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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 248 185 209
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +24
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 177 283 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 4.98% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 195 168
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£495 £484 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £332 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £690 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
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
5450 5678 5415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.73% 22.70% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3655 3915 3603
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
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 37 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 £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -23 46 £475 -7.31% 22
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 380 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 243 (63.95%) Oracle
3 226 (59.47%) SQL
4 121 (31.84%) Linux
5 117 (30.79%) SQL Server
6 113 (29.74%) Finance
7 107 (28.16%) Oracle Database
8 105 (27.63%) UNIX
9 102 (26.84%) Java
10 89 (23.42%) Banking
11 72 (18.95%) Windows
12 66 (17.37%) JavaScript
12 66 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (16.84%) XML
14 58 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (14.74%) Data Modelling
16 54 (14.21%) ETL
17 51 (13.42%) Shell Script
17 51 (13.42%) HTML
18 50 (13.16%) Perl
18 50 (13.16%) Sybase
19 49 (12.89%) PL/SQL
20 48 (12.63%) Degree
21 47 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (12.37%) Investment Banking
22 45 (11.84%) OO
23 44 (11.58%) Oracle Database 11g
24 43 (11.32%) Python
25 41 (10.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 41 (10.79%) Performance Tuning

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.68%) Apache
3 12 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.37%) CMS
4 9 (2.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (2.37%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.11%) MQSeries
6 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (1.05%) nginx
8 3 (0.79%) Confluence
8 3 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.79%) SAS
8 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (8.42%) 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 (1.05%) 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 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.42%) Internet
2 12 (3.16%) HTTP
3 11 (2.89%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.89%) SAN
4 7 (1.84%) LDAP
5 5 (1.32%) SSL
5 5 (1.32%) Firewall
6 4 (1.05%) WAN
7 3 (0.79%) Intranet
7 3 (0.79%) LAN
8 2 (0.53%) DNS
8 2 (0.53%) AMQP
9 1 (0.26%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.26%) Extranet
9 1 (0.26%) X.509
9 1 (0.26%) SSH
9 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 117 (30.79%) SQL Server
3 107 (28.16%) Oracle Database
4 66 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (11.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 41 (10.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (9.47%) MySQL
8 32 (8.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (6.58%) DB2
12 21 (5.53%) Sybase ASE
13 20 (5.26%) NoSQL
14 18 (4.74%) MongoDB
15 16 (4.21%) Oracle Database 12c
16 15 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (3.68%) BusinessObjects XI
17 14 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (3.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (5.53%) Subversion
2 19 (5.00%) Ant
3 17 (4.47%) Eclipse
4 16 (4.21%) Maven
5 14 (3.68%) Git (software)
6 12 (3.16%) JIRA
7 11 (2.89%) jMock
8 9 (2.37%) Selenium
9 8 (2.11%) JUnit
10 7 (1.84%) ERwin
10 7 (1.84%) 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 (1.05%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.79%) Behat
General
1 113 (29.74%) Finance
2 89 (23.42%) Banking
3 47 (12.37%) Investment Banking
4 28 (7.37%) Retail
5 13 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.63%) Games
7 9 (2.37%) Marketing
8 7 (1.84%) 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
1 144 (37.89%) Developer
2 58 (15.26%) DBA
3 54 (14.21%) Architect
4 38 (10.00%) Analyst
4 38 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 24 (6.32%) Administrator
6 23 (6.05%) C++ Developer
7 20 (5.26%) SQL DBA
7 20 (5.26%) Consultant
8 18 (4.74%) Data Architect
8 18 (4.74%) Oracle DBA
9 16 (4.21%) Sybase DBA
10 15 (3.95%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.16%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.16%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (2.89%) Tester
12 11 (2.89%) Agile Java Developer
13 10 (2.63%) UNIX Developer
14 9 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.37%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (16.84%) XML
2 51 (13.42%) HTML
3 37 (9.74%) Web Services
4 36 (9.47%) .NET
5 31 (8.16%) JDBC
6 28 (7.37%) JSP
6 28 (7.37%) Hibernate
7 26 (6.84%) CSS
8 21 (5.53%) Servlets
8 21 (5.53%) JSON
9 20 (5.26%) Spring
10 18 (4.74%) J2EE
10 18 (4.74%) XSLT
11 17 (4.47%) JMS
11 17 (4.47%) Ajax
12 16 (4.21%) ASP.NET
13 15 (3.95%) REST
14 14 (3.68%) SOAP
15 12 (3.16%) STL
15 12 (3.16%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.11%) Replication
2 20 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 17 (4.47%) Clustering
5 16 (4.21%) Open Source
6 13 (3.42%) Derivative
7 10 (2.63%) Fixed Income
7 10 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.11%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.84%) Online Games
9 7 (1.84%) 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
10 6 (1.58%) Wiki
11 5 (1.32%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.32%) Grid Computing
11 5 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 121 (31.84%) Linux
2 105 (27.63%) UNIX
3 72 (18.95%) Windows
4 27 (7.11%) Solaris
5 16 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.11%) HPUX
8 6 (1.58%) AIX
9 4 (1.05%) Android
9 4 (1.05%) VMS
9 4 (1.05%) OpenVMS
10 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.26%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (14.74%) Data Modelling
3 54 (14.21%) ETL
4 47 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (11.84%) OO
6 41 (10.79%) Performance Tuning
7 35 (9.21%) TDD
8 32 (8.42%) Scrum
8 32 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (7.11%) SOA
10 25 (6.58%) Migration
11 24 (6.32%) CRM
11 24 (6.32%) Unit Testing
11 24 (6.32%) Data Architecture
12 23 (6.05%) Configuration Management
12 23 (6.05%) Content Management
13 21 (5.53%) E-Commerce
14 20 (5.26%) ITIL
14 20 (5.26%) Validation
15 19 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 226 (59.47%) SQL
2 102 (26.84%) Java
3 66 (17.37%) JavaScript
4 51 (13.42%) Shell Script
5 50 (13.16%) Perl
6 49 (12.89%) PL/SQL
7 43 (11.32%) Python
8 35 (9.21%) C#
9 29 (7.63%) C++
10 23 (6.05%) PowerShell
11 18 (4.74%) T-SQL
12 10 (2.63%) C
13 9 (2.37%) PHP
13 9 (2.37%) VBScript
13 9 (2.37%) VBA
13 9 (2.37%) Ruby
14 7 (1.84%) XPath
14 7 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.32%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.05%) DCL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.63%) Degree
2 12 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.89%) 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 (1.05%) 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 8 (2.11%) SLA
1 8 (2.11%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.53%) Basel III
3 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) EMIR
3 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.26%) COREP
3 1 (0.26%) FINREP
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (4.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.32%) NDS
4 4 (1.05%) 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 (4.21%) Data Guard
2 11 (2.89%) Puppet
3 10 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.84%) BMC PATROL
6 6 (1.58%) Control-M
7 5 (1.32%) SCOM
8 4 (1.05%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.05%) 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
1 243 (63.95%) Oracle
2 50 (13.16%) Sybase
3 39 (10.26%) Microsoft
4 20 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 17 (4.47%) Cognos
5 17 (4.47%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.47%) IBM
6 12 (3.16%) Hyperion
7 10 (2.63%) Netezza
8 9 (2.37%) Remedy
8 9 (2.37%) FatWire
8 9 (2.37%) JBoss
8 9 (2.37%) HP
9 8 (2.11%) Teradata
9 8 (2.11%) Informatica
10 7 (1.84%) BMC
10 7 (1.84%) Sun
10 7 (1.84%) Cisco
11 6 (1.58%) Siebel
11 6 (1.58%) Murex
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