The table below looks at the statistics for InterBase skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InterBase over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embarcadero InterBase
Rank 621 - 596
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing InterBase 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% - 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.068% - 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
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£325 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13194 12124 11888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.60% 21.45% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8683 7513 7343
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 186 208
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.91 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% +1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £13.27 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

InterBase
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InterBase within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

InterBase Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

InterBase
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing InterBase within the UK.

InterBase Daily Rate Trend in the UK

InterBase
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InterBase within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

InterBase Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

InterBase
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing InterBase within the UK.

InterBase Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

InterBase
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InterBase within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Wales - 8 £325 -
Carmarthenshire - 4 £325 -
South Wales - 4 £243 -
West Wales - 4 £325 -
Carmarthen - 3 £325 -
London - 1 - -
England - 1 - -

InterBase
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InterBase 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 InterBase.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Delphi
2 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
2 8 (88.89%) Firebird
2 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) NHS
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) BPEL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Sybase
7 1 (11.11%) DB2
7 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) RAD

InterBase
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InterBase 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 InterBase. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
1 8 (88.89%) Firebird
1 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Ingres
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Delphi
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft