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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 204 201 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 225 228 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.02% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 4.57% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 155 132
Average daily rate
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£499 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £95.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +377.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £24.69 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+86.71% -33.28%
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
4948 4993 4658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.14% 22.29% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3458 3479 3280
Average daily rate £450 £425 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 24
Average hourly rate £22.83 £37.55 £25.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +46.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £24.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £72.25 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -2 66 £500 - 19
Docklands, London +7 2 £486 +8.05%
Osterley - 1 £320 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Ealing - - - - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 484 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 281 (58.06%) SQL
3 249 (51.45%) Java
4 237 (48.97%) Oracle
5 162 (33.47%) Linux
6 130 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (25.62%) UNIX
8 118 (24.38%) OO
9 109 (22.52%) Finance
10 105 (21.69%) Banking
11 104 (21.49%) SQL Server
12 96 (19.83%) Data Modelling
13 84 (17.36%) Oracle Database
14 83 (17.15%) JavaScript
14 83 (17.15%) HTML
15 82 (16.94%) MySQL
16 79 (16.32%) Python
17 71 (14.67%) Hibernate
17 71 (14.67%) DevOps
18 70 (14.46%) XML
19 69 (14.26%) TDD
19 69 (14.26%) Puppet
20 67 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
21 64 (13.22%) NoSQL
22 63 (13.02%) MongoDB
23 61 (12.60%) Investment Banking
24 59 (12.19%) Web Services
24 59 (12.19%) Perl
25 57 (11.78%) JSP
25 57 (11.78%) Shell Script

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 26 (5.37%) WebLogic
3 21 (4.34%) JBoss
4 19 (3.93%) Apache
5 16 (3.31%) OpenStack
6 15 (3.10%) Cloud Foundry
7 13 (2.69%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.48%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.65%) IIS
11 7 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
12 6 (1.24%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.03%) Apache Pig
13 5 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.03%) Jetty
13 5 (1.03%) CMS
14 4 (0.83%) SAS
14 4 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.62%) nginx
15 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 25 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.07%) MS Office
3 6 (1.24%) SPSS
4 4 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.62%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.13%) PaaS
2 19 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.10%) Heroku
3 15 (3.10%) Engine Yard
4 3 (0.62%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.95%) DNS
2 46 (9.50%) TCP/IP
3 40 (8.26%) HTTP
4 37 (7.64%) SSL
5 25 (5.17%) FTP
5 25 (5.17%) Firewall
6 23 (4.75%) DHCP
7 21 (4.34%) IPsec
8 19 (3.93%) VLAN
9 13 (2.69%) Internet
10 7 (1.45%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.45%) SAN
11 5 (1.03%) LDAP
12 3 (0.62%) Broadband
12 3 (0.62%) SMTP
12 3 (0.62%) SNMP
12 3 (0.62%) CTI
12 3 (0.62%) Intranet
13 1 (0.21%) VPN
13 1 (0.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 484 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 104 (21.49%) SQL Server
3 84 (17.36%) Oracle Database
4 82 (16.94%) MySQL
5 64 (13.22%) NoSQL
6 63 (13.02%) MongoDB
7 55 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
8 37 (7.64%) Big Data
9 35 (7.23%) Hadoop
10 31 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (5.58%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (5.58%) DB2
12 27 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (4.34%) Apache Hive
16 17 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (2.89%) Impala
17 14 (2.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (9.50%) Jenkins
2 39 (8.06%) jMock
3 36 (7.44%) Subversion
4 32 (6.61%) Maven
5 27 (5.58%) JUnit
6 20 (4.13%) JIRA
7 19 (3.93%) Toad
8 18 (3.72%) ClearCase
9 17 (3.51%) Eclipse
10 15 (3.10%) Ant
10 15 (3.10%) Git (software)
11 11 (2.27%) Mockito
12 9 (1.86%) Selenium
12 9 (1.86%) ClearQuest
12 9 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (1.65%) Artifactory
14 7 (1.45%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.03%) SoapUI
16 5 (1.03%) Gradle
General
1 109 (22.52%) Finance
2 105 (21.69%) Banking
3 61 (12.60%) Investment Banking
4 34 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.51%) Retail
6 13 (2.69%) Marketing
7 11 (2.27%) Legal
8 10 (2.07%) Front Office
9 7 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.83%) Games
10 4 (0.83%) Billing
10 4 (0.83%) Advertising
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
13 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 225 (46.49%) Developer
2 114 (23.55%) Java Developer
3 77 (15.91%) Analyst
4 40 (8.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 37 (7.64%) DBA
5 37 (7.64%) Programmer
6 35 (7.23%) Analyst Programmer
7 33 (6.82%) Java Programmer
8 30 (6.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 25 (5.17%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 24 (4.96%) Architect
11 22 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
12 19 (3.93%) Data Analyst
13 17 (3.51%) Lead Developer
14 16 (3.31%) Senior Developer
15 14 (2.89%) Business Analyst
15 14 (2.89%) Consultant
15 14 (2.89%) Oracle Developer
16 13 (2.69%) SQL Developer
17 11 (2.27%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (17.15%) HTML
2 71 (14.67%) Hibernate
3 70 (14.46%) XML
4 59 (12.19%) Web Services
5 57 (11.78%) JSP
6 43 (8.88%) .NET
7 39 (8.06%) Spring
8 37 (7.64%) J2EE
8 37 (7.64%) Servlets
9 30 (6.20%) Struts
9 30 (6.20%) J2SE
10 28 (5.79%) RESTful
11 26 (5.37%) jQuery
12 22 (4.55%) JSON
13 21 (4.34%) MCollective
14 20 (4.13%) HTML5
14 20 (4.13%) REST
14 20 (4.13%) SOAP
15 18 (3.72%) JAX-RS
16 17 (3.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 50 (10.33%) Derivative
3 37 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (7.23%) Clustering
5 33 (6.82%) Open Source
6 23 (4.75%) Data Integration
7 21 (4.34%) Device Driver
8 19 (3.93%) Replication
8 19 (3.93%) Mathematics
9 16 (3.31%) Fixed Income
10 14 (2.89%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (2.07%) Credit Risk
12 10 (2.07%) N-Tier
12 10 (2.07%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.86%) Market Risk
14 8 (1.65%) Credit Derivative
14 8 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
16 6 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 162 (33.47%) Linux
2 124 (25.62%) UNIX
3 44 (9.09%) Windows
4 21 (4.34%) Ubuntu
4 21 (4.34%) CentOS
5 11 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.07%) AIX
7 9 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.65%) Solaris
9 7 (1.45%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.03%) SUSE
11 4 (0.83%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.62%) Android
12 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.41%) VMS
13 2 (0.41%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.41%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (24.38%) OO
3 96 (19.83%) Data Modelling
4 71 (14.67%) DevOps
5 69 (14.26%) TDD
6 67 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 42 (8.68%) Scrum
10 40 (8.26%) Web Development
11 38 (7.85%) ETL
12 32 (6.61%) Multithreading
13 31 (6.40%) User Stories
13 31 (6.40%) OOD
13 31 (6.40%) Technical Analysis
14 30 (6.20%) SOA
14 30 (6.20%) OOP
14 30 (6.20%) Migration
14 30 (6.20%) Pair Programming
14 30 (6.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 281 (58.06%) SQL
2 249 (51.45%) Java
3 83 (17.15%) JavaScript
4 79 (16.32%) Python
5 59 (12.19%) Perl
6 57 (11.78%) Shell Script
7 54 (11.16%) PL/SQL
8 41 (8.47%) C#
9 32 (6.61%) Ruby
9 32 (6.61%) Korn
10 26 (5.37%) Bash Shell
11 25 (5.17%) T-SQL
12 24 (4.96%) C++
13 19 (3.93%) PHP
14 18 (3.72%) Scala
15 17 (3.51%) VBA
16 12 (2.48%) C
16 12 (2.48%) VB
17 7 (1.45%) Groovy
18 4 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (8.26%) Degree
3 26 (5.37%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.07%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (1.86%) Sun Certification
5 9 (1.86%) OCPJP
6 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) OCP
8 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.26%) QA
2 5 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.83%) SLA
4 3 (0.62%) Basel III
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (3.51%) HDFS
2 14 (2.89%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (2.89%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.24%) Docker
5 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.41%) KVM
6 2 (0.41%) RHEV
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.21%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 69 (14.26%) Puppet
2 43 (8.88%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (4.34%) Cobbler
4 15 (3.10%) Nagios
5 13 (2.69%) collectd
6 12 (2.48%) Oozie
6 12 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (1.86%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.62%) Ansible
10 2 (0.41%) WMI
10 2 (0.41%) SCCM
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.21%) Control-M
11 1 (0.21%) Salt
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 237 (48.97%) Oracle
2 38 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (7.02%) Sybase
3 34 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 27 (5.58%) VMware
5 18 (3.72%) Cognos
6 17 (3.51%) IBM
7 16 (3.31%) Business Objects
8 10 (2.07%) Akamai
9 8 (1.65%) Tableau
10 7 (1.45%) Siebel
11 5 (1.03%) SAP
11 5 (1.03%) HP
11 5 (1.03%) Splunk
12 4 (0.83%) Sun
13 3 (0.62%) Informatica
13 3 (0.62%) NetApp
13 3 (0.62%) Veritas
13 3 (0.62%) ILOG
13 3 (0.62%) Bloomberg
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