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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 275 267 223
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -44
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 382 361 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.73% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 3.38% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 205 245
Average daily rate
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£450 £378 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £34.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -19.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £34.50 £34.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.24 £34.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -19.76%
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
11540 10686 10247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.40% 21.65% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7664 6734 6396
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 163 205
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £13.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.80 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 +28 227 £500 +11.11% 68
South East 0 47 £335 -4.28% 27
East of England +2 27 £343 -2.14% 11
South West -18 22 £450 +28.57% 21
North West -31 21 £382 +13.11% 14
West Midlands -3 18 £423 +37.39% 5
Yorkshire -25 13 £415 +15.27% 10
East Midlands -3 5 £488 +42.03% 5
North East -30 1 - - 3
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 786 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 467 (59.41%) SQL
3 436 (55.47%) Oracle
4 297 (37.79%) Java
5 235 (29.90%) Linux
6 217 (27.61%) SQL Server
7 187 (23.79%) UNIX
8 173 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
9 166 (21.12%) Finance
10 165 (20.99%) Oracle Database
11 137 (17.43%) JavaScript
12 125 (15.90%) Windows
13 123 (15.65%) SDLC
14 121 (15.39%) XML
15 119 (15.14%) HTML
16 118 (15.01%) Perl
17 115 (14.63%) Banking
18 112 (14.25%) Python
18 112 (14.25%) ETL
19 106 (13.49%) MySQL
20 100 (12.72%) Microsoft
21 96 (12.21%) OO
22 95 (12.09%) Web Services
22 95 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
23 93 (11.83%) Migration
23 93 (11.83%) TDD
24 88 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
25 82 (10.43%) .NET
26 80 (10.18%) Data Modelling
27 75 (9.54%) Business Intelligence

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (5.34%) Tomcat
2 37 (4.71%) Apache
3 35 (4.45%) WebSphere
4 34 (4.33%) JBoss
5 33 (4.20%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.16%) IIS
7 17 (2.16%) SAS
8 11 (1.40%) ColdFusion
8 11 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.27%) Node.js
10 9 (1.15%) nginx
10 9 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 9 (1.15%) CMS
10 9 (1.15%) Apache Spark
11 8 (1.02%) Apache Pig
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (0.89%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 72 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.69%) MS Office
3 12 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.89%) SPSS
5 6 (0.76%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.51%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.27%) Maximo
2 7 (0.89%) Tridion
2 7 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.64%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.38%) Academy Housing
6 3 (0.38%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.38%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.25%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.25%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.25%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.25%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.25%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.13%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.65%) SaaS
2 13 (1.65%) PaaS
2 13 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.89%) Amazon S3
3 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.89%) Route 53
3 7 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (0.64%) Heroku
5 3 (0.38%) Engine Yard
5 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.23%) Internet
2 34 (4.33%) HTTP
3 30 (3.82%) SAN
4 28 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 28 (3.56%) DNS
5 19 (2.42%) FTP
5 19 (2.42%) Firewall
6 16 (2.04%) SSL
7 15 (1.91%) NAS
8 14 (1.78%) SNMP
9 11 (1.40%) DHCP
10 8 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (0.89%) VLAN
11 7 (0.89%) SSH
12 6 (0.76%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.64%) SMTP
13 5 (0.64%) IPsec
13 5 (0.64%) Intranet
14 3 (0.38%) LDAP
14 3 (0.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 217 (27.61%) SQL Server
3 165 (20.99%) Oracle Database
4 106 (13.49%) MySQL
5 95 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (9.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 68 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (7.89%) DB2
8 62 (7.89%) NoSQL
9 57 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 52 (6.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 43 (5.47%) Big Data
12 39 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 39 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (4.83%) MongoDB
14 26 (3.31%) Hadoop
15 24 (3.05%) Informix
16 23 (2.93%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
18 19 (2.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 41 (5.22%) JIRA
2 37 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.20%) Subversion
5 30 (3.82%) Eclipse
6 29 (3.69%) jMock
7 26 (3.31%) JUnit
7 26 (3.31%) Maven
8 20 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (2.42%) Talend Open Studio
9 19 (2.42%) Ant
10 16 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (1.91%) Visual Studio
11 15 (1.91%) Selenium
12 14 (1.78%) Cucumber
12 14 (1.78%) ERwin
13 11 (1.40%) ClearCase
14 10 (1.27%) Mockito
15 9 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 8 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 166 (21.12%) Finance
2 115 (14.63%) Banking
3 59 (7.51%) Investment Banking
4 39 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.94%) Front Office
6 29 (3.69%) Marketing
7 25 (3.18%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.80%) Retail
9 16 (2.04%) Legal
10 13 (1.65%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
11 4 (0.51%) Electronics
11 4 (0.51%) Advertising
12 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 308 (39.19%) Developer
2 108 (13.74%) Analyst
3 96 (12.21%) Java Developer
4 85 (10.81%) Architect
5 68 (8.65%) DBA
6 44 (5.60%) Programmer
7 41 (5.22%) Analyst Programmer
8 36 (4.58%) Java Programmer
9 34 (4.33%) Consultant
10 33 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 33 (4.20%) C++ Developer
10 33 (4.20%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 30 (3.82%) Oracle DBA
12 29 (3.69%) DevOps Engineer
13 28 (3.56%) Administrator
13 28 (3.56%) SQL Developer
14 24 (3.05%) SQL DBA
14 24 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
14 24 (3.05%) Data Analyst
15 22 (2.80%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (15.39%) XML
2 119 (15.14%) HTML
3 95 (12.09%) Web Services
4 82 (10.43%) .NET
5 73 (9.29%) CSS
6 55 (7.00%) SOAP
6 55 (7.00%) J2EE
7 49 (6.23%) Hibernate
8 44 (5.60%) Spring
8 44 (5.60%) JSON
9 41 (5.22%) REST
10 34 (4.33%) Middleware
11 31 (3.94%) JSP
12 28 (3.56%) STL
13 27 (3.44%) Struts
14 26 (3.31%) JDBC
14 26 (3.31%) J2SE
15 24 (3.05%) Servlets
16 22 (2.80%) RESTful
17 21 (2.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.33%) Derivative
5 31 (3.94%) Replication
6 30 (3.82%) Data Integration
7 29 (3.69%) Clustering
8 25 (3.18%) Data Structures
9 21 (2.67%) Equities
10 20 (2.54%) Fixed Income
11 18 (2.29%) Data Conversion
12 15 (1.91%) NHS
12 15 (1.91%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.53%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.53%) N-Tier
13 12 (1.53%) Visualisation
14 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
14 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.40%) User Experience
14 11 (1.40%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 235 (29.90%) Linux
2 187 (23.79%) UNIX
3 125 (15.90%) Windows
4 44 (5.60%) Solaris
5 35 (4.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.29%) VME
7 17 (2.16%) AIX
8 10 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.15%) CentOS
9 9 (1.15%) Android
10 8 (1.02%) HPUX
11 7 (0.89%) FreeBSD
11 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.89%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.25%) SUSE
13 2 (0.25%) Debian
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (15.65%) SDLC
3 112 (14.25%) ETL
4 96 (12.21%) OO
5 93 (11.83%) TDD
5 93 (11.83%) Migration
6 80 (10.18%) Data Modelling
7 75 (9.54%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (7.51%) DevOps
9 55 (7.00%) Multithreading
10 54 (6.87%) SOA
11 53 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
12 49 (6.23%) Scrum
12 49 (6.23%) Open Source
13 48 (6.11%) Configuration Management
14 42 (5.34%) Data Analysis
15 41 (5.22%) Data Management
16 40 (5.09%) Web Development
17 37 (4.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 467 (59.41%) SQL
2 297 (37.79%) Java
3 137 (17.43%) JavaScript
4 118 (15.01%) Perl
5 112 (14.25%) Python
6 70 (8.91%) Shell Script
7 66 (8.40%) PL/SQL
8 64 (8.14%) C#
9 63 (8.02%) T-SQL
10 56 (7.12%) C++
11 35 (4.45%) PowerShell
12 31 (3.94%) Ruby
13 30 (3.82%) PHP
13 30 (3.82%) VBA
14 28 (3.56%) Bash Shell
15 25 (3.18%) Korn
15 25 (3.18%) C
16 21 (2.67%) VB
17 18 (2.29%) COBOL
17 18 (2.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (8.27%) Degree
2 35 (4.45%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.16%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (0.76%) OCP
6 5 (0.64%) OCA
6 5 (0.64%) OCAJ
7 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMP
9 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.13%) CFA
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.96%) QA
2 24 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.65%) SLA
4 6 (0.76%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) Basel III
5 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.53%) Apache Flume
4 11 (1.40%) HDFS
5 10 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (0.89%) vSphere
7 4 (0.51%) Docker
8 3 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.25%) Samba
9 2 (0.25%) vCloud
10 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
10 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.13%) NFS
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.13%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.13%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 39 (4.96%) Puppet
2 25 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.91%) Nagios
4 14 (1.78%) Data Guard
4 14 (1.78%) Salt
5 11 (1.40%) Cacti
5 11 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (1.27%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.15%) Ansible
8 8 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.89%) WMI
9 7 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
9 7 (0.89%) Opsview
9 7 (0.89%) Graphite
9 7 (0.89%) HAProxy
9 7 (0.89%) Oozie
10 6 (0.76%) Cobbler
10 6 (0.76%) Control-M
11 3 (0.38%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 436 (55.47%) Oracle
2 100 (12.72%) Microsoft
3 75 (9.54%) IBM
4 72 (9.16%) Sybase
5 42 (5.34%) VMware
6 41 (5.22%) Red Hat
7 29 (3.69%) Informatica
8 21 (2.67%) SAP
9 20 (2.54%) Sun
10 19 (2.42%) Talend
11 16 (2.04%) Cognos
12 13 (1.65%) HP
12 13 (1.65%) Citrix
12 13 (1.65%) Veritas
13 11 (1.40%) Adobe
13 11 (1.40%) Cisco
13 11 (1.40%) Remedy
14 10 (1.27%) ESRI
14 10 (1.27%) SolarWinds
15 9 (1.15%) Splunk
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Rate: 200-240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,050 to £29,937 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £485.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 - £500+ per day
Posted: 24 days ago