The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 53 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 11 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.54% 0.48% 2.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.27% 2.00% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £350 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 100 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.68% 23.81% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 69 38
Average daily rate £375 £325 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £293 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 9 £319 -8.92% 4
North Wales - - - -
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) SAP XI
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Ingres
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (22.22%) C
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) AIX
6 4 (22.22%) Business Objects
6 4 (22.22%) SAP
7 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) R
8 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) Ingres
4 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) SAP XI
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) GIS
1 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
1 1 (5.56%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ETL
2 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) R
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 4 (22.22%) SAP