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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 131 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 13 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 5.81% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 31
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£344 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £333 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £387 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.70 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
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
671 620 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.43% 25.02% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 408 386
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 3 £230 - 3
Bristol -27 3 £600 +60.00%
Somerset -4 2 £260 - 2
Dorset -5 1 £700 -
Wiltshire -17 1 £363 +13.72% 2
Devon - - - - 5
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 54 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 30 (55.56%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
4 24 (44.44%) HTML
5 23 (42.59%) CSS
6 20 (37.04%) Linux
7 18 (33.33%) UNIX
8 17 (31.48%) MySQL
9 16 (29.63%) XML
10 15 (27.78%) JDBC
10 15 (27.78%) Oracle
10 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
11 14 (25.93%) PHP
12 13 (24.07%) Web Services
13 12 (22.22%) .NET
13 12 (22.22%) Spring
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (20.37%) C#
14 11 (20.37%) Validation
15 10 (18.52%) Finance
15 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
15 10 (18.52%) IBM
15 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
15 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
16 9 (16.67%) Ajax
16 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
16 9 (16.67%) Spring Security

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) CMS
4 4 (7.41%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.56%) Drupal
5 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 3 (5.56%) Magnolia
6 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.85%) SAS
7 1 (1.85%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) DNS
2 7 (12.96%) HTTPS
2 7 (12.96%) SSH
3 5 (9.26%) PuTTY
4 3 (5.56%) LDAP
4 3 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (5.56%) NAS
4 3 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 17 (31.48%) MySQL
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
6 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
6 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (11.11%) Ingres
7 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
8 5 (9.26%) JasperReports
9 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (5.56%) CouchDB
10 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (5.56%) HBase
10 3 (5.56%) Couchbase
10 3 (5.56%) Voldemort
10 3 (5.56%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.96%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.26%) PHPUnit
3 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.26%) FitNesse
4 3 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) GitLab
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) OBIEE Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Database Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) HTML
2 23 (42.59%) CSS
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) JDBC
5 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 13 (24.07%) Web Services
7 12 (22.22%) .NET
7 12 (22.22%) Spring
8 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.67%) JSP
9 9 (16.67%) Struts
9 9 (16.67%) Ajax
9 9 (16.67%) Spring Security
10 8 (14.81%) SAML
11 7 (12.96%) RESTful
12 6 (11.11%) HTML5
12 6 (11.11%) Laravel
12 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 5 (9.26%) LAMP
13 5 (9.26%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 3 (5.56%) Mashup
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.56%) Taxonomies
4 3 (5.56%) DTV
5 2 (3.70%) GIS
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (12.96%) VMS
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
6 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Validation
2 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.67%) OO
4 9 (16.67%) Migration
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 8 (14.81%) Scrum
5 8 (14.81%) Content Management
5 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) MVC
7 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.26%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.26%) Change Control
8 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) Java
1 30 (55.56%) SQL
2 25 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.93%) PHP
4 11 (20.37%) C#
5 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (16.67%) Perl
7 7 (12.96%) Korn
8 5 (9.26%) Python
9 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
10 3 (5.56%) C++
10 3 (5.56%) C
11 2 (3.70%) PHP5
11 2 (3.70%) VBA
12 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Shibboleth
2 7 (12.96%) NFS
2 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) IBM
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.26%) Informatica
6 4 (7.41%) Sitecore
7 3 (5.56%) ForgeRock
7 3 (5.56%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) Sun
8 2 (3.70%) ESRI
8 2 (3.70%) Percona
8 2 (3.70%) Zend
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago