The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 1.91% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.69% 6.36% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Median daily rate £189 £281 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.80% -29.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.75 £125.00
% change year-on-year
- -67.40%

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
156 173 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.32% 29.98% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 107
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +16 10 £186 -34.04%
Newport - 1 £500 -
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
4 7 (53.85%) Coaching
4 7 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) NUnit
4 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
4 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 7 (53.85%) OOP
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (53.85%) MSTest
4 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
5 6 (46.15%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) ZeroMQ
7 4 (30.77%) Data Flow Diagram
7 4 (30.77%) Tornado
7 4 (30.77%) Flask
7 4 (30.77%) Middleware

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (30.77%) Tornado
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQLite
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
1 7 (53.85%) MSTest
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Data Scientist
6 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
1 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (53.85%) Entity Framework
1 7 (53.85%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Flask
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) ZeroMQ
4 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (15.38%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Mentoring
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Coaching
3 7 (53.85%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) OOP
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (30.77%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Cross-Platform Development
6 2 (15.38%) Informatics
7 1 (7.69%) Data Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Data Munging
7 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
7 1 (7.69%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) R
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle