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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 83 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 63 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.87% 1.30% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 5.88% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £330 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.42% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £31.90 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +155.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.83%
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
693 476 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.56% 22.15% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 316 379
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £465 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 36
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Bristol -6 24 £400 +37.93% 4
Gloucestershire -6 14 £400 +12.67% 7
Dorset 0 8 £375 -25.00% 7
Wiltshire - 8 £300 - 5
Devon -15 1 £315 +0.80% 3
Somerset -17 1 £375 - 9
Cornwall - - - -
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England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (55.93%) RDBMS
2 61 (51.69%) SQL
3 53 (44.92%) Java
4 46 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 40 (33.90%) SQL Server
6 38 (32.20%) .NET
7 37 (31.36%) C#
7 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (30.51%) HTML
8 36 (30.51%) CSS
8 36 (30.51%) Linux
9 33 (27.97%) MySQL
9 33 (27.97%) PHP
10 28 (23.73%) Oracle
10 28 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (22.03%) Scrum
11 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
12 25 (21.19%) XML
13 23 (19.49%) UNIX
14 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
15 21 (17.80%) Web Services
15 21 (17.80%) OO
15 21 (17.80%) TDD
15 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
16 20 (16.95%) Perl
17 19 (16.10%) jQuery
18 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
18 18 (15.25%) Spring
18 18 (15.25%) Bash Shell
19 17 (14.41%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (14.41%) Apache
2 11 (9.32%) Umbraco
3 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.47%) IIS
4 9 (7.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.63%) nginx
4 9 (7.63%) Confluence
4 9 (7.63%) MediaWiki
5 7 (5.93%) CMS
6 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
7 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.24%) JBoss
7 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.39%) SAS
8 4 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (2.54%) Drupal
9 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.54%) Magnolia
9 3 (2.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Magento
1 3 (2.54%) Shopify
2 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) LDAP
2 9 (7.63%) LAN
2 9 (7.63%) WAN
2 9 (7.63%) VPN
2 9 (7.63%) OSPF
2 9 (7.63%) BGP
2 9 (7.63%) EIGRP
2 9 (7.63%) Firewall
2 9 (7.63%) IPsec
2 9 (7.63%) Network Security
2 9 (7.63%) IPv6
3 8 (6.78%) Internet
4 7 (5.93%) SAN
4 7 (5.93%) SSH
4 7 (5.93%) DNS
4 7 (5.93%) HTTPS
5 5 (4.24%) PuTTY
6 3 (2.54%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.69%) NAS
8 1 (0.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (55.93%) RDBMS
2 40 (33.90%) SQL Server
3 33 (27.97%) MySQL
4 15 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
6 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
6 11 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (6.78%) Hadoop
9 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (4.24%) JasperReports
11 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (4.24%) Ingres
11 5 (4.24%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (4.24%) Hazelcast
12 4 (3.39%) Big Data
12 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.86%) Cucumber
3 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.17%) Subversion
5 9 (7.63%) JIRA
5 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.63%) FitNesse
5 9 (7.63%) Hudson
6 7 (5.93%) Maven
7 5 (4.24%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (3.39%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.54%) Ant
9 3 (2.54%) ClearCase
9 3 (2.54%) Selenium
9 3 (2.54%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.85%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.85%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 13 (11.02%) Finance
2 5 (4.24%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.69%) Electronics
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (67.80%) Developer
2 28 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.56%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.02%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Architect
7 7 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Tester
9 5 (4.24%) Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Umbraco Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (32.20%) .NET
2 36 (30.51%) HTML
2 36 (30.51%) CSS
3 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
4 25 (21.19%) XML
5 21 (17.80%) Web Services
6 19 (16.10%) jQuery
7 18 (15.25%) Spring
7 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
8 17 (14.41%) Hibernate
9 15 (12.71%) JDBC
10 14 (11.86%) LAMP
11 13 (11.02%) RESTful
12 12 (10.17%) Struts
13 10 (8.47%) XSLT
13 10 (8.47%) XHTML
13 10 (8.47%) Ajax
14 9 (7.63%) JSP
14 9 (7.63%) Spring Security
15 8 (6.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Wiki
2 15 (12.71%) User Experience
3 13 (11.02%) Clustering
4 9 (7.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.24%) Open Source
5 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.54%) Mashup
6 3 (2.54%) Taxonomies
6 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) NHS
7 2 (1.69%) DTV
7 2 (1.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.51%) Linux
2 23 (19.49%) UNIX
3 13 (11.02%) Windows
4 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.32%) Ubuntu
5 10 (8.47%) CentOS
6 9 (7.63%) Debian
7 7 (5.93%) VMS
7 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.54%) Fedora
9 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (22.03%) Scrum
4 21 (17.80%) TDD
4 21 (17.80%) OO
5 17 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (12.71%) MVC
7 13 (11.02%) Data Modelling
7 13 (11.02%) Unit Testing
8 12 (10.17%) BDD
8 12 (10.17%) Validation
9 11 (9.32%) Test Automation
10 10 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (8.47%) Web Design
10 10 (8.47%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.47%) DevOps
11 9 (7.63%) Migration
11 9 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (7.63%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (6.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (51.69%) SQL
2 53 (44.92%) Java
3 46 (38.98%) JavaScript
4 37 (31.36%) C#
5 33 (27.97%) PHP
6 20 (16.95%) Perl
7 18 (15.25%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.63%) Ruby
9 8 (6.78%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.93%) Korn
10 7 (5.93%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.24%) Python
11 5 (4.24%) PHP5
11 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.54%) Lua
12 3 (2.54%) C
12 3 (2.54%) Delphi
13 2 (1.69%) C++
14 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.17%) Degree
3 7 (5.93%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) HNC
5 2 (1.69%) HND
5 2 (1.69%) CCNA
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.85%) MCITP
6 1 (0.85%) MCSE
6 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.63%) Postfix
2 9 (7.63%) XenServer
2 9 (7.63%) Samba
3 8 (6.78%) Shibboleth
4 7 (5.93%) NFS
4 7 (5.93%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (13.56%) Puppet
2 9 (7.63%) ZABBIX
3 5 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (23.73%) Oracle
2 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (13.56%) VMware
4 14 (11.86%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.47%) Sitecore
5 10 (8.47%) Citrix
6 9 (7.63%) IBM
7 8 (6.78%) Business Objects
8 5 (4.24%) Informatica
8 5 (4.24%) Zend
9 3 (2.54%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.54%) Sun
10 2 (1.69%) SAP
11 1 (0.85%) Cognos
11 1 (0.85%) Sybase
11 1 (0.85%) Teradata
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