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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 258 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +2
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 153 256 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.21% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 5.13% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 194 171
Average daily rate £525 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £125.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-68.00% +327.35%
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
4954 4994 5150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.39% 23.55% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3583 3522 3545
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 44
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £12.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.05 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +22 50 £525 +5.00% 18
Docklands, London +10 3 £577 +18.35%
Canary Wharf +2 3 £643 +31.84%
Romford - 2 £450 -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 310 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 167 (53.87%) SQL
3 126 (40.65%) Java
3 126 (40.65%) Oracle
4 119 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (32.58%) Finance
6 98 (31.61%) SQL Server
7 71 (22.90%) Banking
8 64 (20.65%) .NET
9 57 (18.39%) OO
10 53 (17.10%) HTML
11 51 (16.45%) Linux
12 48 (15.48%) XML
13 47 (15.16%) NoSQL
14 46 (14.84%) Data Modelling
15 45 (14.52%) ETL
15 45 (14.52%) C#
15 45 (14.52%) JavaScript
16 43 (13.87%) Windows
16 43 (13.87%) Oracle Database
16 43 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
17 41 (13.23%) Degree
18 40 (12.90%) Unix
19 39 (12.58%) Web Services
19 39 (12.58%) Microsoft
19 39 (12.58%) Multithreading
20 38 (12.26%) MySQL
21 37 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
22 36 (11.61%) SDLC
23 35 (11.29%) Data Warehouse

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (3.87%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.23%) Apache
2 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.58%) CMS
3 8 (2.58%) JBoss
4 7 (2.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.94%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.61%) IIS
6 5 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.29%) SAS
8 3 (0.97%) Confluence
8 3 (0.97%) Node.js
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.65%) GemFire
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.65%) WMQI
Applications
1 27 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.23%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.90%) Endur
2 4 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.97%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.97%) Global One
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.65%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.65%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.32%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.29%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.97%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Firebase
5 1 (0.32%) Force.com
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.52%) Internet
2 11 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.23%) HTTP
4 9 (2.90%) SSL
5 5 (1.61%) DNS
6 4 (1.29%) FTP
6 4 (1.29%) IPsec
7 3 (0.97%) Intranet
8 2 (0.65%) DHCP
8 2 (0.65%) NAS
8 2 (0.65%) SAN
9 1 (0.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 98 (31.61%) SQL Server
3 47 (15.16%) NoSQL
4 43 (13.87%) Oracle Database
5 38 (12.26%) MySQL
6 35 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (10.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (9.68%) Big Data
9 24 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (7.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (6.45%) Hadoop
12 15 (4.84%) MongoDB
13 14 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (3.87%) HBase
14 12 (3.87%) OLAP
14 12 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (3.55%) DB2
15 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 29 (9.35%) Git (software)
2 29 (9.35%) Maven
3 23 (7.42%) Subversion
4 20 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.13%) JIRA
6 17 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.48%) JUnit
7 16 (5.16%) Selenium
8 15 (4.84%) Visual Studio
9 12 (3.87%) Hudson
9 12 (3.87%) Oracle APEX
10 11 (3.55%) Mockito
10 11 (3.55%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.58%) Ant
11 8 (2.58%) MSBuild
11 8 (2.58%) NUnit
12 6 (1.94%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.61%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 101 (32.58%) Finance
2 71 (22.90%) Banking
3 30 (9.68%) Front Office
4 26 (8.39%) Telecoms
5 17 (5.48%) Games
6 14 (4.52%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.55%) Retail
8 5 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.97%) Back Office
9 3 (0.97%) Korean Language
9 3 (0.97%) Law
9 3 (0.97%) Legal
10 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) International Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (50.32%) Developer
2 53 (17.10%) Java Developer
3 48 (15.48%) Analyst
4 29 (9.35%) Architect
5 27 (8.71%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.45%) Front Office Developer
7 19 (6.13%) Data Architect
7 19 (6.13%) DBA
8 17 (5.48%) Games Developer
8 17 (5.48%) Java Games Developer
8 17 (5.48%) Telecoms Developer
8 17 (5.48%) Telecoms Java Developer
9 15 (4.84%) C++ Developer
10 13 (4.19%) Programmer
10 13 (4.19%) Scala Developer
11 12 (3.87%) Analyst Programmer
11 12 (3.87%) C# Developer
11 12 (3.87%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 12 (3.87%) Java Programmer
11 12 (3.87%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.65%) .NET
2 53 (17.10%) HTML
3 48 (15.48%) XML
4 39 (12.58%) Web Services
5 33 (10.65%) SOAP
6 32 (10.32%) CSS
7 28 (9.03%) JSON
7 28 (9.03%) RESTful
8 26 (8.39%) REST
9 20 (6.45%) Spring
10 17 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (4.84%) HTML5
11 15 (4.84%) JMS
12 14 (4.52%) STL
13 13 (4.19%) Hibernate
13 13 (4.19%) WPF
13 13 (4.19%) XML Schema
14 12 (3.87%) WCF
15 11 (3.55%) Visualforce
16 10 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.13%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.52%) Clustering
4 14 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.19%) Derivative
6 11 (3.55%) Equities
7 9 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.58%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.94%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.94%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.94%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.94%) NHS
10 5 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.29%) Informatics
11 4 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.29%) Reference Data
11 4 (1.29%) User Experience
12 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.45%) Linux
2 43 (13.87%) Windows
3 40 (12.90%) Unix
4 11 (3.55%) Solaris
5 5 (1.61%) Android
5 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.97%) AIX
6 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.65%) CentOS
7 2 (0.65%) HPUX
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (38.39%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (18.39%) OO
3 46 (14.84%) Data Modelling
4 45 (14.52%) ETL
5 39 (12.58%) Multithreading
6 37 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (11.61%) SDLC
8 31 (10.00%) Scrum
9 30 (9.68%) TDD
10 28 (9.03%) Analytics
11 25 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (7.10%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.45%) Open Source
14 19 (6.13%) OOP
15 18 (5.81%) BDD
15 18 (5.81%) SOA
16 17 (5.48%) DevOps
17 16 (5.16%) Risk Management
18 14 (4.52%) Automated Testing
18 14 (4.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 167 (53.87%) SQL
2 126 (40.65%) Java
3 45 (14.52%) C#
3 45 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 34 (10.97%) Perl
5 30 (9.68%) Python
6 25 (8.06%) Scala
7 20 (6.45%) C++
7 20 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 17 (5.48%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.55%) Apex Code
9 11 (3.55%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.55%) SOQL
10 10 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.23%) XAML
11 9 (2.90%) Ruby
11 9 (2.90%) VBA
11 9 (2.90%) VC++
12 8 (2.58%) Korn
12 8 (2.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (13.23%) Degree
2 18 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) ISEB
6 2 (0.65%) APMP
6 2 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.29%) QA
3 3 (0.97%) MiFID
3 3 (0.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.97%) Docker
2 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.65%) HDFS
4 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.32%) NFS
4 1 (0.32%) Samba
4 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.61%) Control-M
2 5 (1.61%) Puppet
3 4 (1.29%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.97%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.97%) vRealize
5 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.32%) Kibana
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 126 (40.65%) Oracle
2 39 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.45%) Sybase
4 17 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.84%) Informatica
6 11 (3.55%) IBM
7 10 (3.23%) Adobe
8 9 (2.90%) OpenLink
9 7 (2.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.61%) Cognos
10 5 (1.61%) Google
10 5 (1.61%) Remedy
10 5 (1.61%) Talend
10 5 (1.61%) VMware
11 4 (1.29%) HP
11 4 (1.29%) Veritas
12 3 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.97%) Percona
12 3 (0.97%) webMethods
13 2 (0.65%) Vertica
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £300 - 360 per day + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago