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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 230 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 39 61 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.12% 3.06% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 19
Median daily rate £400 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £220 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £410 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1841 1996 1788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.51% 21.49% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1221 1008
Median daily rate £395 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 41
Median hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire -2 21 £375 +11.94% 7
Hampshire +5 6 £400 +81.81% 2
Surrey -16 5 £550 +34.14% 5
Buckinghamshire - 5 £400 - 2
Kent +4 1 £300 +66.66%
West Sussex -22 1 £450 +50.00%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 84 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 40 (47.62%) Oracle
3 35 (41.67%) SQL
4 34 (40.48%) Linux
5 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (29.76%) Oracle Database
7 24 (28.57%) Java
8 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 19 (22.62%) Migration
10 19 (22.62%) NoSQL
11 18 (21.43%) Scrum
12 17 (20.24%) Unix
13 15 (17.86%) Windows
13 15 (17.86%) CSS
13 15 (17.86%) C#
13 15 (17.86%) HTML
13 15 (17.86%) ETL
14 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (15.48%) PHP
15 13 (15.48%) Internet
15 13 (15.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (15.48%) TDD
16 12 (14.29%) Red Hat
16 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
17 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
17 11 (13.10%) XML
17 11 (13.10%) MVC
17 11 (13.10%) Marketing
17 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared

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 10 (11.90%) IIS
2 6 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.95%) Drupal
3 5 (5.95%) Joomla!
3 5 (5.95%) WordPress
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) nginx
5 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.38%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) SAS
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) GIMP
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) PaaS
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.19%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) Internet
2 8 (9.52%) HTTP
3 5 (5.95%) SAN
4 2 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.19%) DNS
5 1 (1.19%) Firewall
5 1 (1.19%) Intranet
5 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (29.76%) Oracle Database
3 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 19 (22.62%) NoSQL
5 13 (15.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.52%) HBase
7 6 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 6 (7.14%) Big Data
7 6 (7.14%) Cloudera CDH
7 6 (7.14%) Impala
7 6 (7.14%) Neo4j
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (5.95%) OrientDB
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (5.95%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.14%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) PowerDesigner
4 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.57%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.57%) Subversion
5 2 (2.38%) ERwin
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 11 (13.10%) Marketing
2 9 (10.71%) Finance
3 4 (4.76%) German Language
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) DBA
3 18 (21.43%) Architect
4 12 (14.29%) Administrator
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Data Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Hadoop Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.95%) Sybase DBA
9 4 (4.76%) Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Big Data Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.86%) CSS
1 15 (17.86%) HTML
2 11 (13.10%) XML
3 10 (11.90%) .NET
4 9 (10.71%) JSON
5 8 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 8 (9.52%) REST
6 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.14%) DCOM
6 6 (7.14%) Node.js
6 6 (7.14%) Web Services
7 5 (5.95%) jQuery
8 4 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.76%) Django
8 4 (4.76%) HTML5
8 4 (4.76%) RESTful
8 4 (4.76%) Sass
9 3 (3.57%) Spring
9 3 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.90%) User Experience
3 8 (9.52%) Replication
4 5 (5.95%) Clustering
5 2 (2.38%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.19%) DataPower
6 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
6 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) New Media
6 1 (1.19%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Unix
3 15 (17.86%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (5.95%) Solaris
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.62%) Migration
3 18 (21.43%) Scrum
4 15 (17.86%) ETL
5 13 (15.48%) TDD
6 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 11 (13.10%) MVC
8 10 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
9 9 (10.71%) SDLC
10 7 (8.33%) Analytics
10 7 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 7 (8.33%) OO
11 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (7.14%) ETL Development
11 6 (7.14%) Functional Programming
11 6 (7.14%) Kanban
11 6 (7.14%) MapReduce
11 6 (7.14%) OOP
11 6 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) SQL
2 24 (28.57%) Java
3 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.86%) C#
5 13 (15.48%) PHP
6 8 (9.52%) VB
7 7 (8.33%) Python
7 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.14%) C++
8 6 (7.14%) Perl
8 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 6 (7.14%) Scala
8 6 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.14%) VB6
9 5 (5.95%) Korn
9 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.57%) VBScript
12 2 (2.38%) C
12 2 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Foglight
1 5 (5.95%) Legato
2 4 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.57%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (2.38%) Puppet
4 2 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (47.62%) Oracle
2 12 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.33%) IBM
5 6 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 6 (7.14%) Sybase
6 5 (5.95%) SAP
6 5 (5.95%) Veritas
7 4 (4.76%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.57%) RedGate
8 3 (3.57%) Sonatype
8 3 (3.57%) Teradata
9 1 (1.19%) Citrix
9 1 (1.19%) Intel
9 1 (1.19%) Pega
9 1 (1.19%) Tableau
9 1 (1.19%) webMethods