The first table below looks at the demand for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire 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 37 45 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 0.91% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.52% 4.62% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
84 65 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.54% 19.70% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 102
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.50 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £24.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £24.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
South West

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the Gloucestershire region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Gloucestershire region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucester - 3 £363 - 1
Cheltenham -5 2 - - 1
Cirencester - - - - 1
Relational Database
South West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) VBScript
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (30.00%) Essbase
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SAS
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Sun
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (10.00%) Documentum
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Essbase
4 2 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) PVCS
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Documentum Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Documentum Support
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) HornetQ
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (10.00%) GWT
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Swing
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) RIA
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (30.00%) Web Development
1 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) XQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss