The first table below looks at the demand for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Dorset 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 21 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.11% 2.07% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.95% 7.46% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
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£350 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -2.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £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 £37.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.33% 27.69% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 37
Average daily rate £350 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £421 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
Relational Database
South West

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the Dorset region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Dorset region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +12 7 £350 -24.32% 5
Poole - - - -
Relational Database
South West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) Code Coverage
4 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 6 (50.00%) Wiki
4 6 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) NAS
7 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) DHTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 6 (50.00%) Code Coverage
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Bourne shell
5 1 (8.33%) sed
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) AWK
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) NFS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat