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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 214 242 198
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -44
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 227 192 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.82% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 3.56% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 104 166
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £255 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -19.76%
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
5411 5397 5533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.05% 22.95% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3781 3666 3758
Average daily rate £450 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 56
Average hourly rate £27.78 £30.00 £27.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £125.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +17 74 £525 +10.52% 22
Bromley - 5 £245 -
Canary Wharf - 5 £300 -
Brentford - 1 £425 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 439 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 289 (65.83%) SQL
3 251 (57.18%) Oracle
4 185 (42.14%) Java
5 156 (35.54%) Linux
6 132 (30.07%) UNIX
7 120 (27.33%) Finance
8 115 (26.20%) SQL Server
9 108 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
10 106 (24.15%) Banking
11 90 (20.50%) Oracle Database
12 84 (19.13%) Perl
13 77 (17.54%) SDLC
14 71 (16.17%) Python
15 70 (15.95%) JavaScript
16 69 (15.72%) OO
17 65 (14.81%) TDD
18 64 (14.58%) Shell Script
19 60 (13.67%) Windows
20 58 (13.21%) XML
21 57 (12.98%) Data Modelling
22 56 (12.76%) Investment Banking
23 55 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
24 54 (12.30%) HTML
25 52 (11.85%) Sybase
26 50 (11.39%) Microsoft
27 49 (11.16%) MySQL
28 47 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
29 46 (10.48%) ETL
29 46 (10.48%) NoSQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (4.56%) Tomcat
2 16 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 16 (3.64%) Apache
3 15 (3.42%) JBoss
4 14 (3.19%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.82%) ColdFusion
5 8 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (1.82%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.59%) CMS
7 6 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (1.14%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.14%) IIS
9 4 (0.91%) SAS
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) SPSS
4 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.23%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.23%) Finacle
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.23%) Tridion
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.23%) Global One
6 1 (0.23%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.14%) Heroku
3 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.68%) Engine Yard
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.46%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.92%) HTTP
1 26 (5.92%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.56%) DNS
2 20 (4.56%) Internet
3 14 (3.19%) SSL
4 13 (2.96%) SAN
5 11 (2.51%) Firewall
5 11 (2.51%) SNMP
6 7 (1.59%) VLAN
7 6 (1.37%) HTTPS
8 5 (1.14%) DHCP
8 5 (1.14%) FTP
8 5 (1.14%) IPsec
9 3 (0.68%) Intranet
9 3 (0.68%) SMTP
9 3 (0.68%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.46%) NAS
11 1 (0.23%) DVB
11 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 439 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 115 (26.20%) SQL Server
3 90 (20.50%) Oracle Database
4 49 (11.16%) MySQL
5 47 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (10.48%) NoSQL
7 37 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (7.74%) DB2
9 32 (7.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (6.83%) Big Data
12 27 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (6.15%) MongoDB
13 23 (5.24%) Hadoop
14 21 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (3.42%) HBase
17 14 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (3.19%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (6.61%) jMock
2 25 (5.69%) Jenkins
3 22 (5.01%) Subversion
3 22 (5.01%) JIRA
4 20 (4.56%) Git (software)
5 18 (4.10%) Maven
6 15 (3.42%) Eclipse
7 12 (2.73%) Ant
7 12 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (2.28%) JUnit
8 10 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (2.28%) ClearCase
9 7 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.37%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.14%) Gradle
11 5 (1.14%) Hudson
11 5 (1.14%) JBehave
11 5 (1.14%) Selenium
12 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
General
1 120 (27.33%) Finance
2 106 (24.15%) Banking
3 56 (12.76%) Investment Banking
4 31 (7.06%) Front Office
5 24 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.64%) Legal
7 15 (3.42%) Marketing
8 13 (2.96%) Financial Institution
9 12 (2.73%) Retail
10 4 (0.91%) Advertising
10 4 (0.91%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (41.69%) Developer
2 77 (17.54%) Analyst
3 64 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 40 (9.11%) Programmer
5 39 (8.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 35 (7.97%) DBA
6 35 (7.97%) Java Programmer
7 34 (7.74%) Architect
8 33 (7.52%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 23 (5.24%) Oracle DBA
9 23 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 21 (4.78%) Consultant
11 17 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
11 17 (3.87%) SQL Developer
12 16 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.42%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.42%) Data Analyst
13 15 (3.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (3.19%) C++ Developer
15 13 (2.96%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (13.21%) XML
2 54 (12.30%) HTML
3 39 (8.88%) .NET
4 38 (8.66%) Hibernate
5 36 (8.20%) Web Services
6 32 (7.29%) SOAP
7 31 (7.06%) JSON
8 26 (5.92%) J2EE
8 26 (5.92%) CSS
8 26 (5.92%) J2SE
9 22 (5.01%) Spring
10 21 (4.78%) Middleware
10 21 (4.78%) REST
11 14 (3.19%) STL
11 14 (3.19%) JSP
12 12 (2.73%) HTML5
13 11 (2.51%) RESTful
13 11 (2.51%) Akka
14 10 (2.28%) WPF
14 10 (2.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.74%) Derivative
3 28 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.78%) Equities
5 20 (4.56%) Clustering
5 20 (4.56%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.56%) Replication
6 19 (4.33%) Fixed Income
7 15 (3.42%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.28%) Market Risk
9 9 (2.05%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.82%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
11 7 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.59%) NHS
12 6 (1.37%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.37%) Credit Risk
13 5 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 156 (35.54%) Linux
2 132 (30.07%) UNIX
3 60 (13.67%) Windows
4 20 (4.56%) Solaris
5 10 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.05%) Android
7 8 (1.82%) CentOS
8 7 (1.59%) AIX
9 6 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.37%) FreeBSD
10 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.46%) HPUX
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (24.60%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.54%) SDLC
3 69 (15.72%) OO
4 65 (14.81%) TDD
5 57 (12.98%) Data Modelling
6 46 (10.48%) ETL
7 39 (8.88%) Multithreading
8 38 (8.66%) DevOps
8 38 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (7.52%) SOA
11 32 (7.29%) Open Source
12 31 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 30 (6.83%) Web Development
14 27 (6.15%) Pair Programming
15 26 (5.92%) OOD
15 26 (5.92%) Migration
15 26 (5.92%) BDD
15 26 (5.92%) Technical Analysis
16 25 (5.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 289 (65.83%) SQL
2 185 (42.14%) Java
3 84 (19.13%) Perl
4 71 (16.17%) Python
5 70 (15.95%) JavaScript
6 64 (14.58%) Shell Script
7 41 (9.34%) PL/SQL
8 33 (7.52%) T-SQL
9 29 (6.61%) C#
10 26 (5.92%) C++
10 26 (5.92%) Ruby
11 24 (5.47%) PowerShell
12 23 (5.24%) Korn
12 23 (5.24%) VBA
13 18 (4.10%) Scala
14 16 (3.64%) PHP
15 15 (3.42%) C
16 14 (3.19%) VB
17 13 (2.96%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (6.83%) Degree
2 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) CFA
5 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.23%) ISEB
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.10%) QA
2 9 (2.05%) SLA
3 6 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) Basel III
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (4.33%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.51%) HDFS
3 10 (2.28%) Apache Flume
4 7 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.46%) Docker
6 1 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.23%) LXC
6 1 (0.23%) Samba
6 1 (0.23%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 26 (5.92%) Puppet
2 16 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.73%) Data Guard
4 10 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (1.59%) Nagios
5 7 (1.59%) Oozie
6 6 (1.37%) Cobbler
6 6 (1.37%) WMI
7 4 (0.91%) Cacti
7 4 (0.91%) Control-M
8 3 (0.68%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.68%) collectd
8 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (0.68%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.46%) Ansible
9 2 (0.46%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 251 (57.18%) Oracle
2 52 (11.85%) Sybase
3 50 (11.39%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.78%) IBM
5 15 (3.42%) VMware
6 14 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.96%) Cognos
8 10 (2.28%) Adobe
9 9 (2.05%) Sun
9 9 (2.05%) TIBCO
9 9 (2.05%) Remedy
10 8 (1.82%) Splunk
11 7 (1.59%) SAP
11 7 (1.59%) Informatica
12 6 (1.37%) Tableau
13 5 (1.14%) NetApp
13 5 (1.14%) FatWire
13 5 (1.14%) Google
14 4 (0.91%) EMC
14 4 (0.91%) Siebel
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