The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 74 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 2.82% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £350 £400 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.27%
RDBMS
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
177 177 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.17% 17.82% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 113 117
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £9.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) Internet
3 10 (66.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) OOP
3 10 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) User Experience
3 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (66.67%) REST
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 10 (66.67%) JSON
3 10 (66.67%) Kanban
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) IIS
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) VB
6 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) DCOM
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) HTTP
6 4 (26.67%) MVC

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (26.67%) Drupal
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) Joomla!
1 4 (26.67%) Node.js
1 4 (26.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Python Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Django Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) JSON
1 10 (66.67%) REST
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) DCOM
3 4 (26.67%) Django
4 2 (13.33%) COM
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Kanban
1 10 (66.67%) OOP
1 10 (66.67%) Scrum
1 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) VB
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (26.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP