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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 269 218 225
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +7
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 364 426 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.89% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.36% 4.03% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 263 261
Average daily rate
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£400 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
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
10842 10571 11274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 22.07% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6818 6665 6707
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 186 279
Average hourly rate £28.00 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £51.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +5.17%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -40 184 £488 +0.72% 59
North West +32 44 £375 +30.43% 14
South East +1 36 £400 +6.66% 20
South West -24 36 £350 -6.66% 16
East of England -20 25 £350 -15.15% 14
West Midlands -10 19 £308 +18.26% 5
Yorkshire -15 11 £320 -0.77% 6
East Midlands -9 8 £350 -17.40% 3
North East - 3 £110 -
Midlands - - - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 704 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 414 (58.81%) Oracle
3 378 (53.69%) SQL
4 227 (32.24%) SQL Server
5 213 (30.26%) Java
6 203 (28.84%) Oracle Database
7 189 (26.85%) Linux
8 182 (25.85%) Finance
9 166 (23.58%) UNIX
10 144 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 133 (18.89%) HTML
12 128 (18.18%) XML
13 114 (16.19%) Data Warehouse
14 110 (15.63%) Windows
15 107 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
16 104 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
17 98 (13.92%) Banking
18 95 (13.49%) CSS
18 95 (13.49%) Data Modelling
19 92 (13.07%) .NET
20 91 (12.93%) ETL
21 89 (12.64%) Web Services
22 88 (12.50%) OO
23 86 (12.22%) Perl
23 86 (12.22%) PL/SQL
24 81 (11.51%) Degree
25 80 (11.36%) Microsoft
26 79 (11.22%) C#
26 79 (11.22%) MySQL
27 77 (10.94%) Shell Script

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 46 (6.53%) Apache
2 42 (5.97%) Tomcat
3 34 (4.83%) SharePoint
4 30 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 26 (3.69%) WebSphere
6 22 (3.13%) CMS
7 20 (2.84%) MQSeries
8 18 (2.56%) IIS
8 18 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
9 11 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (1.14%) Apache Pig
11 6 (0.85%) NetWeaver
12 5 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (0.71%) Node.js
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.57%) nginx
13 4 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.56%) MS Office
3 4 (0.57%) PowerPivot
3 4 (0.57%) Casewise Modeler
3 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.14%) Tridion
3 6 (0.85%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.43%) Shopify
6 3 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.43%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.28%) Agresso
7 2 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.28%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.14%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.14%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.57%) SaaS
2 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.26%) Internet
2 19 (2.70%) HTTP
3 16 (2.27%) SAN
4 14 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.56%) DNS
6 8 (1.14%) LDAP
7 6 (0.85%) DHCP
7 6 (0.85%) SSL
7 6 (0.85%) Firewall
8 4 (0.57%) SSH
8 4 (0.57%) Intranet
8 4 (0.57%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (0.43%) WAN
9 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.28%) LAN
10 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.28%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.14%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.14%) Extranet
11 1 (0.14%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 704 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 227 (32.24%) SQL Server
3 203 (28.84%) Oracle Database
4 114 (16.19%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (11.22%) MySQL
6 77 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 76 (10.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 69 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 64 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (6.82%) DB2
10 48 (6.82%) NoSQL
11 44 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 40 (5.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (3.98%) Hadoop
14 26 (3.69%) Big Data
14 26 (3.69%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (3.41%) BusinessObjects XI
16 23 (3.27%) MongoDB
17 21 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
18 19 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 51 (7.24%) Maven
2 43 (6.11%) Ant
3 41 (5.82%) Subversion
4 38 (5.40%) Eclipse
5 35 (4.97%) Git (software)
6 27 (3.84%) Selenium
6 27 (3.84%) JUnit
7 18 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 18 (2.56%) Toad
8 15 (2.13%) JIRA
9 14 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
9 14 (1.99%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.85%) Log4j
10 13 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
11 12 (1.70%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.56%) Mockito
13 10 (1.42%) jMock
14 9 (1.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 8 (1.14%) NUnit
General
1 182 (25.85%) Finance
2 98 (13.92%) Banking
3 47 (6.68%) Investment Banking
4 42 (5.97%) Retail
5 31 (4.40%) Manufacturing
6 29 (4.12%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.13%) Marketing
8 12 (1.70%) Games
9 10 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.99%) Front Office
11 6 (0.85%) Back Office
11 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.71%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
14 2 (0.28%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) Advertising
14 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.28%) International Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
15 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 322 (45.74%) Developer
2 99 (14.06%) Java Developer
3 85 (12.07%) Architect
4 84 (11.93%) DBA
5 71 (10.09%) Analyst
6 42 (5.97%) Consultant
7 37 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 37 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 37 (5.26%) Administrator
8 28 (3.98%) C++ Developer
9 23 (3.27%) Data Analyst
9 23 (3.27%) SQL DBA
10 21 (2.98%) .NET Developer
10 21 (2.98%) Data Architect
11 20 (2.84%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (2.84%) SQL Developer
12 18 (2.56%) C# Developer
12 18 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (2.13%) Business Analyst
13 15 (2.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (18.89%) HTML
2 128 (18.18%) XML
3 95 (13.49%) CSS
4 92 (13.07%) .NET
5 89 (12.64%) Web Services
6 66 (9.38%) Spring
7 62 (8.81%) Hibernate
8 60 (8.52%) JDBC
9 54 (7.67%) ASP.NET
10 52 (7.39%) jQuery
11 51 (7.24%) JSP
12 49 (6.96%) J2EE
13 43 (6.11%) Ajax
14 40 (5.68%) XSLT
15 39 (5.54%) JSON
16 36 (5.11%) Servlets
17 33 (4.69%) JMS
18 32 (4.55%) REST
19 30 (4.26%) SOAP
20 29 (4.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.40%) Replication
1 38 (5.40%) Open Source
2 29 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.98%) Clustering
4 22 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 15 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.13%) Derivative
6 14 (1.99%) Wiki
6 14 (1.99%) N-Tier
6 14 (1.99%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.85%) Web 2.0
8 11 (1.56%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.42%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.28%) Online Games
11 8 (1.14%) GIS
12 7 (0.99%) Informatics
12 7 (0.99%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.85%) Statistics
13 6 (0.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 189 (26.85%) Linux
2 166 (23.58%) UNIX
3 110 (15.63%) Windows
4 46 (6.53%) Solaris
5 28 (3.98%) AIX
6 25 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.13%) HPUX
8 12 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.99%) VMS
10 6 (0.85%) Android
11 5 (0.71%) CentOS
12 4 (0.57%) Fedora
12 4 (0.57%) OpenVMS
13 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (13.49%) Data Modelling
4 91 (12.93%) ETL
5 88 (12.50%) OO
6 75 (10.65%) Scrum
7 74 (10.51%) TDD
8 61 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
9 54 (7.67%) Migration
10 47 (6.68%) Unit Testing
11 42 (5.97%) MVC
12 41 (5.82%) Content Management
12 41 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (5.54%) UML
13 39 (5.54%) SOA
14 38 (5.40%) E-Commerce
14 38 (5.40%) Analytics
15 36 (5.11%) Data Migration
16 35 (4.97%) CRM
16 35 (4.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 378 (53.69%) SQL
2 213 (30.26%) Java
3 144 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 86 (12.22%) Perl
4 86 (12.22%) PL/SQL
5 79 (11.22%) C#
6 77 (10.94%) Shell Script
7 55 (7.81%) Python
8 37 (5.26%) C++
9 34 (4.83%) T-SQL
10 25 (3.55%) PowerShell
11 24 (3.41%) C
11 24 (3.41%) PHP
12 16 (2.27%) XPath
13 14 (1.99%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 11 (1.56%) VBScript
16 10 (1.42%) VBA
16 10 (1.42%) Ruby
17 6 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 81 (11.51%) Degree
2 45 (6.39%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.14%) ISEB
6 7 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.85%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.85%) CCNA
8 5 (0.71%) MCSE
8 5 (0.71%) OCP
8 5 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.57%) MCITP
9 4 (0.57%) CCNP
10 3 (0.43%) MCSA
10 3 (0.43%) MCT
10 3 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.85%) QA
2 9 (1.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
3 2 (0.28%) Basel III
3 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) COREP
4 1 (0.14%) FINREP
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (8.24%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.85%) Shibboleth
5 5 (0.71%) NDS
5 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.43%) NFS
7 3 (0.43%) RHEV
8 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.28%) SRDF
9 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (4.55%) Data Guard
2 15 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (1.85%) Puppet
4 11 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.28%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (1.28%) Control-M
6 7 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (0.99%) SCOM
7 5 (0.71%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.57%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.43%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.43%) Ansible
10 2 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.28%) MOM
10 2 (0.28%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 414 (58.81%) Oracle
2 80 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 58 (8.24%) Sybase
4 40 (5.68%) IBM
5 36 (5.11%) Business Objects
6 35 (4.97%) Red Hat
7 27 (3.84%) JBoss
8 25 (3.55%) Informatica
9 23 (3.27%) HP
10 22 (3.13%) SAP
11 21 (2.98%) Sun
12 19 (2.70%) Cognos
13 17 (2.41%) BMC
14 14 (1.99%) VMware
14 14 (1.99%) Talend
15 13 (1.85%) Interwoven
15 13 (1.85%) Hyperion
16 12 (1.70%) Cisco
16 12 (1.70%) Netezza
16 12 (1.70%) Tableau
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Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day £400-450 per day
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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