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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 318 274 291
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +17
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 352 407 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 3.40% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 270 218
Median daily rate £450 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £34.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 - £25.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 - £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
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
10770 11971 11080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.84% 23.53% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7393 7959 7049
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 180 185
Median hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £15.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -33 176 £513 +13.88% 56
South East -23 39 £400 +19.40% 20
West Midlands +1 33 £435 +2.35% 2
North West -11 28 £365 -2.66% 17
Yorkshire +1 21 £425 +2.40% 1
North East -41 17 £328 - 1
East of England -7 16 £438 +41.12% 4
East Midlands +11 12 £325 -27.77% 3
South West +5 11 £320 -8.57% 9
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 701 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 372 (53.07%) Oracle
3 291 (41.51%) SQL
4 288 (41.08%) Java
5 221 (31.53%) SQL Server
6 218 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
7 206 (29.39%) Oracle Database
8 172 (24.54%) Linux
9 147 (20.97%) JavaScript
10 136 (19.40%) HTML
11 134 (19.12%) Finance
12 126 (17.97%) .NET
13 124 (17.69%) Windows
14 122 (17.40%) C#
15 118 (16.83%) Web Services
15 118 (16.83%) XML
16 114 (16.26%) CSS
17 105 (14.98%) OO
18 103 (14.69%) Microsoft
19 97 (13.84%) Scrum
20 95 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
21 94 (13.41%) Unix
22 90 (12.84%) Python
23 82 (11.70%) Jenkins
24 80 (11.41%) MVC
25 79 (11.27%) PL/SQL
25 79 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
25 79 (11.27%) SDLC
26 78 (11.13%) NoSQL
26 78 (11.13%) 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 53 (7.56%) WebLogic
2 27 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 25 (3.57%) IIS
4 23 (3.28%) JBoss
4 23 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 23 (3.28%) Tuxedo
5 22 (3.14%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.71%) Apache
7 16 (2.28%) SAS
7 16 (2.28%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.14%) CMS
9 7 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.86%) Liferay
10 6 (0.86%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 5 (0.71%) Drupal
11 5 (0.71%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.71%) WordPress
12 4 (0.57%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.57%) nginx
12 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.28%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) GIMP
4 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.57%) BusinessWorks
4 9 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (1.14%) Endur
6 7 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.57%) Global One
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.29%) Teamcenter
10 1 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.14%) Maximo
10 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft CRM
10 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.85%) SaaS
3 12 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.14%) PaaS
5 7 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.86%) GitHub
7 5 (0.71%) IaaS
8 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.43%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.43%) Office 365
10 2 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.14%) Firebase
11 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.99%) Internet
2 31 (4.42%) DNS
2 31 (4.42%) HTTP
3 20 (2.85%) DHCP
4 19 (2.71%) SSL
4 19 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.85%) SAN
6 12 (1.71%) FTP
7 11 (1.57%) Firewall
7 11 (1.57%) IPsec
8 8 (1.14%) VLAN
9 7 (1.00%) LDAP
10 5 (0.71%) SMTP
11 4 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.43%) FWSM
12 3 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.29%) LAN
13 2 (0.29%) Network Security
13 2 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 701 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 221 (31.53%) SQL Server
3 206 (29.39%) Oracle Database
4 78 (11.13%) MySQL
4 78 (11.13%) NoSQL
5 53 (7.56%) Hadoop
6 49 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
7 48 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (6.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 40 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (5.14%) Big Data
10 36 (5.14%) MongoDB
11 30 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (4.14%) DB2
12 29 (4.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (3.99%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (3.42%) HBase
15 23 (3.28%) Apache Hive
16 22 (3.14%) Oracle Database 12c
17 21 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 82 (11.70%) Jenkins
2 63 (8.99%) Git (software)
3 58 (8.27%) Maven
4 47 (6.70%) JUnit
5 38 (5.42%) JIRA
5 38 (5.42%) Visual Studio
6 31 (4.42%) Ant
6 31 (4.42%) Subversion
7 29 (4.14%) Eclipse
8 27 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
9 25 (3.57%) Toad
10 22 (3.14%) Selenium
11 21 (3.00%) Hudson
12 18 (2.57%) Oracle Forms
13 16 (2.28%) ClearQuest
14 15 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (2.14%) WebDriver
15 13 (1.85%) SoapUI
16 12 (1.71%) ClearCase
17 11 (1.57%) Artifactory
General
1 134 (19.12%) Finance
2 77 (10.98%) Banking
3 29 (4.14%) Front Office
4 28 (3.99%) Manufacturing
5 24 (3.42%) Investment Banking
5 24 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.85%) Marketing
7 15 (2.14%) Games
8 13 (1.85%) Retail
9 9 (1.28%) Back Office
9 9 (1.28%) Legal
10 5 (0.71%) Law
11 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
11 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.43%) Automotive
12 3 (0.43%) Billing
12 3 (0.43%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 348 (49.64%) Developer
2 102 (14.55%) Java Developer
3 79 (11.27%) Architect
4 69 (9.84%) DBA
5 50 (7.13%) Analyst
6 43 (6.13%) .NET Developer
7 42 (5.99%) Oracle DBA
8 40 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 34 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
10 30 (4.28%) Administrator
10 30 (4.28%) SQL Developer
11 29 (4.14%) Agile Developer
12 25 (3.57%) Consultant
12 25 (3.57%) Technical Leader
13 23 (3.28%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 21 (3.00%) Technical Architect
16 20 (2.85%) C# Developer
17 19 (2.71%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (19.40%) HTML
2 126 (17.97%) .NET
3 118 (16.83%) Web Services
3 118 (16.83%) XML
4 114 (16.26%) CSS
5 69 (9.84%) REST
6 65 (9.27%) Spring
7 55 (7.85%) JSON
8 46 (6.56%) Hibernate
8 46 (6.56%) SOAP
9 39 (5.56%) ASP.NET
10 34 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (4.85%) RESTful
11 32 (4.56%) Middleware
12 28 (3.99%) J2EE
13 27 (3.85%) jQuery
14 26 (3.71%) JSP
15 25 (3.57%) AngularJS
15 25 (3.57%) JMS
16 24 (3.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.56%) Clustering
3 38 (5.42%) N-Tier
4 37 (5.28%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.71%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.57%) User Experience
7 20 (2.85%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.57%) Data Integration
9 18 (2.57%) Derivative
10 16 (2.28%) Mobile App
11 15 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 15 (2.14%) Replication
12 14 (2.00%) Reference Data
13 10 (1.43%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.28%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.14%) Data Centre
15 8 (1.14%) Equities
16 7 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 172 (24.54%) Linux
2 124 (17.69%) Windows
3 94 (13.41%) Unix
4 43 (6.13%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.43%) AIX
7 13 (1.85%) Solaris
8 11 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (1.14%) Android
10 6 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.43%) CentOS
13 3 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) HPUX
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (14.98%) OO
3 97 (13.84%) Scrum
4 95 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
5 80 (11.41%) MVC
6 79 (11.27%) SDLC
7 75 (10.70%) ETL
7 75 (10.70%) TDD
8 74 (10.56%) Data Modelling
9 53 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
9 53 (7.56%) Unit Testing
10 49 (6.99%) BDD
11 48 (6.85%) Migration
12 44 (6.28%) DevOps
13 42 (5.99%) E-Commerce
13 42 (5.99%) ITIL
13 42 (5.99%) OOP
14 41 (5.85%) Configuration Management
15 40 (5.71%) Software Engineering
16 38 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 291 (41.51%) SQL
2 288 (41.08%) Java
3 147 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 122 (17.40%) C#
5 90 (12.84%) Python
6 79 (11.27%) PL/SQL
7 75 (10.70%) Perl
8 68 (9.70%) Shell Script
9 53 (7.56%) C++
10 51 (7.28%) Bash Shell
10 51 (7.28%) Ruby
11 39 (5.56%) C
12 38 (5.42%) T-SQL
13 36 (5.14%) VB
14 32 (4.56%) Scala
15 27 (3.85%) COBOL
16 19 (2.71%) VB.NET
17 18 (2.57%) PHP
18 16 (2.28%) PowerShell
18 16 (2.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (9.70%) Security Cleared
2 63 (8.99%) Degree
3 55 (7.85%) SC Cleared
4 31 (4.42%) Oracle Certification
5 18 (2.57%) OCP
6 8 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (1.14%) OCA
6 8 (1.14%) OCAJ
7 7 (1.00%) CCNP
7 7 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.00%) OCPJP
8 6 (0.86%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.86%) PMP
9 5 (0.71%) SAP Certification
9 5 (0.71%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.57%) CCNA
10 4 (0.57%) MCSE
10 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.43%) ISEB
11 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.56%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.85%) QA
3 4 (0.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 40 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.85%) Docker
5 12 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.57%) HDFS
9 3 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.43%) vCloud
10 2 (0.29%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.14%) KVM
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (3.85%) Puppet
2 17 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (1.85%) Kibana
4 12 (1.71%) Data Guard
5 9 (1.28%) Ansible
6 8 (1.14%) Control-M
6 8 (1.14%) Nagios
6 8 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.14%) TIBCO Hawk
7 7 (1.00%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.86%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.71%) collectd
9 5 (0.71%) Foglight
9 5 (0.71%) Legato
10 4 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.57%) Icinga
11 3 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (0.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 372 (53.07%) Oracle
2 103 (14.69%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.85%) Sybase
4 40 (5.71%) IBM
5 39 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 35 (4.99%) VMware
7 23 (3.28%) Micro Focus
8 22 (3.14%) Cloudera
9 16 (2.28%) HP
10 15 (2.14%) Pega
10 15 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (2.00%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.85%) Informatica
13 11 (1.57%) SAP
14 9 (1.28%) MuleSoft
14 9 (1.28%) Vitria
15 8 (1.14%) Adobe
15 8 (1.14%) BEA
15 8 (1.14%) Cisco
15 8 (1.14%) OpenLink
Staffordshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago