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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 249 181 211
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +30
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 180 289 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 1.14% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 5.01% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 199 167
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£495 £485 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
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
5541 5771 5421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.79% 22.78% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3728 3985 3608
Average daily rate £445 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.80 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.16 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 -32 45 £475 -6.17% 30
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 379 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 242 (63.85%) Oracle
3 226 (59.63%) SQL
4 121 (31.93%) Linux
5 116 (30.61%) SQL Server
6 114 (30.08%) Finance
7 105 (27.70%) Java
8 104 (27.44%) Oracle Database
9 103 (27.18%) UNIX
10 88 (23.22%) Banking
11 71 (18.73%) Windows
12 69 (18.21%) JavaScript
13 65 (17.15%) Data Warehouse
14 64 (16.89%) XML
15 55 (14.51%) Data Modelling
15 55 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
16 53 (13.98%) ETL
17 52 (13.72%) HTML
18 50 (13.19%) Sybase
18 50 (13.19%) Shell Script
19 49 (12.93%) Perl
20 48 (12.66%) OO
20 48 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
20 48 (12.66%) Investment Banking
20 48 (12.66%) Degree
21 46 (12.14%) PL/SQL
22 43 (11.35%) Python
22 43 (11.35%) Oracle Database 11g
23 42 (11.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 42 (11.08%) Performance Tuning

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.69%) Apache
2 14 (3.69%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.37%) CMS
3 9 (2.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.11%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (1.06%) nginx
7 3 (0.79%) Confluence
7 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.53%) IIS
8 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.53%) SAS
8 2 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (8.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) SPSS
4 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.06%) Tridion
4 3 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.79%) Endur
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.53%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Global One
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.53%) GitHub
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.43%) HTTP
1 13 (3.43%) Internet
2 11 (2.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.90%) SAN
3 7 (1.85%) LDAP
4 5 (1.32%) SSL
4 5 (1.32%) Firewall
5 4 (1.06%) WAN
6 3 (0.79%) Intranet
6 3 (0.79%) LAN
7 2 (0.53%) DNS
7 2 (0.53%) AMQP
8 1 (0.26%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.26%) Extranet
8 1 (0.26%) X.509
8 1 (0.26%) SSH
8 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 116 (30.61%) SQL Server
3 104 (27.44%) Oracle Database
4 65 (17.15%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (11.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 42 (11.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 37 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 36 (9.50%) MySQL
9 32 (8.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 29 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 25 (6.60%) DB2
13 22 (5.80%) Sybase ASE
14 19 (5.01%) NoSQL
15 17 (4.49%) MongoDB
16 16 (4.22%) Oracle Database 12c
16 16 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (3.43%) Big Data
18 13 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 22 (5.80%) Subversion
2 20 (5.28%) Ant
3 18 (4.75%) Eclipse
4 16 (4.22%) Maven
5 15 (3.96%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.43%) JIRA
7 12 (3.17%) jMock
8 10 (2.64%) Selenium
9 8 (2.11%) JUnit
10 7 (1.85%) ERwin
10 7 (1.85%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.58%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.58%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.58%) ClearCase
11 6 (1.58%) Log4j
11 6 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 5 (1.32%) Toad
13 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.79%) Behat
General
1 114 (30.08%) Finance
2 88 (23.22%) Banking
3 48 (12.66%) Investment Banking
4 28 (7.39%) Retail
5 13 (3.43%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.64%) Games
7 9 (2.37%) Marketing
8 7 (1.85%) Front Office
9 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
11 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.53%) International Banking
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 148 (39.05%) Developer
2 58 (15.30%) DBA
3 54 (14.25%) Architect
4 42 (11.08%) Java Developer
5 36 (9.50%) Analyst
6 23 (6.07%) C++ Developer
6 23 (6.07%) Administrator
7 21 (5.54%) SQL DBA
8 19 (5.01%) Consultant
9 18 (4.75%) Data Architect
10 17 (4.49%) Sybase DBA
10 17 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
11 16 (4.22%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.17%) Business Analyst
12 12 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.17%) Agile Java Developer
13 11 (2.90%) Tester
14 10 (2.64%) UNIX Developer
15 9 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.37%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.89%) XML
2 52 (13.72%) HTML
3 36 (9.50%) .NET
3 36 (9.50%) Web Services
4 31 (8.18%) JDBC
5 28 (7.39%) JSP
5 28 (7.39%) Hibernate
6 27 (7.12%) CSS
7 22 (5.80%) JSON
8 21 (5.54%) Spring
8 21 (5.54%) Servlets
9 18 (4.75%) J2EE
9 18 (4.75%) XSLT
9 18 (4.75%) Ajax
10 16 (4.22%) JMS
10 16 (4.22%) ASP.NET
10 16 (4.22%) REST
11 15 (3.96%) SOAP
12 13 (3.43%) J2SE
13 12 (3.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.39%) Replication
2 19 (5.01%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.01%) Data Integration
3 17 (4.49%) Clustering
4 15 (3.96%) Open Source
5 13 (3.43%) Derivative
6 10 (2.64%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.11%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.85%) Online Games
10 6 (1.58%) Wiki
10 6 (1.58%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.58%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.58%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.58%) Web 2.0
11 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.32%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.32%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 121 (31.93%) Linux
2 103 (27.18%) UNIX
3 71 (18.73%) Windows
4 27 (7.12%) Solaris
5 17 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.11%) HPUX
8 6 (1.58%) AIX
9 4 (1.06%) Android
9 4 (1.06%) VMS
9 4 (1.06%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.51%) Data Modelling
1 55 (14.51%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (13.98%) ETL
3 48 (12.66%) OO
3 48 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (11.08%) Performance Tuning
5 38 (10.03%) TDD
6 34 (8.97%) Scrum
7 33 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (7.12%) SOA
9 25 (6.60%) Migration
10 24 (6.33%) Configuration Management
10 24 (6.33%) CRM
10 24 (6.33%) Unit Testing
10 24 (6.33%) Data Architecture
11 23 (6.07%) Content Management
12 21 (5.54%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.28%) ITIL
13 20 (5.28%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 226 (59.63%) SQL
2 105 (27.70%) Java
3 69 (18.21%) JavaScript
4 50 (13.19%) Shell Script
5 49 (12.93%) Perl
6 46 (12.14%) PL/SQL
7 43 (11.35%) Python
8 35 (9.23%) C#
9 29 (7.65%) C++
10 22 (5.80%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.75%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.64%) C
12 10 (2.64%) Ruby
13 9 (2.37%) PHP
13 9 (2.37%) VBScript
13 9 (2.37%) VBA
14 8 (2.11%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.85%) XPath
16 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
17 4 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (12.66%) Degree
2 12 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.58%) ISEB
6 5 (1.32%) MCSE
6 5 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
6 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.06%) MCITP
8 3 (0.79%) MCTS
8 3 (0.79%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.79%) MCSA
8 3 (0.79%) MCT
9 2 (0.53%) CCNA
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.53%) RHCE
9 2 (0.53%) MBA
10 1 (0.26%) OCPJP
10 1 (0.26%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.37%) QA
2 7 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.53%) Basel III
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) EMIR
4 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.26%) COREP
4 1 (0.26%) FINREP
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (10.29%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (4.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.32%) NDS
4 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.79%) HDFS
6 2 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 16 (4.22%) Data Guard
2 11 (2.90%) Puppet
3 10 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
6 6 (1.58%) Control-M
7 5 (1.32%) SCOM
8 4 (1.06%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.06%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.79%) Ansible
9 3 (0.79%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.53%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.26%) Salt
11 1 (0.26%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 242 (63.85%) Oracle
2 50 (13.19%) Sybase
3 39 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.75%) Business Objects
4 18 (4.75%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.49%) IBM
5 17 (4.49%) Cognos
6 10 (2.64%) JBoss
6 10 (2.64%) Hyperion
6 10 (2.64%) Netezza
7 9 (2.37%) Remedy
7 9 (2.37%) FatWire
7 9 (2.37%) HP
8 8 (2.11%) Teradata
8 8 (2.11%) Informatica
9 7 (1.85%) BMC
9 7 (1.85%) Sun
9 7 (1.85%) Cisco
10 6 (1.58%) Siebel
10 6 (1.58%) Murex
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