The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 107 85 102
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 35 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.08% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.76% 4.80% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 18
Average daily rate
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£371 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.37%
RDBMS
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
608 500 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.16% 22.40% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 345 393
Average daily rate £350 £363 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £440 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Gloucestershire - 14 £434 - 1
Bristol -20 7 £450 +28.57% 3
Wiltshire -9 5 £300 -40.88% 2
Dorset - 5 £350 - 3
Somerset -17 4 £325 -13.33%
Devon - - - - 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 24 (43.64%) HTML
3 24 (43.64%) .NET
3 24 (43.64%) CSS
4 21 (38.18%) MySQL
5 20 (36.36%) SQL
5 20 (36.36%) C#
6 19 (34.55%) Linux
7 18 (32.73%) Oracle
7 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
7 18 (32.73%) XML
7 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (29.09%) Scrum
8 16 (29.09%) Java
9 15 (27.27%) TDD
9 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
10 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
11 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
12 10 (18.18%) Spring
12 10 (18.18%) Validation
12 10 (18.18%) PHP
12 10 (18.18%) jQuery
12 10 (18.18%) Sitecore
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (16.36%) Web Services
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
14 8 (14.55%) Content Management
14 8 (14.55%) UNIX

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
1 6 (10.91%) WebSphere
1 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (5.45%) Magnolia
4 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 3 (5.45%) Drupal
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Shopify
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) LDAP
2 3 (5.45%) SSH
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (38.18%) MySQL
3 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
4 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
6 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (5.45%) Hazelcast
10 3 (5.45%) Couchbase
10 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.45%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.82%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.27%) Maven
3 4 (7.27%) Gerrit
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.82%) xUnit.net
6 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.82%) Moq
6 1 (1.82%) MSTest
6 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.73%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.73%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.91%) DBA
4 6 (10.91%) Architect
4 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Informatica Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) HTML
1 24 (43.64%) .NET
1 24 (43.64%) CSS
2 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
2 18 (32.73%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
4 10 (18.18%) Spring
4 10 (18.18%) jQuery
5 9 (16.36%) Web Services
6 8 (14.55%) JDBC
7 7 (12.73%) XSLT
7 7 (12.73%) XHTML
7 7 (12.73%) Ajax
7 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.91%) SAML
8 6 (10.91%) JSP
8 6 (10.91%) Struts
8 6 (10.91%) CSS3
8 6 (10.91%) Spring Security
8 6 (10.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Clustering
2 6 (10.91%) Wiki
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Mashup
4 2 (3.64%) Statistics
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Fedora
3 4 (7.27%) CentOS
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) VMS
4 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Scrum
3 15 (27.27%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) Validation
5 8 (14.55%) Content Management
5 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.73%) BDD
6 7 (12.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (12.73%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.73%) Web Design
7 6 (10.91%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 6 (10.91%) Code Coverage
7 6 (10.91%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Refactoring
8 5 (9.09%) UML
9 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 20 (36.36%) C#
3 16 (29.09%) Java
4 10 (18.18%) PHP
5 6 (10.91%) Perl
6 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.27%) PHP5
8 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.45%) Korn
9 1 (1.82%) sed
9 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Groovy
9 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Shibboleth
2 3 (5.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) NFS
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.64%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Sitecore
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.91%) IBM
5 5 (9.09%) Zend
6 4 (7.27%) Informatica
6 4 (7.27%) JBoss
7 3 (5.45%) ForgeRock
7 3 (5.45%) Sun
7 3 (5.45%) VMware
8 1 (1.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) CA
Bristol, Avon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago