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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 297 281 289
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 379 401 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.42% 3.32% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 257 196
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +23.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.97 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-16.21% +24.53%
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
11078 12067 10837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.21% 23.38% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7476 7992 6811
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 178 180
Median hourly rate £32.20 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.91% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £50.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

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 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -48 178 £513 +7.89% 55
South East +6 55 £425 +26.86% 7
West Midlands -5 41 £450 +6.50% 3
North West +10 30 £420 +8.10% 21
North East -24 24 £320 - 4
Yorkshire -4 19 £400 -3.61% 7
East of England +5 15 £444 +18.33% 7
East Midlands +5 10 £439 -2.66% 1
South West -14 7 £320 -28.88% 9
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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.

1 742 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 396 (53.37%) Oracle
3 319 (42.99%) SQL
4 300 (40.43%) Java
5 234 (31.54%) SQL Server
6 227 (30.59%) Oracle Database
7 221 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
8 188 (25.34%) Linux
9 153 (20.62%) JavaScript
10 139 (18.73%) HTML
11 133 (17.92%) Finance
12 124 (16.71%) Web Services
13 120 (16.17%) Windows
13 120 (16.17%) .NET
14 119 (16.04%) Microsoft
15 117 (15.77%) C#
16 116 (15.63%) CSS
17 111 (14.96%) XML
18 110 (14.82%) Unix
19 107 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
20 100 (13.48%) Scrum
21 97 (13.07%) MVC
22 94 (12.67%) Python
23 92 (12.40%) OO
24 88 (11.86%) NoSQL
25 84 (11.32%) Jenkins
25 84 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
25 84 (11.32%) SDLC
26 82 (11.05%) PL/SQL
26 82 (11.05%) MySQL

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 58 (7.82%) WebLogic
2 34 (4.58%) Apache Spark
3 30 (4.04%) Tuxedo
4 26 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.23%) IIS
5 24 (3.23%) JBoss
6 21 (2.83%) Apache
7 20 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 19 (2.56%) SAS
9 16 (2.16%) WebSphere
10 10 (1.35%) CMS
11 8 (1.08%) Liferay
12 7 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.81%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
14 5 (0.67%) Drupal
14 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.67%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.67%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.67%) nginx
14 5 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 56 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.43%) MS Office
3 10 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (2.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.62%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (1.21%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.54%) Endur
6 4 (0.54%) Global One
6 4 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.27%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Maximo
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.16%) SaaS
4 10 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.08%) PaaS
6 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.67%) GitHub
6 5 (0.67%) IaaS
7 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.40%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.40%) Office 365
9 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.27%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.13%) Firebase
10 1 (0.13%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.12%) Internet
2 33 (4.45%) DNS
3 32 (4.31%) HTTP
4 22 (2.96%) DHCP
5 21 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 19 (2.56%) SSL
7 13 (1.75%) SAN
8 12 (1.62%) FTP
9 11 (1.48%) IPsec
9 11 (1.48%) VLAN
10 10 (1.35%) Firewall
11 7 (0.94%) LDAP
12 5 (0.67%) SMTP
13 4 (0.54%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
15 2 (0.27%) EIGRP
15 2 (0.27%) FWSM
15 2 (0.27%) LAN
15 2 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 742 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 234 (31.54%) SQL Server
3 227 (30.59%) Oracle Database
4 88 (11.86%) NoSQL
5 82 (11.05%) MySQL
6 61 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (8.22%) Hadoop
7 55 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (7.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 39 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 38 (5.12%) Big Data
11 35 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 29 (3.91%) Apache Hive
14 28 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
14 28 (3.77%) DB2
15 26 (3.50%) HBase
16 25 (3.37%) Oracle Database 12c
16 25 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 23 (3.10%) Cloudera CDH
Development Applications
1 84 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 63 (8.49%) Git (software)
3 54 (7.28%) Maven
4 49 (6.60%) JUnit
5 35 (4.72%) Visual Studio
6 34 (4.58%) JIRA
7 33 (4.45%) Ant
8 27 (3.64%) Toad
9 25 (3.37%) Eclipse
10 23 (3.10%) Subversion
11 22 (2.96%) Oracle APEX
12 20 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
13 18 (2.43%) ClearQuest
13 18 (2.43%) Selenium
14 16 (2.16%) Hudson
15 14 (1.89%) RSpec
15 14 (1.89%) SoapUI
16 13 (1.75%) Artifactory
17 12 (1.62%) SonarQube
18 11 (1.48%) JBehave
General
1 133 (17.92%) Finance
2 76 (10.24%) Banking
3 34 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.43%) Front Office
6 18 (2.43%) Marketing
7 13 (1.75%) Retail
8 11 (1.48%) Games
9 8 (1.08%) Back Office
9 8 (1.08%) Legal
10 5 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.54%) German Language
11 4 (0.54%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 342 (46.09%) Developer
2 87 (11.73%) Architect
2 87 (11.73%) Java Developer
3 77 (10.38%) DBA
4 59 (7.95%) Analyst
5 51 (6.87%) .NET Developer
6 48 (6.47%) Oracle DBA
7 39 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
8 36 (4.85%) Senior Developer
9 34 (4.58%) Technical Leader
10 31 (4.18%) SQL Developer
11 30 (4.04%) Administrator
11 30 (4.04%) Agile Developer
12 27 (3.64%) Consultant
13 26 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
14 25 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 23 (3.10%) C# Developer
15 23 (3.10%) Technical Architect
16 21 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (18.73%) HTML
2 124 (16.71%) Web Services
3 120 (16.17%) .NET
4 116 (15.63%) CSS
5 111 (14.96%) XML
6 77 (10.38%) REST
7 68 (9.16%) Spring
8 52 (7.01%) ASP.NET
9 48 (6.47%) Hibernate
9 48 (6.47%) JSON
10 41 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (5.26%) SOAP
12 34 (4.58%) AngularJS
13 33 (4.45%) J2EE
14 32 (4.31%) jQuery
14 32 (4.31%) Middleware
15 30 (4.04%) HTML5
15 30 (4.04%) RESTful
16 29 (3.91%) JSP
17 26 (3.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.33%) Clustering
3 44 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 35 (4.72%) N-Tier
5 26 (3.50%) Data Integration
5 26 (3.50%) User Experience
6 24 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 23 (3.10%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.43%) Replication
10 17 (2.29%) Reference Data
11 16 (2.16%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.89%) Derivative
13 13 (1.75%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.48%) Mathematics
15 10 (1.35%) Fixed Income
16 9 (1.21%) Visualisation
17 8 (1.08%) Data Centre
17 8 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 6 (0.81%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 188 (25.34%) Linux
2 120 (16.17%) Windows
3 110 (14.82%) Unix
4 48 (6.47%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (3.10%) AIX
7 16 (2.16%) Solaris
8 11 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (1.08%) Android
10 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.54%) CentOS
11 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.40%) HPUX
12 3 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (13.48%) Scrum
4 97 (13.07%) MVC
5 92 (12.40%) OO
6 84 (11.32%) SDLC
7 79 (10.65%) ETL
7 79 (10.65%) TDD
8 78 (10.51%) Data Modelling
9 59 (7.95%) Migration
9 59 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
9 59 (7.95%) Software Engineering
10 49 (6.60%) Unit Testing
11 48 (6.47%) DevOps
12 47 (6.33%) Configuration Management
13 45 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (5.93%) BDD
14 44 (5.93%) E-Commerce
14 44 (5.93%) ITIL
15 43 (5.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 319 (42.99%) SQL
2 300 (40.43%) Java
3 153 (20.62%) JavaScript
4 117 (15.77%) C#
5 94 (12.67%) Python
6 82 (11.05%) PL/SQL
7 79 (10.65%) Shell Script
8 77 (10.38%) Perl
9 63 (8.49%) C++
10 57 (7.68%) Bash Shell
11 56 (7.55%) Ruby
12 54 (7.28%) C
13 46 (6.20%) VB
14 43 (5.80%) Scala
15 40 (5.39%) T-SQL
16 34 (4.58%) COBOL
17 19 (2.56%) PHP
18 16 (2.16%) VB.NET
19 14 (1.89%) PowerShell
19 14 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 78 (10.51%) Security Cleared
2 70 (9.43%) Degree
3 67 (9.03%) SC Cleared
4 37 (4.99%) Oracle Certification
5 20 (2.70%) OCP
6 9 (1.21%) OCPJP
7 8 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.08%) OCA
7 8 (1.08%) OCAJ
8 6 (0.81%) CCNP
8 6 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.67%) PMP
9 5 (0.67%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.54%) CCNA
10 4 (0.54%) MCSE
10 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.40%) VCAP
12 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.85%) Data Quality
2 28 (3.77%) QA
3 5 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.13%) GCP
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 49 (6.60%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.16%) Docker
5 13 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.54%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.40%) HDFS
8 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.27%) vCloud
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.13%) KVM
10 1 (0.13%) NFS
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 28 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (3.77%) Puppet
2 21 (2.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (1.75%) Data Guard
3 13 (1.75%) Kibana
4 10 (1.35%) Ansible
4 10 (1.35%) Nagios
5 9 (1.21%) BladeLogic
5 9 (1.21%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.21%) TIBCO Hawk
6 8 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (0.81%) Control-M
8 5 (0.67%) collectd
8 5 (0.67%) Foglight
8 5 (0.67%) Icinga
8 5 (0.67%) Legato
9 4 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.40%) Graphite
10 3 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.40%) Opsview
Vendors
1 396 (53.37%) Oracle
2 119 (16.04%) Microsoft
3 45 (6.06%) Sybase
4 43 (5.80%) Red Hat
5 42 (5.66%) VMware
6 38 (5.12%) IBM
7 30 (4.04%) Cloudera
7 30 (4.04%) Micro Focus
8 19 (2.56%) TIBCO
9 18 (2.43%) HP
10 15 (2.02%) Pega
11 14 (1.89%) Informatica
12 13 (1.75%) MuleSoft
13 11 (1.48%) Cognos
13 11 (1.48%) Platfora
14 10 (1.35%) Adobe
14 10 (1.35%) Teradata
15 9 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (1.21%) Siemens
15 9 (1.21%) Vitria
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £308 - 343 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £35 - £48 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,302 to £30,237 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk
Rate: Salary between £25302 and £30237 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago