The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 51 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 10 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.82% 1.92% 4.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.10% 9.41% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £341 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £324 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.90 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +4.59%
Relational Database
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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
164 85 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.93% 20.38% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 51 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £468 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% -18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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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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 -7 7 £350 -15.15% 3
Newport - 3 £363 -
Torfaen - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
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Wales

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (53.85%) RDBMS
4 19 (48.72%) XML
5 15 (38.46%) UNIX
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) UML
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.77%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) OpenROAD
10 9 (23.08%) AIX
10 9 (23.08%) Ingres
10 9 (23.08%) SOAP
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
10 9 (23.08%) REST
11 8 (20.51%) Spring
12 7 (17.95%) Windows
12 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) .NET
12 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
13 6 (15.38%) J2EE
13 6 (15.38%) MySQL
13 6 (15.38%) RAD
13 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
13 6 (15.38%) Analytics
13 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
14 5 (12.82%) Open Source

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (23.08%) OpenROAD
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) FileNet
3 1 (2.56%) Zope
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) RDBMS
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.08%) Ingres
4 6 (15.38%) MySQL
5 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.26%) OpenROAD Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) SOAP
2 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 9 (23.08%) REST
3 8 (20.51%) Spring
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) .NET
5 6 (15.38%) J2EE
5 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.56%) MyBatis
6 1 (2.56%) Java SE
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) Django
6 1 (2.56%) Mason
6 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.56%) Struts
6 1 (2.56%) XSLT
6 1 (2.56%) WSDL
6 1 (2.56%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Open Source
2 3 (7.69%) Statistics
3 2 (5.13%) Taxonomies
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) UNIX
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 9 (23.08%) AIX
4 7 (17.95%) Windows
5 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) UML
3 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.38%) RAD
4 6 (15.38%) Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 5 (12.82%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 5 (12.82%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) MapReduce
7 3 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (5.13%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 5 (12.82%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) Ruby
5 4 (10.26%) C++
6 3 (7.69%) VC++
7 2 (5.13%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) C
8 1 (2.56%) C#
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Zend
3 1 (2.56%) Sybase
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
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