The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
England / South East
Rank 189 229 212
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -17
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 45 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 1.49% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 29
Median daily rate £450 £393 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £469 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1328 1813 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.15% 21.63% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 1137 944
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 35
Median hourly rate £17.22 £27.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.24% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.63 £55.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +27 21 £450 -
Berkshire +15 17 £410 +9.33% 2
Surrey +14 4 £475 +19.49% 1
West Sussex - 3 £576 - 1
Kent - 2 £451 - 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 86 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 48 (55.81%) Oracle
3 45 (52.33%) SQL
4 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
5 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
5 27 (31.40%) Linux
6 26 (30.23%) HTML
6 26 (30.23%) CSS
7 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (26.74%) Java
8 23 (26.74%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (19.77%) XML
10 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
11 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database
11 16 (18.60%) Unix
12 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
13 14 (16.28%) Big Data
14 13 (15.12%) Marketing
15 12 (13.95%) Degree
15 12 (13.95%) QA
15 12 (13.95%) .NET
15 12 (13.95%) MVC
15 12 (13.95%) Project Management
16 11 (12.79%) Adobe
16 11 (12.79%) Middleware
16 11 (12.79%) Windows
16 11 (12.79%) Web Services
16 11 (12.79%) Direct Marketing
16 11 (12.79%) jQuery

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.47%) Apache
2 8 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) FileNet
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) GIMP
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Internet
2 6 (6.98%) DNS
2 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) LDAP
4 3 (3.49%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (1.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
3 18 (20.93%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database
5 14 (16.28%) Big Data
6 11 (12.79%) Hadoop
7 9 (10.47%) Apache Hive
7 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.98%) HBase
8 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (5.81%) MySQL
9 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
9 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (4.65%) Mahout
10 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (3.49%) DB2
11 3 (3.49%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) JUnit
2 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) JIRA
2 2 (2.33%) Mockito
3 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.16%) jMock
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (15.12%) Marketing
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) Consultant
3 7 (8.14%) Delphi Developer
4 6 (6.98%) Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Applications Support
4 6 (6.98%) Java Developer
4 6 (6.98%) SQL Developer
5 5 (5.81%) .NET Developer
5 5 (5.81%) ETL Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Web Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Architect
6 4 (4.65%) Campaign Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Java Web Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Scala Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) CSS
1 26 (30.23%) HTML
2 17 (19.77%) XML
3 12 (13.95%) .NET
4 11 (12.79%) jQuery
4 11 (12.79%) Middleware
4 11 (12.79%) Web Services
5 7 (8.14%) HTML5
5 7 (8.14%) WebCenter
6 6 (6.98%) J2EE
6 6 (6.98%) RESTful
6 6 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.81%) CSS3
7 5 (5.81%) JSF
8 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.65%) DAO
8 4 (4.65%) GWT
8 4 (4.65%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Statistics
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.16%) Clustering
7 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.16%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.16%) Physics
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.40%) Linux
2 16 (18.60%) Unix
3 11 (12.79%) Windows
3 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.30%) Android
4 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
5 7 (8.14%) Solaris
6 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (1.16%) CentOS
8 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
3 12 (13.95%) MVC
3 12 (13.95%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) Direct Marketing
4 11 (12.79%) TDD
5 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.47%) ETL
6 9 (10.47%) OO
6 9 (10.47%) Web Development
7 8 (9.30%) Android Development
7 8 (9.30%) High Availability
7 8 (9.30%) iOS Development
7 8 (9.30%) Line Management
7 8 (9.30%) OOP
7 8 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 32 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.74%) Java
4 15 (17.44%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.47%) Scala
6 8 (9.30%) Delphi
6 8 (9.30%) Perl
7 7 (8.14%) C#
7 7 (8.14%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.98%) C
8 6 (6.98%) C++
8 6 (6.98%) Python
8 6 (6.98%) R
9 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.65%) VB
10 3 (3.49%) PHP
10 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.49%) VBScript
11 2 (2.33%) F#
12 1 (1.16%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) ISEB
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.16%) MCITP
3 1 (1.16%) MCTS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 6 (6.98%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) HDFS
2 3 (3.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Ansible
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
2 3 (3.49%) Ambari
2 3 (3.49%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (3.49%) Oozie
3 1 (1.16%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.16%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) Oracle
2 11 (12.79%) Adobe
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.14%) Cloudera
4 7 (8.14%) F5
4 7 (8.14%) FatWire
5 4 (4.65%) Informatica
6 2 (2.33%) Capita
6 2 (2.33%) Cognos
6 2 (2.33%) Netezza
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.33%) Splunk
6 2 (2.33%) Teradata
7 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.16%) New Relic
7 1 (1.16%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.16%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.16%) Tableau