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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 102 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 946 908 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.95% 1.95% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.10% 8.98% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 549 559
Average daily rate
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£400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £25.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £48.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10399 10108 11024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.40% 21.75% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6551 6295 6630
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 213 276
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Relational Database
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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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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 +4 547 £430 -4.44% 155
South East +13 107 £345 -9.80% 65
East of England -24 59 £350 -6.66% 28
West Midlands +12 53 £315 -3.07% 17
South West -8 53 £350 - 41
North West +2 46 £388 +29.16% 34
Yorkshire +2 41 £378 +17.96% 21
East Midlands -13 24 £363 -2.02% 8
North East -8 14 £363 - 10
Midlands - 3 £350 -
Relational Database
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1080 (55.10%) SQL
2 866 (44.18%) Oracle
3 765 (39.03%) RDBMS
4 664 (33.88%) Java
5 589 (30.05%) SQL Server
6 506 (25.82%) UNIX
7 446 (22.76%) Linux
8 442 (22.55%) Finance
9 441 (22.50%) HTML
10 412 (21.02%) JavaScript
11 328 (16.73%) CSS
12 324 (16.53%) Data Warehouse
13 315 (16.07%) Oracle Database
14 312 (15.92%) XML
15 301 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
16 291 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
17 288 (14.69%) .NET
18 283 (14.44%) Web Services
19 253 (12.91%) C#
20 248 (12.65%) Data Modelling
21 246 (12.55%) Microsoft
22 242 (12.35%) OO
23 240 (12.24%) Windows
24 228 (11.63%) ETL
25 226 (11.53%) Subversion
26 224 (11.43%) TDD
27 222 (11.33%) Banking
28 217 (11.07%) PL/SQL
29 208 (10.61%) MySQL
30 200 (10.20%) Git (software)

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 83 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 79 (4.03%) Apache
3 78 (3.98%) WebLogic
3 78 (3.98%) WebSphere
4 62 (3.16%) Tomcat
5 52 (2.65%) SAS
6 44 (2.24%) IIS
7 43 (2.19%) Node.js
8 40 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 32 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
10 30 (1.53%) CMS
11 27 (1.38%) MQSeries
12 20 (1.02%) Confluence
13 18 (0.92%) Apache Solr
14 16 (0.82%) nginx
14 16 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
15 15 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
16 14 (0.71%) CICS
17 13 (0.66%) Apache Pig
18 11 (0.56%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 161 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 59 (3.01%) MS Office
3 10 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.51%) Casewise Modeler
4 9 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.31%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.26%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.20%) SPSS
7 4 (0.20%) Stata
8 2 (0.10%) MS Project
8 2 (0.10%) FastStats
9 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.66%) Tridion
4 12 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
5 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.20%) Magento
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.20%) RiskWrite
9 3 (0.15%) Shopify
9 3 (0.15%) RMDS
9 3 (0.15%) Agresso
10 2 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.10%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.92%) SaaS
2 14 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.41%) Force.com
5 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.20%) PaaS
6 3 (0.15%) GitHub
7 2 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.051%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.051%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.051%) CheetahMail
8 1 (0.051%) Pure360
8 1 (0.051%) Heroku
8 1 (0.051%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 122 (6.22%) HTTP
2 69 (3.52%) Internet
3 29 (1.48%) LDAP
4 24 (1.22%) Firewall
5 23 (1.17%) SAN
6 19 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.87%) WAN
8 16 (0.82%) LAN
9 14 (0.71%) VPN
10 12 (0.61%) OSPF
10 12 (0.61%) BGP
11 11 (0.56%) EIGRP
11 11 (0.56%) IPsec
11 11 (0.56%) DNS
11 11 (0.56%) IPv6
11 11 (0.56%) Network Security
12 9 (0.46%) SSL
13 8 (0.41%) DHCP
13 8 (0.41%) 2G
13 8 (0.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 765 (39.03%) RDBMS
2 589 (30.05%) SQL Server
3 324 (16.53%) Data Warehouse
4 315 (16.07%) Oracle Database
5 208 (10.61%) MySQL
6 151 (7.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 139 (7.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 126 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 108 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 107 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 92 (4.69%) NoSQL
12 89 (4.54%) DB2
13 70 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
14 59 (3.01%) MongoDB
15 57 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
16 56 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
17 53 (2.70%) Data Mining
17 53 (2.70%) Hadoop
18 50 (2.55%) Big Data
19 47 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 226 (11.53%) Subversion
2 200 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 97 (4.95%) Maven
4 83 (4.23%) Eclipse
5 72 (3.67%) Ant
6 71 (3.62%) Jenkins
7 69 (3.52%) Selenium
8 68 (3.47%) JUnit
9 58 (2.96%) Visual Studio
10 36 (1.84%) JIRA
11 33 (1.68%) Toad
11 33 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 27 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
13 26 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 25 (1.28%) Cucumber
15 24 (1.22%) TeamCity
16 20 (1.02%) Log4j
17 19 (0.97%) CruiseControl
18 18 (0.92%) SoapUI
19 17 (0.87%) WATIR
General
1 442 (22.55%) Finance
2 222 (11.33%) Banking
3 101 (5.15%) Investment Banking
4 81 (4.13%) Retail
5 63 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 63 (3.21%) Marketing
6 61 (3.11%) Front Office
7 51 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.43%) Back Office
9 24 (1.22%) Billing
10 17 (0.87%) Games
11 15 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.61%) Advertising
13 11 (0.56%) Legal
14 9 (0.46%) Publishing
15 7 (0.36%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.31%) Electronics
16 6 (0.31%) Law
17 5 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 1013 (51.68%) Developer
2 274 (13.98%) Analyst
2 274 (13.98%) Java Developer
3 170 (8.67%) Architect
4 115 (5.87%) DBA
5 110 (5.61%) Senior Developer
6 85 (4.34%) Consultant
7 71 (3.62%) Business Analyst
8 66 (3.37%) Administrator
9 64 (3.27%) C# Developer
10 62 (3.16%) SQL Developer
11 61 (3.11%) Data Analyst
12 57 (2.91%) .NET Developer
13 55 (2.81%) Oracle DBA
13 55 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
13 55 (2.81%) Tester
14 51 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
14 51 (2.60%) Python Developer
15 47 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 44 (2.24%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (22.50%) HTML
2 328 (16.73%) CSS
3 312 (15.92%) XML
4 288 (14.69%) .NET
5 283 (14.44%) Web Services
6 165 (8.42%) jQuery
7 163 (8.32%) Spring
8 152 (7.76%) Hibernate
9 130 (6.63%) Ajax
10 121 (6.17%) J2EE
11 111 (5.66%) ASP.NET
12 109 (5.56%) XSLT
13 107 (5.46%) HTML5
14 104 (5.31%) REST
15 86 (4.39%) .NET Framework
16 85 (4.34%) Java EE
17 79 (4.03%) JSON
18 77 (3.93%) SOAP
19 76 (3.88%) JSP
20 72 (3.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 114 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
2 90 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 68 (3.47%) Data Integration
4 67 (3.42%) Open Source
5 63 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 61 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 56 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 52 (2.65%) Derivative
9 40 (2.04%) Replication
10 32 (1.63%) Fixed Income
11 29 (1.48%) GIS
12 27 (1.38%) Clustering
12 27 (1.38%) Web 2.0
13 24 (1.22%) Equities
13 24 (1.22%) Social Media
14 23 (1.17%) Wiki
15 22 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 22 (1.12%) NHS
16 17 (0.87%) Statistics
16 17 (0.87%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 506 (25.82%) UNIX
2 446 (22.76%) Linux
3 240 (12.24%) Windows
4 104 (5.31%) Mac OS X
5 84 (4.29%) Solaris
6 37 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.53%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (1.38%) HPUX
10 23 (1.17%) AIX
11 19 (0.97%) Android
12 16 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (0.77%) CentOS
14 14 (0.71%) Ubuntu
14 14 (0.71%) Debian
15 12 (0.61%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.46%) Fedora
17 8 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (0.36%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
3 248 (12.65%) Data Modelling
4 242 (12.35%) OO
5 228 (11.63%) ETL
6 224 (11.43%) TDD
7 190 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (9.64%) Web Development
9 169 (8.62%) Scrum
10 154 (7.86%) Web Design
11 150 (7.65%) Responsive Web Design
12 135 (6.89%) Performance Tuning
13 133 (6.79%) MVC
14 128 (6.53%) Configuration Management
15 127 (6.48%) SOA
16 124 (6.33%) Data Analysis
17 122 (6.22%) Migration
18 119 (6.07%) Analytics
19 98 (5.00%) Unit Testing
20 97 (4.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1080 (55.10%) SQL
2 664 (33.88%) Java
3 412 (21.02%) JavaScript
4 253 (12.91%) C#
5 217 (11.07%) PL/SQL
6 172 (8.78%) Python
7 133 (6.79%) Perl
8 128 (6.53%) Shell Script
9 98 (5.00%) PHP
10 96 (4.90%) T-SQL
11 87 (4.44%) Ruby
12 82 (4.18%) C++
13 71 (3.62%) VBA
14 59 (3.01%) C
15 51 (2.60%) Bash Shell
16 41 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 40 (2.04%) Scala
18 36 (1.84%) VB.NET
19 31 (1.58%) VB
20 23 (1.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 195 (9.95%) Degree
2 123 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 81 (4.13%) SC Cleared
4 52 (2.65%) ISEB
5 28 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.36%) OCP
9 7 (0.36%) Sun Certification
9 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.20%) MCTS
11 4 (0.20%) MCITP
11 4 (0.20%) CCNA
11 4 (0.20%) OCAJ
11 4 (0.20%) OCA
11 4 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.80%) QA
2 21 (1.07%) SLA
3 15 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.20%) CDISC
5 3 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.051%) EMIR
7 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.051%) FINREP
7 1 (0.051%) Basel III
System Software
1 64 (3.27%) Oracle RAC
2 47 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 12 (0.61%) vSphere
6 11 (0.56%) Postfix
6 11 (0.56%) XenServer
6 11 (0.56%) Samba
7 7 (0.36%) NDS
8 4 (0.20%) RHEV
9 3 (0.15%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.10%) Varnish
10 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.10%) NFS
10 2 (0.10%) RACF
10 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.10%) SRDF
10 2 (0.10%) KVM
11 1 (0.051%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 41 (2.09%) Data Guard
2 37 (1.89%) Puppet
3 28 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 14 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.66%) Control-M
7 12 (0.61%) ZABBIX
7 12 (0.61%) Vagrant
8 11 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (0.51%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
11 8 (0.41%) NSN NetAct
12 7 (0.36%) SCOM
13 5 (0.26%) Salt
14 4 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
15 3 (0.15%) MOM
15 3 (0.15%) BladeLogic
15 3 (0.15%) Ansible
15 3 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
16 2 (0.10%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 866 (44.18%) Oracle
2 246 (12.55%) Microsoft
3 128 (6.53%) Sybase
4 115 (5.87%) Business Objects
5 85 (4.34%) IBM
6 74 (3.78%) JBoss
7 56 (2.86%) SAP
8 54 (2.76%) Red Hat
9 48 (2.45%) Informatica
9 48 (2.45%) Tableau
10 42 (2.14%) VMware
11 39 (1.99%) Cognos
11 39 (1.99%) HP
12 36 (1.84%) TIBCO
13 29 (1.48%) Fidessa
14 27 (1.38%) Talend
15 26 (1.33%) Google
16 24 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
17 22 (1.12%) Sun
18 20 (1.02%) Teradata
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Rate: £120 - £140 per day
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £35 to £40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £585 - £620 per day
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