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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 57 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 13 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.60% 1.39% 2.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.23% 4.47% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £383 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £702
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
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
158 246 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.48% 31.14% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 150 84
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £20.94 £20.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -56.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 2015.

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 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
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £310 -
Watford -2 3 - -
RDBMS
East of England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 21 (65.63%) ETL
3 19 (59.38%) IBM
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) SOAP
5 12 (37.50%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 12 (37.50%) GIS
5 12 (37.50%) ESRI
5 12 (37.50%) Citrix
5 12 (37.50%) SOA
5 12 (37.50%) FTP
5 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (37.50%) REST
5 12 (37.50%) Maximo
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 12 (37.50%) Data Integration
5 12 (37.50%) SaaS
5 12 (37.50%) PaaS
6 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (34.38%) UNIX
7 9 (28.13%) Solaris
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
7 9 (28.13%) Perl
7 9 (28.13%) Informatica
7 9 (28.13%) PowerCenter

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (21.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Maximo
2 7 (21.88%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (37.50%) SaaS
1 12 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) FTP
2 7 (21.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (28.13%) PowerCenter
4 9 (28.13%) Data Mart
4 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
5 7 (21.88%) DB2
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) ERwin
2 7 (21.88%) Log4j
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
2 7 (21.88%) Ant
2 7 (21.88%) JUnit
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Informatica Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Applications Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (12.50%) DBA
7 3 (9.38%) Maximo Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Progress DBA
8 2 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
8 2 (6.25%) ETL Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Web Services
1 12 (37.50%) SOAP
1 12 (37.50%) REST
2 7 (21.88%) Struts
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) J2EE
2 7 (21.88%) EJB
2 7 (21.88%) JDBC
2 7 (21.88%) JSP
2 7 (21.88%) Servlets
2 7 (21.88%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) XSLT
2 7 (21.88%) XHTML
2 7 (21.88%) JMS
2 7 (21.88%) XMLBeans
2 7 (21.88%) Ajax
2 7 (21.88%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) GIS
1 12 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 9 (28.13%) Data Extraction
3 7 (21.88%) Web 2.0
4 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 9 (28.13%) Solaris
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) ETL
2 12 (37.50%) SOA
2 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (28.13%) Data Transformation
4 9 (28.13%) Content Management
4 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (28.13%) Validation
5 7 (21.88%) UML
5 7 (21.88%) OO
5 7 (21.88%) RAD
5 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) XPath
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Oracle
2 19 (59.38%) IBM
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
3 12 (37.50%) ESRI
3 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) Informatica
5 7 (21.88%) ATG
5 7 (21.88%) Interwoven
5 7 (21.88%) Blue Martini
5 7 (21.88%) Elastic Path
6 2 (6.25%) Progress
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat