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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 201 207 192
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 59 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.18% 2.30% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 16
Average daily rate
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£335 £350 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -20.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £34.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+28.98% -7.38%
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
1854 1653 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.29% 18.52% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 947 841
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 56
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South East region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Surrey +3 15 £338 -35.09% 8
Berkshire +18 14 £335 - 8
Hampshire +7 13 £215 -34.60% 1
West Sussex - 11 £300 -
Kent -5 2 £180 -55.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 69 (63.89%) SQL
3 65 (60.19%) Oracle
4 39 (36.11%) Java
5 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
6 30 (27.78%) C++
7 29 (26.85%) Linux
7 29 (26.85%) SDLC
8 27 (25.00%) UNIX
9 25 (23.15%) Python
9 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (23.15%) Oracle Database
10 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
11 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (17.59%) Perl
14 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
14 17 (15.74%) Scrum
14 17 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (14.81%) Multithreading
15 16 (14.81%) HTML
15 16 (14.81%) Sybase
15 16 (14.81%) STL
15 16 (14.81%) OLTP
15 16 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (13.89%) C#
16 15 (13.89%) Migration
17 14 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (12.96%) Windows
18 13 (12.04%) XML

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (6.48%) JBoss
2 4 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.78%) SAS
3 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.85%) Liferay
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.93%) WildFly
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) SPSS
2 4 (3.70%) PowerPivot
3 3 (2.78%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.85%) arcHouse
2 2 (1.85%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (1.85%) Aareon QL
2 2 (1.85%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.85%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (1.85%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (1.85%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.93%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) SAN
1 8 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) SSH
2 4 (3.70%) NAS
2 4 (3.70%) FTP
3 2 (1.85%) SNMP
3 2 (1.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
3 25 (23.15%) Oracle Database
4 20 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (14.81%) OLTP
7 14 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
9 10 (9.26%) MySQL
10 9 (8.33%) DB2
10 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (4.63%) MS Access
13 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.70%) Big Data
14 4 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.70%) MSBuild
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.85%) ERwin
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.93%) Toad
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.93%) Hudson
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing
3 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.85%) Publishing
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (53.70%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) C++ Developer
3 15 (13.89%) DBA
4 12 (11.11%) Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Administrator
6 9 (8.33%) Architect
7 8 (7.41%) Report Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.56%) SQL DBA
10 5 (4.63%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.70%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) HTML
1 16 (14.81%) STL
2 13 (12.04%) CSS
2 13 (12.04%) XML
3 10 (9.26%) .NET
3 10 (9.26%) REST
4 8 (7.41%) JSON
5 7 (6.48%) Web Services
5 7 (6.48%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.56%) Django
6 6 (5.56%) HTML5
7 5 (4.63%) J2EE
7 5 (4.63%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.70%) WCF
9 3 (2.78%) Ajax
9 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.85%) EJB
10 2 (1.85%) SOAP
10 2 (1.85%) XHTML
10 2 (1.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) User Experience
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.48%) Replication
3 6 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.63%) Clustering
4 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.85%) Linux
2 27 (25.00%) UNIX
3 14 (12.96%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.56%) Solaris
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.78%) AIX
8 2 (1.85%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.93%) CentOS
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) SDLC
2 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.74%) Scrum
4 16 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (14.81%) Multithreading
5 15 (13.89%) Migration
6 13 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (11.11%) OOP
8 10 (9.26%) ETL
8 10 (9.26%) Software Testing
9 9 (8.33%) TDD
10 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.41%) OO
10 8 (7.41%) UML
10 8 (7.41%) Kanban
11 7 (6.48%) DevOps
12 6 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.56%) Analytics
12 6 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (63.89%) SQL
2 39 (36.11%) Java
3 30 (27.78%) C++
4 25 (23.15%) Python
5 21 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 19 (17.59%) Perl
7 15 (13.89%) C#
8 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.41%) VBScript
10 6 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.78%) XPath
12 2 (1.85%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.85%) C
12 2 (1.85%) ABAP
12 2 (1.85%) R
13 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.93%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
1 2 (1.85%) QA
1 2 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.85%) vCloud
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.93%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.85%) WMI
4 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.93%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Control-M
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (60.19%) Oracle
2 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.81%) Sybase
4 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.26%) SAP
6 5 (4.63%) Red Gate
7 4 (3.70%) Sun
8 3 (2.78%) Cognos
8 3 (2.78%) IBM
8 3 (2.78%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.78%) Symantec
8 3 (2.78%) VMware
8 3 (2.78%) Orchard
8 3 (2.78%) Netezza
9 2 (1.85%) Greenplum
9 2 (1.85%) Vertica
9 2 (1.85%) Hummingbird
9 2 (1.85%) Aareon
9 2 (1.85%) Kypera
9 2 (1.85%) Teradata