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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 59 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 11 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.39% 2.68% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.64% 10.22% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
Average daily rate
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£383 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £265 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £702 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
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
237 137 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.04% 26.20% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 84 142
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 2 £283 -
Watford -5 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Java
4 15 (68.18%) XML
5 14 (63.64%) Oracle
5 14 (63.64%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) Web Services
7 11 (50.00%) Linux
7 11 (50.00%) UNIX
7 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (50.00%) HTML
7 11 (50.00%) Ant
7 11 (50.00%) JUnit
7 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
7 11 (50.00%) Subversion
7 11 (50.00%) Ajax
8 10 (45.45%) MQSeries
8 10 (45.45%) JMS
9 9 (40.91%) OO
10 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
10 8 (36.36%) SOAP
10 8 (36.36%) MySQL
10 8 (36.36%) CSS
10 8 (36.36%) JDBC
10 8 (36.36%) JSP
10 8 (36.36%) ETL
10 8 (36.36%) Spring
10 8 (36.36%) Maven
10 8 (36.36%) JSON
10 8 (36.36%) REST

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (45.45%) MQSeries
2 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 5 (22.73%) Apache
3 5 (22.73%) CMS
4 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
5 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) DB2
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (13.64%) Data Mart
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) BODI
7 2 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (4.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
1 11 (50.00%) JUnit
1 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 11 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (36.36%) Maven
3 6 (27.27%) Log4j
4 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (22.73%) Mockito
4 5 (22.73%) IntelliJ
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
3 6 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 5 (22.73%) Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Objects Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Portal Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 11 (50.00%) Ajax
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) JMS
5 8 (36.36%) JSON
5 8 (36.36%) SOAP
5 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 8 (36.36%) JDBC
5 8 (36.36%) JSP
5 8 (36.36%) REST
5 8 (36.36%) Spring
6 6 (27.27%) XMLBeans
6 6 (27.27%) Servlets
6 6 (27.27%) Struts
6 6 (27.27%) J2EE
6 6 (27.27%) XSLT
7 3 (13.64%) XHTML
7 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.64%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Web 2.0
2 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
3 4 (18.18%) Replication
4 3 (13.64%) Informatics
4 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) HPUX
2 6 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) ETL
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Content Management
3 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) BDD
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Database Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) XPath
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Business Objects
2 6 (27.27%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) Interwoven
3 3 (13.64%) ATG
3 3 (13.64%) Blue Martini
3 3 (13.64%) Elastic Path
3 3 (13.64%) Sun