The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 65 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 183 114 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.84% 1.83% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.73% 8.03% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 87 103
Average daily rate £430 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.79% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £336 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1437 1419 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.27% 22.77% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1103 1067
Average daily rate £435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 183 (50.83%) SQL
2 163 (45.28%) RDBMS
3 156 (43.33%) Oracle
4 143 (39.72%) Java
5 104 (28.89%) Finance
6 94 (26.11%) SQL Server
7 83 (23.06%) Linux
8 80 (22.22%) Banking
9 71 (19.72%) HTML
10 63 (17.50%) C#
10 63 (17.50%) UNIX
11 62 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
12 61 (16.94%) XML
13 59 (16.39%) .NET
14 58 (16.11%) Oracle Database
15 57 (15.83%) JavaScript
16 49 (13.61%) Degree
17 48 (13.33%) CSS
18 46 (12.78%) Microsoft
18 46 (12.78%) Spring
19 45 (12.50%) TDD
19 45 (12.50%) OO
20 44 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
21 43 (11.94%) Scrum
22 42 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
22 42 (11.67%) ETL
23 41 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
23 41 (11.39%) Perl
24 40 (11.11%) Investment Banking
25 38 (10.56%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (4.72%) Apache Solr
2 15 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.78%) Apache
3 10 (2.78%) SAS
4 9 (2.50%) CMS
5 8 (2.22%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.67%) Alfresco
8 4 (1.11%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.11%) GemFire
8 4 (1.11%) Node.js
8 4 (1.11%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.56%) TeamSite
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.56%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 33 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS Project
4 2 (0.56%) SPSS
5 1 (0.28%) Gephi
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.28%) Weka
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Stata
5 1 (0.28%) Maya
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.28%) RMDS
3 1 (0.28%) Endur
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) SaaS
2 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.83%) PaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.44%) HTTP
2 14 (3.89%) Internet
3 7 (1.94%) SAN
4 6 (1.67%) SSL
5 3 (0.83%) tcpdump
5 3 (0.83%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.83%) LDAP
6 2 (0.56%) DNS
6 2 (0.56%) FTP
6 2 (0.56%) Firewall
7 1 (0.28%) VLAN
7 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.28%) IPv4
7 1 (0.28%) PBX
7 1 (0.28%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) WLAN
7 1 (0.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (45.28%) RDBMS
2 94 (26.11%) SQL Server
3 58 (16.11%) Oracle Database
4 42 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (7.50%) MySQL
7 26 (7.22%) NoSQL
8 24 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (6.39%) MongoDB
10 22 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (5.56%) DB2
12 15 (4.17%) QlikView
12 15 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (3.33%) Data Mining
13 12 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 11 (3.06%) Hadoop
14 11 (3.06%) Big Data
15 10 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 32 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 31 (8.61%) Subversion
3 28 (7.78%) Selenium
3 28 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 22 (6.11%) Maven
5 12 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.06%) WebDriver
6 11 (3.06%) JUnit
7 10 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 9 (2.50%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.50%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.50%) Toad
9 8 (2.22%) Ant
9 8 (2.22%) Mockito
10 6 (1.67%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.67%) RSpec
10 6 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (1.39%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 104 (28.89%) Finance
2 80 (22.22%) Banking
3 40 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 29 (8.06%) Front Office
5 22 (6.11%) Retail
6 14 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.33%) Marketing
8 11 (3.06%) Back Office
9 10 (2.78%) Financial Institution
9 10 (2.78%) Law
10 8 (2.22%) Billing
11 7 (1.94%) Advertising
12 5 (1.39%) Legal
13 3 (0.83%) Games
14 2 (0.56%) International Banking
15 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.28%) German Language
15 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.28%) Electronics
15 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 163 (45.28%) Developer
2 54 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 53 (14.72%) Analyst
4 22 (6.11%) Architect
5 19 (5.28%) Consultant
5 19 (5.28%) Senior Developer
6 15 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 14 (3.89%) SQL Developer
8 12 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (2.78%) .NET Developer
10 9 (2.50%) C# Developer
10 9 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (2.50%) Applications Support
10 9 (2.50%) DBA
11 8 (2.22%) Data Analyst
11 8 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.22%) Test Leader
12 7 (1.94%) Scala Developer
12 7 (1.94%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (19.72%) HTML
2 61 (16.94%) XML
3 59 (16.39%) .NET
4 48 (13.33%) CSS
5 46 (12.78%) Spring
6 38 (10.56%) Web Services
7 36 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 27 (7.50%) jQuery
8 27 (7.50%) J2EE
9 26 (7.22%) JMS
10 22 (6.11%) XSLT
11 20 (5.56%) Middleware
12 18 (5.00%) HTML5
13 17 (4.72%) REST
13 17 (4.72%) Java EE
13 17 (4.72%) Lucene
14 16 (4.44%) CSS3
15 15 (4.17%) ASP.NET
16 14 (3.89%) Ajax
17 13 (3.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.28%) Open Source
3 14 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.06%) Market Risk
7 7 (1.94%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.67%) Replication
8 6 (1.67%) Derivative
9 5 (1.39%) SWIFT
9 5 (1.39%) Equities
10 4 (1.11%) Clustering
10 4 (1.11%) Reference Data
10 4 (1.11%) Machine Learning
11 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.83%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 83 (23.06%) Linux
2 63 (17.50%) UNIX
3 36 (10.00%) Windows
4 8 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.94%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.94%) Solaris
6 6 (1.67%) AIX
7 4 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.28%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (12.50%) TDD
2 45 (12.50%) OO
3 44 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (11.94%) Scrum
5 42 (11.67%) ETL
6 41 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (8.33%) SOA
8 27 (7.50%) Migration
9 25 (6.94%) Project Management
10 24 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 23 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (6.39%) Data Analysis
12 22 (6.11%) Unit Testing
12 22 (6.11%) Configuration Management
12 22 (6.11%) Analytics
13 21 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (5.83%) UML
13 21 (5.83%) E-Commerce
13 21 (5.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (50.83%) SQL
2 143 (39.72%) Java
3 63 (17.50%) C#
4 57 (15.83%) JavaScript
5 41 (11.39%) Perl
6 38 (10.56%) PL/SQL
7 34 (9.44%) Python
8 17 (4.72%) Ruby
8 17 (4.72%) VBA
9 15 (4.17%) PHP
10 14 (3.89%) Scala
11 13 (3.61%) T-SQL
12 12 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 11 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.22%) C++
15 7 (1.94%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.67%) VB
17 4 (1.11%) C
17 4 (1.11%) Groovy
18 3 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (13.61%) Degree
2 10 (2.78%) ISEB
3 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.83%) RHCE
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.28%) CFA
6 1 (0.28%) MCSE
6 1 (0.28%) MCSA
6 1 (0.28%) CCA
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.61%) QA
2 12 (3.33%) SLA
3 5 (1.39%) HL7
4 4 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.83%) Basel III
6 1 (0.28%) EMIR
6 1 (0.28%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.56%) XenApp
4 2 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.56%) KVM
5 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.28%) vSphere
5 1 (0.28%) Varnish
5 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (5.00%) Puppet
2 8 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.56%) Control-M
4 2 (0.56%) SCOM
4 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.56%) Oozie
5 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.28%) Ionix
5 1 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.28%) MOM
5 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 156 (43.33%) Oracle
2 46 (12.78%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.67%) Sybase
4 17 (4.72%) Business Objects
5 14 (3.89%) JBoss
6 11 (3.06%) IBM
7 9 (2.50%) hybris
8 8 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.22%) Hyperion
8 8 (2.22%) Splunk
9 7 (1.94%) Informatica
9 7 (1.94%) VMware
10 6 (1.67%) Cognos
10 6 (1.67%) Talend
11 5 (1.39%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.11%) Murex
12 4 (1.11%) Citrix
12 4 (1.11%) Fidessa
12 4 (1.11%) HP
12 4 (1.11%) Bloomberg
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £310 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Rate: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago