The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 46 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 9 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 0.61% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.57% 2.27% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £319 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-52.70% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
105 88 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.45% 26.99% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 23
Average daily rate £363 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
Wales

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 6 £319 - 1
Cardiff -18 2 - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
Relational Database
Wales

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) SAP XI
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) Ingres
6 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (25.00%) C
6 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (25.00%) AIX
6 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) R
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) Ingres
4 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
1 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
1 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
2 4 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) R
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft