The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 289 274 273
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 438 470 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 3.56% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 290 234
Median daily rate £450 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.97 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +24.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.97 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-16.21% +24.53%

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
12104 13209 12032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.41% 23.14% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8056 8627 7434
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 191 201
Median hourly rate £29.94 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 378 £450 +5.88% 128
London -31 183 £513 +7.89% 63
South East +10 49 £425 +26.86% 10
Scotland -5 48 £425 +20.56% 10
Glasgow +13 41 £425 +20.56% 7
West Midlands -9 41 £450 +6.50% 3
City of London +4 30 £500 -4.76% 5
North West +1 29 £420 +12.00% 20
Berkshire +16 27 £433 +29.10% 2
North East -11 24 £320 - 5
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 23 £320 - 5
Tyne and Wear -28 23 £320 - 5
Yorkshire +8 22 £400 -3.61% 4
Lancashire -9 17 £420 +12.00% 4
West Yorkshire +5 16 £400 -3.61% 3
Birmingham +4 16 £450 - 1
East of England +10 15 £438 +16.66% 6
Leeds +4 15 £400 -3.61% 3
Hertfordshire +7 10 £288 -7.25% 2
Shropshire - 10 £528 - 1
Reading +10 9 £381 -4.68% 1
East Midlands 0 9 £439 -10.13% 6
Blackpool -2 9 £423 +12.66%
Surrey -9 9 £438 +17.05% 3
Telford - 9 £528 - 1
Manchester +4 7 £425 +49.12% 9
Hampshire -6 6 £413 +91.86% 1
South West -12 6 £348 -22.77% 11
Derbyshire +7 5 £495 +9.81%
Warwickshire -9 5 £350 -17.64%

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 872 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 467 (53.56%) Oracle
3 416 (47.71%) SQL
4 361 (41.40%) Java
5 276 (31.65%) Oracle Database
6 273 (31.31%) SQL Server
7 253 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
8 240 (27.52%) Linux
9 173 (19.84%) Finance
10 163 (18.69%) JavaScript
11 161 (18.46%) Unix
12 149 (17.09%) HTML
13 142 (16.28%) Windows
14 134 (15.37%) OO
15 130 (14.91%) Web Services
15 130 (14.91%) Microsoft
16 129 (14.79%) .NET
17 126 (14.45%) SDLC
18 125 (14.33%) C#
19 123 (14.11%) CSS
20 122 (13.99%) XML
21 119 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
21 119 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
22 116 (13.30%) Perl
22 116 (13.30%) Spring
23 108 (12.39%) PL/SQL
24 100 (11.47%) Python
25 98 (11.24%) Scrum
26 97 (11.12%) MVC
27 96 (11.01%) Data Modelling

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (7.80%) WebLogic
2 34 (3.90%) JBoss
2 34 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 33 (3.78%) Apache Spark
4 31 (3.56%) Tuxedo
5 24 (2.75%) IIS
6 21 (2.41%) WebSphere
7 20 (2.29%) Apache
8 18 (2.06%) SAS
8 18 (2.06%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.15%) CMS
10 8 (0.92%) Liferay
11 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.80%) nginx
12 6 (0.69%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
13 5 (0.57%) Drupal
13 5 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.57%) Joomla!
13 5 (0.57%) WordPress
14 4 (0.46%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 56 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.18%) MS Office
3 11 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) GIMP
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.38%) BusinessWorks
3 10 (1.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 8 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.46%) Global One
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.34%) Endur
8 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.23%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.11%) Maximo
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.11%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.83%) SaaS
4 10 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.92%) PaaS
6 6 (0.69%) GitHub
7 5 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.57%) IaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.11%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.11%) Firebase
10 1 (0.11%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.24%) Internet
2 36 (4.13%) HTTP
3 34 (3.90%) DNS
4 23 (2.64%) DHCP
4 23 (2.64%) SSL
5 22 (2.52%) TCP/IP
6 18 (2.06%) SAN
7 12 (1.38%) FTP
8 11 (1.26%) IPsec
8 11 (1.26%) VLAN
9 10 (1.15%) Firewall
10 9 (1.03%) LDAP
11 5 (0.57%) NAS
11 5 (0.57%) SMTP
12 4 (0.46%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.23%) BGP
13 2 (0.23%) EIGRP
13 2 (0.23%) LAN
13 2 (0.23%) MPLS
13 2 (0.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 872 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 276 (31.65%) Oracle Database
3 273 (31.31%) SQL Server
4 88 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (10.09%) DB2
4 88 (10.09%) NoSQL
5 83 (9.52%) MySQL
6 69 (7.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 67 (7.68%) Hadoop
8 64 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
9 50 (5.73%) MongoDB
10 46 (5.28%) Big Data
11 41 (4.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 41 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 34 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
12 34 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
13 30 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 29 (3.33%) Apache Hive
14 29 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
15 26 (2.98%) HBase
Development Applications
1 92 (10.55%) Jenkins
2 91 (10.44%) JUnit
3 68 (7.80%) Git (software)
4 61 (7.00%) Maven
5 42 (4.82%) Visual Studio
6 40 (4.59%) Ant
7 37 (4.24%) JIRA
8 31 (3.56%) Eclipse
9 29 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (3.33%) Toad
10 27 (3.10%) Subversion
11 22 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
12 20 (2.29%) Selenium
13 19 (2.18%) Hudson
14 18 (2.06%) ClearQuest
14 18 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (1.83%) JBehave
15 16 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
16 15 (1.72%) Artifactory
16 15 (1.72%) PVCS
General
1 173 (19.84%) Finance
2 92 (10.55%) Banking
3 39 (4.47%) Front Office
4 36 (4.13%) Investment Banking
5 33 (3.78%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.64%) Marketing
8 13 (1.49%) Retail
9 12 (1.38%) Back Office
9 12 (1.38%) Legal
10 9 (1.03%) Games
11 7 (0.80%) Billing
12 5 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.46%) German Language
13 4 (0.46%) Law
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 421 (48.28%) Developer
2 132 (15.14%) Java Developer
3 95 (10.89%) Architect
4 94 (10.78%) DBA
5 70 (8.03%) Analyst
6 57 (6.54%) .NET Developer
7 56 (6.42%) Oracle DBA
8 51 (5.85%) Senior Developer
9 42 (4.82%) Administrator
10 40 (4.59%) Oracle Developer
11 35 (4.01%) SQL Developer
11 35 (4.01%) Technical Leader
12 32 (3.67%) Consultant
13 29 (3.33%) Agile Developer
14 28 (3.21%) Data Architect
15 25 (2.87%) ASP.NET Developer
15 25 (2.87%) C# Developer
15 25 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
16 23 (2.64%) C++ Developer
16 23 (2.64%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (17.09%) HTML
2 130 (14.91%) Web Services
3 129 (14.79%) .NET
4 123 (14.11%) CSS
5 122 (13.99%) XML
6 116 (13.30%) Spring
7 79 (9.06%) REST
8 58 (6.65%) Hibernate
8 58 (6.65%) JMS
9 54 (6.19%) ASP.NET
10 53 (6.08%) JSON
11 52 (5.96%) SOAP
12 40 (4.59%) J2EE
13 39 (4.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (4.47%) J2SE
14 36 (4.13%) AngularJS
15 34 (3.90%) JSP
15 34 (3.90%) RESTful
16 33 (3.78%) Java EE
16 33 (3.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 119 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.31%) Clustering
3 45 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 37 (4.24%) N-Tier
5 35 (4.01%) Data Integration
6 28 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.98%) User Experience
8 25 (2.87%) Computer Science
9 24 (2.75%) Replication
10 23 (2.64%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.18%) Equity Derivative
12 17 (1.95%) Reference Data
13 16 (1.83%) Derivative
14 15 (1.72%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.72%) Equities
14 15 (1.72%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.61%) Data Centre
15 14 (1.61%) Fixed Income
16 13 (1.49%) Mathematics
17 9 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 240 (27.52%) Linux
2 161 (18.46%) Unix
3 142 (16.28%) Windows
4 49 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (2.98%) AIX
7 22 (2.52%) Solaris
8 11 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.15%) Android
10 8 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.69%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.46%) CentOS
12 4 (0.46%) HPUX
12 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (15.37%) OO
3 126 (14.45%) SDLC
4 119 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
5 98 (11.24%) Scrum
6 97 (11.12%) MVC
7 96 (11.01%) Data Modelling
8 94 (10.78%) ETL
9 91 (10.44%) Software Engineering
10 81 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
11 79 (9.06%) TDD
12 71 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
13 70 (8.03%) Unit Testing
14 67 (7.68%) Migration
15 55 (6.31%) ITIL
16 54 (6.19%) OOD
17 49 (5.62%) BDD
17 49 (5.62%) DevOps
18 47 (5.39%) OOP
19 46 (5.28%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 416 (47.71%) SQL
2 361 (41.40%) Java
3 163 (18.69%) JavaScript
4 125 (14.33%) C#
5 116 (13.30%) Perl
6 108 (12.39%) PL/SQL
7 100 (11.47%) Python
8 81 (9.29%) Shell Script
9 76 (8.72%) C++
10 62 (7.11%) Bash Shell
11 58 (6.65%) Ruby
12 55 (6.31%) C
13 52 (5.96%) VB
14 50 (5.73%) Scala
15 43 (4.93%) T-SQL
16 33 (3.78%) COBOL
17 19 (2.18%) PHP
18 16 (1.83%) VBA
19 14 (1.61%) PowerShell
20 13 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 94 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 74 (8.49%) Degree
2 74 (8.49%) SC Cleared
3 41 (4.70%) Oracle Certification
4 23 (2.64%) OCP
5 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.03%) OCPJP
6 8 (0.92%) ISEB
7 7 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.80%) OCA
7 7 (0.80%) OCAJ
8 5 (0.57%) CCNP
8 5 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.57%) MCDBA
8 5 (0.57%) PMP
8 5 (0.57%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.46%) CCNA
9 4 (0.46%) MCSE
10 3 (0.34%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.34%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.47%) Data Quality
2 30 (3.44%) QA
3 11 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.57%) SLA
5 2 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 54 (6.19%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (2.75%) Active Directory
3 23 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.06%) Docker
5 13 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 13 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.46%) HDFS
8 3 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.23%) NFS
9 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (3.44%) Puppet
2 28 (3.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (1.61%) BladeLogic
4 13 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 13 (1.49%) Kibana
5 12 (1.38%) Ansible
6 10 (1.15%) Nagios
7 9 (1.03%) Kubernetes
7 9 (1.03%) TIBCO Hawk
8 8 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.80%) Control-M
10 5 (0.57%) collectd
10 5 (0.57%) Foglight
10 5 (0.57%) Icinga
10 5 (0.57%) Legato
10 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.46%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 467 (53.56%) Oracle
2 130 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 94 (10.78%) Sybase
4 47 (5.39%) IBM
5 45 (5.16%) VMware
6 44 (5.05%) Red Hat
7 31 (3.56%) Micro Focus
8 28 (3.21%) Cloudera
9 20 (2.29%) TIBCO
10 19 (2.18%) HP
11 18 (2.06%) Pega
12 16 (1.83%) Talend
13 15 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (1.61%) Informatica
14 14 (1.61%) MuleSoft
15 11 (1.26%) Adobe
15 11 (1.26%) Cognos
15 11 (1.26%) Platfora
15 11 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (1.15%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £308 - 343 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £35 - £48 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £480 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,302 to £30,237 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £345 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Borough Council of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk
Rate: Salary between £25302 and £30237 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago