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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 57 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.08% 1.95% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 5.56% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -15.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £46.05 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-15.84% +29.70%
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
126 180 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.27% 35.09% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 139 83
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £20.46 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £32.94 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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
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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport - 4 - -
Cardiff -21 1 £400 +31.14%
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (62.50%) LINQ
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 10 (62.50%) OOP
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) WinForms
3 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) XHTML
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Ant
7 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) J2EE

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 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (25.00%) Ant
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
5 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
6 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
1 10 (62.50%) .NET Framework
1 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
1 10 (62.50%) LINQ
1 10 (62.50%) WinForms
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Facelets
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) JPA
2 4 (25.00%) JSF
2 4 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
2 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 3 (18.75%) WPF
4 2 (12.50%) AutoMapper
4 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OOP
1 10 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) MVVM
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) PL/SQL
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata