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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 215 158 172
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +14
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 220 338 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.36% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 5.79% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 256 215
Average daily rate
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£450 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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
5244 5833 5000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.98% 23.41% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3830 4093 3449
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 52
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.41 £18.00 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £46.23 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+26.36% -11.29%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -33 52 £405 -19.40% 18
Docklands, London +15 1 - - 1
Ealing - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 405 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 263 (64.94%) Oracle
3 244 (60.25%) SQL
4 145 (35.80%) Linux
5 137 (33.83%) Java
6 123 (30.37%) SQL Server
7 122 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (29.38%) Finance
9 114 (28.15%) Banking
10 98 (24.20%) Oracle Database
11 90 (22.22%) UNIX
12 87 (21.48%) JavaScript
13 70 (17.28%) Windows
14 65 (16.05%) Python
15 62 (15.31%) Investment Banking
16 59 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
17 58 (14.32%) HTML
17 58 (14.32%) Sybase
17 58 (14.32%) TDD
18 57 (14.07%) Scrum
19 55 (13.58%) OO
20 53 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
21 52 (12.84%) ETL
22 51 (12.59%) Data Modelling
22 51 (12.59%) Perl
23 49 (12.10%) MySQL
24 48 (11.85%) Shell Script
25 47 (11.60%) Hibernate
26 46 (11.36%) PL/SQL
27 44 (10.86%) Oracle Database 11g

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 32 (7.90%) Tomcat
2 18 (4.44%) JBoss
3 14 (3.46%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.46%) CMS
3 14 (3.46%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (3.21%) Apache
5 10 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 10 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 9 (2.22%) IIS
7 8 (1.98%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.48%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.74%) nginx
9 3 (0.74%) Confluence
9 3 (0.74%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.49%) Jetty
10 2 (0.49%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 23 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) MS Office
2 5 (1.23%) SPSS
3 4 (0.99%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.49%) Endur
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.25%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.25%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.20%) PaaS
2 11 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.98%) Heroku
3 8 (1.98%) Engine Yard
4 3 (0.74%) GitHub
4 3 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.95%) DNS
2 15 (3.70%) Firewall
3 13 (3.21%) HTTP
4 9 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.98%) SSL
6 7 (1.73%) LDAP
6 7 (1.73%) VLAN
7 6 (1.48%) SAN
7 6 (1.48%) Internet
8 4 (0.99%) LAN
8 4 (0.99%) WAN
9 3 (0.74%) SMTP
9 3 (0.74%) Broadband
9 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.74%) CTI
9 3 (0.74%) FTP
10 2 (0.49%) AMQP
10 2 (0.49%) Intranet
10 2 (0.49%) DHCP
11 1 (0.25%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 405 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 123 (30.37%) SQL Server
3 98 (24.20%) Oracle Database
4 59 (14.57%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (12.10%) MySQL
6 44 (10.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 40 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 34 (8.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (7.41%) DB2
11 29 (7.16%) Oracle Database 10g
12 24 (5.93%) NoSQL
13 21 (5.19%) Big Data
14 18 (4.44%) Sybase ASE
15 17 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (4.20%) QlikView
15 17 (4.20%) MongoDB
16 15 (3.70%) Hadoop
17 14 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 31 (7.65%) jMock
2 25 (6.17%) Maven
3 22 (5.43%) Subversion
4 19 (4.69%) Ant
5 18 (4.44%) JIRA
6 16 (3.95%) Selenium
6 16 (3.95%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.96%) ClearCase
8 9 (2.22%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.22%) SoapUI
9 8 (1.98%) JUnit
10 5 (1.23%) JBehave
10 5 (1.23%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.99%) Mockito
11 4 (0.99%) Toad
11 4 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.99%) NUnit
12 3 (0.74%) ERwin
General
1 119 (29.38%) Finance
2 114 (28.15%) Banking
3 62 (15.31%) Investment Banking
4 17 (4.20%) Retail
5 15 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.21%) Marketing
7 9 (2.22%) Front Office
8 7 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.73%) Games
9 4 (0.99%) Back Office
9 4 (0.99%) Advertising
10 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 2 (0.49%) Law
11 2 (0.49%) Legal
11 2 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.49%) International Banking
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 159 (39.26%) Developer
2 70 (17.28%) DBA
3 69 (17.04%) Java Developer
4 48 (11.85%) Analyst
5 42 (10.37%) Architect
6 32 (7.90%) SQL DBA
7 25 (6.17%) Oracle DBA
8 21 (5.19%) Agile Java Developer
9 18 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.20%) Administrator
11 15 (3.70%) Data Analyst
12 14 (3.46%) Sybase DBA
12 14 (3.46%) Business Analyst
12 14 (3.46%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (2.96%) Consultant
13 12 (2.96%) Oracle Developer
14 11 (2.72%) C++ Developer
14 11 (2.72%) SQL Developer
14 11 (2.72%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (14.32%) HTML
2 47 (11.60%) Hibernate
3 40 (9.88%) JSP
3 40 (9.88%) Web Services
4 38 (9.38%) .NET
5 36 (8.89%) XML
6 29 (7.16%) J2SE
7 28 (6.91%) Spring
8 25 (6.17%) JDBC
9 24 (5.93%) REST
10 23 (5.68%) SOAP
11 22 (5.43%) Servlets
12 21 (5.19%) CSS
13 17 (4.20%) JSON
14 15 (3.70%) jQuery
14 15 (3.70%) J2EE
15 14 (3.46%) Dojo
15 14 (3.46%) WebCenter
16 12 (2.96%) Ajax
16 12 (2.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.90%) Replication
3 27 (6.67%) Clustering
3 27 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.42%) Data Integration
5 16 (3.95%) Derivative
6 14 (3.46%) Client/Server
7 13 (3.21%) Fixed Income
8 11 (2.72%) User Experience
9 10 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.22%) Data Structures
10 9 (2.22%) Mainframe
10 9 (2.22%) Open Source
10 9 (2.22%) Wiki
11 8 (1.98%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.73%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.73%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.73%) Online Games
12 7 (1.73%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 145 (35.80%) Linux
2 90 (22.22%) UNIX
3 70 (17.28%) Windows
4 21 (5.19%) Solaris
5 16 (3.95%) AIX
6 15 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.98%) CentOS
9 7 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.48%) SUSE
11 5 (1.23%) VMS
11 5 (1.23%) OpenVMS
12 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.74%) Android
13 2 (0.49%) HPUX
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (14.32%) TDD
3 57 (14.07%) Scrum
4 55 (13.58%) OO
5 53 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (12.84%) ETL
7 51 (12.59%) Data Modelling
8 43 (10.62%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (9.88%) Configuration Management
9 40 (9.88%) Migration
9 40 (9.88%) Performance Tuning
10 36 (8.89%) DevOps
11 33 (8.15%) Web Development
12 31 (7.65%) Technical Analysis
13 30 (7.41%) User Stories
13 30 (7.41%) Pair Programming
13 30 (7.41%) OOD
13 30 (7.41%) CRM
14 29 (7.16%) E-Commerce
14 29 (7.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 244 (60.25%) SQL
2 137 (33.83%) Java
3 87 (21.48%) JavaScript
4 65 (16.05%) Python
5 51 (12.59%) Perl
6 48 (11.85%) Shell Script
7 46 (11.36%) PL/SQL
8 32 (7.90%) C#
9 30 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 23 (5.68%) C++
11 15 (3.70%) Ruby
12 14 (3.46%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.96%) Korn
14 10 (2.47%) PHP
15 9 (2.22%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.48%) VBA
17 5 (1.23%) Scala
17 5 (1.23%) VBScript
18 4 (0.99%) C
18 4 (0.99%) DCL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.37%) Degree
2 20 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 17 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.23%) MCSE
6 3 (0.74%) MCSA
6 3 (0.74%) MCT
6 3 (0.74%) MCTS
6 3 (0.74%) MCITP
7 2 (0.49%) Siebel Certification
7 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) ISEB
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.49%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.25%) OCP
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.93%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.49%) Basel III
4 1 (0.25%) EMIR
4 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.25%) COREP
4 1 (0.25%) FINREP
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 30 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.74%) HDFS
5 2 (0.49%) RHEV
5 2 (0.49%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) Docker
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.25%) Firmware
6 1 (0.25%) NDS
Systems Management
1 26 (6.42%) Puppet
2 17 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.21%) Data Guard
4 8 (1.98%) Cobbler
4 8 (1.98%) Nagios
5 7 (1.73%) collectd
6 5 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.49%) Control-M
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.49%) SCCM
8 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.49%) Ansible
9 1 (0.25%) Salt
9 1 (0.25%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 263 (64.94%) Oracle
2 58 (14.32%) Sybase
3 42 (10.37%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.68%) Cognos
5 21 (5.19%) Red Hat
6 20 (4.94%) IBM
7 18 (4.44%) Business Objects
7 18 (4.44%) VMware
8 14 (3.46%) FatWire
9 9 (2.22%) Informatica
10 8 (1.98%) HP
10 8 (1.98%) SAP
10 8 (1.98%) Siebel
10 8 (1.98%) Sun
11 6 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 6 (1.48%) Teradata
11 6 (1.48%) Netezza
12 5 (1.23%) GigaSpaces
12 5 (1.23%) Veritas
12 5 (1.23%) Perforce
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