The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 England 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 Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 258 225 236
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 358 416 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.89% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 4.11% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 244 250
Average daily rate
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£375 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £602 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £43.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +29.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +29.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10557 10133 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.74% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6650 6340 6654
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 204 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
RDBMS
UK

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 29 July 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 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
London -40 193 £450 -2.96% 65
South East -11 36 £350 -20.00% 16
South West -23 31 £350 - 17
North West +6 25 £338 +12.03% 10
East of England -21 25 £350 -17.88% 10
West Midlands -3 24 £308 -3.14% 5
Yorkshire -9 15 £360 +11.62% 10
East Midlands -20 7 £338 -25.00% 6
North East - 5 £155 - 1
Midlands - - - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 757 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 467 (61.69%) Oracle
3 377 (49.80%) SQL
4 262 (34.61%) SQL Server
5 249 (32.89%) Java
6 228 (30.12%) Oracle Database
7 206 (27.21%) Finance
8 195 (25.76%) UNIX
9 182 (24.04%) Linux
10 134 (17.70%) JavaScript
11 130 (17.17%) HTML
12 126 (16.64%) .NET
13 122 (16.12%) XML
14 121 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
15 116 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
16 109 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
17 106 (14.00%) Windows
18 98 (12.95%) OO
18 98 (12.95%) Microsoft
19 97 (12.81%) Data Modelling
20 96 (12.68%) Banking
21 94 (12.42%) Degree
22 92 (12.15%) CSS
22 92 (12.15%) C#
23 90 (11.89%) PL/SQL
24 89 (11.76%) Perl
25 88 (11.62%) Web Services
25 88 (11.62%) Shell Script
26 87 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 86 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 42 (5.55%) SharePoint
2 41 (5.42%) Apache
3 38 (5.02%) WebSphere
4 37 (4.89%) WebLogic
5 36 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 23 (3.04%) MQSeries
7 21 (2.77%) CMS
8 20 (2.64%) IIS
9 19 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (1.59%) Apache Solr
12 11 (1.45%) Tuxedo
13 8 (1.06%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.79%) SAS
15 5 (0.66%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
15 5 (0.66%) Node.js
15 5 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
16 4 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 44 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.72%) MS Office
3 10 (1.32%) Casewise Modeler
4 4 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.40%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.45%) Tridion
3 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.40%) Shopify
6 3 (0.40%) RiskWrite
6 3 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.40%) Magento
6 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.26%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (0.26%) Agresso
7 2 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.13%) Endur
8 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Global One
8 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.53%) SaaS
3 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.26%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.62%) Internet
2 18 (2.38%) SAN
2 18 (2.38%) HTTP
3 14 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.32%) DNS
5 8 (1.06%) DHCP
6 7 (0.92%) SSL
7 6 (0.79%) Firewall
8 4 (0.53%) Intranet
9 3 (0.40%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.40%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.40%) SMTP
9 3 (0.40%) LDAP
10 2 (0.26%) Broadband
10 2 (0.26%) CTI
11 1 (0.13%) Extranet
11 1 (0.13%) X.509
11 1 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.13%) SSH
11 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 757 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 262 (34.61%) SQL Server
3 228 (30.12%) Oracle Database
4 121 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
5 87 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 86 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 79 (10.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 76 (10.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 72 (9.51%) MySQL
10 54 (7.13%) NoSQL
11 51 (6.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 45 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (5.55%) DB2
14 27 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
15 25 (3.30%) Big Data
16 23 (3.04%) BusinessObjects XI
17 22 (2.91%) Hadoop
17 22 (2.91%) Oracle Reports
18 21 (2.77%) Sybase ASE
19 19 (2.51%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 53 (7.00%) Subversion
2 47 (6.21%) Maven
3 44 (5.81%) Ant
4 43 (5.68%) Eclipse
5 30 (3.96%) JUnit
5 30 (3.96%) Git (software)
6 27 (3.57%) Selenium
7 22 (2.91%) Visual Studio
8 19 (2.51%) Log4j
9 16 (2.11%) Toad
10 15 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
11 13 (1.72%) JIRA
12 12 (1.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 11 (1.45%) Jenkins
14 8 (1.06%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 8 (1.06%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 206 (27.21%) Finance
2 96 (12.68%) Banking
3 59 (7.79%) Manufacturing
4 46 (6.08%) Investment Banking
5 45 (5.94%) Retail
6 30 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.64%) Marketing
8 11 (1.45%) Games
9 10 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.92%) Back Office
11 6 (0.79%) Front Office
11 6 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.40%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
14 2 (0.26%) International Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 364 (48.08%) Developer
2 112 (14.80%) Java Developer
3 96 (12.68%) DBA
4 86 (11.36%) Architect
5 71 (9.38%) Analyst
6 54 (7.13%) Senior Developer
7 51 (6.74%) Oracle DBA
8 38 (5.02%) Administrator
9 34 (4.49%) Consultant
10 30 (3.96%) C++ Developer
11 27 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
12 26 (3.43%) .NET Developer
13 23 (3.04%) SQL Developer
13 23 (3.04%) SQL DBA
13 23 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (2.91%) Programmer
15 21 (2.77%) Oracle Developer
15 21 (2.77%) Data Analyst
16 20 (2.64%) C# Developer
17 19 (2.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (17.17%) HTML
2 126 (16.64%) .NET
3 122 (16.12%) XML
4 92 (12.15%) CSS
5 88 (11.62%) Web Services
6 69 (9.11%) Spring
7 63 (8.32%) ASP.NET
8 61 (8.06%) Hibernate
9 58 (7.66%) J2EE
10 57 (7.53%) JDBC
11 55 (7.27%) jQuery
12 48 (6.34%) XSLT
13 44 (5.81%) JSP
13 44 (5.81%) Ajax
14 43 (5.68%) Servlets
15 39 (5.15%) JMS
16 35 (4.62%) Java EE
17 34 (4.49%) JSON
18 32 (4.23%) Middleware
19 31 (4.10%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.28%) Open Source
2 38 (5.02%) Replication
3 32 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.57%) Clustering
5 20 (2.64%) Derivative
5 20 (2.64%) Data Integration
6 19 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.51%) Web 2.0
7 17 (2.25%) GIS
8 15 (1.98%) Visualisation
9 14 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
10 13 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.59%) Wiki
12 8 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.06%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.06%) Online Games
13 7 (0.92%) Mainframe
13 7 (0.92%) Informatics
13 7 (0.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 195 (25.76%) UNIX
2 182 (24.04%) Linux
3 106 (14.00%) Windows
4 59 (7.79%) Solaris
5 27 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (3.43%) HPUX
7 19 (2.51%) AIX
8 14 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.92%) Android
12 5 (0.66%) CentOS
13 4 (0.53%) VMS
13 4 (0.53%) OpenVMS
13 4 (0.53%) Fedora
14 3 (0.40%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (15.32%) Business Intelligence
2 109 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (12.95%) OO
4 97 (12.81%) Data Modelling
5 84 (11.10%) Scrum
6 82 (10.83%) TDD
6 82 (10.83%) ETL
7 77 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (8.06%) SOA
9 56 (7.40%) Unit Testing
10 55 (7.27%) Migration
11 52 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
12 46 (6.08%) CRM
13 45 (5.94%) Data Analysis
14 44 (5.81%) UML
15 43 (5.68%) E-Commerce
16 42 (5.55%) Integration Testing
17 40 (5.28%) Content Management
18 39 (5.15%) Data Migration
19 38 (5.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 377 (49.80%) SQL
2 249 (32.89%) Java
3 134 (17.70%) JavaScript
4 92 (12.15%) C#
5 90 (11.89%) PL/SQL
6 89 (11.76%) Perl
7 88 (11.62%) Shell Script
8 60 (7.93%) Python
9 38 (5.02%) C++
10 36 (4.76%) T-SQL
11 30 (3.96%) PowerShell
12 25 (3.30%) C
13 23 (3.04%) VB.NET
14 22 (2.91%) PHP
15 20 (2.64%) XPath
16 14 (1.85%) Ruby
16 14 (1.85%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.45%) Scala
18 10 (1.32%) VBScript
19 7 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 94 (12.42%) Degree
2 72 (9.51%) Security Cleared
3 53 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.59%) ISEB
5 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.92%) OCP
8 6 (0.79%) Sun Certification
9 5 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
9 5 (0.66%) MCITP
9 5 (0.66%) MCSE
10 4 (0.53%) OCA
10 4 (0.53%) OCAJ
11 3 (0.40%) MCTS
11 3 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.40%) MCSA
11 3 (0.40%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.11%) QA
2 11 (1.45%) SLA
3 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
4 2 (0.26%) Basel III
System Software
1 63 (8.32%) Oracle RAC
2 45 (5.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.66%) NDS
4 5 (0.66%) RHEV
5 3 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.26%) SRDF
6 2 (0.26%) KVM
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 40 (5.28%) Data Guard
2 17 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (1.72%) Puppet
4 12 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.32%) Control-M
6 9 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
6 9 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.92%) SCOM
7 7 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.79%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.40%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.40%) Ansible
11 2 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.26%) TIBCO Hawk
11 2 (0.26%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.26%) MOM
12 1 (0.13%) CA LISA
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 467 (61.69%) Oracle
2 98 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.66%) Sybase
4 42 (5.55%) IBM
5 35 (4.62%) Business Objects
6 31 (4.10%) Red Hat
7 30 (3.96%) JBoss
8 27 (3.57%) Informatica
9 21 (2.77%) TIBCO
10 18 (2.38%) HP
11 16 (2.11%) Cognos
11 16 (2.11%) Interwoven
12 15 (1.98%) SAP
12 15 (1.98%) Sun
13 13 (1.72%) Talend
14 12 (1.59%) Hyperion
15 11 (1.45%) ATG
15 11 (1.45%) VMware
15 11 (1.45%) Blue Martini
15 11 (1.45%) Elastic Path
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Manchester
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