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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 101 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1007 934 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.91% 1.94% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.36% 8.58% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 560 621
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £449
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 36
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +37.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £16.43 £14.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.55 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
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
10764 10881 11143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 22.55% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6982 6902 6483
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 310
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £15.40 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.20 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +11 531 £450 -5.26% 157
South East -25 105 £339 -9.66% 58
East of England +5 87 £425 +17.24% 39
South West +8 73 £375 - 18
North West +15 70 £375 +25.00% 43
Yorkshire -14 52 £425 +41.66% 23
North East -2 34 £375 +50.00% 11
West Midlands -8 29 £315 -14.57% 20
East Midlands -23 23 £350 - 6
Midlands -1 1 - -
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1054 (54.19%) SQL
2 787 (40.46%) Oracle
3 733 (37.69%) Java
4 688 (35.37%) RDBMS
5 534 (27.46%) Linux
6 528 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
7 527 (27.10%) SQL Server
8 505 (25.96%) HTML
9 501 (25.76%) UNIX
10 456 (23.44%) JavaScript
11 409 (21.03%) Finance
12 367 (18.87%) CSS
13 335 (17.22%) XML
14 293 (15.06%) MySQL
15 276 (14.19%) Subversion
16 267 (13.73%) C#
17 261 (13.42%) Banking
18 260 (13.37%) Oracle Database
19 257 (13.21%) Git (software)
20 256 (13.16%) .NET
20 256 (13.16%) Web Services
21 253 (13.01%) Windows
22 251 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
23 246 (12.65%) OO
23 246 (12.65%) TDD
24 232 (11.93%) Microsoft
25 230 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
26 227 (11.67%) Web Development
27 210 (10.80%) Spring
28 208 (10.69%) Analytical Skills

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 117 (6.02%) Apache
2 77 (3.96%) Tomcat
3 62 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 61 (3.14%) WebLogic
5 57 (2.93%) SharePoint
6 55 (2.83%) CMS
7 38 (1.95%) SAS
8 32 (1.65%) Node.js
9 29 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 27 (1.39%) IIS
11 22 (1.13%) Confluence
12 21 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
13 19 (0.98%) MQSeries
14 17 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
15 16 (0.82%) nginx
16 14 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
17 12 (0.62%) Apache Pig
18 11 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
18 11 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 171 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.93%) MS Office
3 15 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.41%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.31%) FastStats
7 6 (0.31%) SPSS
8 4 (0.21%) MS Project
8 4 (0.21%) ArcInfo
8 4 (0.21%) Stata
8 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.051%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 17 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.46%) RMDS
4 8 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.26%) Magento
6 5 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.26%) Tridion
7 4 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.21%) SAP IS-U
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.15%) Shopify
8 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.15%) Endur
8 3 (0.15%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.39%) SaaS
2 15 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.41%) Force.com
5 8 (0.41%) GitHub
6 7 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) PaaS
9 2 (0.10%) Office 365
10 1 (0.051%) Route 53
10 1 (0.051%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.051%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 181 (9.31%) HTTP
2 61 (3.14%) Internet
3 58 (2.98%) LDAP
4 20 (1.03%) LAN
4 20 (1.03%) WAN
4 20 (1.03%) SAN
5 19 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.87%) DNS
6 17 (0.87%) Firewall
7 12 (0.62%) Intranet
7 12 (0.62%) VPN
8 11 (0.57%) OSPF
8 11 (0.57%) BGP
9 10 (0.51%) IPsec
9 10 (0.51%) EIGRP
9 10 (0.51%) IPv6
9 10 (0.51%) Network Security
10 9 (0.46%) SSH
10 9 (0.46%) SSL
11 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 688 (35.37%) RDBMS
2 527 (27.10%) SQL Server
3 293 (15.06%) MySQL
4 260 (13.37%) Oracle Database
5 251 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
6 124 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 116 (5.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 108 (5.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 107 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 104 (5.35%) MongoDB
10 104 (5.35%) NoSQL
11 99 (5.09%) DB2
12 90 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 62 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
14 58 (2.98%) Hadoop
15 57 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
16 52 (2.67%) Big Data
17 49 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
18 48 (2.47%) Neo4j
19 44 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 276 (14.19%) Subversion
2 257 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 118 (6.07%) Maven
4 84 (4.32%) Ant
5 82 (4.22%) Jenkins
6 81 (4.16%) Eclipse
7 77 (3.96%) JUnit
8 61 (3.14%) Selenium
9 58 (2.98%) Visual Studio
10 45 (2.31%) JIRA
11 31 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 29 (1.49%) jMock
13 28 (1.44%) Cucumber
14 27 (1.39%) TeamCity
15 26 (1.34%) IntelliJ
16 21 (1.08%) Toad
16 21 (1.08%) WebDriver
17 19 (0.98%) Hudson
17 19 (0.98%) SoapUI
18 17 (0.87%) Mockito
General
1 409 (21.03%) Finance
2 261 (13.42%) Banking
3 118 (6.07%) Investment Banking
4 91 (4.68%) Front Office
5 82 (4.22%) Marketing
6 67 (3.44%) Retail
7 41 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.18%) Billing
10 21 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.87%) Back Office
11 17 (0.87%) Games
12 15 (0.77%) Publishing
12 15 (0.77%) Legal
13 13 (0.67%) Advertising
14 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.31%) Electronics
15 6 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.26%) German Language
17 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1069 (54.96%) Developer
2 370 (19.02%) Java Developer
3 258 (13.26%) Analyst
4 145 (7.46%) Architect
5 131 (6.74%) Senior Developer
6 108 (5.55%) DBA
7 81 (4.16%) Consultant
8 78 (4.01%) Business Analyst
9 73 (3.75%) C# Developer
10 67 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
11 66 (3.39%) .NET Developer
12 65 (3.34%) Administrator
13 63 (3.24%) Data Analyst
14 52 (2.67%) Web Developer
15 45 (2.31%) PHP Developer
16 44 (2.26%) Oracle Developer
16 44 (2.26%) SQL Developer
17 43 (2.21%) Tester
18 38 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
19 37 (1.90%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (25.96%) HTML
2 367 (18.87%) CSS
3 335 (17.22%) XML
4 256 (13.16%) Web Services
4 256 (13.16%) .NET
5 210 (10.80%) Spring
6 205 (10.54%) Hibernate
7 156 (8.02%) REST
8 150 (7.71%) Ajax
9 147 (7.56%) jQuery
10 119 (6.12%) JSON
11 116 (5.96%) ASP.NET
12 105 (5.40%) J2EE
13 102 (5.24%) JSP
13 102 (5.24%) SOAP
14 92 (4.73%) .NET Framework
15 91 (4.68%) XSLT
16 89 (4.58%) HTML5
17 86 (4.42%) JDBC
18 75 (3.86%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 208 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 88 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 81 (4.16%) Visualisation
5 78 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
6 74 (3.80%) Open Source
7 67 (3.44%) Derivative
8 60 (3.08%) Data Integration
9 54 (2.78%) User Experience
10 52 (2.67%) Management Information System
11 49 (2.52%) Fixed Income
12 48 (2.47%) Replication
13 41 (2.11%) Data Structures
14 37 (1.90%) Equities
15 36 (1.85%) Clustering
16 30 (1.54%) Client/Server
17 28 (1.44%) N-Tier
18 26 (1.34%) Web 2.0
18 26 (1.34%) Wiki
19 24 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 534 (27.46%) Linux
2 501 (25.76%) UNIX
3 253 (13.01%) Windows
4 160 (8.23%) Mac OS X
5 57 (2.93%) Solaris
6 42 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (1.70%) AIX
8 28 (1.44%) Android
9 25 (1.29%) Apple iOS
10 22 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.87%) Debian
12 15 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.72%) CentOS
14 12 (0.62%) VMS
15 9 (0.46%) HPUX
16 7 (0.36%) SUSE
17 5 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (12.65%) TDD
2 246 (12.65%) OO
3 230 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
4 227 (11.67%) Web Development
5 204 (10.49%) MVC
6 198 (10.18%) Configuration Management
7 196 (10.08%) Data Modelling
8 194 (9.97%) ETL
9 176 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
10 174 (8.95%) Web Design
11 170 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 163 (8.38%) Scrum
13 126 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
14 108 (5.55%) Migration
15 107 (5.50%) Unit Testing
16 97 (4.99%) Data Analysis
16 97 (4.99%) SOA
17 96 (4.94%) Multithreading
18 95 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1054 (54.19%) SQL
2 733 (37.69%) Java
3 456 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 267 (13.73%) C#
5 191 (9.82%) PL/SQL
6 178 (9.15%) Python
7 125 (6.43%) Perl
7 125 (6.43%) PHP
8 109 (5.60%) Shell Script
9 105 (5.40%) Ruby
10 99 (5.09%) C++
11 85 (4.37%) T-SQL
12 65 (3.34%) C
13 63 (3.24%) VBA
14 60 (3.08%) Scala
15 38 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 32 (1.65%) VB.NET
17 29 (1.49%) PowerShell
18 27 (1.39%) PHP5
19 22 (1.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 202 (10.39%) Degree
2 84 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 44 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 33 (1.70%) ISEB
5 20 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (0.62%) CCNA
8 12 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (0.41%) Sun Certification
10 8 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.31%) MCITP
11 6 (0.31%) MCSE
12 5 (0.26%) OCP
13 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.21%) CISM
13 4 (0.21%) CCSA
13 4 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.21%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.52%) QA
2 18 (0.93%) SLA
3 11 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) Basel III
6 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.051%) EMIR
7 1 (0.051%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.051%) COREP
7 1 (0.051%) FINREP
System Software
1 56 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (0.98%) Active Directory
4 11 (0.57%) Shibboleth
5 10 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (0.51%) Postfix
5 10 (0.51%) XenServer
5 10 (0.51%) Samba
6 7 (0.36%) NFS
7 6 (0.31%) NDS
7 6 (0.31%) Firmware
8 5 (0.26%) RHEV
9 3 (0.15%) HDFS
9 3 (0.15%) Varnish
10 2 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.10%) RACF
10 2 (0.10%) KVM
11 1 (0.051%) Docker
11 1 (0.051%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 43 (2.21%) Puppet
2 28 (1.44%) Data Guard
3 25 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 18 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.51%) ZABBIX
6 9 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (0.46%) Vagrant
7 7 (0.36%) Salt
7 7 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
7 7 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
8 6 (0.31%) Control-M
8 6 (0.31%) SCOM
8 6 (0.31%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.21%) Nagios
10 4 (0.21%) Ansible
11 3 (0.15%) collectd
11 3 (0.15%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.15%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.10%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 787 (40.46%) Oracle
2 232 (11.93%) Microsoft
3 151 (7.76%) Sybase
4 96 (4.94%) JBoss
5 90 (4.63%) Business Objects
6 66 (3.39%) IBM
7 61 (3.14%) SAP
7 61 (3.14%) Red Hat
8 53 (2.72%) Informatica
9 48 (2.47%) Tableau
10 45 (2.31%) HP
11 39 (2.01%) Sun
12 37 (1.90%) VMware
13 36 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
14 32 (1.65%) TIBCO
15 30 (1.54%) Zend
16 28 (1.44%) Google
17 26 (1.34%) Cognos
18 25 (1.29%) Fidessa
19 20 (1.03%) FatWire
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £720 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 per hour + Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day + Rate Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago