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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 97 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 42 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 0.85% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.93% 3.68% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 13
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£384 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £333 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +41.08%
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
606 517 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.44% 23.11% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 356 384
Average daily rate £375 £360 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 35
Average hourly rate £102.25 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+309.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.13 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 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
Gloucestershire 0 16 £434 +22.18% 1
Bristol -11 10 £450 +28.57% 2
Dorset - 6 £350 - 2
Wiltshire -10 5 £300 -53.84%
Somerset -19 3 £325 -13.33%
Devon - - - - 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 31 (50.82%) SQL
3 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
4 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.98%) HTML
5 25 (40.98%) Java
5 25 (40.98%) CSS
6 24 (39.34%) Linux
7 22 (36.07%) .NET
8 21 (34.43%) C#
9 20 (32.79%) MySQL
9 20 (32.79%) XML
10 18 (29.51%) TDD
11 17 (27.87%) Oracle
12 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
12 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET
12 16 (26.23%) Scrum
13 15 (24.59%) Web Services
14 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
15 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
15 13 (21.31%) UNIX
15 13 (21.31%) Spring
16 12 (19.67%) PHP
16 12 (19.67%) jQuery
17 11 (18.03%) JDBC
17 11 (18.03%) Validation
17 11 (18.03%) User Experience
18 10 (16.39%) Finance
18 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
18 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 7 (11.48%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
1 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.84%) Umbraco
3 5 (8.20%) CMS
3 5 (8.20%) Apache
4 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.92%) Drupal
5 3 (4.92%) Magnolia
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Magento
1 3 (4.92%) Shopify
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) SSH
2 5 (8.20%) DNS
2 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.56%) SAN
4 3 (4.92%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (4.92%) PuTTY
4 3 (4.92%) LDAP
5 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (32.79%) MySQL
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle Database
5 9 (14.75%) NoSQL
5 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (8.20%) Hazelcast
8 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.92%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (4.92%) Ingres
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (4.92%) JasperReports
8 3 (4.92%) Couchbase
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
1 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
1 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.56%) Gerrit
3 4 (6.56%) Maven
3 4 (6.56%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.64%) MSTest
6 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.64%) Moq
6 1 (1.64%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.64%) xUnit.net
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 19 (31.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Architect
3 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Tester
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) HTML
1 25 (40.98%) CSS
2 22 (36.07%) .NET
3 20 (32.79%) XML
4 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET
5 15 (24.59%) Web Services
6 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
7 13 (21.31%) Spring
8 12 (19.67%) jQuery
9 11 (18.03%) JDBC
10 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
11 9 (14.75%) RESTful
12 8 (13.11%) Ajax
12 8 (13.11%) XSLT
12 8 (13.11%) XHTML
13 7 (11.48%) SAML
13 7 (11.48%) JSP
13 7 (11.48%) Struts
13 7 (11.48%) Spring Security
14 6 (9.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) User Experience
2 9 (14.75%) Clustering
3 6 (9.84%) Wiki
4 3 (4.92%) Mashup
4 3 (4.92%) Taxonomies
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.92%) Open Source
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Statistics
6 1 (1.64%) DTV
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) UNIX
3 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.20%) VMS
5 4 (6.56%) Fedora
5 4 (6.56%) CentOS
6 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.92%) Windows
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) TDD
3 16 (26.23%) Scrum
4 11 (18.03%) Validation
5 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
5 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.39%) BDD
6 9 (14.75%) OO
7 8 (13.11%) Migration
7 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (13.11%) Web Design
7 8 (13.11%) Content Management
7 8 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.84%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 6 (9.84%) Refactoring
8 6 (9.84%) Code Coverage
8 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.20%) MVC
9 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) JavaScript
3 25 (40.98%) Java
4 21 (34.43%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) PHP
6 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.84%) Perl
6 6 (9.84%) PHP5
7 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.20%) Korn
8 1 (1.64%) sed
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Shibboleth
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (8.20%) NFS
2 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Sitecore
3 7 (11.48%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.48%) Zend
3 7 (11.48%) IBM
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) Informatica
4 5 (8.20%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
6 3 (4.92%) Sun
6 3 (4.92%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 6 days ago