The first table below looks at the demand for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS 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 Hertfordshire 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 Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 48 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.38% 2.13% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 8.67% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £38.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +11.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
153 150 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.50% 24.55% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 127
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £31.25 £26.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £22.20 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £140.00 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Hertfordshire 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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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
Rickmansworth - 3 £290 -
Watford - 2 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 23 (67.65%) Oracle
4 22 (64.71%) Java
5 21 (61.76%) XML
6 16 (47.06%) Finance
7 15 (44.12%) Subversion
7 15 (44.12%) Ajax
7 15 (44.12%) UNIX
7 15 (44.12%) Linux
7 15 (44.12%) HTML
7 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
7 15 (44.12%) Ant
7 15 (44.12%) JUnit
7 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
7 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
8 14 (41.18%) OO
9 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (35.29%) JSP
11 11 (32.35%) Servlets
11 11 (32.35%) Struts
11 11 (32.35%) Web Services
11 11 (32.35%) CSS
11 11 (32.35%) XSLT
11 11 (32.35%) J2EE
11 11 (32.35%) JMS
11 11 (32.35%) Solaris
11 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
11 11 (32.35%) MQSeries
11 11 (32.35%) Log4j

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
1 11 (32.35%) MQSeries
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 6 (17.65%) WebLogic
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (11.76%) CMS
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Alfresco
5 3 (8.82%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Tridion
1 4 (11.76%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Internet
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle Database
3 13 (38.24%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (23.53%) Data Mart
4 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (20.59%) MySQL
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
7 4 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.94%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Ant
1 15 (44.12%) JUnit
1 15 (44.12%) Eclipse
1 15 (44.12%) Subversion
2 11 (32.35%) Log4j
3 7 (20.59%) Maven
4 4 (11.76%) Selenium
4 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.76%) Mockito
4 4 (11.76%) IntelliJ
4 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Retail
3 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
4 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (11.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Business Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Architect
6 4 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Portal Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) XML
2 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) Ajax
3 12 (35.29%) JSP
4 11 (32.35%) Servlets
4 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 11 (32.35%) J2EE
4 11 (32.35%) Struts
4 11 (32.35%) Web Services
4 11 (32.35%) XSLT
4 11 (32.35%) JMS
4 11 (32.35%) Spring
4 11 (32.35%) XMLBeans
5 8 (23.53%) JDBC
6 7 (20.59%) SOAP
6 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.59%) JSON
6 7 (20.59%) jQuery
6 7 (20.59%) REST
7 4 (11.76%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Web 2.0
2 8 (23.53%) Visualisation
3 7 (20.59%) N-Tier
3 7 (20.59%) Informatics
4 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (11.76%) Replication
6 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Solaris
3 7 (20.59%) HPUX
4 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) OO
2 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) System Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Analytics
4 7 (20.59%) Content Management
4 7 (20.59%) UML
5 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.65%) ETL
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Database Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.76%) MVC
7 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 11 (32.35%) XPath
5 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Sun Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Oracle
2 9 (26.47%) Business Objects
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 7 (20.59%) Interwoven
5 4 (11.76%) ATG
5 4 (11.76%) Blue Martini
5 4 (11.76%) Elastic Path
6 3 (8.82%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Informatica