The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 52 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 14 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.90% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.87% 4.26% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
RDBMS
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
178 94 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.15% 16.38% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 55 121
Average daily rate £340 £354 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -4.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+26.36% -11.29%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Watford 0 2 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) Finance
4 16 (61.54%) Web Services
5 15 (57.69%) XML
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) UNIX
6 14 (53.85%) Linux
7 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
7 12 (46.15%) SOAP
7 12 (46.15%) Ant
7 12 (46.15%) JUnit
7 12 (46.15%) MySQL
7 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
7 12 (46.15%) Subversion
7 12 (46.15%) Spring
7 12 (46.15%) Maven
7 12 (46.15%) REST
8 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 11 (42.31%) Mockito
8 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
8 11 (42.31%) Ajax
8 11 (42.31%) JSON
8 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
8 11 (42.31%) IntelliJ
8 11 (42.31%) Apache
8 11 (42.31%) MVC
8 11 (42.31%) Scrum

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 12 (46.15%) Tomcat
2 11 (42.31%) Apache
3 7 (26.92%) CMS
4 5 (19.23%) MQSeries
5 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (46.15%) MySQL
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.54%) DB2
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (7.69%) BODI
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Ant
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
1 12 (46.15%) Eclipse
1 12 (46.15%) Subversion
1 12 (46.15%) Maven
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Mockito
2 11 (42.31%) IntelliJ
3 7 (26.92%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (3.85%) Log4j
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Business Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Business Objects Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ETL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) XML
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 12 (46.15%) SOAP
3 12 (46.15%) REST
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
4 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 11 (42.31%) JDBC
4 11 (42.31%) Ajax
4 11 (42.31%) JSON
5 10 (38.46%) JSP
6 5 (19.23%) JMS
7 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.85%) XSLT
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) XMLBeans
7 1 (3.85%) Servlets
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) UNIX
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) HPUX
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Unit Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
2 11 (42.31%) Scrum
3 10 (38.46%) BDD
3 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 8 (30.77%) ETL
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
6 4 (15.38%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) System Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) Interwoven