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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 71 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 157 123 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.92% 2.12% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.16% 9.18% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 93 151
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £625 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
1407 1340 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 26.18% 23.05% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1106 993 1255
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.91 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.42% -20.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £22.00 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £51.49 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 154 (51.85%) SQL
2 120 (40.40%) Java
3 115 (38.72%) RDBMS
4 106 (35.69%) Finance
5 100 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 98 (33.00%) Oracle
8 89 (29.97%) Linux
9 78 (26.26%) Banking
10 73 (24.58%) UNIX
11 60 (20.20%) JavaScript
12 57 (19.19%) HTML
13 52 (17.51%) TDD
14 43 (14.48%) SDLC
15 41 (13.80%) Subversion
16 40 (13.47%) Open Source
16 40 (13.47%) MySQL
16 40 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (12.46%) C#
18 36 (12.12%) Front Office
19 35 (11.78%) Web Services
19 35 (11.78%) XML
19 35 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (11.45%) .NET
21 32 (10.77%) Scrum
21 32 (10.77%) ETL
22 31 (10.44%) Spring
22 31 (10.44%) OO
23 30 (10.10%) Hibernate
23 30 (10.10%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (5.39%) Apache
2 9 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.69%) JBoss
3 8 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.69%) MQSeries
4 7 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.36%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.36%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.02%) Node.js
5 6 (2.02%) ColdFusion
6 5 (1.68%) CMS
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.01%) Drupal
8 3 (1.01%) IIS
9 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.67%) WMQI
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.34%) GemFire
Applications
1 27 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.02%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.02%) MS Office
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) Endur
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.01%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (1.01%) GitHub
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.05%) HTTP
2 7 (2.36%) DHCP
2 7 (2.36%) SAN
2 7 (2.36%) DNS
3 6 (2.02%) LDAP
4 5 (1.68%) SNMP
4 5 (1.68%) TACACS
5 4 (1.35%) Internet
5 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.01%) IPsec
7 2 (0.67%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.67%) FTP
7 2 (0.67%) SSL
8 1 (0.34%) IPv6
8 1 (0.34%) Firewall
8 1 (0.34%) OSPF
8 1 (0.34%) BGP
8 1 (0.34%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.34%) LAN
8 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (38.72%) RDBMS
2 99 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 40 (13.47%) MySQL
4 29 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 26 (8.75%) NoSQL
6 24 (8.08%) Oracle Database
7 22 (7.41%) DB2
8 21 (7.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (7.07%) Big Data
9 19 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (5.39%) OLAP
11 15 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (4.71%) Data Mart
13 12 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 41 (13.80%) Subversion
2 30 (10.10%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.40%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.06%) JIRA
5 13 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.04%) Redmine
6 12 (4.04%) Maven
7 11 (3.70%) Mercurial
7 11 (3.70%) FogBugz
7 11 (3.70%) Trac
8 10 (3.37%) Ant
9 7 (2.36%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.36%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.02%) JUnit
10 6 (2.02%) ClearCase
11 5 (1.68%) Selenium
12 4 (1.35%) MSBuild
12 4 (1.35%) Hudson
12 4 (1.35%) NUnit
12 4 (1.35%) Gradle
General
1 106 (35.69%) Finance
2 78 (26.26%) Banking
3 36 (12.12%) Front Office
4 24 (8.08%) Investment Banking
5 15 (5.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.69%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.36%) Legal
7 7 (2.36%) Marketing
8 5 (1.68%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Retail
11 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 147 (49.49%) Developer
2 72 (24.24%) Analyst
3 49 (16.50%) Java Developer
4 33 (11.11%) Programmer
5 32 (10.77%) Analyst Programmer
5 32 (10.77%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 32 (10.77%) Java Programmer
6 20 (6.73%) Senior Developer
7 17 (5.72%) Data Analyst
8 16 (5.39%) SQL Developer
9 15 (5.05%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.71%) Architect
10 14 (4.71%) DBA
11 11 (3.70%) PHP Developer
11 11 (3.70%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 10 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
14 8 (2.69%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.19%) HTML
2 35 (11.78%) Web Services
2 35 (11.78%) XML
3 34 (11.45%) .NET
4 31 (10.44%) Spring
5 30 (10.10%) Hibernate
6 29 (9.76%) REST
7 26 (8.75%) CSS
8 22 (7.41%) J2EE
9 19 (6.40%) HTML5
10 18 (6.06%) XSD
10 18 (6.06%) XSL
10 18 (6.06%) Middleware
11 17 (5.72%) JSON
12 16 (5.39%) Ajax
12 16 (5.39%) ASP.NET
13 14 (4.71%) SOAP
13 14 (4.71%) JAX-RS
14 12 (4.04%) AngularJS
14 12 (4.04%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.07%) Equities
2 21 (7.07%) Derivative
3 20 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 13 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.69%) Clustering
7 7 (2.36%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.36%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.02%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.02%) Statistics
8 6 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.02%) Replication
9 5 (1.68%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.68%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.35%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.35%) User Experience
10 4 (1.35%) Market Risk
10 4 (1.35%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 89 (29.97%) Linux
2 73 (24.58%) UNIX
3 26 (8.75%) Windows
4 13 (4.38%) Solaris
5 12 (4.04%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.01%) AIX
7 3 (1.01%) Android
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.34%) Debian
9 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.51%) TDD
3 43 (14.48%) SDLC
4 40 (13.47%) Open Source
5 35 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (10.77%) Scrum
6 32 (10.77%) ETL
7 31 (10.44%) OO
8 29 (9.76%) Data Modelling
9 28 (9.43%) MVC
10 27 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 27 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 26 (8.75%) Project Management
12 25 (8.42%) Risk Management
12 25 (8.42%) SOA
12 25 (8.42%) Web Development
12 25 (8.42%) BDD
13 24 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (7.41%) Electronic Trading
15 21 (7.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 154 (51.85%) SQL
2 120 (40.40%) Java
3 60 (20.20%) JavaScript
4 37 (12.46%) C#
5 25 (8.42%) Shell Script
6 24 (8.08%) Perl
7 23 (7.74%) Python
8 21 (7.07%) VBA
9 19 (6.40%) PHP
10 14 (4.71%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.04%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.04%) Scala
12 11 (3.70%) PHP5
12 11 (3.70%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.69%) C++
14 7 (2.36%) Ruby
15 6 (2.02%) C
16 5 (1.68%) Groovy
17 4 (1.35%) VB
17 4 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (9.09%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.07%) QA
2 9 (3.03%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.67%) FATCA
3 2 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) Basel III
4 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (2.69%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.68%) HDFS
3 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.35%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.67%) Docker
4 2 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) Postfix
5 1 (0.34%) XenServer
5 1 (0.34%) Samba
5 1 (0.34%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (2.36%) Puppet
2 5 (1.68%) Netcool
2 5 (1.68%) Data Guard
2 5 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.35%) Oozie
3 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.67%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.34%) Control-M
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.34%) Ansible
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 98 (33.00%) Oracle
2 25 (8.42%) Sybase
3 24 (8.08%) Microsoft
4 16 (5.39%) IBM
5 14 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (3.03%) Adobe
6 9 (3.03%) Tableau
7 8 (2.69%) WorldPay
7 8 (2.69%) EMC
8 6 (2.02%) NetApp
8 6 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.02%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.68%) McAfee
9 5 (1.68%) F5
9 5 (1.68%) Splunk
9 5 (1.68%) CheckPoint
9 5 (1.68%) Cisco
10 4 (1.35%) Informatica
10 4 (1.35%) SAP
10 4 (1.35%) Cognos
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