The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 142 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 115 111 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.29% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.74% 5.73% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 77
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£335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £252 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £330 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
Relational Database
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
1707 1936 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.56% 22.52% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1026 858
Average daily rate £375 £354 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 41
Average hourly rate £36.25 £33.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.25 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.18 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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 +7 33 £336 -20.88% 19
Hampshire -10 20 £363 -4.60% 11
Buckinghamshire -1 18 £290 -10.76% 9
Surrey -10 18 £350 - 14
East Sussex -6 5 £219 -47.28% 6
Oxfordshire -9 5 £305 - 11
Middlesex +6 3 £350 +55.55%
Kent -11 2 £340 +13.33% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £230 -
Sussex -5 1 £450 +20.00%
West Sussex - - - - 1
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 141 (63.23%) SQL
2 79 (35.43%) Oracle
3 74 (33.18%) RDBMS
4 67 (30.04%) HTML
5 65 (29.15%) SQL Server
6 62 (27.80%) XML
7 61 (27.35%) JavaScript
8 59 (26.46%) CSS
9 58 (26.01%) Java
10 50 (22.42%) Finance
11 45 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (19.28%) .NET
13 36 (16.14%) MySQL
13 36 (16.14%) Linux
14 35 (15.70%) Microsoft
14 35 (15.70%) Oracle Database
15 34 (15.25%) UNIX
16 33 (14.80%) Data Modelling
17 32 (14.35%) Ajax
18 30 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (13.45%) OO
18 30 (13.45%) Web Services
19 29 (13.00%) SOAP
19 29 (13.00%) JSON
20 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (11.66%) MVC
22 25 (11.21%) CRM
22 25 (11.21%) Apache
22 25 (11.21%) Windows
22 25 (11.21%) jQuery

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (11.21%) Apache
2 18 (8.07%) CMS
3 14 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.14%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.69%) Mule
6 6 (2.69%) WordPress
6 6 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.69%) ArcGIS
7 5 (2.24%) SAS
7 5 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.24%) JBoss
7 5 (2.24%) Drupal
8 4 (1.79%) uWSGI
9 3 (1.35%) IIS
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.24%) ArcInfo
4 3 (1.35%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.90%) SPSS
5 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.90%) FastStats
6 1 (0.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.90%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.45%) Force.com
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.93%) Internet
2 5 (2.24%) HTTP
3 2 (0.90%) SAN
3 2 (0.90%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) ADSL
4 1 (0.45%) Broadband
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) FTP
4 1 (0.45%) 3G
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (33.18%) RDBMS
2 65 (29.15%) SQL Server
3 36 (16.14%) MySQL
4 35 (15.70%) Oracle Database
5 28 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (11.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (8.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (6.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (6.73%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (4.48%) MS Access
12 9 (4.04%) Data Mining
12 9 (4.04%) PowerCenter
13 8 (3.59%) DB2
13 8 (3.59%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (3.59%) Big Data
14 7 (3.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (9.87%) Subversion
2 12 (5.38%) Maven
2 12 (5.38%) JUnit
2 12 (5.38%) Eclipse
2 12 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.04%) Ant
5 8 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.14%) Selenium
7 6 (2.69%) IntelliJ
7 6 (2.69%) Mockito
8 3 (1.35%) FindBugs
8 3 (1.35%) Gradle
8 3 (1.35%) Checkstyle
8 3 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.90%) JMeter
9 2 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 50 (22.42%) Finance
2 15 (6.73%) Billing
3 12 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.93%) Marketing
5 8 (3.59%) Banking
6 4 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.35%) Retail
7 3 (1.35%) Military
8 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.90%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (42.60%) Developer
2 41 (18.39%) Analyst
3 21 (9.42%) Architect
3 21 (9.42%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.62%) Data Analyst
5 13 (5.83%) DBA
6 12 (5.38%) Consultant
6 12 (5.38%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 10 (4.48%) Informatica Developer
8 9 (4.04%) Systems Tester
8 9 (4.04%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.04%) Tester
9 8 (3.59%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.14%) Administrator
10 7 (3.14%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.14%) PHP Developer
11 6 (2.69%) Data Modeller
11 6 (2.69%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (2.69%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (30.04%) HTML
2 62 (27.80%) XML
3 59 (26.46%) CSS
4 43 (19.28%) .NET
5 32 (14.35%) Ajax
6 30 (13.45%) Web Services
7 29 (13.00%) JSON
7 29 (13.00%) SOAP
8 25 (11.21%) jQuery
9 24 (10.76%) JSP
10 22 (9.87%) REST
11 21 (9.42%) Spring
12 17 (7.62%) ASP.NET
13 15 (6.73%) .NET Framework
14 13 (5.83%) HTML5
15 11 (4.93%) JDBC
15 11 (4.93%) JMS
16 10 (4.48%) Hibernate
16 10 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.17%) Open Source
3 15 (6.73%) Data Integration
4 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.93%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.48%) Statistics
6 9 (4.04%) Web 2.0
7 8 (3.59%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.69%) User Experience
9 5 (2.24%) GIS
10 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.35%) Replication
11 3 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.90%) Kindle
12 2 (0.90%) New Media
12 2 (0.90%) Derivative
12 2 (0.90%) BBC
12 2 (0.90%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.14%) Linux
2 34 (15.25%) UNIX
3 25 (11.21%) Windows
4 9 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.59%) Debian
6 2 (0.90%) Android
6 2 (0.90%) SUSE
6 2 (0.90%) AIX
6 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) Solaris
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (14.80%) Data Modelling
3 30 (13.45%) OO
3 30 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (11.66%) MVC
5 25 (11.21%) CRM
6 19 (8.52%) System Testing
7 18 (8.07%) Data Management
8 17 (7.62%) Scrum
8 17 (7.62%) Data Analysis
9 16 (7.17%) Waterfall
10 15 (6.73%) Software Testing
10 15 (6.73%) TDD
10 15 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (6.73%) Project Management
11 14 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (5.83%) Migration
12 13 (5.83%) ERP
12 13 (5.83%) EAI
12 13 (5.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 141 (63.23%) SQL
2 61 (27.35%) JavaScript
3 58 (26.01%) Java
4 23 (10.31%) PL/SQL
5 22 (9.87%) C#
6 20 (8.97%) Python
7 13 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.83%) C++
7 13 (5.83%) PHP
8 12 (5.38%) Perl
9 11 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.14%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.14%) PHP5
11 6 (2.69%) R
12 4 (1.79%) VBA
12 4 (1.79%) C
13 2 (0.90%) VBScript
13 2 (0.90%) XPath
14 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.45%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 21 (9.42%) Degree
2 18 (8.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.38%) ISEB
5 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.45%) MCDST
7 1 (0.45%) OCP
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.97%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) SRDF
3 1 (0.45%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.24%) Puppet
3 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.45%) Control-M
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 79 (35.43%) Oracle
2 35 (15.70%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.42%) SAP
4 13 (5.83%) Informatica
5 11 (4.93%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.48%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (4.48%) Sybase
7 6 (2.69%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.69%) Zend
7 6 (2.69%) Tableau
7 6 (2.69%) RapidMiner
7 6 (2.69%) Cloudera
8 5 (2.24%) IBM
9 4 (1.79%) Sun
9 4 (1.79%) Intel
9 4 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.35%) Ektron
11 2 (0.90%) Alterian
11 2 (0.90%) Endeca
11 2 (0.90%) VMware
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