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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 201 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 225 217 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.90% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.32% 3.97% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 147 142
Average daily rate
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£473 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £95.50 £19.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +380.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -1.35%
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
5214 5469 4777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.32% 22.65% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3650 3843 3347
Average daily rate £450 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 25 28
Average hourly rate £27.32 £31.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.88% +33.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £22.40 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £73.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 -6 55 £500 - 19
Uxbridge - 3 £375 -
Docklands, London +7 2 £486 +8.05%
Ealing - 2 £368 - 2
Osterley - 1 £320 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 472 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 278 (58.90%) SQL
3 255 (54.03%) Java
4 236 (50.00%) Oracle
5 166 (35.17%) Linux
6 137 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (27.33%) UNIX
8 123 (26.06%) OO
9 103 (21.82%) Finance
10 102 (21.61%) Banking
11 94 (19.92%) Data Modelling
12 90 (19.07%) SQL Server
13 88 (18.64%) Oracle Database
14 82 (17.37%) JavaScript
15 79 (16.74%) HTML
15 79 (16.74%) XML
15 79 (16.74%) TDD
16 77 (16.31%) MySQL
17 76 (16.10%) Hibernate
18 75 (15.89%) Python
19 70 (14.83%) NoSQL
20 65 (13.77%) MongoDB
21 62 (13.14%) Investment Banking
21 62 (13.14%) DevOps
22 61 (12.92%) Puppet
22 61 (12.92%) Web Services
23 59 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
24 58 (12.29%) Computer Science
24 58 (12.29%) PL/SQL
24 58 (12.29%) Shell Script

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 36 (7.63%) Tomcat
2 25 (5.30%) WebLogic
3 20 (4.24%) Apache
4 18 (3.81%) JBoss
5 16 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 15 (3.18%) Cloud Foundry
6 15 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.54%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (1.48%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.48%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.48%) CMS
9 7 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.06%) SAS
10 5 (1.06%) IIS
10 5 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.06%) Jetty
11 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.85%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 27 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.12%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) SPSS
3 4 (0.85%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.64%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.21%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.60%) Heroku
3 15 (3.18%) Engine Yard
4 14 (2.97%) PaaS
5 3 (0.64%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.38%) TCP/IP
1 49 (10.38%) DNS
2 42 (8.90%) HTTP
3 34 (7.20%) SSL
4 22 (4.66%) Firewall
4 22 (4.66%) DHCP
4 22 (4.66%) FTP
5 21 (4.45%) IPsec
6 19 (4.03%) VLAN
7 16 (3.39%) Internet
8 9 (1.91%) SAN
9 5 (1.06%) HTTPS
9 5 (1.06%) LDAP
10 4 (0.85%) SNMP
11 3 (0.64%) Intranet
12 1 (0.21%) NAS
12 1 (0.21%) VPN
12 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 472 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 90 (19.07%) SQL Server
3 88 (18.64%) Oracle Database
4 77 (16.31%) MySQL
5 70 (14.83%) NoSQL
6 65 (13.77%) MongoDB
7 55 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (8.05%) Big Data
9 37 (7.84%) Hadoop
10 29 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (5.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 26 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 25 (5.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 24 (5.08%) Apache Hive
15 21 (4.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (4.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (3.81%) DB2
17 16 (3.39%) HBase
17 16 (3.39%) Impala
18 15 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (9.96%) Jenkins
2 42 (8.90%) jMock
3 37 (7.84%) Subversion
4 26 (5.51%) Maven
5 25 (5.30%) JUnit
6 18 (3.81%) Toad
6 18 (3.81%) Eclipse
7 17 (3.60%) JIRA
8 16 (3.39%) Git (software)
9 14 (2.97%) ClearCase
10 13 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (2.12%) Ant
11 10 (2.12%) Mockito
12 9 (1.91%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.91%) ClearQuest
13 8 (1.69%) Artifactory
14 7 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
15 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.27%) TeamCity
16 5 (1.06%) Hamcrest
General
1 103 (21.82%) Finance
2 102 (21.61%) Banking
3 62 (13.14%) Investment Banking
4 34 (7.20%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.54%) Retail
5 12 (2.54%) Legal
6 11 (2.33%) Marketing
7 9 (1.91%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.91%) Front Office
8 4 (0.85%) Billing
8 4 (0.85%) Games
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (49.79%) Developer
2 119 (25.21%) Java Developer
3 65 (13.77%) Analyst
4 37 (7.84%) Programmer
5 35 (7.42%) Analyst Programmer
5 35 (7.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 34 (7.20%) Java Programmer
7 30 (6.36%) Architect
7 30 (6.36%) DBA
8 26 (5.51%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 26 (5.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 21 (4.45%) Lead Developer
9 21 (4.45%) Oracle Developer
10 18 (3.81%) Oracle DBA
11 15 (3.18%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.18%) Consultant
11 15 (3.18%) Lead Java Developer
12 14 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (2.54%) Business Analyst
13 12 (2.54%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (16.74%) HTML
1 79 (16.74%) XML
2 76 (16.10%) Hibernate
3 61 (12.92%) Web Services
4 53 (11.23%) JSP
5 43 (9.11%) .NET
6 41 (8.69%) Spring
7 38 (8.05%) J2EE
7 38 (8.05%) Servlets
8 34 (7.20%) J2SE
9 31 (6.57%) Struts
10 28 (5.93%) RESTful
11 26 (5.51%) jQuery
11 26 (5.51%) JSON
12 22 (4.66%) HTML5
13 21 (4.45%) MCollective
14 19 (4.03%) CSS
15 18 (3.81%) REST
15 18 (3.81%) JAX-RS
15 18 (3.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.29%) Computer Science
2 50 (10.59%) Derivative
3 36 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (7.42%) Open Source
5 33 (6.99%) Clustering
6 21 (4.45%) Device Driver
6 21 (4.45%) Mathematics
7 17 (3.60%) Replication
8 16 (3.39%) Fixed Income
8 16 (3.39%) Data Integration
9 15 (3.18%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.33%) Market Risk
10 11 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.91%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
14 7 (1.48%) Credit Risk
14 7 (1.48%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 166 (35.17%) Linux
2 129 (27.33%) UNIX
3 39 (8.26%) Windows
4 21 (4.45%) Ubuntu
4 21 (4.45%) CentOS
5 11 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.48%) Solaris
6 7 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.06%) Android
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.06%) AIX
8 4 (0.85%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE
10 2 (0.42%) VMS
10 2 (0.42%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.42%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (26.06%) OO
3 94 (19.92%) Data Modelling
4 79 (16.74%) TDD
5 62 (13.14%) DevOps
6 59 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (8.90%) Web Development
9 39 (8.26%) ETL
10 37 (7.84%) Configuration Management
11 36 (7.63%) SOA
11 36 (7.63%) Pair Programming
11 36 (7.63%) Scrum
12 35 (7.42%) OOD
12 35 (7.42%) User Stories
13 34 (7.20%) Technical Analysis
14 32 (6.78%) Multithreading
15 30 (6.36%) BDD
15 30 (6.36%) OOP
16 29 (6.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (58.90%) SQL
2 255 (54.03%) Java
3 82 (17.37%) JavaScript
4 75 (15.89%) Python
5 58 (12.29%) Shell Script
5 58 (12.29%) PL/SQL
6 51 (10.81%) Perl
7 42 (8.90%) C#
8 36 (7.63%) Ruby
9 30 (6.36%) Korn
10 24 (5.08%) Bash Shell
11 23 (4.87%) C++
12 22 (4.66%) T-SQL
13 20 (4.24%) PHP
14 19 (4.03%) VBA
15 18 (3.81%) Scala
16 15 (3.18%) VB
17 13 (2.75%) C
18 7 (1.48%) Groovy
19 5 (1.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (9.75%) Degree
2 31 (6.57%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.91%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (1.91%) Sun Certification
4 9 (1.91%) OCPJP
5 6 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.21%) MCSE
7 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.47%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.64%) Basel III
5 2 (0.42%) SLA
5 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (4.03%) HDFS
2 15 (3.18%) Apache Flume
3 11 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.27%) Docker
5 5 (1.06%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.42%) RHEV
7 2 (0.42%) KVM
8 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 61 (12.92%) Puppet
2 35 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (4.45%) Cobbler
4 15 (3.18%) Nagios
5 13 (2.75%) collectd
6 12 (2.54%) Oozie
7 9 (1.91%) Data Guard
8 8 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (0.64%) Ansible
11 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.42%) WMI
11 2 (0.42%) SCCM
12 1 (0.21%) Control-M
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Salt
12 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 236 (50.00%) Oracle
2 38 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.42%) Red Hat
4 27 (5.72%) Sybase
4 27 (5.72%) VMware
5 23 (4.87%) IBM
6 21 (4.45%) Cognos
7 15 (3.18%) Business Objects
8 10 (2.12%) SAP
8 10 (2.12%) Akamai
9 8 (1.69%) Tableau
10 5 (1.06%) HP
10 5 (1.06%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.06%) NetApp
11 4 (0.85%) Sun
11 4 (0.85%) Splunk
12 3 (0.64%) Informatica
12 3 (0.64%) FatWire
12 3 (0.64%) Remedy
12 3 (0.64%) ILOG
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £1000.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 27 days ago