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 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
Rank 103 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1023 979 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.99% 1.98% 1.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.86% 9.16% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 598 546
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 19
Average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.39 £20.35 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.69 £50.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
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
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%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 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 -1 565 £450 +2.27% 201
South East +11 136 £400 +15.94% 71
East of England +4 61 £310 -17.33% 30
South West -16 53 £386 +10.35% 40
Yorkshire -17 48 £419 -1.41% 25
North West -32 45 £389 +3.60% 56
North East +1 41 £445 +27.14% 5
West Midlands -15 37 £400 +26.98% 22
East Midlands +11 32 £375 +8.30% 15
Relational Database
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1084 (53.27%) SQL
2 786 (38.62%) RDBMS
3 766 (37.64%) Java
4 753 (37.00%) Oracle
5 671 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
6 642 (31.55%) Linux
7 564 (27.71%) SQL Server
8 537 (26.39%) UNIX
9 500 (24.57%) HTML
10 460 (22.60%) JavaScript
11 453 (22.26%) Finance
12 319 (15.68%) Web Services
13 313 (15.38%) TDD
14 309 (15.18%) .NET
15 307 (15.09%) CSS
16 293 (14.40%) XML
17 290 (14.25%) Banking
18 286 (14.05%) Windows
19 285 (14.00%) Microsoft
20 280 (13.76%) C#
21 247 (12.14%) Scrum
21 247 (12.14%) MySQL
22 244 (11.99%) Python
23 243 (11.94%) REST
24 234 (11.50%) OO
25 233 (11.45%) Web Development
26 229 (11.25%) Git (software)
27 226 (11.11%) Subversion
28 223 (10.96%) Oracle Database
29 222 (10.91%) SDLC

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.62%) JBoss
2 93 (4.57%) WebSphere
3 88 (4.32%) Apache
4 82 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 80 (3.93%) Tomcat
6 67 (3.29%) WebLogic
7 57 (2.80%) IIS
8 54 (2.65%) SAS
9 34 (1.67%) Confluence
10 33 (1.62%) Node.js
11 25 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
12 19 (0.93%) nginx
13 17 (0.84%) MQSeries
14 16 (0.79%) CMS
15 15 (0.74%) GlassFish
15 15 (0.74%) ColdFusion
15 15 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.69%) Apache Spark
17 12 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 215 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 53 (2.60%) MS Office
3 37 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.39%) SPSS
5 8 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.15%) MS Project
10 2 (0.098%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 14 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (0.49%) Maximo
4 9 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
5 8 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.39%) Magento
6 7 (0.34%) Tridion
7 6 (0.29%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.29%) RMDS
7 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
8 5 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.15%) ResourceLink
10 3 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.15%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 59 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.33%) GitHub
3 20 (0.98%) SaaS
4 15 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.64%) PaaS
6 12 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (0.34%) Route 53
10 5 (0.25%) IBM SmartCloud
10 5 (0.25%) Heroku
11 4 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.15%) Engine Yard
12 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.098%) SoftLayer
13 2 (0.098%) IaaS
13 2 (0.098%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 214 (10.52%) HTTP
2 92 (4.52%) Internet
3 53 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 43 (2.11%) DNS
5 38 (1.87%) LDAP
6 34 (1.67%) SSL
6 34 (1.67%) SAN
7 32 (1.57%) Firewall
8 22 (1.08%) FTP
8 22 (1.08%) DHCP
9 19 (0.93%) SNMP
10 17 (0.84%) LAN
11 16 (0.79%) WAN
12 15 (0.74%) NAS
13 12 (0.59%) VLAN
13 12 (0.59%) HTTPS
14 10 (0.49%) VPN
14 10 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (0.44%) IPsec
15 9 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (38.62%) RDBMS
