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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 246 182 206
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +24
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 190 305 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.78% 1.21% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 5.30% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 213 182
Average daily rate
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£475 £484 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +5.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £662 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
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
5472 5755 5514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.34% 22.87% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3787 3990 3655
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 68
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.88 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 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 22 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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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 52 £450 -7.69% 26
Docklands, London +10 1 - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Teddington - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 373 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 255 (68.36%) Oracle
3 228 (61.13%) SQL
4 131 (35.12%) Linux
5 116 (31.10%) Finance
6 114 (30.56%) Java
7 108 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 107 (28.69%) Oracle Database
9 101 (27.08%) UNIX
9 101 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
10 98 (26.27%) Banking
11 80 (21.45%) Windows
12 79 (21.18%) JavaScript
13 65 (17.43%) XML
14 64 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
15 57 (15.28%) HTML
16 53 (14.21%) Sybase
16 53 (14.21%) ETL
16 53 (14.21%) Investment Banking
17 51 (13.67%) Perl
17 51 (13.67%) Shell Script
18 49 (13.14%) Degree
19 47 (12.60%) Oracle Database 11g
19 47 (12.60%) TDD
20 46 (12.33%) OO
20 46 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
21 44 (11.80%) Python
22 43 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
22 43 (11.53%) PL/SQL
23 42 (11.26%) MySQL

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 21 (5.63%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.56%) Apache
3 13 (3.49%) CMS
4 12 (3.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (2.95%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.41%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.14%) MQSeries
8 6 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.07%) nginx
10 3 (0.80%) Jetty
10 3 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
11 2 (0.54%) IIS
11 2 (0.54%) Confluence
12 1 (0.27%) Node.js
12 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 22 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.07%) MS Office
3 3 (0.80%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) SPSS
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Tridion
1 4 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.80%) Endur
2 3 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.27%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.27%) Agresso
4 1 (0.27%) Global One
4 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.80%) GitHub
2 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.75%) HTTP
2 13 (3.49%) Internet
3 10 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.68%) SAN
4 8 (2.14%) LDAP
5 5 (1.34%) WAN
6 4 (1.07%) LAN
7 3 (0.80%) SSL
7 3 (0.80%) Intranet
7 3 (0.80%) Firewall
8 2 (0.54%) AMQP
8 2 (0.54%) DNS
9 1 (0.27%) SSH
9 1 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.27%) Extranet
9 1 (0.27%) RTP
9 1 (0.27%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 373 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 108 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 107 (28.69%) Oracle Database
4 64 (17.16%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (12.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 42 (11.26%) MySQL
7 38 (10.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (8.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 32 (8.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (8.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (7.51%) DB2
11 27 (7.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (6.17%) Sybase ASE
13 20 (5.36%) NoSQL
14 18 (4.83%) Big Data
14 18 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (4.56%) MongoDB
16 16 (4.29%) Oracle Database 12c
17 15 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (3.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (6.17%) Subversion
2 21 (5.63%) Maven
2 21 (5.63%) Ant
3 17 (4.56%) jMock
4 16 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.29%) Eclipse
5 13 (3.49%) JIRA
6 10 (2.68%) Selenium
6 10 (2.68%) JUnit
7 8 (2.14%) ClearCase
7 8 (2.14%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.61%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.61%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.61%) Log4j
8 6 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.34%) Toad
10 4 (1.07%) ERwin
10 4 (1.07%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (1.07%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 116 (31.10%) Finance
2 98 (26.27%) Banking
3 53 (14.21%) Investment Banking
4 27 (7.24%) Retail
5 13 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.95%) Marketing
7 10 (2.68%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.14%) Front Office
8 8 (2.14%) Games
9 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.34%) Back Office
11 3 (0.80%) Advertising
12 2 (0.54%) Automotive
12 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.54%) International Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Billing
13 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
13 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 149 (39.95%) Developer
2 67 (17.96%) DBA
3 50 (13.40%) Java Developer
4 48 (12.87%) Architect
5 33 (8.85%) Analyst
6 26 (6.97%) Administrator
6 26 (6.97%) SQL DBA
7 20 (5.36%) C++ Developer
8 18 (4.83%) Oracle DBA
8 18 (4.83%) Sybase DBA
9 15 (4.02%) Consultant
9 15 (4.02%) Agile Java Developer
10 13 (3.49%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.22%) Data Architect
11 12 (3.22%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (2.95%) Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (2.95%) Tester
13 10 (2.68%) SQL Server DBA
14 9 (2.41%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.43%) XML
2 57 (15.28%) HTML
3 38 (10.19%) .NET
3 38 (10.19%) Web Services
4 33 (8.85%) JDBC
4 33 (8.85%) JSP
5 29 (7.77%) Hibernate
6 27 (7.24%) CSS
7 23 (6.17%) Servlets
7 23 (6.17%) Spring
7 23 (6.17%) JSON
8 19 (5.09%) REST
9 18 (4.83%) Ajax
9 18 (4.83%) J2EE
10 17 (4.56%) SOAP
10 17 (4.56%) XSLT
10 17 (4.56%) JMS
11 16 (4.29%) J2SE
11 16 (4.29%) ASP.NET
12 14 (3.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.04%) Replication
3 18 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.83%) Data Integration
4 17 (4.56%) Clustering
5 13 (3.49%) Open Source
5 13 (3.49%) User Experience
6 12 (3.22%) Derivative
6 12 (3.22%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.68%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.88%) Wiki
9 7 (1.88%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.88%) Online Games
10 6 (1.61%) Web 2.0
10 6 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.61%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.34%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 131 (35.12%) Linux
2 101 (27.08%) UNIX
3 80 (21.45%) Windows
4 29 (7.77%) Solaris
5 18 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.41%) AIX
6 9 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.61%) HPUX
7 6 (1.61%) Android
8 4 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.07%) VMS
8 4 (1.07%) OpenVMS
9 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (14.21%) ETL
3 47 (12.60%) TDD
4 46 (12.33%) OO
4 46 (12.33%) Performance Tuning
5 43 (11.53%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (11.26%) Data Modelling
7 37 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (9.38%) Scrum
9 31 (8.31%) Configuration Management
10 30 (8.04%) SOA
10 30 (8.04%) Content Management
11 26 (6.97%) Unit Testing
12 25 (6.70%) E-Commerce
13 22 (5.90%) ITIL
14 21 (5.63%) Data Architecture
15 19 (5.09%) Workflow
16 18 (4.83%) CRM
16 18 (4.83%) OOD
16 18 (4.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 228 (61.13%) SQL
2 114 (30.56%) Java
3 79 (21.18%) JavaScript
4 51 (13.67%) Perl
4 51 (13.67%) Shell Script
5 44 (11.80%) Python
6 43 (11.53%) PL/SQL
7 39 (10.46%) C#
8 32 (8.58%) C++
9 22 (5.90%) PowerShell
10 19 (5.09%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.95%) PHP
12 9 (2.41%) C
13 8 (2.14%) VBScript
14 7 (1.88%) XPath
14 7 (1.88%) Ruby
14 7 (1.88%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.07%) DCL
17 3 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 49 (13.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.61%) ISEB
5 5 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (1.34%) MCSE
5 5 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.07%) MCITP
7 3 (0.80%) MCSA
7 3 (0.80%) MCT
7 3 (0.80%) MCTS
7 3 (0.80%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.54%) CCNA
8 2 (0.54%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.27%) RHCE
9 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.27%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.95%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.54%) Basel III
4 1 (0.27%) EMIR
4 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.27%) COREP
4 1 (0.27%) FINREP
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (10.99%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (5.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.34%) NDS
4 3 (0.80%) HDFS
5 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.27%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.27%) KVM
6 1 (0.27%) Docker
6 1 (0.27%) RHEV
6 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.29%) Data Guard
2 10 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.61%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (1.61%) Puppet
5 5 (1.34%) Control-M
6 4 (1.07%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.07%) SCOM
6 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.80%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.80%) Ansible
7 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.54%) TIBCO Hawk
9 1 (0.27%) CA LISA
9 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 255 (68.36%) Oracle
2 53 (14.21%) Sybase
3 36 (9.65%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.09%) Red Hat
5 18 (4.83%) IBM
6 16 (4.29%) Cognos
7 13 (3.49%) FatWire
8 12 (3.22%) Business Objects
9 11 (2.95%) HP
10 10 (2.68%) Informatica
11 9 (2.41%) Netezza
12 8 (2.14%) Remedy
12 8 (2.14%) Sun
12 8 (2.14%) JBoss
13 7 (1.88%) Cisco
13 7 (1.88%) Interwoven
13 7 (1.88%) Teradata
13 7 (1.88%) Veritas
14 6 (1.61%) BMC
14 6 (1.61%) VMware
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