The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 100 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1016 701 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.98% 1.63% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.05% 7.51% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 447 564
Average daily rate £411 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £19.76 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £37.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11223 9332 11068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.86% 21.66% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 5814 6416
Average daily rate £394 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 190 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +23 591 £425 -15.00% 182
South East +28 129 £370 +14.72% 81
East of England +13 58 £400 +37.93% 55
South West +2 48 £375 +15.38% 27
West Midlands +4 45 £400 +60.00% 23
North East +13 43 £260 - 5
North West -32 40 £315 -2.62% 34
Yorkshire -33 30 £325 +6.55% 29
East Midlands +2 24 £353 +11.90% 12
Midlands 0 2 - -
South Coast - - - -
Relational Database
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1042 (53.74%) SQL
2 888 (45.80%) Oracle
3 886 (45.69%) RDBMS
4 664 (34.24%) Java
5 576 (29.71%) SQL Server
6 468 (24.14%) UNIX
7 441 (22.74%) Finance
8 429 (22.12%) HTML
9 425 (21.92%) Linux
10 400 (20.63%) JavaScript
11 354 (18.26%) .NET
12 325 (16.76%) CSS
13 311 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
14 306 (15.78%) Oracle Database
15 297 (15.32%) XML
16 288 (14.85%) Web Services
17 274 (14.13%) C#
18 263 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
19 262 (13.51%) Microsoft
20 248 (12.79%) OO
21 242 (12.48%) Spring
22 232 (11.96%) Windows
22 232 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
23 230 (11.86%) PL/SQL
24 229 (11.81%) Data Modelling
25 227 (11.71%) Banking
26 218 (11.24%) Scrum
27 214 (11.04%) TDD
28 211 (10.88%) ETL
29 191 (9.85%) Continuous Integration

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (4.07%) Tomcat
2 75 (3.87%) WebLogic
3 73 (3.76%) WebSphere
4 71 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 61 (3.15%) Apache
6 48 (2.48%) SAS
7 44 (2.27%) Node.js
8 43 (2.22%) CMS
9 40 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 39 (2.01%) IIS
11 33 (1.70%) MQSeries
12 28 (1.44%) Apache Solr
13 25 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
14 23 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
15 15 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
16 14 (0.72%) CICS
17 13 (0.67%) Alfresco
17 13 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
18 12 (0.62%) PowerExchange
19 11 (0.57%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 164 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.58%) MS Office
3 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.52%) Casewise Modeler
5 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.21%) Stata
7 4 (0.21%) MS Project
7 4 (0.21%) SPSS
8 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.10%) FastStats
8 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.052%) Maya
9 1 (0.052%) ArcInfo
9 1 (0.052%) Weka
9 1 (0.052%) Mingle
9 1 (0.052%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 34 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.98%) Tridion
3 15 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
4 11 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.31%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
9 5 (0.26%) RiskWrite
10 4 (0.21%) Endur
11 3 (0.15%) RMDS
11 3 (0.15%) Global One
11 3 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
12 2 (0.10%) Markit EDM
12 2 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.55%) SaaS
2 17 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.52%) PaaS
4 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.31%) GitHub
5 6 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.31%) Force.com
6 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.10%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.82%) Internet
2 68 (3.51%) HTTP
3 36 (1.86%) SAN
4 24 (1.24%) LDAP
5 23 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 21 (1.08%) Firewall
7 20 (1.03%) DNS
8 18 (0.93%) SNMP
9 17 (0.88%) SSL
10 13 (0.67%) NAS
10 13 (0.67%) AMQP
11 12 (0.62%) Kerberos
11 12 (0.62%) SMTP
12 11 (0.57%) 2G
12 11 (0.57%) 3G
12 11 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
13 10 (0.52%) LTE
14 7 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (0.36%) VLAN
14 7 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 886 (45.69%) RDBMS
2 576 (29.71%) SQL Server
3 306 (15.78%) Oracle Database
4 263 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
5 184 (9.49%) MySQL
6 141 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 125 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 125 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 106 (5.47%) NoSQL
9 97 (5.00%) DB2
10 93 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 88 (4.54%) MongoDB
12 80 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 61 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
14 54 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
15 52 (2.68%) OLAP
16 48 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
17 47 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
18 39 (2.01%) Data Mining
19 35 (1.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 175 (9.03%) Subversion
2 142 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 116 (5.98%) Maven
4 89 (4.59%) Eclipse
5 86 (4.44%) Jenkins
6 85 (4.38%) Ant
7 76 (3.92%) Selenium
8 72 (3.71%) JUnit
9 53 (2.73%) Visual Studio
10 42 (2.17%) Cucumber
11 37 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 37 (1.91%) Toad
12 36 (1.86%) TeamCity
13 28 (1.44%) WebDriver
14 25 (1.29%) Log4j
14 25 (1.29%) JIRA
15 24 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 22 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
17 20 (1.03%) NUnit
17 20 (1.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 441 (22.74%) Finance
2 227 (11.71%) Banking
3 137 (7.07%) Investment Banking
4 73 (3.76%) Retail
5 62 (3.20%) Manufacturing
6 59 (3.04%) Marketing
7 57 (2.94%) Telecoms
8 55 (2.84%) Front Office
9 27 (1.39%) Back Office
10 24 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (0.98%) Publishing
12 18 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.88%) Advertising
14 16 (0.83%) Billing
15 12 (0.62%) Law
15 12 (0.62%) Games
16 9 (0.46%) Legal
17 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.31%) Automotive
19 4 (0.21%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1001 (51.62%) Developer
2 258 (13.31%) Java Developer
3 248 (12.79%) Analyst
4 162 (8.35%) Architect
5 135 (6.96%) Senior Developer
6 97 (5.00%) DBA
7 84 (4.33%) Consultant
8 74 (3.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 68 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
10 67 (3.46%) .NET Developer
10 67 (3.46%) C# Developer
11 66 (3.40%) SQL Developer
12 63 (3.25%) Business Analyst
13 57 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
13 57 (2.94%) Administrator
14 55 (2.84%) Data Analyst
15 51 (2.63%) Python Developer
16 48 (2.48%) Web Developer
17 43 (2.22%) Tester
18 40 (2.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (22.12%) HTML
2 354 (18.26%) .NET
3 325 (16.76%) CSS
4 297 (15.32%) XML
5 288 (14.85%) Web Services
6 242 (12.48%) Spring
7 183 (9.44%) Hibernate
8 165 (8.51%) jQuery
9 139 (7.17%) J2EE
10 133 (6.86%) ASP.NET
11 128 (6.60%) Ajax
12 127 (6.55%) HTML5
13 105 (5.42%) XSLT
14 94 (4.85%) JSON
15 92 (4.74%) REST
16 91 (4.69%) JMS
17 86 (4.44%) SOAP
18 82 (4.23%) Java EE
19 81 (4.18%) JSP
20 76 (3.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 122 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
2 97 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.64%) Open Source
4 65 (3.35%) Derivative
5 59 (3.04%) Management Information System
6 54 (2.78%) Data Integration
7 39 (2.01%) Visualisation
8 31 (1.60%) Social Media
9 28 (1.44%) Web 2.0
10 27 (1.39%) NHS
11 26 (1.34%) GIS
12 24 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 22 (1.13%) Fixed Income
14 21 (1.08%) Clustering
15 20 (1.03%) Reference Data
16 19 (0.98%) Replication
16 19 (0.98%) Market Risk
17 18 (0.93%) Mobile App
17 18 (0.93%) Equities
17 18 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 468 (24.14%) UNIX
2 425 (21.92%) Linux
3 232 (11.96%) Windows
4 98 (5.05%) Solaris
5 47 (2.42%) Mac OS X
6 39 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (1.91%) AIX
8 36 (1.86%) HPUX
9 31 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (1.19%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.62%) Android
14 11 (0.57%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.52%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.41%) Windows NT
16 8 (0.41%) Windows 2000
17 7 (0.36%) CentOS
18 6 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (12.79%) OO
3 232 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
4 229 (11.81%) Data Modelling
5 218 (11.24%) Scrum
6 214 (11.04%) TDD
7 211 (10.88%) ETL
8 191 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
9 169 (8.72%) Web Development
10 138 (7.12%) SOA
11 137 (7.07%) Performance Tuning
12 130 (6.70%) MVC
12 130 (6.70%) Unit Testing
13 122 (6.29%) Migration
14 114 (5.88%) Analytics
15 113 (5.83%) Configuration Management
16 112 (5.78%) Data Analysis
17 107 (5.52%) UML
18 103 (5.31%) E-Commerce
19 100 (5.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1042 (53.74%) SQL
2 664 (34.24%) Java
3 400 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 274 (14.13%) C#
5 230 (11.86%) PL/SQL
6 176 (9.08%) Python
7 173 (8.92%) Perl
8 122 (6.29%) Ruby
9 105 (5.42%) Shell Script
10 96 (4.95%) T-SQL
11 83 (4.28%) C++
12 66 (3.40%) PHP
13 55 (2.84%) Scala
13 55 (2.84%) Bash Shell
14 50 (2.58%) XPath
15 49 (2.53%) C
16 48 (2.48%) VBA
17 35 (1.81%) VB.NET
18 32 (1.65%) VB
19 29 (1.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 183 (9.44%) Degree
2 114 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 84 (4.33%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.91%) ISEB
5 25 (1.29%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (0.46%) RHCE
7 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.41%) OCP
9 7 (0.36%) MCITP
10 5 (0.26%) MCTS
10 5 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.26%) SAS Certification
11 4 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.15%) OCAJ
12 3 (0.15%) CCA
12 3 (0.15%) CISSP
12 3 (0.15%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (5.00%) QA
2 20 (1.03%) SLA
3 14 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.36%) HL7
5 4 (0.21%) EMIR
5 4 (0.21%) CDISC
6 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.15%) Basel III
6 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.052%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.052%) FINREP
8 1 (0.052%) CRD IV
System Software
1 44 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
2 41 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.77%) vSphere
6 12 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.62%) NFS
7 5 (0.26%) Varnish
8 4 (0.21%) XenServer
8 4 (0.21%) Postfix
8 4 (0.21%) Samba
8 4 (0.21%) NDS
9 3 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.10%) KVM
10 2 (0.10%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.10%) XenApp
10 2 (0.10%) RACF
10 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.10%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 42 (2.17%) Puppet
2 38 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 26 (1.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 21 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (0.83%) Control-M
6 11 (0.57%) NSN NetAct
7 9 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
7 9 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (0.41%) Tivoli
8 8 (0.41%) SCOM
9 6 (0.31%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
10 3 (0.15%) MOM
10 3 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (0.15%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.15%) Oozie
11 2 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
11 2 (0.10%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 888 (45.80%) Oracle
2 262 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 100 (5.16%) Sybase
4 97 (5.00%) IBM
5 92 (4.74%) Business Objects
5 92 (4.74%) JBoss
6 48 (2.48%) HP
6 48 (2.48%) Informatica
7 46 (2.37%) VMware
8 44 (2.27%) GigaSpaces
9 43 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 42 (2.17%) Cognos
11 40 (2.06%) TIBCO
12 37 (1.91%) SAP
13 27 (1.39%) ATG
14 22 (1.13%) Talend
14 22 (1.13%) Ab Initio
14 22 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
15 21 (1.08%) Google
16 20 (1.03%) Interwoven
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