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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 256 201 195
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -6
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 372 449 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.01% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 4.52% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 297 292
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £31.90 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
9657 9936 9373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.91% 22.34% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6385 6232 5844
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 205 223
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.45 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.08 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -5 256 £500 +11.11% 68
South East -18 48 £345 -3.49% 23
North West -15 15 £325 -15.03% 8
South West -47 13 £344 -8.33% 7
Yorkshire -6 11 £325 - 7
Midlands - 7 - -
East of England -18 6 - - 7
West Midlands -20 6 £435 +93.33% 5
East Midlands +3 4 £500 +38.31%
North East - 4 £438 - 1
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 751 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 427 (56.86%) SQL
3 377 (50.20%) Oracle
4 331 (44.07%) Java
5 244 (32.49%) Linux
6 196 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (25.43%) SQL Server
8 187 (24.90%) UNIX
9 175 (23.30%) Finance
10 174 (23.17%) HTML
11 170 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 145 (19.31%) Oracle Database
13 143 (19.04%) XML
14 122 (16.25%) Web Services
14 122 (16.25%) MySQL
15 121 (16.11%) Banking
16 119 (15.85%) OO
17 112 (14.91%) Windows
18 107 (14.25%) TDD
19 102 (13.58%) JSP
20 99 (13.18%) Spring
21 98 (13.05%) CSS
22 97 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
23 95 (12.65%) Data Modelling
24 92 (12.25%) Microsoft
24 92 (12.25%) Scrum
25 91 (12.12%) Python
26 90 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
26 90 (11.98%) Perl
27 89 (11.85%) Hibernate

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 85 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 59 (7.86%) Apache
3 45 (5.99%) JBoss
4 44 (5.86%) WebSphere
5 36 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 23 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 23 (3.06%) CMS
7 19 (2.53%) SharePoint
8 18 (2.40%) IIS
9 13 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 12 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.07%) NetWeaver
13 7 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.93%) Jetty
14 5 (0.67%) SAS
14 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.67%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.67%) Kentico
Applications
1 38 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.26%) MS Office
3 6 (0.80%) SPSS
4 5 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.67%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.53%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.13%) MS Project
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.07%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.40%) Exstream
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.27%) Endur
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.66%) PaaS
3 12 (1.60%) Heroku
3 12 (1.60%) Engine Yard
4 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.53%) GitHub
6 3 (0.40%) IaaS
6 3 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.40%) Route 53
6 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.39%) DNS
2 35 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 32 (4.26%) HTTP
4 28 (3.73%) SSL
5 21 (2.80%) FTP
6 20 (2.66%) Firewall
7 19 (2.53%) Internet
7 19 (2.53%) SAN
7 19 (2.53%) DHCP
8 14 (1.86%) LDAP
9 13 (1.73%) VLAN
10 12 (1.60%) IPsec
11 10 (1.33%) SSH
11 10 (1.33%) HTTPS
12 7 (0.93%) LAN
12 7 (0.93%) WAN
13 6 (0.80%) NAS
14 5 (0.67%) PuTTY
14 5 (0.67%) Intranet
15 4 (0.53%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 751 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 191 (25.43%) SQL Server
3 145 (19.31%) Oracle Database
4 122 (16.25%) MySQL
5 90 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
6 79 (10.52%) NoSQL
7 62 (8.26%) MongoDB
8 61 (8.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 58 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (7.32%) DB2
11 52 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 41 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (5.33%) Hadoop
15 39 (5.19%) Big Data
16 28 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
17 27 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
18 26 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
19 22 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
20 19 (2.53%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 69 (9.19%) Subversion
2 61 (8.12%) Maven
3 51 (6.79%) Eclipse
4 49 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 46 (6.13%) JUnit
6 45 (5.99%) Ant
7 43 (5.73%) Git (software)
8 30 (3.99%) jMock
9 28 (3.73%) ClearCase
10 27 (3.60%) Selenium
10 27 (3.60%) Mockito
11 26 (3.46%) JIRA
12 25 (3.33%) Toad
13 22 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
14 18 (2.40%) IntelliJ
15 15 (2.00%) Cucumber
16 11 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (1.46%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
18 9 (1.20%) Artifactory
General
1 175 (23.30%) Finance
2 121 (16.11%) Banking
3 51 (6.79%) Investment Banking
4 38 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.73%) Marketing
6 19 (2.53%) Retail
7 14 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.60%) Front Office
9 5 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.67%) Publishing
9 5 (0.67%) Games
10 4 (0.53%) Advertising
10 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.53%) Back Office
10 4 (0.53%) Billing
11 3 (0.40%) Electronics
11 3 (0.40%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 364 (48.47%) Developer
2 163 (21.70%) Java Developer
3 87 (11.58%) Analyst
4 70 (9.32%) DBA
5 57 (7.59%) Architect
6 32 (4.26%) SQL DBA
7 31 (4.13%) Consultant
7 31 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (3.99%) Oracle DBA
9 28 (3.73%) Senior Developer
9 28 (3.73%) Programmer
10 25 (3.33%) Data Analyst
11 24 (3.20%) Java Programmer
12 23 (3.06%) C++ Developer
12 23 (3.06%) Administrator
12 23 (3.06%) Analyst Programmer
12 23 (3.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 20 (2.66%) Oracle Developer
14 19 (2.53%) Agile Java Developer
15 17 (2.26%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (23.17%) HTML
2 143 (19.04%) XML
3 122 (16.25%) Web Services
4 102 (13.58%) JSP
5 99 (13.18%) Spring
6 98 (13.05%) CSS
7 89 (11.85%) Hibernate
8 71 (9.45%) .NET
9 62 (8.26%) J2EE
10 60 (7.99%) JDBC
11 59 (7.86%) JSON
12 56 (7.46%) SOAP
13 46 (6.13%) Servlets
13 46 (6.13%) REST
14 43 (5.73%) jQuery
14 43 (5.73%) Struts
15 40 (5.33%) Ajax
16 35 (4.66%) RESTful
17 33 (4.39%) ASP.NET
18 29 (3.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.06%) Clustering
4 37 (4.93%) Derivative
5 35 (4.66%) Client/Server
6 32 (4.26%) Replication
7 30 (3.99%) Open Source
8 25 (3.33%) Data Integration
9 21 (2.80%) User Experience
10 19 (2.53%) N-Tier
11 18 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (2.26%) Data Structures
13 15 (2.00%) Device Driver
14 12 (1.60%) Fixed Income
15 11 (1.46%) Mathematics
16 10 (1.33%) Mobile App
17 9 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
17 9 (1.20%) Credit Risk
17 9 (1.20%) Wiki
18 8 (1.07%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 244 (32.49%) Linux
2 187 (24.90%) UNIX
3 112 (14.91%) Windows
4 42 (5.59%) AIX
5 33 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (3.33%) Solaris
7 20 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (2.00%) CentOS
9 15 (2.00%) Ubuntu
10 13 (1.73%) VMS
11 11 (1.46%) Android
12 10 (1.33%) HPUX
13 7 (0.93%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.80%) SUSE
15 5 (0.67%) zOS
15 5 (0.67%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.53%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (15.85%) OO
3 107 (14.25%) TDD
4 97 (12.92%) Continuous Integration
5 95 (12.65%) Data Modelling
6 92 (12.25%) Scrum
7 74 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (9.19%) Configuration Management
9 64 (8.52%) Unit Testing
10 63 (8.39%) DevOps
11 57 (7.59%) ETL
11 57 (7.59%) Migration
12 51 (6.79%) MVC
13 47 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
14 45 (5.99%) Web Development
15 42 (5.59%) SOA
16 39 (5.19%) BDD
17 38 (5.06%) ITIL
18 37 (4.93%) CRM
19 35 (4.66%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 427 (56.86%) SQL
2 331 (44.07%) Java
3 170 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 91 (12.12%) Python
5 90 (11.98%) Perl
6 87 (11.58%) PL/SQL
7 65 (8.66%) C#
7 65 (8.66%) Shell Script
8 48 (6.39%) C++
9 36 (4.79%) PHP
9 36 (4.79%) T-SQL
10 35 (4.66%) Bash Shell
11 28 (3.73%) Korn
12 27 (3.60%) Ruby
13 15 (2.00%) Scala
13 15 (2.00%) C
14 14 (1.86%) VBA
15 6 (0.80%) Groovy
15 6 (0.80%) VB
15 6 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (8.79%) Degree
2 55 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 35 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 10 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.20%) OCPJP
7 8 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.67%) CCNP
8 5 (0.67%) CCNA
8 5 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.53%) MCITP
9 4 (0.53%) MCSE
9 4 (0.53%) IBM Certification
9 4 (0.53%) OCP
10 3 (0.40%) ISEB
11 2 (0.27%) Siebel Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCP
11 2 (0.27%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.72%) QA
2 13 (1.73%) SLA
3 4 (0.53%) Basel III
3 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) EMIR
5 1 (0.13%) COREP
5 1 (0.13%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (1.60%) HDFS
5 10 (1.33%) Shibboleth
6 8 (1.07%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.93%) NFS
8 5 (0.67%) Docker
8 5 (0.67%) RHEV
9 4 (0.53%) KVM
9 4 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.27%) Firmware
11 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.13%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 62 (8.26%) Puppet
2 37 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.26%) Data Guard
4 15 (2.00%) Cobbler
5 12 (1.60%) Nagios
6 10 (1.33%) collectd
7 9 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.93%) Oozie
8 7 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.53%) Salt
9 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.40%) WMI
10 3 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.40%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.27%) SCCM
12 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 377 (50.20%) Oracle
2 92 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.06%) IBM
4 52 (6.92%) Sybase
5 51 (6.79%) Red Hat
6 38 (5.06%) VMware
7 37 (4.93%) HP
8 28 (3.73%) Informatica
9 24 (3.20%) Business Objects
9 24 (3.20%) SAP
10 20 (2.66%) Cognos
10 20 (2.66%) Sun
11 12 (1.60%) TIBCO
12 10 (1.33%) BMC
13 8 (1.07%) Siebel
13 8 (1.07%) Perforce
14 7 (0.93%) Akamai
15 6 (0.80%) Tableau
15 6 (0.80%) FatWire
15 6 (0.80%) Veritas
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £700 Per Day to £700/day (Ltd Co. basis)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 500-550 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago