The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK / England
Rank 333 333 258
Rank change year-on-year
0 -75
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 249 302 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.63% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.69% 2.82% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 196 288
Median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £85.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.50 £85.55
% change year-on-year
- -51.48%

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
9256 10693 10580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.42% 22.43% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6330 7294 6919
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 177 159
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £60.62 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 158 £525 - 73
South East +41 49 £363 -5.84% 14
Yorkshire +15 9 £371 -7.31% 6
North West +8 9 £350 +7.69% 15
West Midlands -2 8 £394 -0.94% 1
South West -23 6 £330 -12.00% 7
East of England -7 4 £663 +32.50% 12
East Midlands +7 3 £415 +18.57% 10
North East -27 1 - - 1
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 555 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 273 (49.19%) SQL
3 264 (47.57%) Oracle
4 201 (36.22%) Java
4 201 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (29.37%) SQL Server
6 153 (27.57%) Linux
7 142 (25.59%) Finance
8 135 (24.32%) JavaScript
9 112 (20.18%) HTML
10 111 (20.00%) Python
10 111 (20.00%) NoSQL
11 99 (17.84%) Big Data
12 98 (17.66%) Hadoop
13 97 (17.48%) Oracle Database
14 94 (16.94%) Unix
15 92 (16.58%) PostgreSQL
16 86 (15.50%) Banking
17 85 (15.32%) Scrum
18 82 (14.77%) CSS
19 75 (13.51%) Web Services
19 75 (13.51%) Spring
19 75 (13.51%) Git (software)
20 74 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
21 72 (12.97%) MySQL
22 71 (12.79%) XML
23 70 (12.61%) OO
24 66 (11.89%) jQuery
25 65 (11.71%) Apache Spark
26 63 (11.35%) Degree

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (11.71%) Apache Spark
2 40 (7.21%) Apache
3 23 (4.14%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.42%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.06%) Apache Pig
5 17 (3.06%) IIS
6 13 (2.34%) JBoss
7 12 (2.16%) OpenStack
7 12 (2.16%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.98%) Confluence
8 11 (1.98%) SAS
9 8 (1.44%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.44%) CMS
10 6 (1.08%) Tuxedo
10 6 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.90%) nginx
11 5 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.90%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.08%) SPSS
3 4 (0.72%) GNU Octave
3 4 (0.72%) MS Office
4 3 (0.54%) GIMP
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (4.32%) Adobe Campaign
2 13 (2.34%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 5 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.72%) BASE24
6 4 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.18%) Magento
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
4 10 (1.80%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.44%) GitHub
6 7 (1.26%) IaaS
6 7 (1.26%) PaaS
6 7 (1.26%) SaaS
7 5 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.72%) Route 53
9 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.36%) Trello
11 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.05%) Internet
2 25 (4.50%) DNS
3 16 (2.88%) DHCP
4 15 (2.70%) HTTP
5 12 (2.16%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.80%) SSL
7 6 (1.08%) LDAP
8 5 (0.90%) FTP
9 4 (0.72%) IPsec
9 4 (0.72%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.54%) SAN
10 3 (0.54%) SSH
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.36%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.36%) Network Security
11 2 (0.36%) NX-OS
11 2 (0.36%) OpenLDAP
12 1 (0.18%) ATM
12 1 (0.18%) SMTP
12 1 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 163 (29.37%) SQL Server
3 111 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 99 (17.84%) Big Data
5 98 (17.66%) Hadoop
6 97 (17.48%) Oracle Database
7 92 (16.58%) PostgreSQL
8 72 (12.97%) MySQL
9 59 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
10 44 (7.93%) MongoDB
11 41 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (7.03%) DB2
13 34 (6.13%) Apache Hive
14 33 (5.95%) HBase
15 29 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (4.86%) Flink
17 23 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
19 20 (3.60%) SQLPlus
20 17 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 75 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 61 (10.99%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.11%) JIRA
4 40 (7.21%) JUnit
5 27 (4.86%) Maven
5 27 (4.86%) Selenium
6 24 (4.32%) Eclipse
7 19 (3.42%) Subversion
8 17 (3.06%) Cucumber
9 13 (2.34%) Hudson
9 13 (2.34%) Mockito
9 13 (2.34%) WebDriver
10 12 (2.16%) Ant
10 12 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
10 12 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (1.98%) SonarQube
12 9 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (1.44%) Gradle
13 8 (1.44%) TeamCity
14 7 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 142 (25.59%) Finance
2 86 (15.50%) Banking
3 33 (5.95%) Front Office
4 23 (4.14%) Marketing
5 21 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 19 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.52%) Retail
8 10 (1.80%) Legal
8 10 (1.80%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.62%) Games
10 8 (1.44%) Law
11 6 (1.08%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (0.90%) International Banking
13 4 (0.72%) Automotive
14 3 (0.54%) Back Office
14 3 (0.54%) Online Betting
15 2 (0.36%) Advertising
15 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 246 (44.32%) Developer
2 86 (15.50%) Java Developer
3 55 (9.91%) Architect
4 45 (8.11%) Consultant
5 37 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 36 (6.49%) DBA
7 34 (6.13%) SQL Developer
8 32 (5.77%) Analyst
9 29 (5.23%) Oracle Developer
10 27 (4.86%) Big Data Engineer
11 21 (3.78%) Data Architect
11 21 (3.78%) Senior Developer
12 19 (3.42%) .NET Developer
12 19 (3.42%) Oracle DBA
13 18 (3.24%) Administrator
14 17 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.06%) PL/SQL Developer
15 16 (2.88%) Scala Developer
16 15 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
16 15 (2.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (20.18%) HTML
2 82 (14.77%) CSS
3 75 (13.51%) Spring
3 75 (13.51%) Web Services
4 71 (12.79%) XML
5 66 (11.89%) jQuery
6 58 (10.45%) REST
7 51 (9.19%) .NET
8 50 (9.01%) SOAP
9 42 (7.57%) HTML5
9 42 (7.57%) Kafka
10 39 (7.03%) AngularJS
10 39 (7.03%) Hibernate
11 35 (6.31%) Ajax
11 35 (6.31%) JSON
12 33 (5.95%) JMS
13 30 (5.41%) RESTful
14 29 (5.23%) J2EE
15 25 (4.50%) Java EE
16 24 (4.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 74 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.88%) Equities
5 15 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
6 14 (2.52%) Clustering
6 14 (2.52%) Derivative
7 13 (2.34%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (1.80%) User Experience
11 9 (1.62%) Replication
12 8 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.26%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.90%) Fintech
14 5 (0.90%) Fixed Income
15 4 (0.72%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 153 (27.57%) Linux
2 94 (16.94%) Unix
3 51 (9.19%) Windows
4 21 (3.78%) Android
4 21 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 21 (3.78%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.06%) AIX
6 13 (2.34%) Solaris
7 12 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.54%) CoreOS
8 3 (0.54%) HPUX
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (15.32%) Scrum
3 70 (12.61%) OO
4 62 (11.17%) SDLC
5 58 (10.45%) Data Modelling
6 57 (10.27%) TDD
7 55 (9.91%) Analytics
7 55 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (9.73%) DevOps
9 48 (8.65%) Configuration Management
10 45 (8.11%) ETL
11 43 (7.75%) Unit Testing
12 41 (7.39%) Project Management
13 40 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 40 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
14 39 (7.03%) Open Source
15 36 (6.49%) MVC
16 35 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (6.13%) Software Engineering
18 33 (5.95%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 273 (49.19%) SQL
2 201 (36.22%) Java
3 135 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 111 (20.00%) Python
5 62 (11.17%) Perl
6 60 (10.81%) Scala
7 53 (9.55%) Shell Script
8 45 (8.11%) PL/SQL
9 39 (7.03%) C#
10 31 (5.59%) R
11 29 (5.23%) Ruby
12 28 (5.05%) T-SQL
13 21 (3.78%) Bash Shell
14 17 (3.06%) C++
15 16 (2.88%) PHP
15 16 (2.88%) PowerShell
16 12 (2.16%) C
17 10 (1.80%) MATLAB
18 8 (1.44%) Apex Code
18 8 (1.44%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 63 (11.35%) Degree
2 32 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.86%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.16%) PhD
5 6 (1.08%) ISEB
6 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.36%) MCITP
8 2 (0.36%) MCTS
9 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.85%) QA
2 15 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) FATCA
5 2 (0.36%) Basel II
5 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.36%) GCP
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) IFRS
6 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.42%) HDFS
3 17 (3.06%) Docker
4 16 (2.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 16 (2.88%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.90%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.36%) Cronacle
10 2 (0.36%) KVM
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.18%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 33 (5.95%) Puppet
2 31 (5.59%) Ansible
3 26 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (4.32%) Hadoop YARN
5 19 (3.42%) Nagios
6 12 (2.16%) Data Guard
7 10 (1.80%) Terraform
8 7 (1.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (1.26%) SCOM
9 6 (1.08%) Control-M
9 6 (1.08%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (1.08%) Oozie
10 4 (0.72%) Kubernetes
10 4 (0.72%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.54%) Ambari
11 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 3 (0.54%) Mesos
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.54%) Unicenter
11 3 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 264 (47.57%) Oracle
2 61 (10.99%) Sybase
3 50 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.23%) IBM
5 26 (4.68%) Adobe
5 26 (4.68%) SAP
6 18 (3.24%) Perforce
7 17 (3.06%) Informatica
8 16 (2.88%) Siemens
9 14 (2.52%) Cognos
9 14 (2.52%) Tableau
10 13 (2.34%) Hortonworks
11 12 (2.16%) Red Hat
11 12 (2.16%) TIBCO
12 11 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.98%) Teradata
13 10 (1.80%) VMware
14 9 (1.62%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.62%) HP
14 9 (1.62%) Talend
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