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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 51 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 8 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.26% 3.25% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.37% 14.71% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -1.35%
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
149 170 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.54% 22.11% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 81
Average daily rate £425 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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
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 17 April 2015. 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
Watford -1 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) FTP
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) GIS
4 5 (50.00%) ESRI
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Maximo
4 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (50.00%) SaaS
4 5 (50.00%) PaaS
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) HPUX
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) SQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maximo
2 1 (10.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
1 5 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) XML Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) HPUX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) RAD
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) XQuery
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) ESRI
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Martini
4 1 (10.00%) Elastic Path
4 1 (10.00%) ATG
4 1 (10.00%) Interwoven