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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 136 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.50% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.09% 2.27% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.09 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -1.35%
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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
640 704 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.59% 22.16% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 447 324
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
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 27 April 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 -
Wiltshire - 2 - - 2
Gloucestershire -16 1 £358 +2.14%
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) MySQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (15.00%) Python
7 3 (15.00%) JUnit
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) Informatica
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) GIS

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) OpenROAD
2 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) Ingres
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (5.00%) HBase
6 1 (5.00%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JUnit
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Database Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) OpenROAD Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) Lucene
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) REST
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) XAML
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) ESRI
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Percona
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau