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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 28 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 34 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.90% 5.82% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.45% 20.63% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 7
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£325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £353 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +26.49%
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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
145 126 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.17% 28.19% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 93 58
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £65.00 £11.33 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+473.95% -54.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -9 15 £255 -7.27% 7
Newport +1 11 £363 - 2
Bridgend -2 1 £375 +51.51% 2
Torfaen - - - -
Merthyr Tydfil - - - - 1
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 36 (76.60%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) XML
3 25 (53.19%) Java
4 23 (48.94%) RDBMS
5 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (44.68%) Spring
5 21 (44.68%) HTML
6 19 (40.43%) Oracle
6 19 (40.43%) UML
7 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
7 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
7 14 (29.79%) REST
8 13 (27.66%) J2EE
9 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
9 12 (25.53%) Web Services
10 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.40%) RAD
11 9 (19.15%) XSLT
11 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
12 8 (17.02%) IBM
12 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.89%) Struts
13 7 (14.89%) .NET
13 7 (14.89%) TDD
14 6 (12.77%) FileNet
14 6 (12.77%) Subversion
14 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
14 6 (12.77%) Java SE
14 6 (12.77%) Selenium
14 6 (12.77%) BDD

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (12.77%) FileNet
1 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
1 6 (12.77%) OpenROAD
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) RDBMS
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) Ingres
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) MS Access
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.13%) QlikView
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Subversion
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.13%) CMake
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.38%) OpenROAD Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Business Information Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) XML
2 21 (44.68%) Spring
2 21 (44.68%) HTML
3 14 (29.79%) Hibernate
3 14 (29.79%) REST
4 13 (27.66%) J2EE
5 12 (25.53%) Web Services
6 9 (19.15%) XSLT
7 7 (14.89%) Struts
7 7 (14.89%) .NET
8 6 (12.77%) Java SE
8 6 (12.77%) SOAP
8 6 (12.77%) MyBatis
9 3 (6.38%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (6.38%) JPA
9 3 (6.38%) Spring Batch
9 3 (6.38%) JSF
10 2 (4.26%) Ajax
10 2 (4.26%) Facelets
10 2 (4.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Open Source
1 3 (6.38%) Statistics
2 2 (4.26%) Taxonomies
2 2 (4.26%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) AIX
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
1 6 (12.77%) UNIX
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) UML
3 11 (23.40%) RAD
4 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.89%) TDD
6 6 (12.77%) BDD
7 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) Coaching
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.38%) OOD
9 3 (6.38%) SOA
9 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.26%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (4.26%) Validation
10 2 (4.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.77%) C++
5 5 (10.64%) VC++
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) VBA
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) R
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.02%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Northgate
4 1 (2.13%) Capita
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