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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 110 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1053 991 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.95% 1.94% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.60% 8.95% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 573 580
Average daily rate
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£445 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.80 £16.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.06 £50.00 £52.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
12247 11075 10792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.73% 21.64% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8179 6976 6810
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 156 195
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £13.97 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.74 £50.05 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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 -3 548 £475 +5.55% 136
South East +4 144 £400 +14.28% 56
South West +6 76 £450 +18.03% 23
North West -29 65 £438 +16.66% 63
East of England +2 61 £325 -17.85% 30
Yorkshire -28 49 £430 +1.17% 29
West Midlands +1 42 £400 +26.98% 18
North East -8 36 £445 +22.75% 3
East Midlands -7 28 £375 +7.14% 14
Relational Database
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1030 (51.81%) SQL
2 759 (38.18%) RDBMS
3 743 (37.37%) Oracle
4 712 (35.81%) Java
5 658 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
6 621 (31.24%) Linux
7 590 (29.68%) SQL Server
8 509 (25.60%) UNIX
9 475 (23.89%) HTML
10 458 (23.04%) JavaScript
11 451 (22.69%) Finance
12 319 (16.05%) Web Services
13 317 (15.95%) CSS
14 313 (15.74%) .NET
15 293 (14.74%) C#
16 286 (14.39%) Microsoft
17 275 (13.83%) Banking
18 274 (13.78%) Windows
19 272 (13.68%) XML
20 253 (12.73%) TDD
21 244 (12.27%) MySQL
22 239 (12.02%) Scrum
23 226 (11.37%) Subversion
24 221 (11.12%) Git (software)
25 220 (11.07%) Oracle Database
25 220 (11.07%) Python
26 215 (10.81%) OO
27 213 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
27 213 (10.71%) SDLC
28 208 (10.46%) REST

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 94 (4.73%) WebSphere
2 92 (4.63%) JBoss
2 92 (4.63%) Apache
3 83 (4.18%) Tomcat
4 81 (4.07%) SharePoint
5 68 (3.42%) SAS
6 58 (2.92%) WebLogic
7 53 (2.67%) IIS
8 39 (1.96%) Node.js
9 27 (1.36%) Confluence
9 27 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 25 (1.26%) CMS
11 20 (1.01%) Apache Spark
12 18 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 17 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (0.80%) GlassFish
15 15 (0.75%) ColdFusion
15 15 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 207 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.41%) MS Office
3 37 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.70%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.35%) SPSS
7 7 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.25%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.15%) MS Project
10 2 (0.10%) FastStats
10 2 (0.10%) GIMP
10 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.10%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 18 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (0.60%) Maximo
3 12 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
5 9 (0.45%) Magento
6 8 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.40%) Tridion
7 6 (0.30%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.15%) Academy Housing
10 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.15%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.51%) GitHub
3 22 (1.11%) SaaS
4 14 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.60%) PaaS
7 10 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.30%) Route 53
11 5 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
11 5 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.10%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.10%) Office 365
13 2 (0.10%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.10%) Heroku
14 1 (0.050%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 191 (9.61%) HTTP
2 97 (4.88%) Internet
3 47 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 36 (1.81%) SSL
4 36 (1.81%) SAN
5 30 (1.51%) DNS
6 29 (1.46%) LDAP
7 26 (1.31%) FTP
8 23 (1.16%) Firewall
9 19 (0.96%) SNMP
10 18 (0.91%) DHCP
11 15 (0.75%) Intranet
12 14 (0.70%) NAS
13 13 (0.65%) LAN
14 10 (0.50%) WAN
14 10 (0.50%) SSH
15 9 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
16 8 (0.40%) HTTPS
17 7 (0.35%) VPN
18 6 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 759 (38.18%) RDBMS
2 590 (29.68%) SQL Server
3 244 (12.27%) MySQL
4 220 (11.07%) Oracle Database
5 200 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
6 157 (7.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 141 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 137 (6.89%) MongoDB
9 121 (6.09%) NoSQL
10 111 (5.58%) DB2
11 110 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
12 86 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 85 (4.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 70 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 68 (3.42%) Big Data
16 62 (3.12%) BusinessObjects
17 53 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 52 (2.62%) OLAP
19 50 (2.52%) MS Access
20 49 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 226 (11.37%) Subversion
2 221 (11.12%) Git (software)
3 149 (7.49%) Jenkins
4 100 (5.03%) Maven
5 91 (4.58%) Visual Studio
6 82 (4.12%) Eclipse
6 82 (4.12%) JIRA
7 62 (3.12%) JUnit
8 60 (3.02%) Ant
9 59 (2.97%) Selenium
10 55 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (1.76%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
13 25 (1.26%) TeamCity
13 25 (1.26%) Toad
14 24 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
14 24 (1.21%) Mockito
14 24 (1.21%) SoapUI
15 23 (1.16%) Gradle
16 22 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 451 (22.69%) Finance
2 275 (13.83%) Banking
3 138 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 76 (3.82%) Front Office
5 55 (2.77%) Marketing
6 50 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 47 (2.36%) Retail
8 39 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 30 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.16%) Back Office
11 19 (0.96%) Publishing
12 17 (0.86%) Legal
13 10 (0.50%) Games
14 9 (0.45%) French Language
14 9 (0.45%) Advertising
14 9 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.30%) Billing
15 6 (0.30%) Electronics
16 5 (0.25%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1040 (52.31%) Developer
2 327 (16.45%) Java Developer
3 250 (12.58%) Analyst
4 187 (9.41%) Architect
5 101 (5.08%) Senior Developer
6 94 (4.73%) DBA
7 77 (3.87%) .NET Developer
8 67 (3.37%) Consultant
9 66 (3.32%) Business Analyst
10 65 (3.27%) Data Analyst
11 64 (3.22%) SQL Developer
12 60 (3.02%) Programmer
13 58 (2.92%) Administrator
14 56 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
15 51 (2.57%) C# Developer
15 51 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
16 48 (2.41%) Web Developer
17 43 (2.16%) Analyst Programmer
18 40 (2.01%) Scala Developer
19 39 (1.96%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (23.89%) HTML
2 319 (16.05%) Web Services
3 317 (15.95%) CSS
4 313 (15.74%) .NET
5 272 (13.68%) XML
6 208 (10.46%) REST
7 187 (9.41%) Spring
8 169 (8.50%) HTML5
9 163 (8.20%) ASP.NET
10 151 (7.60%) SOAP
11 150 (7.55%) J2EE
12 133 (6.69%) Hibernate
13 130 (6.54%) JSON
14 112 (5.63%) jQuery
15 106 (5.33%) RESTful
16 96 (4.83%) Ajax
17 89 (4.48%) Middleware
18 86 (4.33%) JSP
19 78 (3.92%) .NET Framework
20 70 (3.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 206 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (4.78%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.23%) Visualisation
4 78 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 50 (2.52%) Data Integration
6 49 (2.46%) Derivative
7 48 (2.41%) User Experience
8 46 (2.31%) Replication
9 42 (2.11%) Equities
9 42 (2.11%) Client/Server
9 42 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 38 (1.91%) Data Structures
11 37 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (1.76%) Mathematics
13 32 (1.61%) Clustering
14 29 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 24 (1.21%) Market Risk
16 23 (1.16%) Credit Risk
16 23 (1.16%) Fixed Income
16 23 (1.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 621 (31.24%) Linux
2 509 (25.60%) UNIX
3 274 (13.78%) Windows
4 114 (5.73%) Mac OS X
5 74 (3.72%) Solaris
6 54 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (1.71%) VME
9 26 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (0.96%) AIX
11 16 (0.80%) Android
12 14 (0.70%) CentOS
12 14 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.45%) HPUX
14 8 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (0.40%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.35%) SUSE
15 7 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (12.73%) TDD
3 239 (12.02%) Scrum
4 215 (10.81%) OO
5 213 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 213 (10.71%) SDLC
6 202 (10.16%) Web Development
7 187 (9.41%) Configuration Management
8 182 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
9 180 (9.05%) ETL
10 179 (9.00%) Data Modelling
11 172 (8.65%) SOA
12 167 (8.40%) MVC
13 142 (7.14%) Open Source
14 137 (6.89%) Migration
15 135 (6.79%) Responsive Web Design
16 127 (6.39%) Web Design
17 108 (5.43%) Data Analysis
18 105 (5.28%) Analytics
18 105 (5.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1030 (51.81%) SQL
2 712 (35.81%) Java
3 458 (23.04%) JavaScript
4 293 (14.74%) C#
5 220 (11.07%) Python
6 184 (9.26%) Perl
7 135 (6.79%) T-SQL
8 117 (5.89%) Shell Script
9 109 (5.48%) PL/SQL
10 105 (5.28%) PHP
11 100 (5.03%) Scala
12 92 (4.63%) C++
13 86 (4.33%) PowerShell
14 82 (4.12%) VBA
15 81 (4.07%) Ruby
16 71 (3.57%) VB
17 46 (2.31%) VB.NET
18 42 (2.11%) Bash Shell
19 33 (1.66%) C
20 32 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 179 (9.00%) Degree
2 115 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.27%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 18 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (0.80%) ISEB
7 13 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (0.55%) OCP
9 8 (0.40%) OCA
9 8 (0.40%) OCAJ
10 7 (0.35%) SAS Certification
10 7 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.30%) HND
11 6 (0.30%) PhD
12 5 (0.25%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.20%) HNC
14 3 (0.15%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.10%) MCDBA
15 2 (0.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.38%) QA
2 28 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 25 (1.26%) SLA
4 13 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.35%) COBIT
6 6 (0.30%) FATCA
7 5 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.20%) Basel II
9 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.15%) COSO
10 2 (0.10%) HL7
10 2 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.050%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.050%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.050%) Basel III
11 1 (0.050%) CRD IV
System Software
1 45 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.86%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (0.75%) vSphere
5 14 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.70%) Docker
6 13 (0.65%) HDFS
6 13 (0.65%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (0.35%) Varnish
9 6 (0.30%) vCloud
10 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.15%) Xen
12 2 (0.10%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.10%) Samba
12 2 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.050%) NFS
13 1 (0.050%) Postfix
13 1 (0.050%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 82 (4.12%) Puppet
2 64 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.91%) Ansible
4 16 (0.80%) Data Guard
5 15 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (0.75%) Salt
6 13 (0.65%) Nagios
7 12 (0.60%) SCCM
7 12 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 11 (0.55%) Cacti
9 10 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 9 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (0.40%) Graphite
12 7 (0.35%) Opsview
12 7 (0.35%) WMI
12 7 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.30%) Control-M
13 6 (0.30%) Oozie
13 6 (0.30%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 743 (37.37%) Oracle
2 286 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 162 (8.15%) IBM
4 146 (7.34%) Sybase
5 72 (3.62%) VMware
6 62 (3.12%) Red Hat
7 47 (2.36%) SAP
8 41 (2.06%) Informatica
9 36 (1.81%) TIBCO
10 31 (1.56%) Cognos
11 30 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.51%) Talend
12 29 (1.46%) Tableau
13 28 (1.41%) Google
14 25 (1.26%) Adobe
15 22 (1.11%) Sun
15 22 (1.11%) Citrix
16 21 (1.06%) hybris
17 20 (1.01%) HP
18 18 (0.91%) Teradata
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £30,000 to £38,500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £415 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £750 per day excellent rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago