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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 43 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 25 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.24% 1.53% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.79% 8.15% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 1
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£350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £25.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+62.40% -32.43%
Relational Database
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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
212 135 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.50% 18.78% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 84 73
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 £203 £200 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £26.70 £28.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +69.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +18 24 £350 +9.80% 9
North Wales - - - -
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
3 16 (42.11%) RDBMS
4 14 (36.84%) UNIX
5 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.95%) MySQL
7 10 (26.32%) Perl
7 10 (26.32%) Windows
7 10 (26.32%) DevOps
8 9 (23.68%) Analytics
8 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
10 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
10 7 (18.42%) C#
10 7 (18.42%) Python
10 7 (18.42%) Ruby
10 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
10 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) Validation
11 6 (15.79%) Migration
11 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.79%) OOP
11 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
12 5 (13.16%) OpenROAD
12 5 (13.16%) Ingres
12 5 (13.16%) AIX

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (13.16%) OpenROAD
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Zope
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 11 (28.95%) MySQL
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 7 (18.42%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (13.16%) Ingres
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.26%) Firebird
7 2 (5.26%) InterBase
8 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
8 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
8 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) ERwin
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Data Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Data Modeller
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) OpenROAD Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) SOAP
1 4 (10.53%) WCF
1 4 (10.53%) LINQ
1 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
2 3 (7.89%) REST
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) WinForms
3 2 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) Java SE
4 1 (2.63%) Django
4 1 (2.63%) Mason
4 1 (2.63%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.63%) WSDL
4 1 (2.63%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) NHS
1 4 (10.53%) GIS
1 4 (10.53%) Taxonomies
1 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) UNIX
3 10 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) AIX
5 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) OOP
6 6 (15.79%) Validation
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.53%) Coaching
8 4 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Video Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) Perl
3 7 (18.42%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Ruby
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Delphi
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
7 1 (2.63%) VB
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago