The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 80 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 69 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.07% 1.48% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.27% 6.42% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +26.49%
Relational Database
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
612 514 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 22.99% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 355 369
Average daily rate £375 £360 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £44.75 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the South West region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the South West region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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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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 +6 26 £388 +10.71% 5
Gloucestershire 0 19 £421 +18.66% 4
Dorset -3 7 £350 -30.00% 2
Wiltshire -4 6 £300 -53.84% 7
Somerset -16 4 £325 -13.33% 5
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - - 2
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England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 66 (54.55%) SQL
2 63 (52.07%) RDBMS
3 53 (43.80%) Java
4 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
4 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (32.23%) Linux
6 38 (31.40%) .NET
6 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
7 34 (28.10%) PHP
7 34 (28.10%) C#
8 33 (27.27%) MySQL
9 30 (24.79%) HTML
9 30 (24.79%) CSS
9 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (22.31%) Oracle
11 25 (20.66%) Scrum
11 25 (20.66%) XML
12 24 (19.83%) ASP.NET
13 23 (19.01%) Jenkins
14 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.36%) Perl
16 20 (16.53%) Web Services
16 20 (16.53%) UNIX
16 20 (16.53%) TDD
17 19 (15.70%) .NET Framework
17 19 (15.70%) Wiki
17 19 (15.70%) OO
17 19 (15.70%) Red Hat
18 18 (14.88%) Apache
18 18 (14.88%) jQuery

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.88%) Apache
2 12 (9.92%) Confluence
2 12 (9.92%) nginx
2 12 (9.92%) MediaWiki
3 10 (8.26%) IIS
4 9 (7.44%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.61%) Umbraco
6 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
6 7 (5.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.96%) CMS
7 6 (4.96%) MS Exchange
8 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (2.48%) Node.js
10 3 (2.48%) Magnolia
10 3 (2.48%) SAS
10 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.48%) Drupal
11 2 (1.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Shopify
1 3 (2.48%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) LDAP
2 12 (9.92%) Network Security
2 12 (9.92%) IPv6
2 12 (9.92%) VPN
2 12 (9.92%) LAN
2 12 (9.92%) WAN
2 12 (9.92%) BGP
2 12 (9.92%) EIGRP
2 12 (9.92%) OSPF
2 12 (9.92%) Firewall
2 12 (9.92%) IPsec
3 8 (6.61%) Internet
4 5 (4.13%) DNS
4 5 (4.13%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.13%) SSH
5 4 (3.31%) SAN
6 3 (2.48%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (2.48%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (52.07%) RDBMS
2 38 (31.40%) SQL Server
3 33 (27.27%) MySQL
4 16 (13.22%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.74%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (10.74%) Oracle Database
6 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
7 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.13%) Hazelcast
10 5 (4.13%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.48%) Couchbase
12 3 (2.48%) Big Data
12 3 (2.48%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Jenkins
2 18 (14.88%) Git (software)
3 16 (13.22%) Subversion
4 14 (11.57%) Cucumber
5 12 (9.92%) Hudson
5 12 (9.92%) JIRA
6 9 (7.44%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.44%) FitNesse
7 7 (5.79%) Maven
8 4 (3.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.31%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.48%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (2.48%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.48%) ClearCase
9 3 (2.48%) Ant
9 3 (2.48%) Selenium
10 2 (1.65%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.83%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 16 (13.22%) Finance
2 3 (2.48%) Banking
2 3 (2.48%) Retail
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (61.16%) Developer
2 26 (21.49%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.22%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Architect
5 12 (9.92%) .NET Developer
6 11 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Analyst
8 7 (5.79%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) Administrator
9 6 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.13%) Tester
10 5 (4.13%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.13%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.31%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (2.48%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.40%) .NET
2 30 (24.79%) HTML
2 30 (24.79%) CSS
3 25 (20.66%) XML
4 24 (19.83%) ASP.NET
5 20 (16.53%) Web Services
6 19 (15.70%) .NET Framework
7 18 (14.88%) jQuery
8 17 (14.05%) LAMP
9 16 (13.22%) Spring
10 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
10 13 (10.74%) RESTful
11 11 (9.09%) JDBC
12 10 (8.26%) Struts
13 8 (6.61%) Ajax
13 8 (6.61%) XHTML
13 8 (6.61%) XSLT
13 8 (6.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (5.79%) CSS3
14 7 (5.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Wiki
2 15 (12.40%) User Experience
3 11 (9.09%) Clustering
4 8 (6.61%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.31%) Open Source
7 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.48%) Mashup
7 3 (2.48%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.65%) Statistics
8 2 (1.65%) NHS
8 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.83%) iSeries
9 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (32.23%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) UNIX
3 16 (13.22%) Windows
4 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (11.57%) Ubuntu
5 12 (9.92%) Debian
6 11 (9.09%) CentOS
7 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.13%) VMS
9 4 (3.31%) Fedora
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (20.66%) Scrum
4 20 (16.53%) TDD
5 19 (15.70%) OO
6 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
7 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (10.74%) BDD
8 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.92%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (9.92%) DevOps
9 12 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (9.92%) MVC
10 11 (9.09%) Validation
10 11 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.61%) Web Design
11 8 (6.61%) Migration
11 8 (6.61%) Content Management
11 8 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.55%) SQL
2 53 (43.80%) Java
3 40 (33.06%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.10%) PHP
4 34 (28.10%) C#
5 21 (17.36%) Perl
6 17 (14.05%) Bash Shell
7 13 (10.74%) Ruby
8 9 (7.44%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.44%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.96%) PHP5
9 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.13%) Korn
11 3 (2.48%) Python
11 3 (2.48%) Delphi
11 3 (2.48%) Lua
12 2 (1.65%) ABAP
13 1 (0.83%) sed
13 1 (0.83%) Groovy
13 1 (0.83%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.09%) Degree
3 7 (5.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.79%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.65%) HNC
4 2 (1.65%) HND
4 2 (1.65%) CCNA
4 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) MCP
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (14.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.92%) Postfix
2 12 (9.92%) XenServer
2 12 (9.92%) Samba
3 7 (5.79%) Shibboleth
4 5 (4.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.13%) NFS
4 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) Puppet
2 12 (9.92%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.48%) Salt
4 1 (0.83%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (22.31%) Oracle
2 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.70%) Red Hat
4 17 (14.05%) VMware
5 13 (10.74%) Citrix
6 10 (8.26%) Sitecore
7 7 (5.79%) IBM
7 7 (5.79%) Zend
8 6 (4.96%) Business Objects
9 5 (4.13%) Informatica
9 5 (4.13%) JBoss
10 3 (2.48%) ForgeRock
10 3 (2.48%) Sun
10 3 (2.48%) SAP
11 2 (1.65%) Teradata
12 1 (0.83%) CA
12 1 (0.83%) Remedy
12 1 (0.83%) Cognos
12 1 (0.83%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 10 days ago