The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 57 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 17 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 3.17% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.51% 12.36% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 3
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£325 £253 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £250 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
RDBMS
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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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 178 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.94% 25.65% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 125 102
Average daily rate £325 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% +95.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -20 11 £325 +28.71%
West Wales - 5 £325 -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 27 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 21 (77.78%) Scrum
5 14 (51.85%) NHS
5 14 (51.85%) Oracle
6 13 (48.15%) OOP
6 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
7 11 (40.74%) SDLC
7 11 (40.74%) Delphi
7 11 (40.74%) Firebird
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
8 10 (37.04%) Windows
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
8 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (29.63%) InterBase
10 7 (25.93%) OO
10 7 (25.93%) UML
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.93%) .NET
11 6 (22.22%) C#
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 6 (22.22%) LINQ
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
11 6 (22.22%) WCF
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
12 5 (18.52%) Mentoring

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (40.74%) Firebird
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
4 8 (29.63%) InterBase
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (7.41%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Ant
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Software Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Delphi Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) WCF
2 6 (22.22%) LINQ
2 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) XHTML
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.81%) WinForms
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) JSF
4 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 4 (14.81%) J2EE
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (14.81%) JPA
4 4 (14.81%) Facelets
5 3 (11.11%) Spring Batch
5 3 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) NHS
2 4 (14.81%) GIS
2 4 (14.81%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) OOP
3 13 (48.15%) Unit Testing
4 11 (40.74%) SDLC
5 7 (25.93%) OO
5 7 (25.93%) UML
6 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 5 (18.52%) Coaching
7 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Data Governance
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) OOD
8 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (11.11%) MVVM
8 3 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Delphi
3 10 (37.04%) PL/SQL
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) IBM