The first table below looks at the demand for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 78 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 558 560 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.37% 2.31% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.40% 10.23% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 374 354
Average daily rate
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£439 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.46% +52.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5365 5473 5367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.75% 22.57% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3658 3720 3582
Average daily rate £440 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.99 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.20 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in London

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the London region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in London

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in London

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the London region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in London

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 136 £475 +1.60% 63
Kingston Upon Thames -1 3 - -
Canary Wharf +16 1 £575 +35.29%
Croydon - 1 £325 - 2
Hammersmith - 1 £175 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 2
Isleworth - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 631 (56.39%) SQL
2 454 (40.57%) Oracle
3 398 (35.57%) Java
4 393 (35.12%) RDBMS
5 322 (28.78%) UNIX
6 290 (25.92%) SQL Server
7 282 (25.20%) Linux
8 261 (23.32%) Finance
9 246 (21.98%) HTML
10 223 (19.93%) JavaScript
11 201 (17.96%) Banking
12 192 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
13 191 (17.07%) XML
14 166 (14.83%) Oracle Database
15 159 (14.21%) Subversion
16 156 (13.94%) CSS
16 156 (13.94%) Web Services
17 153 (13.67%) Windows
18 152 (13.58%) C#
19 151 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
20 143 (12.78%) TDD
21 140 (12.51%) Git (software)
22 138 (12.33%) OO
23 133 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
24 125 (11.17%) ETL
25 124 (11.08%) Microsoft
26 121 (10.81%) .NET
27 115 (10.28%) Data Modelling
28 112 (10.01%) Python
29 108 (9.65%) MS Excel

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (3.22%) Tomcat
1 36 (3.22%) WebSphere
2 33 (2.95%) Apache
2 33 (2.95%) Node.js
3 32 (2.86%) SAS
4 30 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 24 (2.14%) IIS
6 23 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 23 (2.06%) WebLogic
7 18 (1.61%) Apache Solr
8 15 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.25%) MQSeries
9 14 (1.25%) CICS
9 14 (1.25%) CMS
10 13 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 13 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (0.71%) TIBCO EMS
12 7 (0.63%) Confluence
12 7 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.54%) GlassFish
Applications
1 108 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.02%) MS Office
3 8 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.36%) SPSS
5 4 (0.36%) Stata
5 4 (0.36%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.27%) FastStats
7 1 (0.089%) MS Project
7 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.89%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.71%) Tridion
5 5 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.27%) RMDS
8 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.18%) Agresso
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.18%) TIBCO iProcess
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.089%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.089%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.089%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.25%) SaaS
2 10 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.63%) Force.com
3 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.36%) PaaS
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.18%) Office 365
7 2 (0.18%) GitHub
8 1 (0.089%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.089%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.089%) Heroku
8 1 (0.089%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (9.65%) HTTP
2 41 (3.66%) Internet
3 15 (1.34%) SAN
4 13 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 9 (0.80%) SSL
6 7 (0.63%) Firewall
6 7 (0.63%) LDAP
7 3 (0.27%) Intranet
7 3 (0.27%) DNS
7 3 (0.27%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.27%) AMQP
7 3 (0.27%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.18%) SSH
8 2 (0.18%) DVB
8 2 (0.18%) WAN
9 1 (0.089%) FTP
9 1 (0.089%) ISDN
9 1 (0.089%) LAN
9 1 (0.089%) VPN
9 1 (0.089%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (35.12%) RDBMS
2 290 (25.92%) SQL Server
3 166 (14.83%) Oracle Database
4 151 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
5 104 (9.29%) MySQL
6 80 (7.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 61 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (4.74%) MongoDB
9 52 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 52 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 52 (4.65%) DB2
10 47 (4.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 45 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (3.31%) Data Mining
14 35 (3.13%) Hadoop
15 32 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
16 31 (2.77%) QlikView
17 26 (2.32%) Big Data
18 25 (2.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 159 (14.21%) Subversion
2 140 (12.51%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.66%) Selenium
4 39 (3.49%) Maven
5 38 (3.40%) Jenkins
6 35 (3.13%) JUnit
7 33 (2.95%) Eclipse
8 28 (2.50%) WebDriver
9 27 (2.41%) Visual Studio
9 27 (2.41%) Ant
10 25 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 22 (1.97%) Cucumber
12 21 (1.88%) JIRA
13 18 (1.61%) CruiseControl
14 17 (1.52%) WATIR
15 14 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (1.25%) Grunt
16 13 (1.16%) SoapUI
16 13 (1.16%) Jasmine
16 13 (1.16%) jMock
General
1 261 (23.32%) Finance
2 201 (17.96%) Banking
3 96 (8.58%) Investment Banking
4 62 (5.54%) Front Office
5 61 (5.45%) Retail
6 43 (3.84%) Marketing
7 27 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.06%) Back Office
9 17 (1.52%) Games
10 13 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.89%) Advertising
12 9 (0.80%) Billing
13 6 (0.54%) Publishing
13 6 (0.54%) Law
14 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.36%) Legal
15 4 (0.36%) German Language
16 3 (0.27%) Electronics
17 2 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 580 (51.83%) Developer
2 162 (14.48%) Analyst
3 157 (14.03%) Java Developer
4 73 (6.52%) Architect
5 71 (6.34%) Senior Developer
6 67 (5.99%) DBA
7 51 (4.56%) Business Analyst
8 49 (4.38%) Consultant
9 41 (3.66%) Tester
10 39 (3.49%) Administrator
10 39 (3.49%) C# Developer
11 38 (3.40%) Front-End Developer
12 33 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 33 (2.95%) Data Analyst
13 31 (2.77%) Senior Java Developer
14 30 (2.68%) SQL Developer
15 28 (2.50%) Web Developer
16 27 (2.41%) C++ Developer
17 25 (2.23%) Applications Support
18 24 (2.14%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (21.98%) HTML
2 191 (17.07%) XML
3 156 (13.94%) Web Services
3 156 (13.94%) CSS
4 121 (10.81%) .NET
5 82 (7.33%) Hibernate
6 74 (6.61%) Spring
7 71 (6.34%) REST
8 69 (6.17%) XSLT
9 55 (4.92%) Ajax
10 54 (4.83%) jQuery
11 49 (4.38%) JSON
12 48 (4.29%) J2EE
13 44 (3.93%) HTML5
14 42 (3.75%) JDBC
14 42 (3.75%) JMS
15 41 (3.66%) ASP.NET
16 39 (3.49%) SOAP
16 39 (3.49%) Java EE
17 36 (3.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (5.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 61 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.56%) Derivative
4 46 (4.11%) Open Source
5 39 (3.49%) Visualisation
6 36 (3.22%) Data Integration
6 36 (3.22%) Fixed Income
7 34 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 31 (2.77%) Replication
9 30 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
10 26 (2.32%) Equities
11 21 (1.88%) Social Media
12 19 (1.70%) Clustering
13 13 (1.16%) NHS
14 11 (0.98%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.98%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.98%) GIS
14 11 (0.98%) Credit Risk
14 11 (0.98%) Video on Demand
15 10 (0.89%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 322 (28.78%) UNIX
2 282 (25.20%) Linux
3 153 (13.67%) Windows
4 86 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 43 (3.84%) Solaris
6 26 (2.32%) Apple iOS
7 22 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (1.34%) Android
9 11 (0.98%) HPUX
10 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.63%) AIX
12 4 (0.36%) VMS
12 4 (0.36%) OpenVMS
12 4 (0.36%) CentOS
13 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.27%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (12.78%) TDD
3 138 (12.33%) OO
4 133 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
5 125 (11.17%) ETL
6 115 (10.28%) Data Modelling
7 107 (9.56%) Configuration Management
8 106 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
9 101 (9.03%) Web Development
9 101 (9.03%) Scrum
9 101 (9.03%) Web Design
10 99 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 90 (8.04%) Performance Tuning
12 79 (7.06%) Analytics
13 65 (5.81%) Multithreading
14 64 (5.72%) Unit Testing
14 64 (5.72%) Migration
15 63 (5.63%) Data Analysis
15 63 (5.63%) SOA
16 58 (5.18%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 631 (56.39%) SQL
2 398 (35.57%) Java
3 223 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 152 (13.58%) C#
5 112 (10.01%) Python
6 93 (8.31%) PL/SQL
7 84 (7.51%) Perl
8 83 (7.42%) Shell Script
9 75 (6.70%) Ruby
10 71 (6.34%) C++
11 55 (4.92%) PHP
12 47 (4.20%) T-SQL
13 44 (3.93%) VBA
14 40 (3.57%) Scala
15 36 (3.22%) C
16 34 (3.04%) Bash Shell
17 25 (2.23%) PowerShell
18 23 (2.06%) Tcl
19 19 (1.70%) VB
20 16 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (9.65%) Degree
2 38 (3.40%) Security Cleared
3 37 (3.31%) ISEB
4 21 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.36%) MCITP
9 4 (0.36%) MCSE
9 4 (0.36%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.27%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.18%) MCTS
11 2 (0.18%) RHCE
11 2 (0.18%) MBA
11 2 (0.18%) MCSA
11 2 (0.18%) MCT
11 2 (0.18%) CCNA
11 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.74%) QA
2 14 (1.25%) SLA
2 14 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.089%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.089%) Basel III
4 1 (0.089%) EMIR
4 1 (0.089%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (1.07%) vSphere
4 7 (0.63%) NDS
5 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.27%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.18%) KVM
7 2 (0.18%) RHEV
7 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.089%) Varnish
8 1 (0.089%) HDFS
8 1 (0.089%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 24 (2.14%) Puppet
2 19 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 17 (1.52%) Data Guard
4 13 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (1.07%) Vagrant
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
7 7 (0.63%) Control-M
8 6 (0.54%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.45%) SCOM
10 4 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.36%) Salt
11 3 (0.27%) Ansible
11 3 (0.27%) HP SiteScope
11 3 (0.27%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.18%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.18%) TIBCO Hawk
12 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.089%) CA LISA
13 1 (0.089%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 454 (40.57%) Oracle
2 124 (11.08%) Microsoft
3 108 (9.65%) Sybase
4 64 (5.72%) Business Objects
5 57 (5.09%) IBM
6 34 (3.04%) Tableau
7 33 (2.95%) Cognos
8 30 (2.68%) JBoss
9 29 (2.59%) Fidessa
10 28 (2.50%) Informatica
11 24 (2.14%) Red Hat
11 24 (2.14%) Google
12 23 (2.06%) VMware
13 22 (1.97%) HP
14 19 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (1.61%) Murex
16 16 (1.43%) Teradata
16 16 (1.43%) Netezza
17 14 (1.25%) TIBCO
17 14 (1.25%) Hyperion
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARM Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adlam Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £130.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago