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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 49 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 31 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.86% 0.69% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.20% 2.38% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £287 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £333 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £52.75 £33.43
% change year-on-year
-33.64% +57.79%
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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
254 168 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 31.59% 28.97% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 105 61
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 4
Average hourly rate £21.80 £14.30 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.44% -23.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £11.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £97.00 £22.50 £19.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 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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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 -3 11 £344 +13.16%
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 43 (93.48%) SQL
3 25 (54.35%) Java
3 25 (54.35%) Spring
4 22 (47.83%) Open Source
4 22 (47.83%) UNIX
4 22 (47.83%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) MongoDB
6 19 (41.30%) Windows
7 16 (34.78%) Scrum
8 14 (30.43%) Hibernate
8 14 (30.43%) XML
9 13 (28.26%) UML
9 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
9 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 13 (28.26%) HTML
9 13 (28.26%) J2EE
9 13 (28.26%) Oracle
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) SOAP
11 11 (23.91%) SOA
11 11 (23.91%) RAD
11 11 (23.91%) TDD
11 11 (23.91%) MVC
11 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
11 11 (23.91%) REST
11 11 (23.91%) JSON
11 11 (23.91%) AMQP
12 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 6 (13.04%) OpenROAD
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) GitHub
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) AMQP
2 7 (15.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 22 (47.83%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (45.65%) MongoDB
4 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
6 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (13.04%) Ingres
8 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.17%) QlikView
10 1 (2.17%) DB2
10 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Maven
2 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.52%) OpenROAD Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Designer
7 1 (2.17%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) Spring
2 14 (30.43%) XML
2 14 (30.43%) Hibernate
3 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 13 (28.26%) J2EE
4 11 (23.91%) SOAP
4 11 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (23.91%) REST
4 11 (23.91%) JSON
5 10 (21.74%) Spring MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Web Services
7 4 (8.70%) Apache Camel
8 3 (6.52%) PrimeFaces
8 3 (6.52%) JSF
8 3 (6.52%) JPA
8 3 (6.52%) Spring Batch
8 3 (6.52%) XSLT
9 2 (4.35%) XHTML
9 2 (4.35%) Facelets
9 2 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (47.83%) Open Source
2 10 (21.74%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) Statistics
3 2 (4.35%) Taxonomies
3 2 (4.35%) GIS
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) UNIX
2 19 (41.30%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) CentOS
3 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.04%) AIX
5 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 13 (28.26%) UML
3 13 (28.26%) Data Modelling
4 11 (23.91%) SOA
4 11 (23.91%) RAD
4 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) MVC
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.22%) Database Tuning
7 6 (13.04%) DevOps
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.70%) Coaching
9 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) ETL
10 3 (6.52%) Change Management
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) Java
3 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft