The first table below looks at the demand for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Watford 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 25 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.93% 1.14% 12.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.70% 4.76% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £43.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +29.32%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.23% 23.86% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 13
Average daily rate £288 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £188 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
RDBMS
Hertfordshire

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Log4j
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
2 7 (70.00%) Interwoven
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (70.00%) IBM

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Tridion
2 3 (30.00%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
3 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 10 (100.00%) Log4j
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Ant
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) Servlets
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) XSLT
1 10 (100.00%) XMLBeans
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) JDBC
4 4 (40.00%) EJB
4 4 (40.00%) XHTML
4 4 (40.00%) JSTL
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Web 2.0
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Solaris
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Content Management
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
3 4 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) XPath
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Sun Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Interwoven
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) ATG
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Martini
3 4 (40.00%) Elastic Path
4 3 (30.00%) Sun