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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 214 214 196
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 47 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 2.12% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 19
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £520 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -19.76%
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
1986 1743 1661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.83% 18.95% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 997 878
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £13.32 £17.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.70 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 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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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 +6 15 £374 -28.12% 5
Hampshire +4 14 £215 -53.51% 3
Berkshire +7 10 £335 -4.28% 11
West Sussex - 5 £300 -
Kent -5 2 £180 -55.00% 1
Middlesex +3 1 - -
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 69 (65.71%) SQL
3 62 (59.05%) Oracle
4 39 (37.14%) Java
5 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
6 28 (26.67%) C++
7 27 (25.71%) SDLC
8 26 (24.76%) Oracle Database
8 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 24 (22.86%) Linux
11 22 (20.95%) UNIX
12 21 (20.00%) Python
12 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
14 19 (18.10%) C#
15 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
16 17 (16.19%) Perl
16 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (15.24%) HTML
17 16 (15.24%) CSS
17 16 (15.24%) Scrum
18 15 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (14.29%) T-SQL
18 15 (14.29%) Migration
19 14 (13.33%) OLTP
19 14 (13.33%) STL
19 14 (13.33%) XML
19 14 (13.33%) Sybase

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (6.67%) JBoss
2 4 (3.81%) SAS
3 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.90%) Liferay
4 2 (1.90%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.95%) WildFly
5 1 (0.95%) Confluence
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) PowerPivot
3 4 (3.81%) SPSS
4 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Academy Housing
2 2 (1.90%) arcHouse
2 2 (1.90%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (1.90%) Aareon QL
2 2 (1.90%) OPENHousing
2 2 (1.90%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (1.90%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (1.90%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.95%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.95%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) SAN
2 6 (5.71%) Internet
3 4 (3.81%) SSH
3 4 (3.81%) NAS
3 4 (3.81%) FTP
4 2 (1.90%) Intranet
5 1 (0.95%) SNMP
5 1 (0.95%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 34 (32.38%) SQL Server
3 26 (24.76%) Oracle Database
4 21 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (13.33%) OLTP
8 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (9.52%) MySQL
10 9 (8.57%) DB2
10 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (7.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (7.62%) NoSQL
12 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (4.76%) MS Access
13 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.81%) Oracle9i Database
14 4 (3.81%) QlikView
14 4 (3.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.81%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.90%) ERwin
7 1 (0.95%) Subversion
7 1 (0.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.95%) Toad
7 1 (0.95%) Ant
7 1 (0.95%) JUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.95%) Hudson
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.90%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (54.29%) Developer
2 19 (18.10%) C++ Developer
3 15 (14.29%) DBA
4 12 (11.43%) Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Architect
5 9 (8.57%) Administrator
6 8 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Report Developer
7 7 (6.67%) SQL DBA
8 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
9 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) HTML
1 16 (15.24%) CSS
2 14 (13.33%) STL
2 14 (13.33%) XML
3 12 (11.43%) .NET
4 10 (9.52%) Web Services
5 8 (7.62%) REST
6 7 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (6.67%) WCF
7 6 (5.71%) JSON
7 6 (5.71%) HTML5
7 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.76%) J2EE
8 5 (4.76%) jQuery
8 5 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.81%) Django
9 4 (3.81%) Ajax
10 3 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (1.90%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
1 8 (7.62%) User Experience
2 6 (5.71%) Replication
2 6 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.81%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Linux
2 22 (20.95%) UNIX
3 13 (12.38%) Windows
4 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.76%) Solaris
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) CentOS
8 1 (0.95%) AIX
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) SDLC
2 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (15.24%) Scrum
5 15 (14.29%) Migration
6 14 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 12 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (9.52%) OOP
8 10 (9.52%) ETL
9 9 (8.57%) OO
10 8 (7.62%) UML
10 8 (7.62%) Software Testing
11 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.67%) TDD
11 7 (6.67%) DevOps
11 7 (6.67%) Analytics
11 7 (6.67%) Database Security
12 6 (5.71%) Kanban
12 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) SQL
2 39 (37.14%) Java
3 28 (26.67%) C++
4 21 (20.00%) Python
5 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
6 19 (18.10%) C#
7 17 (16.19%) Perl
8 15 (14.29%) T-SQL
9 9 (8.57%) VBScript
10 7 (6.67%) PL/SQL
11 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.86%) C
12 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.86%) XPath
13 2 (1.90%) SAPscript
13 2 (1.90%) ABAP
13 2 (1.90%) R
14 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.71%) Degree
1 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
1 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.90%) vCloud
2 2 (1.90%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.95%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Puppet
2 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.86%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.95%) WMI
4 1 (0.95%) Control-M
4 1 (0.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (59.05%) Oracle
2 25 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.33%) Sybase
4 10 (9.52%) SAP
4 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.71%) Red Gate
6 4 (3.81%) Sun
7 3 (2.86%) Cognos
7 3 (2.86%) Symantec
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) Orchard
7 3 (2.86%) Netezza
8 2 (1.90%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.90%) Vertica
8 2 (1.90%) Aareon
8 2 (1.90%) Kypera
8 2 (1.90%) Teradata
8 2 (1.90%) Northgate
8 2 (1.90%) Civica
8 2 (1.90%) Capita