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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 127 127 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.67% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.15% 3.03% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 5
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.80 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+29.00% -4.05%
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
609 661 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.25% 22.31% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 460 263
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £20.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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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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
Devon - 3 £388 - 2
Wiltshire - 2 - - 2
Dorset -5 1 £275 -21.42%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) Maven
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Lucene
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 2 (15.38%) QA

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data
5 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) OLTP
5 1 (7.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Database Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Lucene
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Sitecore
1 2 (15.38%) Percona
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle