The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 19 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.48% 1.05% 2.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 5.56% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £235 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £333 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.27% -11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.90 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.71% -1.84%
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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 Watford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
32 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 23.70% 18.95% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 14
Average daily rate £359 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.70% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 18 December 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Log4j
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) XMLBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Interwoven