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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 172 188 207
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 270 234 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.29% 1.06% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 4.66% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 167 151
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 £300 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £16.87 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+173.20% -54.40%
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
4854 5017 4638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.22% 22.77% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3409 3447 3235
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 29
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.15 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.18% +56.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £18.60 £19.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £104.75 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +5 73 £500 - 20
Docklands, London +5 2 £486 +8.05%
Canary Wharf - 2 £550 -
Ealing - 1 £400 -
Brentford - 1 £525 -
Bromley - 1 £214 -
Edgware - 1 £530 -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 488 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 278 (56.97%) SQL
3 250 (51.23%) Java
4 246 (50.41%) Oracle
5 164 (33.61%) Linux
6 129 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
7 125 (25.61%) UNIX
8 113 (23.16%) OO
8 113 (23.16%) Finance
9 109 (22.34%) Banking
10 106 (21.72%) SQL Server
11 89 (18.24%) HTML
11 89 (18.24%) Data Modelling
12 88 (18.03%) Oracle Database
13 86 (17.62%) JavaScript
14 82 (16.80%) MySQL
15 76 (15.57%) Python
16 71 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
17 70 (14.34%) Hibernate
18 69 (14.14%) XML
18 69 (14.14%) DevOps
19 66 (13.52%) Perl
19 66 (13.52%) TDD
20 64 (13.11%) Puppet
20 64 (13.11%) NoSQL
21 62 (12.70%) JSP
22 61 (12.50%) Investment Banking
23 60 (12.30%) Web Services
24 59 (12.09%) Shell Script
25 58 (11.89%) MongoDB

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 45 (9.22%) Tomcat
2 25 (5.12%) WebLogic
3 22 (4.51%) JBoss
4 19 (3.89%) Apache
5 16 (3.28%) OpenStack
6 15 (3.07%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (2.87%) WebSphere
8 13 (2.66%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.43%) CMS
11 7 (1.43%) IIS
12 6 (1.23%) Jetty
13 5 (1.02%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.82%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.61%) Confluence
16 2 (0.41%) WildFly
16 2 (0.41%) nginx
16 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.84%) MS Office
3 5 (1.02%) SPSS
4 4 (0.82%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.61%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.41%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.41%) Endur
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.10%) PaaS
2 18 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.07%) Heroku
3 15 (3.07%) Engine Yard
4 3 (0.61%) IaaS
5 2 (0.41%) GitHub
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.25%) DNS
2 42 (8.61%) TCP/IP
3 38 (7.79%) HTTP
4 34 (6.97%) SSL
5 25 (5.12%) Firewall
6 22 (4.51%) FTP
7 20 (4.10%) DHCP
8 19 (3.89%) VLAN
9 18 (3.69%) IPsec
10 10 (2.05%) Internet
11 6 (1.23%) LDAP
11 6 (1.23%) HTTPS
12 5 (1.02%) SAN
13 3 (0.61%) CTI
13 3 (0.61%) Intranet
13 3 (0.61%) Broadband
13 3 (0.61%) SMTP
14 2 (0.41%) SNMP
14 2 (0.41%) LAN
14 2 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 106 (21.72%) SQL Server
3 88 (18.03%) Oracle Database
4 82 (16.80%) MySQL
5 64 (13.11%) NoSQL
6 58 (11.89%) MongoDB
7 48 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (7.79%) Big Data
9 31 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (6.15%) Hadoop
11 29 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (5.74%) DB2
12 28 (5.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 27 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
14 24 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (3.28%) Apache Hive
18 14 (2.87%) QlikView
19 12 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 45 (9.22%) Jenkins
2 40 (8.20%) Subversion
3 37 (7.58%) jMock
4 35 (7.17%) Maven
5 26 (5.33%) JUnit
6 24 (4.92%) JIRA
7 21 (4.30%) ClearCase
8 19 (3.89%) Toad
8 19 (3.89%) Ant
9 18 (3.69%) Eclipse
10 15 (3.07%) Git (software)
11 10 (2.05%) Mockito
11 10 (2.05%) Selenium
12 9 (1.84%) Artifactory
12 9 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.84%) ClearQuest
13 7 (1.43%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.02%) SoapUI
15 5 (1.02%) Gradle
General
1 113 (23.16%) Finance
2 109 (22.34%) Banking
3 61 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 31 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.66%) Front Office
6 12 (2.46%) Marketing
6 12 (2.46%) Retail
7 8 (1.64%) Legal
8 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.82%) Billing
9 4 (0.82%) Advertising
9 4 (0.82%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
11 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (44.26%) Developer
2 117 (23.98%) Java Developer
3 81 (16.60%) Analyst
4 48 (9.84%) DBA
5 41 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
6 33 (6.76%) Programmer
7 31 (6.35%) Analyst Programmer
8 30 (6.15%) Java Programmer
9 28 (5.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.33%) Architect
11 22 (4.51%) Oracle DBA
11 22 (4.51%) Java Analyst Programmer
12 21 (4.30%) Data Analyst
13 18 (3.69%) SQL DBA
14 17 (3.48%) Senior Developer
15 15 (3.07%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.87%) Lead Developer
17 13 (2.66%) Consultant
17 13 (2.66%) Administrator
18 12 (2.46%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (18.24%) HTML
2 70 (14.34%) Hibernate
3 69 (14.14%) XML
4 62 (12.70%) JSP
5 60 (12.30%) Web Services
6 46 (9.43%) Spring
7 42 (8.61%) .NET
8 38 (7.79%) Servlets
9 37 (7.58%) J2EE
10 29 (5.94%) Struts
11 28 (5.74%) J2SE
12 27 (5.53%) jQuery
12 27 (5.53%) RESTful
13 23 (4.71%) REST
13 23 (4.71%) SOAP
14 22 (4.51%) JSON
15 21 (4.30%) MCollective
16 20 (4.10%) HTML5
17 18 (3.69%) JAX-RS
17 18 (3.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 47 (9.63%) Derivative
3 38 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.76%) Clustering
5 29 (5.94%) Open Source
6 23 (4.71%) Data Integration
7 22 (4.51%) Replication
8 21 (4.30%) Device Driver
9 18 (3.69%) Fixed Income
10 16 (3.28%) Mathematics
11 15 (3.07%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.87%) Client/Server
13 12 (2.46%) Equity Derivative
14 10 (2.05%) N-Tier
14 10 (2.05%) Credit Risk
15 9 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.64%) Market Risk
17 7 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (1.43%) Management Information System
17 7 (1.43%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 164 (33.61%) Linux
2 125 (25.61%) UNIX
3 54 (11.07%) Windows
4 21 (4.30%) Ubuntu
4 21 (4.30%) CentOS
5 15 (3.07%) AIX
5 15 (3.07%) Solaris
6 11 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.23%) SUSE
10 5 (1.02%) Android
11 4 (0.82%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.41%) VMS
13 2 (0.41%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.41%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (26.43%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (23.16%) OO
3 89 (18.24%) Data Modelling
4 71 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
5 69 (14.14%) DevOps
6 66 (13.52%) TDD
7 50 (10.25%) Configuration Management
8 47 (9.63%) Scrum
9 38 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (7.79%) Web Development
10 35 (7.17%) Migration
11 31 (6.35%) Technical Analysis
11 31 (6.35%) Multithreading
12 30 (6.15%) Release Management
12 30 (6.15%) User Stories
12 30 (6.15%) ETL
13 29 (5.94%) Pair Programming
14 28 (5.74%) OOD
14 28 (5.74%) SOA
15 27 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 278 (56.97%) SQL
2 250 (51.23%) Java
3 86 (17.62%) JavaScript
4 76 (15.57%) Python
5 66 (13.52%) Perl
6 59 (12.09%) Shell Script
7 56 (11.48%) PL/SQL
8 38 (7.79%) C#
9 32 (6.56%) Korn
10 29 (5.94%) Ruby
11 28 (5.74%) C++
12 26 (5.33%) Bash Shell
13 22 (4.51%) T-SQL
14 19 (3.89%) PHP
15 18 (3.69%) Scala
16 14 (2.87%) C
17 12 (2.46%) VBA
18 9 (1.84%) VB
19 7 (1.43%) Groovy
20 5 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (8.20%) Degree
2 39 (7.99%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (1.84%) Sun Certification
5 9 (1.84%) OCPJP
6 6 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Siebel Certification
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.41%) VCP4
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.20%) OCP
8 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.81%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.82%) SLA
4 3 (0.61%) Basel III
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) EMIR
6 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (2.66%) HDFS
4 9 (1.84%) Apache Flume
5 7 (1.43%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.23%) Docker
7 4 (0.82%) RHEV
7 4 (0.82%) KVM
7 4 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 64 (13.11%) Puppet
2 39 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (4.30%) Cobbler
4 15 (3.07%) Nagios
5 13 (2.66%) collectd
6 8 (1.64%) Oozie
6 8 (1.64%) Data Guard
7 5 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.41%) WMI
9 2 (0.41%) SCCM
9 2 (0.41%) Ansible
10 1 (0.20%) Salt
10 1 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.20%) Control-M
Vendors
1 246 (50.41%) Oracle
2 39 (7.99%) Sybase
3 36 (7.38%) Red Hat
4 34 (6.97%) Microsoft
5 28 (5.74%) VMware
6 21 (4.30%) IBM
7 16 (3.28%) Cognos
8 14 (2.87%) Business Objects
9 10 (2.05%) Akamai
10 9 (1.84%) HP
11 8 (1.64%) Siebel
12 7 (1.43%) Tableau
13 6 (1.23%) FatWire
14 5 (1.02%) GigaSpaces
14 5 (1.02%) Veritas
14 5 (1.02%) Perforce
14 5 (1.02%) TIBCO
15 4 (0.82%) Informatica
15 4 (0.82%) SAP
15 4 (0.82%) Splunk
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