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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 223 210 191
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 20 38 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 2.06% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 32
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £633 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
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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
1629 1841 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.55% 21.08% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 994 881
Average daily rate £350 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 49
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £13.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.05 £45.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Berkshire -8 3 £335 -48.06% 6
Surrey -11 3 £450 +20.00% 7
Middlesex - 3 £350 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 53 (81.54%) SQL
3 29 (44.62%) Oracle
4 27 (41.54%) Java
5 24 (36.92%) XML
6 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
6 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
7 17 (26.15%) UNIX
7 17 (26.15%) Finance
7 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (24.62%) Linux
9 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (18.46%) Open Source
10 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (18.46%) PL/SQL
10 12 (18.46%) HTML
10 12 (18.46%) CSS
11 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
11 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
11 11 (16.92%) Perl
11 11 (16.92%) Spring
11 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
12 10 (15.38%) Python
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.38%) Informatica

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (10.77%) Apache Pig
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) PowerPivot
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
3 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (12.31%) MySQL
6 8 (12.31%) PowerCenter
7 7 (10.77%) DB2
7 7 (10.77%) Hadoop
7 7 (10.77%) Apache Hive
7 7 (10.77%) HBase
7 7 (10.77%) Big Data
8 6 (9.23%) Couchbase
8 6 (9.23%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.62%) JasperReports
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Ant
1 9 (13.85%) Maven
2 8 (12.31%) Subversion
3 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.23%) Mockito
4 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 5 (7.69%) Toad
5 5 (7.69%) JUnit
6 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.08%) Selenium
7 2 (3.08%) WinRunner
7 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (3.08%) Ranorex
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.54%) JIRA
8 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 11 (16.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.77%) Marketing
4 5 (7.69%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (66.15%) Developer
2 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Informatica Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Data Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) DBA
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) XML
2 12 (18.46%) HTML
2 12 (18.46%) CSS
3 11 (16.92%) Spring
4 8 (12.31%) JDBC
4 8 (12.31%) Web Services
5 7 (10.77%) SOAP
5 7 (10.77%) REST
6 6 (9.23%) JSON
6 6 (9.23%) Ajax
6 6 (9.23%) JSP
7 5 (7.69%) jQuery
7 5 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (6.15%) Java EE
8 4 (6.15%) .NET
8 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.62%) XSLT
9 3 (4.62%) STL
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.08%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Open Source
2 4 (6.15%) Replication
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) HACMP
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Wiki
4 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.15%) UNIX
2 16 (24.62%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (4.62%) AIX
4 3 (4.62%) Solaris
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 9 (13.85%) Scrum
5 8 (12.31%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (12.31%) OOP
5 8 (12.31%) OO
6 7 (10.77%) MVC
6 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Analytics
7 6 (9.23%) MapReduce
7 6 (9.23%) BDD
7 6 (9.23%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.23%) TDD
7 6 (9.23%) Data Security
7 6 (9.23%) Project Management
8 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.15%) Change Control
9 4 (6.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) SQL
2 27 (41.54%) Java
3 12 (18.46%) PL/SQL
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.92%) Perl
5 10 (15.38%) Python
6 7 (10.77%) C#
7 6 (9.23%) R
7 6 (9.23%) C++
7 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.08%) XPath
9 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.08%) C
10 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.08%) OCP
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.08%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.62%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Control-M
3 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Oracle
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) Informatica
3 9 (13.85%) Sybase
4 6 (9.23%) Cloudera
4 6 (9.23%) RapidMiner
4 6 (9.23%) Tableau
5 3 (4.62%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.08%) Cognos
6 2 (3.08%) EMC
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) Remedy
7 1 (1.54%) Veritas
7 1 (1.54%) Maxymiser
7 1 (1.54%) Talend
7 1 (1.54%) Tealeaf