10.47%) MongoDB
4 29 (10.47%) Oracle Database
5 21 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (6.86%) NoSQL
7 18 (6.50%) Big Data
8 16 (5.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (4.69%) DB2
10 11 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (3.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (3.61%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.89%) Neo4j
12 8 (2.89%) MS Access
12 8 (2.89%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 22 (7.94%) Subversion
2 20 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.33%) Toad
5 11 (3.97%) Maven
6 8 (2.89%) TeamCity
7 7 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.17%) Ant
8 6 (2.17%) JUnit
9 4 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.44%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.44%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.44%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.44%) JIRA
10 3 (1.08%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.08%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.08%) Hudson
10 3 (1.08%) Mockito
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 81 (29.24%) Finance
2 73 (26.35%) Banking
3 24 (8.66%) Telecoms
4 23 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 20 (7.22%) Front Office
6 11 (3.97%) Legal
7 4 (1.44%) Retail
7 4 (1.44%) Marketing
8 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 2 (0.72%) French Language
10 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 121 (43.68%) Developer
2 77 (27.80%) Analyst
3 50 (18.05%) Java Developer
4 28 (10.11%) Programmer
5 27 (9.75%) Analyst Programmer
6 24 (8.66%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 24 (8.66%) Java Programmer
7 16 (5.78%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.78%) Business Analyst
7 16 (5.78%) DBA
8 13 (4.69%) Data Analyst
9 12 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.97%) Oracle DBA
11 10 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.25%) Architect
13 8 (2.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.53%) Technical Leader
14 7 (2.53%) SQL Developer
14 7 (2.53%) .NET Developer
14 7 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.86%) HTML
2 33 (11.91%) .NET
3 30 (10.83%) jQuery
4 26 (9.39%) XML
5 25 (9.03%) CSS
5 25 (9.03%) Spring
6 24 (8.66%) Servlets
7 23 (8.30%) JSP
7 23 (8.30%) AngularJS
8 22 (7.94%) Hibernate
9 21 (7.58%) Web Services
9 21 (7.58%) REST
10 20 (7.22%) HTML5
11 18 (6.50%) Struts
12 17 (6.14%) ASP.NET
13 16 (5.78%) Middleware
14 15 (5.42%) Ajax
14 15 (5.42%) J2EE
15 14 (5.05%) XSL
16 12 (4.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.91%) Derivative
2 27 (9.75%) Computer Science
3 25 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.30%) Mathematics
5 20 (7.22%) Open Source
6 9 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.53%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.53%) Market Risk
7 7 (2.53%) Clustering
8 6 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.17%) Replication
9 5 (1.81%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.81%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.81%) Equities
10 4 (1.44%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.44%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.08%) Statistics
11 3 (1.08%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.08%) EMC Centera
11 3 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (33.94%) Linux
2 85 (30.69%) UNIX
3 35 (12.64%) Windows
4 17 (6.14%) Solaris
5 10 (3.61%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.17%) AIX
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.72%) VMS
9 2 (0.72%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.72%) Android
9 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.97%) Data Modelling
3 38 (13.72%) TDD
4 33 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (10.83%) OO
6 29 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (8.30%) BDD
8 22 (7.94%) ITIL
9 21 (7.58%) Configuration Management
10 20 (7.22%) Web Development
11 19 (6.86%) Multithreading
11 19 (6.86%) DevOps
12 18 (6.50%) Scrum
13 17 (6.14%) Migration
14 16 (5.78%) ETL
14 16 (5.78%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (5.42%) Data Management
16 14 (5.05%) Change Management
16 14 (5.05%) Data Analysis
16 14 (5.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 158 (57.04%) SQL
2 104 (37.55%) Java
3 55 (19.86%) JavaScript
4 45 (16.25%) C#
5 27 (9.75%) Shell Script
6 24 (8.66%) PL/SQL
7 20 (7.22%) T-SQL
8 19 (6.86%) PHP
9 16 (5.78%) Python
9 16 (5.78%) VBA
10 14 (5.05%) Perl
11 11 (3.97%) C
12 10 (3.61%) C++
13 7 (2.53%) VB
14 6 (2.17%) VBScript
14 6 (2.17%) Scala
15 5 (1.81%) Ruby
15 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.44%) PHP5
16 4 (1.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Degree
2 11 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.44%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.08%) ISEB
5 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) MCITP
6 1 (0.36%) MCTS
6 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PMP
6 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.36%) MCSA
6 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.42%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.08%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.72%) FATCA
4 2 (0.72%) Basel III
5 1 (0.36%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.81%) HDFS
2 5 (1.81%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.72%) Docker
3 2 (0.72%) RHEV
3 2 (0.72%) KVM
4 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 15 (5.42%) Puppet
2 9 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.89%) Data Guard
4 6 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.17%) Netcool
5 5 (1.81%) Oozie
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.72%) Ansible
8 2 (0.72%) Control-M
8 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.36%) nmon
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 92 (33.21%) Oracle
2 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.14%) IBM
4 15 (5.42%) Sybase
5 9 (3.25%) EMC
6 8 (2.89%) Business Objects
6 8 (2.89%) Siebel
6 8 (2.89%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.53%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.53%) Cognos
7 7 (2.53%) Tableau
8 6 (2.17%) F5
8 6 (2.17%) Cisco
8 6 (2.17%) McAfee
8 6 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.17%) NetApp
9 5 (1.81%) DevExpress
9 5 (1.81%) Charles River
10 3 (1.08%) Syncfusion
10 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
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