The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB 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 VLDB over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank - 223 224
Contract jobs citing VLDB 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.041% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.18% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1301 1639 1561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.02% 22.59% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 1234 1148
Average daily rate £425 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 20
Average hourly rate £44.50 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VLDB
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 VLDB across the City of London region.

VLDB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London