2 564 (27.71%) SQL Server
3 247 (12.14%) MySQL
4 223 (10.96%) Oracle Database
5 197 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 160 (7.86%) MongoDB
7 150 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 140 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 128 (6.29%) NoSQL
10 111 (5.45%) DB2
11 93 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
12 89 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 80 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
14 70 (3.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 63 (3.10%) Big Data
16 60 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
17 59 (2.90%) MS Access
18 53 (2.60%) Neo4j
19 52 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
20 43 (2.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 229 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 226 (11.11%) Subversion
3 140 (6.88%) Jenkins
4 95 (4.67%) Maven
5 91 (4.47%) JIRA
6 87 (4.28%) Eclipse
7 86 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 63 (3.10%) JUnit
9 61 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 59 (2.90%) Ant
11 58 (2.85%) Selenium
12 41 (2.01%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.52%) SoapUI
13 31 (1.52%) TeamCity
14 29 (1.43%) jMock
14 29 (1.43%) Mockito
15 26 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
16 25 (1.23%) NUnit
17 22 (1.08%) Toad
17 22 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 453 (22.26%) Finance
2 290 (14.25%) Banking
3 164 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 93 (4.57%) Front Office
5 67 (3.29%) Marketing
6 54 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.21%) Retail
8 33 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 24 (1.18%) Legal
11 18 (0.88%) Back Office
12 14 (0.69%) Publishing
13 11 (0.54%) Advertising
14 8 (0.39%) French Language
15 6 (0.29%) Local Government
16 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.25%) Billing
17 4 (0.20%) Games
17 4 (0.20%) Electronics
17 4 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1074 (52.78%) Developer
2 376 (18.48%) Java Developer
3 262 (12.87%) Analyst
4 189 (9.29%) Architect
5 101 (4.96%) Senior Developer
6 96 (4.72%) .NET Developer
7 85 (4.18%) DBA
8 68 (3.34%) Data Analyst
9 67 (3.29%) SQL Developer
10 66 (3.24%) Business Analyst
11 63 (3.10%) Consultant
12 61 (3.00%) Programmer
13 58 (2.85%) C# Developer
14 56 (2.75%) Administrator
15 53 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
16 48 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
17 45 (2.21%) Analyst Programmer
18 44 (2.16%) Applications Support
18 44 (2.16%) C# .NET Developer
19 41 (2.01%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (24.57%) HTML
2 319 (15.68%) Web Services
3 309 (15.18%) .NET
4 307 (15.09%) CSS
5 293 (14.40%) XML
6 243 (11.94%) REST
7 192 (9.43%) Spring
8 165 (8.11%) HTML5
9 160 (7.86%) ASP.NET
10 158 (7.76%) Hibernate
11 151 (7.42%) J2EE
12 150 (7.37%) SOAP
13 125 (6.14%) JSON
14 112 (5.50%) jQuery
15 102 (5.01%) RESTful
16 98 (4.82%) Ajax
17 94 (4.62%) Middleware
18 83 (4.08%) .NET Framework
19 79 (3.88%) JAX-RS
20 78 (3.83%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 204 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (4.18%) Computer Science
3 83 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 70 (3.44%) Management Information System
5 54 (2.65%) Derivative
6 46 (2.26%) Replication
7 44 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 42 (2.06%) Clustering
8 42 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 41 (2.01%) Client/Server
9 41 (2.01%) Equities
9 41 (2.01%) User Experience
9 41 (2.01%) Data Integration
10 37 (1.82%) Mathematics
11 33 (1.62%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.33%) Market Risk
12 27 (1.33%) Fixed Income
13 26 (1.28%) Data Centre
14 24 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 642 (31.55%) Linux
2 537 (26.39%) UNIX
3 286 (14.05%) Windows
4 141 (6.93%) Mac OS X
5 82 (4.03%) Solaris
6 49 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (1.87%) VME
8 33 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.03%) AIX
11 16 (0.79%) Android
11 16 (0.79%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.74%) CentOS
13 14 (0.69%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.39%) SUSE
15 8 (0.39%) HPUX
15 8 (0.39%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.34%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.34%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (15.38%) TDD
3 247 (12.14%) Scrum
4 234 (11.50%) OO
5 233 (11.45%) Web Development
6 222 (10.91%) SDLC
7 215 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (9.29%) Configuration Management
9 177 (8.70%) ETL
10 176 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
11 173 (8.50%) MVC
12 165 (8.11%) SOA
13 164 (8.06%) Data Modelling
14 151 (7.42%) Responsive Web Design
15 145 (7.13%) Web Design
16 144 (7.08%) Migration
17 141 (6.93%) Open Source
18 124 (6.09%) BDD
19 114 (5.60%) Multithreading
20 102 (5.01%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1084 (53.27%) SQL
2 766 (37.64%) Java
3 460 (22.60%) JavaScript
4 280 (13.76%) C#
5 244 (11.99%) Python
6 190 (9.34%) Perl
7 138 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 121 (5.95%) PL/SQL
9 116 (5.70%) Shell Script
10 103 (5.06%) PHP
11 97 (4.77%) C++
12 88 (4.32%) Ruby
13 84 (4.13%) VBA
14 83 (4.08%) Scala
15 73 (3.59%) PowerShell
16 67 (3.29%) VB
17 43 (2.11%) Bash Shell
18 38 (1.87%) C
19 36 (1.77%) Korn
20 35 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 157 (7.71%) Degree
2 102 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 54 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.08%) ISEB
5 21 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (0.34%) OCP
9 5 (0.25%) OCA
9 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.25%) OCAJ
10 4 (0.20%) HNC
10 4 (0.20%) HND
10 4 (0.20%) SAS Certification
11 3 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.098%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.098%) PMP
12 2 (0.098%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.098%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.80%) QA
2 30 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 26 (1.28%) SLA
4 12 (0.59%) Solvency II
5 7 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.29%) FATCA
7 5 (0.25%) COBIT
7 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.20%) Basel II
9 2 (0.098%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.098%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.098%) COSO
10 1 (0.049%) Basel III
10 1 (0.049%) HL7
10 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.049%) CRD IV
System Software
1 43 (2.11%) Active Directory
1 43 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 14 (0.69%) vSphere
3 14 (0.69%) HDFS
4 13 (0.64%) Docker
5 12 (0.59%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (0.39%) Varnish
8 6 (0.29%) vCloud
8 6 (0.29%) Samba
9 4 (0.20%) XenServer
9 4 (0.20%) Postfix
9 4 (0.20%) iptables
10 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.15%) Xen
11 2 (0.098%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.098%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.049%) NFS
Systems Management
1 85 (4.18%) Puppet
2 66 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (0.93%) Salt
5 18 (0.88%) Ansible
6 17 (0.84%) Nagios
7 14 (0.69%) Data Guard
8 13 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (0.59%) SCCM
10 11 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
10 11 (0.54%) Cacti
11 10 (0.49%) NetBackup
12 8 (0.39%) Control-M
12 8 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 8 (0.39%) Graphite
13 7 (0.34%) Opsview
13 7 (0.34%) Oozie
13 7 (0.34%) WMI
13 7 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
13 7 (0.34%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 753 (37.00%) Oracle
2 285 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 160 (7.86%) IBM
4 146 (7.17%) Sybase
5 73 (3.59%) VMware
6 65 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 44 (2.16%) Informatica
8 43 (2.11%) SAP
9 42 (2.06%) TIBCO
10 31 (1.52%) Cognos
11 29 (1.43%) Tableau
12 25 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.18%) Google
13 24 (1.18%) Sun
14 23 (1.13%) HP
14 23 (1.13%) Citrix
15 21 (1.03%) Splunk
15 21 (1.03%) Talend
16 19 (0.93%) hybris
17 18 (0.88%) Adobe
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £440 - £540 per day
Posted: 38 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £29k per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £200 - £240 Per Day please send cv
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Rate: £30574 - £38564 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 4 days ago