The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 177 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 263 249 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.25% 1.16% 1.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 5.08% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 185 163
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
RDBMS
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4818 4898 4519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.81% 22.73% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3433 3378 3122
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £104.75 £49.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in London

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in London

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in London

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in London

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
City of London -1 68 £500 - 27
Brentford - 2 £534 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £488 -
Ealing - 1 £400 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £214 -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £400 -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - - 1
Chessington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 461 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 254 (55.10%) SQL
3 231 (50.11%) Oracle
4 227 (49.24%) Java
5 156 (33.84%) Linux
6 125 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (24.73%) SQL Server
7 114 (24.73%) Finance
8 110 (23.86%) UNIX
9 102 (22.13%) OO
10 99 (21.48%) Banking
11 93 (20.17%) HTML
12 87 (18.87%) JavaScript
13 82 (17.79%) Data Modelling
14 77 (16.70%) MySQL
14 77 (16.70%) Oracle Database
15 71 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (14.97%) XML
17 67 (14.53%) JSP
17 67 (14.53%) Python
18 64 (13.88%) Hibernate
18 64 (13.88%) Windows
19 63 (13.67%) DevOps
20 60 (13.02%) TDD
21 56 (12.15%) Web Services
21 56 (12.15%) Perl
22 55 (11.93%) Scrum
22 55 (11.93%) Puppet
22 55 (11.93%) NoSQL
23 52 (11.28%) Configuration Management

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 42 (9.11%) Tomcat
2 25 (5.42%) JBoss
3 24 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 17 (3.69%) Apache
5 15 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.82%) OpenStack
6 13 (2.82%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
8 11 (2.39%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (1.52%) CMS
9 7 (1.52%) IIS
10 5 (1.08%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.08%) Jetty
11 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.65%) Confluence
13 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.43%) SAS
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 27 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.95%) MS Office
3 6 (1.30%) SPSS
4 4 (0.87%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.43%) Endur
3 2 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.22%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.34%) PaaS
2 16 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.60%) Heroku
3 12 (2.60%) Engine Yard
4 3 (0.65%) IaaS
4 3 (0.65%) GitHub
5 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.68%) DNS
2 34 (7.38%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.72%) HTTP
4 29 (6.29%) SSL
5 20 (4.34%) FTP
5 20 (4.34%) Firewall
6 18 (3.90%) DHCP
7 16 (3.47%) IPsec
8 14 (3.04%) VLAN
9 8 (1.74%) LDAP
10 7 (1.52%) Internet
11 5 (1.08%) SAN
12 4 (0.87%) LAN
12 4 (0.87%) WAN
13 3 (0.65%) CTI
13 3 (0.65%) Intranet
13 3 (0.65%) Broadband
13 3 (0.65%) SMTP
13 3 (0.65%) HTTPS
14 2 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 114 (24.73%) SQL Server
3 77 (16.70%) MySQL
3 77 (16.70%) Oracle Database
4 55 (11.93%) NoSQL
5 51 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
5 51 (11.06%) MongoDB
6 37 (8.03%) Big Data
7 36 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (7.16%) Hadoop
10 32 (6.94%) DB2
11 28 (6.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 24 (5.21%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (3.04%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (3.04%) Apache Hive
16 13 (2.82%) QlikView
17 12 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 41 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.59%) Subversion
2 35 (7.59%) Maven
3 31 (6.72%) jMock
4 24 (5.21%) ClearCase
4 24 (5.21%) JUnit
4 24 (5.21%) JIRA
5 23 (4.99%) Ant
6 20 (4.34%) Toad
7 19 (4.12%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.47%) Git (software)
9 12 (2.60%) Selenium
10 9 (1.95%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.95%) Mockito
10 9 (1.95%) ClearQuest
10 9 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.30%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.08%) JBehave
12 5 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 114 (24.73%) Finance
2 99 (21.48%) Banking
3 51 (11.06%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.60%) Front Office
6 11 (2.39%) Marketing
7 10 (2.17%) Retail
8 5 (1.08%) Games
9 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.87%) Back Office
9 4 (0.87%) Advertising
9 4 (0.87%) Legal
9 4 (0.87%) Billing
10 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.43%) Automotive
10 2 (0.43%) Law
10 2 (0.43%) Publishing
10 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 207 (44.90%) Developer
2 108 (23.43%) Java Developer
3 67 (14.53%) Analyst
4 47 (10.20%) DBA
5 34 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (6.29%) Architect
7 26 (5.64%) Programmer
8 24 (5.21%) Analyst Programmer
8 24 (5.21%) Java Programmer
8 24 (5.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 22 (4.77%) SQL DBA
10 18 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 17 (3.69%) Oracle DBA
11 17 (3.69%) Java Analyst Programmer
12 15 (3.25%) Data Analyst
13 14 (3.04%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (2.82%) Administrator
15 12 (2.60%) SQL Developer
16 11 (2.39%) Oracle Developer
16 11 (2.39%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (20.17%) HTML
2 69 (14.97%) XML
3 67 (14.53%) JSP
4 64 (13.88%) Hibernate
5 56 (12.15%) Web Services
6 45 (9.76%) Spring
7 40 (8.68%) .NET
8 37 (8.03%) J2EE
8 37 (8.03%) Servlets
9 27 (5.86%) Struts
10 26 (5.64%) RESTful
11 24 (5.21%) J2SE
12 22 (4.77%) CSS
12 22 (4.77%) jQuery
13 20 (4.34%) SOAP
13 20 (4.34%) JSON
14 18 (3.90%) REST
15 17 (3.69%) HTML5
15 17 (3.69%) JAX-RS
16 16 (3.47%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 39 (8.46%) Derivative
3 34 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (6.07%) Clustering
5 26 (5.64%) Open Source
6 23 (4.99%) Data Integration
7 21 (4.56%) Replication
8 16 (3.47%) Device Driver
8 16 (3.47%) Data Structures
9 13 (2.82%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.60%) Mathematics
10 12 (2.60%) Fixed Income
11 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.95%) Credit Risk
12 9 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.95%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (1.52%) Equities
14 7 (1.52%) Wiki
15 6 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 156 (33.84%) Linux
2 110 (23.86%) UNIX
3 64 (13.88%) Windows
4 18 (3.90%) AIX
5 16 (3.47%) Solaris
5 16 (3.47%) Ubuntu
5 16 (3.47%) CentOS
6 13 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.30%) SUSE
11 4 (0.87%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.87%) Android
12 2 (0.43%) VMS
12 2 (0.43%) OpenVMS
12 2 (0.43%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (27.11%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (22.13%) OO
3 82 (17.79%) Data Modelling
4 71 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (13.67%) DevOps
6 60 (13.02%) TDD
7 55 (11.93%) Scrum
8 52 (11.28%) Configuration Management
9 39 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (7.81%) ETL
11 35 (7.59%) Migration
12 32 (6.94%) Web Development
13 29 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (6.07%) CRM
15 27 (5.86%) Technical Analysis
15 27 (5.86%) User Stories
16 26 (5.64%) ITIL
16 26 (5.64%) Automated Testing
16 26 (5.64%) Pair Programming
16 26 (5.64%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 254 (55.10%) SQL
2 227 (49.24%) Java
3 87 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 67 (14.53%) Python
5 56 (12.15%) Perl
6 48 (10.41%) PL/SQL
7 47 (10.20%) Shell Script
8 39 (8.46%) C#
9 25 (5.42%) Ruby
10 23 (4.99%) T-SQL
11 22 (4.77%) C++
11 22 (4.77%) Bash Shell
12 19 (4.12%) Korn
13 16 (3.47%) PHP
14 15 (3.25%) Scala
15 10 (2.17%) VBA
16 7 (1.52%) C
17 6 (1.30%) Groovy
18 5 (1.08%) VB
19 4 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (9.98%) Degree
2 37 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.64%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.39%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (1.95%) OCPJP
5 9 (1.95%) Sun Certification
6 6 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.43%) MCSE
8 2 (0.43%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
9 1 (0.22%) OCP
9 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.24%) QA
2 6 (1.30%) SLA
3 4 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.65%) Basel III
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) COREP
6 1 (0.22%) FINREP
6 1 (0.22%) EMIR
6 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (2.82%) HDFS
1 13 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.74%) Apache Flume
4 7 (1.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.08%) Docker
6 4 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.87%) RHEV
6 4 (0.87%) KVM
7 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.22%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 55 (11.93%) Puppet
2 36 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.47%) Cobbler
4 12 (2.60%) Nagios
5 10 (2.17%) collectd
6 7 (1.52%) Oozie
7 6 (1.30%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.43%) WMI
9 2 (0.43%) SCCM
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.22%) Ansible
10 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 231 (50.11%) Oracle
2 40 (8.68%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.46%) Sybase
4 33 (7.16%) Red Hat
5 25 (5.42%) VMware
6 21 (4.56%) IBM
7 19 (4.12%) Cognos
8 15 (3.25%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.17%) HP
10 8 (1.74%) Siebel
11 7 (1.52%) Akamai
12 6 (1.30%) FatWire
12 6 (1.30%) Tableau
13 5 (1.08%) GigaSpaces
13 5 (1.08%) Perforce
13 5 (1.08%) Informatica
13 5 (1.08%) Veritas
13 5 (1.08%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.87%) SAP
14 4 (0.87%) Splunk
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