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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 115 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 28 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.01% 3.21% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 14
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£375 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £405 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £31.90 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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
698 499 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.20% 22.32% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 344 384
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 31
Average hourly rate £36.40 £28.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.60% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.84 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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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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
Bristol -13 8 £450 +20.00% 1
Dorset +7 6 £375 -11.76% 2
Gloucestershire -12 5 £230 -35.21% 10
Wiltshire -16 3 £363 +18.85% 1
Somerset -10 1 £375 +19.04%
Devon - - - - 2
RDBMS
England

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 34 (53.13%) Java
4 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
5 27 (42.19%) Linux
6 26 (40.63%) HTML
6 26 (40.63%) CSS
7 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (31.25%) MySQL
8 20 (31.25%) Oracle
9 19 (29.69%) XML
10 18 (28.13%) UNIX
11 17 (26.56%) Web Services
12 16 (25.00%) JDBC
12 16 (25.00%) .NET
12 16 (25.00%) Spring
13 15 (23.44%) C#
13 15 (23.44%) PHP
13 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
14 13 (20.31%) Finance
14 13 (20.31%) Validation
14 13 (20.31%) TDD
14 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
15 12 (18.75%) Scrum
15 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (17.19%) IBM
16 11 (17.19%) OO
16 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
16 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
16 11 (17.19%) Clustering

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 10 (15.63%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.94%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) CMS
4 4 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 4 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (6.25%) JBoss
5 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 3 (4.69%) Drupal
5 3 (4.69%) Magnolia
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.56%) SAS
7 1 (1.56%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.69%) Magento
1 3 (4.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) SAN
2 7 (10.94%) DNS
2 7 (10.94%) HTTPS
2 7 (10.94%) SSH
3 5 (7.81%) Internet
3 5 (7.81%) PuTTY
4 3 (4.69%) LDAP
4 3 (4.69%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (4.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (31.25%) MySQL
3 13 (20.31%) Oracle Database
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
5 10 (15.63%) NoSQL
6 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
9 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
9 6 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (9.38%) Ingres
10 5 (7.81%) JasperReports
10 5 (7.81%) Hazelcast
11 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (4.69%) Jackrabbit
12 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
12 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (4.69%) HBase
12 3 (4.69%) Couchbase
12 3 (4.69%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.81%) FitNesse
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.25%) Maven
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.25%) Gerrit
5 3 (4.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.56%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Umbraco Developer
6 3 (4.69%) OBIEE Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Agile Tester
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Tester
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.63%) HTML
1 26 (40.63%) CSS
2 19 (29.69%) XML
3 17 (26.56%) Web Services
4 16 (25.00%) JDBC
4 16 (25.00%) .NET
4 16 (25.00%) Spring
5 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
6 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
7 10 (15.63%) JSP
7 10 (15.63%) Struts
7 10 (15.63%) Ajax
7 10 (15.63%) Spring Security
7 10 (15.63%) jQuery
7 10 (15.63%) RESTful
8 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.06%) SAML
9 6 (9.38%) XSLT
9 6 (9.38%) XHTML
9 6 (9.38%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Clustering
2 9 (14.06%) User Experience
3 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.25%) Wiki
4 4 (6.25%) Open Source
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) Mashup
5 3 (4.69%) Taxonomies
5 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) DTV
6 2 (3.13%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Linux
2 18 (28.13%) UNIX
3 7 (10.94%) VMS
3 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 3 (4.69%) Fedora
4 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.69%) CentOS
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) TDD
2 13 (20.31%) Validation
3 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (18.75%) Scrum
4 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.19%) OO
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.06%) Migration
6 8 (12.50%) Content Management
6 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.94%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) Data Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
8 6 (9.38%) Web Design
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.81%) UML
9 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) SQL
2 34 (53.13%) Java
3 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.44%) C#
4 15 (23.44%) PHP
5 10 (15.63%) Bash Shell
6 9 (14.06%) Perl
7 7 (10.94%) Korn
8 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
9 5 (7.81%) PHP5
10 3 (4.69%) C
10 3 (4.69%) Python
10 3 (4.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Shibboleth
2 7 (10.94%) NFS
2 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) IBM
3 7 (10.94%) Informatica
3 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 6 (9.38%) Sitecore
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.81%) Zend
6 3 (4.69%) ForgeRock
6 3 (4.69%) SAP
6 3 (4.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 3 days ago