The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 100 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1007 936 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.98% 1.92% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.22% 8.71% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 566 596
Average daily rate
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£413 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £287 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.00 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.59%
Relational Database
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
10920 10751 11270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.43% 22.09% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6859 6790 6706
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
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 151 188 279
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in England

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the England region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in England

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in England

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the England region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in England

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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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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 +11 553 £450 - 170
South East +7 110 £350 -6.66% 68
North West +37 74 £375 +27.11% 45
East of England -23 67 £390 +4.00% 38
South West -9 59 £388 +3.33% 31
West Midlands +9 53 £315 -16.00% 22
Yorkshire -10 45 £425 +36.54% 20
East Midlands -20 25 £350 -6.04% 8
North East -3 18 £363 +45.00% 4
Midlands +8 3 £350 -12.50%
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 1047 (54.33%) SQL
2 796 (41.31%) Oracle
3 703 (36.48%) RDBMS
4 669 (34.72%) Java
5 565 (29.32%) SQL Server
6 493 (25.58%) Linux
7 492 (25.53%) UNIX
8 477 (24.75%) HTML
9 435 (22.57%) JavaScript
10 420 (21.80%) Finance
11 341 (17.70%) CSS
12 331 (17.18%) XML
13 299 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
14 290 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
15 283 (14.69%) Oracle Database
16 275 (14.27%) Web Services
17 258 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
18 256 (13.28%) MySQL
19 254 (13.18%) Subversion
20 253 (13.13%) C#
21 247 (12.82%) Windows
22 243 (12.61%) .NET
23 240 (12.45%) OO
24 239 (12.40%) Banking
24 239 (12.40%) Git (software)
25 234 (12.14%) Microsoft
26 232 (12.04%) Data Modelling
27 218 (11.31%) TDD
28 216 (11.21%) ETL
28 216 (11.21%) PL/SQL

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 100 (5.19%) Apache
2 68 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 65 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 63 (3.27%) Tomcat
4 63 (3.27%) WebLogic
5 48 (2.49%) SAS
6 43 (2.23%) Node.js
7 39 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 39 (2.02%) IIS
8 38 (1.97%) CMS
9 25 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (1.25%) MQSeries
11 23 (1.19%) Confluence
12 18 (0.93%) nginx
13 15 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
14 14 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (0.73%) Apache Pig
15 13 (0.67%) MediaWiki
16 9 (0.47%) CICS
16 9 (0.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 178 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.96%) MS Office
3 14 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.36%) SPSS
7 6 (0.31%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.31%) FastStats
8 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.21%) Casewise Modeler
9 4 (0.21%) MS Project
9 4 (0.21%) Stata
10 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.052%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.47%) Tridion
4 6 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.26%) RMDS
5 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.21%) Magento
6 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.16%) Shopify
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.16%) Agresso
8 2 (0.10%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.04%) SaaS
2 13 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.47%) Force.com
5 4 (0.21%) GitHub
5 4 (0.21%) PaaS
5 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.10%) Office 365
7 1 (0.052%) Heroku
7 1 (0.052%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.052%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.052%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (8.04%) HTTP
2 70 (3.63%) Internet
3 46 (2.39%) LDAP
4 24 (1.25%) Firewall
5 21 (1.09%) WAN
6 20 (1.04%) LAN
6 20 (1.04%) TCP/IP
7 19 (0.99%) SAN
8 16 (0.83%) VPN
9 14 (0.73%) OSPF
9 14 (0.73%) BGP
10 13 (0.67%) IPsec
10 13 (0.67%) EIGRP
10 13 (0.67%) IPv6
10 13 (0.67%) DNS
10 13 (0.67%) Network Security
11 10 (0.52%) SSL
12 9 (0.47%) Intranet
13 8 (0.42%) LTE
13 8 (0.42%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 703 (36.48%) RDBMS
2 565 (29.32%) SQL Server
3 290 (15.05%) Data Warehouse
4 283 (14.69%) Oracle Database
5 256 (13.28%) MySQL
6 138 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 123 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 111 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 110 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 100 (5.19%) DB2
11 97 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 89 (4.62%) NoSQL
13 85 (4.41%) MongoDB
14 60 (3.11%) Hadoop
14 60 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 54 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 51 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
17 50 (2.59%) Data Mining
18 48 (2.49%) Big Data
18 48 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 254 (13.18%) Subversion
2 239 (12.40%) Git (software)
3 102 (5.29%) Maven
4 77 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 76 (3.94%) Eclipse
6 71 (3.68%) Ant
7 69 (3.58%) Selenium
8 65 (3.37%) JUnit
9 63 (3.27%) Visual Studio
10 44 (2.28%) JIRA
11 32 (1.66%) TeamCity
12 31 (1.61%) Toad
12 31 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 27 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (1.30%) Cucumber
15 23 (1.19%) CruiseControl
16 21 (1.09%) Hudson
17 19 (0.99%) jMock
18 18 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
19 17 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 420 (21.80%) Finance
2 239 (12.40%) Banking
3 107 (5.55%) Investment Banking
4 79 (4.10%) Retail
5 73 (3.79%) Front Office
6 67 (3.48%) Marketing
7 42 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.30%) Billing
10 22 (1.14%) Back Office
11 19 (0.99%) Games
12 15 (0.78%) Publishing
13 14 (0.73%) Legal
14 13 (0.67%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.62%) Advertising
16 10 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.31%) Electronics
19 4 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 999 (51.84%) Developer
2 294 (15.26%) Java Developer
3 270 (14.01%) Analyst
4 160 (8.30%) Architect
5 109 (5.66%) Senior Developer
6 105 (5.45%) DBA
7 85 (4.41%) Consultant
8 71 (3.68%) Business Analyst
9 69 (3.58%) Administrator
10 68 (3.53%) C# Developer
11 63 (3.27%) Data Analyst
12 53 (2.75%) .NET Developer
13 52 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
14 50 (2.59%) Tester
15 49 (2.54%) SQL Developer
15 49 (2.54%) Web Developer
16 46 (2.39%) PHP Developer
17 45 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
18 44 (2.28%) Data Architect
19 41 (2.13%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (24.75%) HTML
2 341 (17.70%) CSS
3 331 (17.18%) XML
4 275 (14.27%) Web Services
5 243 (12.61%) .NET
6 175 (9.08%) Hibernate
7 169 (8.77%) Spring
8 168 (8.72%) jQuery
9 129 (6.69%) Ajax
10 125 (6.49%) REST
11 110 (5.71%) J2EE
11 110 (5.71%) ASP.NET
12 109 (5.66%) XSLT
13 93 (4.83%) .NET Framework
14 91 (4.72%) HTML5
15 86 (4.46%) SOAP
16 84 (4.36%) JSON
17 80 (4.15%) JSP
18 78 (4.05%) JDBC
19 68 (3.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (5.40%) Computer Science
2 95 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
3 72 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 68 (3.53%) Open Source
5 66 (3.43%) Data Integration
6 61 (3.17%) Visualisation
7 59 (3.06%) Derivative
8 56 (2.91%) Management Information System
9 46 (2.39%) Replication
10 43 (2.23%) Fixed Income
11 32 (1.66%) Clustering
12 28 (1.45%) Equities
13 27 (1.40%) Wiki
14 26 (1.35%) Client/Server
15 24 (1.25%) Social Media
16 21 (1.09%) N-Tier
17 20 (1.04%) Web 2.0
18 19 (0.99%) NHS
19 18 (0.93%) Statistics
19 18 (0.93%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 493 (25.58%) Linux
2 492 (25.53%) UNIX
3 247 (12.82%) Windows
4 128 (6.64%) Mac OS X
5 64 (3.32%) Solaris
6 42 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (1.66%) AIX
9 25 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 20 (1.04%) Debian
11 19 (0.99%) Android
12 18 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.93%) Ubuntu
13 17 (0.88%) CentOS
14 15 (0.78%) HPUX
15 9 (0.47%) Fedora
16 8 (0.42%) VMS
17 4 (0.21%) OpenVMS
17 4 (0.21%) SUSE
17 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
3 240 (12.45%) OO
4 232 (12.04%) Data Modelling
5 218 (11.31%) TDD
6 216 (11.21%) ETL
7 206 (10.69%) Web Development
8 179 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
9 168 (8.72%) Web Design
10 165 (8.56%) Responsive Web Design
11 157 (8.15%) MVC
12 150 (7.78%) Configuration Management
13 144 (7.47%) Scrum
14 138 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
15 122 (6.33%) Migration
16 114 (5.92%) Analytics
17 111 (5.76%) Data Analysis
18 97 (5.03%) Unit Testing
19 96 (4.98%) SOA
20 94 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1047 (54.33%) SQL
2 669 (34.72%) Java
3 435 (22.57%) JavaScript
4 253 (13.13%) C#
5 216 (11.21%) PL/SQL
6 158 (8.20%) Python
7 129 (6.69%) Perl
8 128 (6.64%) Shell Script
9 119 (6.18%) PHP
10 95 (4.93%) T-SQL
11 94 (4.88%) Ruby
12 89 (4.62%) C++
13 73 (3.79%) VBA
14 60 (3.11%) C
15 46 (2.39%) Bash Shell
16 37 (1.92%) Scala
17 31 (1.61%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.40%) PHP5
19 26 (1.35%) VB.NET
20 25 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 206 (10.69%) Degree
2 89 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 43 (2.23%) ISEB
5 25 (1.30%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.09%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.62%) CCNA
7 12 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.36%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.26%) MCSE
10 5 (0.26%) OCP
10 5 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.21%) MCITP
11 4 (0.21%) MCTS
11 4 (0.21%) JNCIA
11 4 (0.21%) CISSP
11 4 (0.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.09%) QA
2 16 (0.83%) SLA
3 14 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
5 2 (0.10%) CDISC
5 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.10%) FINREP
5 2 (0.10%) Basel III
6 1 (0.052%) EMIR
6 1 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.052%) COREP
6 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 35 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.67%) XenServer
5 13 (0.67%) Postfix
5 13 (0.67%) Samba
6 10 (0.52%) Shibboleth
7 7 (0.36%) vSphere
7 7 (0.36%) NDS
8 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.16%) Varnish
9 3 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.16%) RHEV
9 3 (0.16%) NFS
10 2 (0.10%) RACF
10 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.10%) SRDF
11 1 (0.052%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.052%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 43 (2.23%) Puppet
2 34 (1.76%) Data Guard
3 28 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 13 (0.67%) ZABBIX
7 11 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.57%) Control-M
8 9 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
9 8 (0.42%) NSN NetAct
10 7 (0.36%) Salt
10 7 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.36%) SCOM
11 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.16%) Ganglia
12 3 (0.16%) collectd
12 3 (0.16%) Ansible
12 3 (0.16%) Nagios
12 3 (0.16%) BladeLogic
13 2 (0.10%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 796 (41.31%) Oracle
2 234 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 135 (7.01%) Sybase
4 105 (5.45%) Business Objects
5 84 (4.36%) JBoss
6 72 (3.74%) IBM
7 67 (3.48%) Red Hat
8 66 (3.43%) SAP
9 48 (2.49%) Tableau
10 46 (2.39%) Informatica
11 43 (2.23%) VMware
12 42 (2.18%) HP
13 34 (1.76%) Cognos
14 30 (1.56%) Zend
15 29 (1.50%) Sun
15 29 (1.50%) Fidessa
16 28 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (1.25%) Google
17 24 (1.25%) TIBCO
18 21 (1.09%) Teradata
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