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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 60 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.16% 2.35% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 9.80% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
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£325 £250 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £331 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -10.38%
RDBMS
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
179 153 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.78% 23.98% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 117 59
Average daily rate £328 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.93% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.80 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Cardiff -12 2 £425 +70.00%
Newport +2 1 - -
RDBMS
Wales

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) NHS
6 6 (35.29%) GIS
6 6 (35.29%) Migration
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) C#
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
6 6 (35.29%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
6 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (35.29%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) Taxonomies
6 6 (35.29%) WCF
6 6 (35.29%) LINQ
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) InterBase
3 3 (17.65%) Firebird
4 2 (11.76%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) MSBuild
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Data Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
1 6 (35.29%) WCF
1 6 (35.29%) LINQ
1 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
2 4 (23.53%) WinForms
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) NHS
2 6 (35.29%) GIS
2 6 (35.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Data Governance
3 6 (35.29%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) OOP
3 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) MVVM
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) Data Management
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) PL/SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft