The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database 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 Relational Database over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 46 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 15 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.12% 2.14% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.98% 10.34% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 5
Average daily rate
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£315 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.89% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £341 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £475 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.75 £17.50 £33.07
% change year-on-year
+161.42% -47.08%
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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
215 116 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.41% 20.68% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 74 75
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £295 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.25 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.61% +224.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 March 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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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 12 £400 -15.78% 6
North Wales - - - - 2
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 33 (62.26%) SQL
1 33 (62.26%) RDBMS
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (54.72%) UNIX
3 28 (52.83%) Open Source
4 25 (47.17%) Windows
5 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (39.62%) MongoDB
7 20 (37.74%) REST
7 20 (37.74%) SOAP
8 19 (35.85%) Java
9 18 (33.96%) Scrum
9 18 (33.96%) TDD
9 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (30.19%) SOA
11 15 (28.30%) Spring
11 15 (28.30%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
12 14 (26.42%) AMQP
12 14 (26.42%) MVC
12 14 (26.42%) JSON
12 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.53%) Linux
13 13 (24.53%) Spring MVC
13 13 (24.53%) GitHub
13 13 (24.53%) GitLab
14 12 (22.64%) DevOps
14 12 (22.64%) Web Services
14 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
15 11 (20.75%) Oracle

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (11.32%) OpenROAD
2 3 (5.66%) SAS
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) FileNet
3 1 (1.89%) Zope
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Office
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.53%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) AMQP
2 9 (16.98%) HTTP
3 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) RDBMS
2 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (39.62%) MongoDB
4 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
8 6 (11.32%) MySQL
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (11.32%) Ingres
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.77%) InterBase
10 2 (3.77%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.53%) GitLab
3 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) DBA
3 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.66%) OpenROAD Developer
5 3 (5.66%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) SOAP
1 20 (37.74%) REST
2 15 (28.30%) Spring
2 15 (28.30%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (26.42%) JSON
4 13 (24.53%) Spring MVC
5 12 (22.64%) Web Services
6 6 (11.32%) XML
7 5 (9.43%) Apache Camel
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
9 2 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.89%) Java SE
10 1 (1.89%) Django
10 1 (1.89%) Mason
10 1 (1.89%) HTML
10 1 (1.89%) Struts
10 1 (1.89%) XSLT
10 1 (1.89%) WSDL
10 1 (1.89%) CPAN
10 1 (1.89%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Open Source
2 10 (18.87%) Replication
3 3 (5.66%) NHS
3 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) GIS
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) UNIX
2 25 (47.17%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.21%) CentOS
6 6 (11.32%) AIX
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.96%) TDD
2 18 (33.96%) Scrum
2 18 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (30.19%) SOA
4 14 (26.42%) MVC
5 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
5 12 (22.64%) DevOps
6 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.21%) Database Tuning
7 7 (13.21%) Analytics
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) Workflow
9 4 (7.55%) Change Management
9 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 3 (5.66%) User Stories
10 3 (5.66%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) Perl
3 5 (9.43%) Python
3 5 (9.43%) Ruby
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) Delphi
5 2 (3.77%) Scala
5 2 (3.77%) C
5 2 (3.77%) VBA
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) Ansible
1 1 (1.89%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) Zend
3 1 (1.89%) Sybase
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
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