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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 61 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.56% 0.24% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.80% 1.18% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £333 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -3.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
RDBMS
Wales

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
167 85 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.04% 20.43% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 48 63
Average daily rate £350 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.97 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% -5.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Caerphilly - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) UNIX
5 9 (45.00%) AIX
5 9 (45.00%) Ingres
5 9 (45.00%) OpenROAD
6 8 (40.00%) Linux
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
7 7 (35.00%) Java
7 7 (35.00%) Spring
7 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) J2EE
8 6 (30.00%) HTML
8 6 (30.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) UML
8 6 (30.00%) RAD
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (25.00%) Change Management
9 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (25.00%) Coaching
10 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (45.00%) OpenROAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (45.00%) Ingres
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) QlikView
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) OpenROAD Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Statistics
2 2 (10.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (45.00%) AIX
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (30.00%) UML
3 6 (30.00%) RAD
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (25.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft