The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 289 217 231
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +14
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 348 462 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.96% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.23% 4.24% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 297 270
Average daily rate
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£415 £435 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £52.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
RDBMS
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10768 10900 11120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.61% 22.60% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6898 6918 6448
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 187 301
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -7.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in England

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in England

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in England

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in England

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
London -54 187 £475 -1.85% 62
North West +19 44 £375 +27.11% 8
South West -18 44 £393 +4.66% 7
South East -13 20 £413 +10.00% 20
Yorkshire -8 19 £329 +3.54% 9
East of England -25 19 £379 -8.18% 12
West Midlands -20 7 £370 +42.30% 8
East Midlands -9 5 £365 -13.86%
North East -29 4 £110 - 4
Midlands - - - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 689 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 416 (60.38%) Oracle
3 386 (56.02%) SQL
4 225 (32.66%) Java
5 209 (30.33%) Linux
6 205 (29.75%) SQL Server
7 200 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 188 (27.29%) Oracle Database
9 182 (26.42%) Finance
10 170 (24.67%) UNIX
11 160 (23.22%) JavaScript
12 141 (20.46%) HTML
13 129 (18.72%) XML
14 121 (17.56%) Windows
15 109 (15.82%) Banking
16 103 (14.95%) Web Services
17 101 (14.66%) CSS
18 99 (14.37%) Data Warehouse
19 95 (13.79%) TDD
20 93 (13.50%) MySQL
21 92 (13.35%) .NET
22 89 (12.92%) Degree
23 88 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
24 86 (12.48%) C#
24 86 (12.48%) OO
25 85 (12.34%) ETL
26 83 (12.05%) Perl
27 79 (11.47%) Data Modelling
28 76 (11.03%) Scrum
29 75 (10.89%) Oracle Database 11g

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 58 (8.42%) Apache
2 52 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 30 (4.35%) CMS
4 26 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 25 (3.63%) WebSphere
6 24 (3.48%) WebLogic
7 18 (2.61%) MQSeries
8 16 (2.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
10 13 (1.89%) IIS
11 11 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.02%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.87%) NetWeaver
13 6 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
13 6 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
13 6 (0.87%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.73%) nginx
15 4 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.58%) Magnolia
15 4 (0.58%) Kentico
Applications
1 32 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.87%) MS Office
2 6 (0.87%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.44%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) SPSS
6 1 (0.15%) Casewise Modeler
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.87%) Tridion
2 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.44%) Magento
4 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.44%) Shopify
4 3 (0.44%) Endur
5 2 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.29%) Agresso
5 2 (0.29%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
3 3 (0.44%) GitHub
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.06%) Internet
2 21 (3.05%) HTTP
3 17 (2.47%) SAN
4 15 (2.18%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.89%) DNS
6 11 (1.60%) LDAP
7 6 (0.87%) DHCP
7 6 (0.87%) SSH
8 5 (0.73%) WAN
8 5 (0.73%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.73%) SSL
9 4 (0.58%) Intranet
9 4 (0.58%) LAN
9 4 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.44%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.44%) Firewall
11 2 (0.29%) AMQP
12 1 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.15%) Extranet
12 1 (0.15%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 689 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 205 (29.75%) SQL Server
3 188 (27.29%) Oracle Database
4 99 (14.37%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (13.50%) MySQL
6 75 (10.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 71 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 65 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 65 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (7.55%) NoSQL
10 48 (6.97%) DB2
11 42 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 41 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 31 (4.50%) Big Data
14 28 (4.06%) Hadoop
15 26 (3.77%) MongoDB
16 25 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (3.48%) Oracle Database 12c
18 23 (3.34%) Sybase ASE
19 19 (2.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 49 (7.11%) Maven
2 46 (6.68%) Subversion
3 43 (6.24%) Git (software)
4 41 (5.95%) Ant
5 38 (5.52%) Eclipse
6 30 (4.35%) JUnit
7 29 (4.21%) Selenium
8 22 (3.19%) Jenkins
9 17 (2.47%) JIRA
9 17 (2.47%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.32%) jMock
10 16 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (2.03%) IntelliJ
12 13 (1.89%) Mockito
13 12 (1.74%) Toad
13 12 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (1.60%) Log4j
15 10 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
16 8 (1.16%) ClearCase
17 7 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 182 (26.42%) Finance
2 109 (15.82%) Banking
3 53 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 41 (5.95%) Retail
5 29 (4.21%) Manufacturing
6 28 (4.06%) Marketing
6 28 (4.06%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.16%) Front Office
8 8 (1.16%) Games
9 6 (0.87%) Back Office
9 6 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 3 (0.44%) Advertising
11 3 (0.44%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Billing
12 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 332 (48.19%) Developer
2 115 (16.69%) Java Developer
3 89 (12.92%) DBA
4 75 (10.89%) Architect
5 62 (9.00%) Analyst
6 38 (5.52%) Consultant
7 37 (5.37%) Administrator
8 34 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 33 (4.79%) Oracle DBA
10 30 (4.35%) SQL DBA
11 28 (4.06%) C++ Developer
12 27 (3.92%) .NET Developer
13 26 (3.77%) Data Analyst
14 22 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
15 18 (2.61%) C# Developer
15 18 (2.61%) Sybase DBA
15 18 (2.61%) Agile Java Developer
16 16 (2.32%) Data Architect
17 15 (2.18%) Tester
18 14 (2.03%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (20.46%) HTML
2 129 (18.72%) XML
3 103 (14.95%) Web Services
4 101 (14.66%) CSS
5 92 (13.35%) .NET
6 69 (10.01%) Spring
7 61 (8.85%) Hibernate
8 59 (8.56%) JDBC
9 58 (8.42%) JSP
10 53 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 53 (7.69%) jQuery
11 46 (6.68%) JSON
12 45 (6.53%) Ajax
13 40 (5.81%) J2EE
14 38 (5.52%) REST
15 37 (5.37%) XSLT
16 35 (5.08%) Servlets
16 35 (5.08%) SOAP
17 33 (4.79%) JMS
18 26 (3.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.81%) Replication
3 37 (5.37%) User Experience
4 32 (4.64%) Open Source
5 29 (4.21%) Clustering
5 29 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.90%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.61%) Data Integration
8 16 (2.32%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.03%) Wiki
10 12 (1.74%) Fixed Income
10 12 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.74%) Derivative
11 11 (1.60%) Web 2.0
11 11 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.02%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.02%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.02%) Online Games
13 6 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 209 (30.33%) Linux
2 170 (24.67%) UNIX
3 121 (17.56%) Windows
4 46 (6.68%) Solaris
5 29 (4.21%) AIX
5 29 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.60%) Android
7 11 (1.60%) HPUX
8 9 (1.31%) VMS
9 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.58%) OpenVMS
10 4 (0.58%) Fedora
10 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.58%) CentOS
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.44%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (13.79%) TDD
3 88 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 86 (12.48%) OO
5 85 (12.34%) ETL
6 79 (11.47%) Data Modelling
7 76 (11.03%) Scrum
8 64 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
9 57 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (7.26%) MVC
11 48 (6.97%) Unit Testing
12 45 (6.53%) Content Management
13 44 (6.39%) Migration
14 42 (6.10%) Configuration Management
15 38 (5.52%) E-Commerce
15 38 (5.52%) SOA
16 36 (5.22%) ITIL
17 34 (4.93%) Mentoring
18 33 (4.79%) BDD
19 32 (4.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 386 (56.02%) SQL
2 225 (32.66%) Java
3 160 (23.22%) JavaScript
4 86 (12.48%) C#
5 83 (12.05%) Perl
6 72 (10.45%) PL/SQL
7 70 (10.16%) Shell Script
8 56 (8.13%) Python
9 43 (6.24%) C++
10 33 (4.79%) T-SQL
11 29 (4.21%) PHP
12 25 (3.63%) PowerShell
13 21 (3.05%) C
14 16 (2.32%) VB.NET
14 16 (2.32%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.03%) XPath
16 10 (1.45%) VBScript
17 8 (1.16%) Ruby
18 6 (0.87%) R
18 6 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 89 (12.92%) Degree
2 35 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.31%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.16%) ISEB
6 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.02%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.87%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.87%) OCP
8 6 (0.87%) CCNA
8 6 (0.87%) MCSE
9 5 (0.73%) MCITP
9 5 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
10 4 (0.58%) CCNP
11 3 (0.44%) MCTS
11 3 (0.44%) MCSA
11 3 (0.44%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.47%) QA
2 9 (1.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.29%) Basel III
3 2 (0.29%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) EMIR
4 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.15%) COREP
4 1 (0.15%) FINREP
System Software
1 57 (8.27%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (4.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (1.74%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.02%) Shibboleth
4 7 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (0.73%) NFS
6 5 (0.73%) NDS
7 4 (0.58%) RHEV
8 3 (0.44%) HDFS
9 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.29%) SRDF
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 31 (4.50%) Data Guard
2 13 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (1.60%) Puppet
4 8 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (1.16%) Control-M
5 7 (1.02%) SCOM
6 6 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.58%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.44%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.44%) Ansible
9 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.29%) MOM
10 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.15%) Salt
11 1 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.15%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 416 (60.38%) Oracle
2 72 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 66 (9.58%) Sybase
4 39 (5.66%) IBM
5 37 (5.37%) Red Hat
6 28 (4.06%) Informatica
7 26 (3.77%) HP
8 25 (3.63%) Business Objects
9 24 (3.48%) JBoss
9 24 (3.48%) Sun
10 21 (3.05%) SAP
11 18 (2.61%) BMC
11 18 (2.61%) Cognos
12 15 (2.18%) VMware
13 13 (1.89%) FatWire
13 13 (1.89%) TIBCO
14 12 (1.74%) Interwoven
14 12 (1.74%) Tableau
15 11 (1.60%) Cisco
16 10 (1.45%) Talend
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