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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 266 195 194
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 394 470 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 1.00% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 4.41% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 318 332
Average daily rate
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£430 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -3.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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
10385 10662 9834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.95% 22.77% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7001 6700 6146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 243 238
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.00 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £47.58 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -15 251 £500 - 68
South East -20 62 £340 -12.82% 11
North West -14 18 £325 +9.24% 11
South West -36 18 £363 -3.33% 5
East of England -26 10 £475 +35.78% 9
North East -22 9 £375 -
Yorkshire -25 8 £415 +27.69% 6
Midlands - 7 - - 1
East Midlands +8 4 £500 +61.03%
West Midlands -22 4 £394 +44.49% 4
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 740 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 426 (57.57%) SQL
3 411 (55.54%) Oracle
4 297 (40.14%) Java
5 234 (31.62%) Linux
6 202 (27.30%) SQL Server
7 201 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
8 185 (25.00%) Finance
9 180 (24.32%) UNIX
10 175 (23.65%) JavaScript
10 175 (23.65%) Oracle Database
11 163 (22.03%) HTML
12 134 (18.11%) XML
13 131 (17.70%) Banking
14 129 (17.43%) Web Services
15 113 (15.27%) Windows
16 108 (14.59%) OO
17 107 (14.46%) Spring
18 106 (14.32%) TDD
18 106 (14.32%) MySQL
19 103 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
20 98 (13.24%) CSS
21 97 (13.11%) Hibernate
22 96 (12.97%) JSP
22 96 (12.97%) Microsoft
23 94 (12.70%) PL/SQL
24 88 (11.89%) Scrum
25 87 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
26 86 (11.62%) Tomcat
26 86 (11.62%) Business Intelligence

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 86 (11.62%) Tomcat
2 67 (9.05%) Apache
3 40 (5.41%) JBoss
4 37 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 37 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 28 (3.78%) CMS
6 24 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (2.57%) IIS
7 19 (2.57%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.62%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (1.08%) NetWeaver
11 6 (0.81%) SAS
11 6 (0.81%) nginx
12 5 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (0.68%) Node.js
12 5 (0.68%) Kentico
13 4 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.62%) MS Office
3 7 (0.95%) SPSS
3 7 (0.95%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.08%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.41%) Exstream
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.27%) Endur
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.14%) arcHouse
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.70%) PaaS
3 11 (1.49%) Heroku
3 11 (1.49%) Engine Yard
4 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.54%) GitHub
6 3 (0.41%) IaaS
6 3 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.41%) Route 53
7 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.92%) DNS
2 21 (2.84%) HTTP
3 20 (2.70%) Internet
4 19 (2.57%) SAN
4 19 (2.57%) Firewall
5 17 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.62%) SSL
7 11 (1.49%) LDAP
7 11 (1.49%) SSH
8 10 (1.35%) VLAN
8 10 (1.35%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.81%) FTP
9 6 (0.81%) NAS
10 5 (0.68%) Intranet
10 5 (0.68%) PuTTY
10 5 (0.68%) LAN
10 5 (0.68%) WAN
10 5 (0.68%) DHCP
11 4 (0.54%) Broadband
12 3 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 740 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 202 (27.30%) SQL Server
3 175 (23.65%) Oracle Database
4 106 (14.32%) MySQL
5 103 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
6 70 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 67 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (8.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 60 (8.11%) NoSQL
10 57 (7.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 55 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 51 (6.89%) DB2
13 42 (5.68%) MongoDB
14 37 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 32 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (4.32%) Big Data
16 27 (3.65%) Hadoop
17 25 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
18 22 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
19 20 (2.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 63 (8.51%) Subversion
2 62 (8.38%) Maven
3 57 (7.70%) Eclipse
4 47 (6.35%) JUnit
5 46 (6.22%) Ant
5 46 (6.22%) Git (software)
6 38 (5.14%) Jenkins
7 30 (4.05%) jMock
8 28 (3.78%) JIRA
9 27 (3.65%) Selenium
10 26 (3.51%) Mockito
11 25 (3.38%) Toad
12 24 (3.24%) ClearCase
13 23 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
14 21 (2.84%) IntelliJ
15 11 (1.49%) Visual Studio
15 11 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (1.49%) Cucumber
16 9 (1.22%) Artifactory
16 9 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 185 (25.00%) Finance
2 131 (17.70%) Banking
3 56 (7.57%) Investment Banking
4 41 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 33 (4.46%) Marketing
6 26 (3.51%) Retail
7 15 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.22%) Front Office
9 7 (0.95%) Games
10 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.81%) Billing
11 5 (0.68%) Publishing
11 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.54%) Back Office
12 4 (0.54%) Advertising
13 3 (0.41%) Electronics
13 3 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 351 (47.43%) Developer
2 164 (22.16%) Java Developer
3 87 (11.76%) DBA
4 77 (10.41%) Analyst
5 63 (8.51%) Architect
6 41 (5.54%) SQL DBA
7 38 (5.14%) Consultant
8 37 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
9 27 (3.65%) Data Analyst
10 25 (3.38%) Administrator
11 24 (3.24%) Senior Developer
11 24 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
12 22 (2.97%) Oracle Developer
13 21 (2.84%) C++ Developer
14 20 (2.70%) Agile Java Developer
15 19 (2.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 18 (2.43%) Programmer
17 17 (2.30%) Applications Support
18 16 (2.16%) .NET Developer
18 16 (2.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (22.03%) HTML
2 134 (18.11%) XML
3 129 (17.43%) Web Services
4 107 (14.46%) Spring
5 98 (13.24%) CSS
6 97 (13.11%) Hibernate
7 96 (12.97%) JSP
8 71 (9.59%) .NET
9 66 (8.92%) JDBC
10 58 (7.84%) JSON
11 57 (7.70%) SOAP
12 56 (7.57%) J2EE
13 49 (6.62%) jQuery
13 49 (6.62%) REST
14 44 (5.95%) Ajax
15 43 (5.81%) Struts
16 42 (5.68%) Servlets
17 32 (4.32%) RESTful
18 30 (4.05%) ASP.NET
19 24 (3.24%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.54%) Clustering
4 40 (5.41%) Replication
5 32 (4.32%) Client/Server
6 31 (4.19%) Derivative
7 27 (3.65%) User Experience
8 24 (3.24%) Data Integration
9 19 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.30%) N-Tier
11 16 (2.16%) Fixed Income
11 16 (2.16%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.16%) Open Source
12 12 (1.62%) Device Driver
12 12 (1.62%) Wiki
13 11 (1.49%) Statistics
14 10 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.22%) Mobile App
16 8 (1.08%) Equities
16 8 (1.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 234 (31.62%) Linux
2 180 (24.32%) UNIX
3 113 (15.27%) Windows
4 40 (5.41%) AIX
5 33 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (4.19%) Solaris
7 22 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (2.16%) VMS
10 12 (1.62%) Ubuntu
10 12 (1.62%) CentOS
11 11 (1.49%) Android
12 8 (1.08%) HPUX
13 7 (0.95%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.81%) SUSE
15 5 (0.68%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.68%) OpenVMS
16 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (14.59%) OO
3 106 (14.32%) TDD
4 88 (11.89%) Scrum
5 87 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
7 85 (11.49%) Data Modelling
8 68 (9.19%) ETL
9 61 (8.24%) Migration
9 61 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 55 (7.43%) Configuration Management
11 54 (7.30%) MVC
12 49 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
13 47 (6.35%) DevOps
13 47 (6.35%) Web Development
14 42 (5.68%) SOA
15 41 (5.54%) E-Commerce
16 40 (5.41%) CRM
17 39 (5.27%) Validation
18 34 (4.59%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 426 (57.57%) SQL
2 297 (40.14%) Java
3 175 (23.65%) JavaScript
4 94 (12.70%) PL/SQL
5 84 (11.35%) Perl
6 81 (10.95%) Python
7 70 (9.46%) Shell Script
8 62 (8.38%) C#
9 44 (5.95%) C++
10 39 (5.27%) T-SQL
11 33 (4.46%) PHP
12 31 (4.19%) Bash Shell
13 25 (3.38%) Korn
14 23 (3.11%) Ruby
15 13 (1.76%) C
16 9 (1.22%) VBA
16 9 (1.22%) Scala
17 8 (1.08%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.95%) VBScript
19 5 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (10.54%) Degree
2 57 (7.70%) Security Cleared
3 39 (5.27%) SC Cleared
4 14 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.76%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (1.62%) Sun Certification
6 12 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (1.62%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.22%) OCPJP
8 7 (0.95%) MCSE
9 6 (0.81%) MCITP
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.68%) CCNP
10 5 (0.68%) CCNA
11 4 (0.54%) ISEB
12 3 (0.41%) MCSA
12 3 (0.41%) MCT
12 3 (0.41%) OCP
12 3 (0.41%) MCTS
13 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.62%) QA
2 9 (1.22%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.41%) Basel III
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) COREP
5 1 (0.14%) FINREP
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 34 (4.59%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (3.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (1.49%) Shibboleth
6 7 (0.95%) NFS
7 6 (0.81%) HDFS
8 4 (0.54%) RHEV
9 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.41%) Firmware
9 3 (0.41%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.27%) KVM
10 2 (0.27%) Docker
11 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.14%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 43 (5.81%) Puppet
2 25 (3.38%) Data Guard
3 23 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.62%) Cobbler
5 11 (1.49%) Nagios
6 10 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 9 (1.22%) collectd
8 7 (0.95%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.54%) Salt
10 3 (0.41%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) SCCM
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.27%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.27%) Ansible
11 2 (0.27%) Oozie
12 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 411 (55.54%) Oracle
2 96 (12.97%) Microsoft
3 57 (7.70%) Sybase
4 52 (7.03%) IBM
5 49 (6.62%) Red Hat
6 33 (4.46%) Informatica
6 33 (4.46%) VMware
7 32 (4.32%) HP
8 28 (3.78%) Business Objects
8 28 (3.78%) SAP
9 22 (2.97%) Cognos
9 22 (2.97%) Sun
10 18 (2.43%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.49%) BMC
12 8 (1.08%) Siebel
12 8 (1.08%) FatWire
13 7 (0.95%) Perforce
13 7 (0.95%) Veritas
13 7 (0.95%) Tableau
14 5 (0.68%) Appcelerator
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £200 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 - £725 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I.T. Skillfinder
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £750 - £800 per day + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £750.00 - £800.00 per day
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