The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 231 181 224
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +43
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 185 259 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 1.09% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.59% 4.88% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 171 154
Average daily rate
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£450 £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £335 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +10.29%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5157 5302 5186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.63% 22.23% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3545 3601 3438
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 62 52
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.83 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.77% -4.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.30 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £51.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
RDBMS
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 -2 46 £475 -9.52% 34
Docklands, London - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 414 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 261 (63.04%) Oracle
3 222 (53.62%) SQL
4 143 (34.54%) Java
5 120 (28.99%) Oracle Database
6 119 (28.74%) UNIX
7 115 (27.78%) Finance
8 112 (27.05%) Linux
9 108 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 90 (21.74%) Banking
11 82 (19.81%) Perl
12 71 (17.15%) XML
13 66 (15.94%) JavaScript
14 65 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
15 62 (14.98%) HTML
15 62 (14.98%) Windows
16 61 (14.73%) Python
17 60 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
18 55 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
19 53 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
19 53 (12.80%) ETL
20 52 (12.56%) OO
21 51 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
22 50 (12.08%) PL/SQL
23 49 (11.84%) Data Modelling
24 48 (11.59%) Sybase
24 48 (11.59%) Investment Banking
24 48 (11.59%) Degree
25 47 (11.35%) TDD
26 46 (11.11%) Shell Script

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (4.11%) Apache
2 16 (3.86%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.14%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.90%) CMS
4 12 (2.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 11 (2.66%) MQSeries
6 9 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.93%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.21%) IIS
8 5 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (0.97%) nginx
9 4 (0.97%) GemFire
9 4 (0.97%) SAS
10 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.72%) Confluence
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.48%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 26 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.93%) Tridion
2 6 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.48%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.48%) Global One
6 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.24%) Endur
6 1 (0.24%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) PaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.62%) Internet
2 11 (2.66%) HTTP
3 10 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.42%) SAN
4 7 (1.69%) SSL
5 5 (1.21%) Firewall
6 3 (0.72%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.72%) tcpdump
6 3 (0.72%) Intranet
6 3 (0.72%) LDAP
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
8 1 (0.24%) WAN
8 1 (0.24%) Extranet
8 1 (0.24%) X.509
8 1 (0.24%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 120 (28.99%) Oracle Database
3 108 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 65 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (8.45%) NoSQL
7 33 (7.97%) MySQL
8 32 (7.73%) DB2
8 32 (7.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 31 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 28 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (4.59%) Sybase ASE
13 18 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (4.11%) MongoDB
15 14 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
15 14 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (3.38%) BusinessObjects XI
16 13 (3.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 13 (3.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (7.73%) Subversion
2 23 (5.56%) Maven
3 20 (4.83%) Ant
4 19 (4.59%) Eclipse
5 18 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.90%) Selenium
7 11 (2.66%) JUnit
8 9 (2.17%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 9 (2.17%) JIRA
9 8 (1.93%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.93%) Log4j
10 7 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.69%) ClearCase
11 6 (1.45%) ERwin
11 6 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.45%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (1.21%) jMock
12 5 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 115 (27.78%) Finance
2 90 (21.74%) Banking
3 48 (11.59%) Investment Banking
4 32 (7.73%) Retail
5 12 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.17%) Games
7 9 (2.17%) Marketing
8 8 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.69%) Front Office
10 5 (1.21%) Back Office
11 3 (0.72%) Billing
12 2 (0.48%) International Banking
13 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 189 (45.65%) Developer
2 57 (13.77%) Java Developer
3 53 (12.80%) DBA
4 40 (9.66%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.42%) Analyst
6 37 (8.94%) Architect
7 26 (6.28%) C++ Developer
8 22 (5.31%) Administrator
9 19 (4.59%) Oracle DBA
9 19 (4.59%) Consultant
9 19 (4.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (4.35%) Scala Developer
11 17 (4.11%) Business Analyst
12 16 (3.86%) Data Architect
13 15 (3.62%) Oracle Developer
14 14 (3.38%) Sybase DBA
14 14 (3.38%) SQL DBA
15 12 (2.90%) Tester
15 12 (2.90%) UNIX Developer
16 11 (2.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (17.15%) XML
2 62 (14.98%) HTML
3 44 (10.63%) Spring
4 41 (9.90%) Web Services
5 40 (9.66%) JDBC
6 39 (9.42%) Hibernate
7 34 (8.21%) .NET
8 33 (7.97%) CSS
9 31 (7.49%) JSP
10 27 (6.52%) J2EE
11 26 (6.28%) Ajax
12 24 (5.80%) Servlets
12 24 (5.80%) XSLT
13 22 (5.31%) JMS
14 20 (4.83%) JSON
15 19 (4.59%) Java EE
16 18 (4.35%) JPA
16 18 (4.35%) SOAP
17 15 (3.62%) STL
18 14 (3.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.49%) Open Source
2 26 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.07%) Replication
3 21 (5.07%) Derivative
4 18 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 18 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.38%) Clustering
7 8 (1.93%) Web 2.0
7 8 (1.93%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.69%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.45%) Online Games
9 6 (1.45%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.21%) Data Conversion
10 5 (1.21%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.21%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.21%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 119 (28.74%) UNIX
2 112 (27.05%) Linux
3 62 (14.98%) Windows
4 29 (7.00%) Solaris
5 16 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.66%) HPUX
7 6 (1.45%) AIX
7 6 (1.45%) Android
8 4 (0.97%) VMS
8 4 (0.97%) OpenVMS
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
2 55 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (12.80%) ETL
3 53 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (12.56%) OO
5 51 (12.32%) Performance Tuning
6 49 (11.84%) Data Modelling
7 47 (11.35%) TDD
8 44 (10.63%) Unit Testing
9 41 (9.90%) Scrum
10 29 (7.00%) SOA
11 27 (6.52%) Content Management
12 25 (6.04%) ITIL
13 24 (5.80%) UML
13 24 (5.80%) Configuration Management
13 24 (5.80%) Migration
14 23 (5.56%) Data Analysis
15 21 (5.07%) Project Management
15 21 (5.07%) E-Commerce
15 21 (5.07%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 222 (53.62%) SQL
2 143 (34.54%) Java
3 82 (19.81%) Perl
4 66 (15.94%) JavaScript
5 61 (14.73%) Python
6 50 (12.08%) PL/SQL
7 46 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 33 (7.97%) C++
9 32 (7.73%) C#
10 26 (6.28%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.35%) Scala
11 18 (4.35%) Ruby
12 12 (2.90%) C
12 12 (2.90%) PHP
13 11 (2.66%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.42%) Bash Shell
15 9 (2.17%) XPath
16 8 (1.93%) VBScript
17 6 (1.45%) VBA
18 4 (0.97%) DCL
Qualifications
1 48 (11.59%) Degree
2 16 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.69%) ISEB
5 5 (1.21%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.72%) MCITP
6 3 (0.72%) MBA
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.48%) MCSE
7 2 (0.48%) CCNA
7 2 (0.48%) RHCE
8 1 (0.24%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ACCA
8 1 (0.24%) CIMA
8 1 (0.24%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.24%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.62%) SLA
2 7 (1.69%) QA
3 3 (0.72%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) HL7
4 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (8.21%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (3.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.21%) NDS
4 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.48%) KVM
5 2 (0.48%) RHEV
5 2 (0.48%) HDFS
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
6 1 (0.24%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 13 (3.14%) Data Guard
1 13 (3.14%) Puppet
2 10 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.93%) BMC PATROL
4 7 (1.69%) Control-M
5 6 (1.45%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.21%) SCOM
7 3 (0.72%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.72%) Ansible
8 2 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.48%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Salt
9 1 (0.24%) Oozie
9 1 (0.24%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 261 (63.04%) Oracle
2 48 (11.59%) Sybase
3 36 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 20 (4.83%) IBM
4 20 (4.83%) Business Objects
5 16 (3.86%) JBoss
5 16 (3.86%) Cognos
5 16 (3.86%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.38%) Informatica
6 14 (3.38%) GigaSpaces
7 12 (2.90%) Splunk
7 12 (2.90%) Hyperion
7 12 (2.90%) FatWire
8 10 (2.42%) Teradata
8 10 (2.42%) HP
9 9 (2.17%) Remedy
10 8 (1.93%) ATG
10 8 (1.93%) Interwoven
10 8 (1.93%) BMC
10 8 (1.93%) Blue Martini
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £350 per day Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago