The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 100 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.75% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.74% 4.46% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 7
Average daily rate
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£335 £210 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +4.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Relational Database
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
341 426 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.44% 16.83% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 228 164
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 19
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -60.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Reading +9 6 £388 +47.61% 6
Slough +2 2 £750 +500.00% 1
Bracknell 0 2 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 5
Relational Database
South East

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 35 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 33 (66.00%) SQL
3 27 (54.00%) Oracle
4 26 (52.00%) Java
5 25 (50.00%) UNIX
6 23 (46.00%) Python
7 18 (36.00%) C++
8 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (34.00%) Perl
9 16 (32.00%) Sybase
9 16 (32.00%) OLTP
9 16 (32.00%) Multithreading
10 11 (22.00%) STL
10 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.00%) Linux
11 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.00%) Scrum
13 8 (16.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) CSS
13 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
13 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
13 8 (16.00%) User Experience
14 7 (14.00%) OO
14 7 (14.00%) Internet
15 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.00%) TDD
15 6 (12.00%) Subversion
15 6 (12.00%) OOP
15 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (12.00%) REST

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.00%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) IPsec
2 1 (2.00%) IPv6
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.00%) OSPF
2 1 (2.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) RDBMS
2 16 (32.00%) OLTP
3 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.00%) DB2
5 5 (10.00%) MySQL
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.00%) Triplestore
7 2 (4.00%) HBase
7 2 (4.00%) Mahout
7 2 (4.00%) Big Data
7 2 (4.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Subversion
2 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.00%) Hudson
5 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) JUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Junior
3 6 (12.00%) Junior Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) OSS Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.00%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) STL
2 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) REST
3 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 6 (12.00%) Django
3 6 (12.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) Ajax
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
5 4 (8.00%) .NET
5 4 (8.00%) XML
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.00%) XSLT
7 2 (4.00%) Spring
7 2 (4.00%) JSF
7 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.00%) J2EE
7 2 (4.00%) Ext JS
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Multithreading
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 7 (14.00%) OO
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) OOP
5 6 (12.00%) Kanban
5 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (10.00%) CRM
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) ETL
9 2 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) Java
3 23 (46.00%) Python
4 18 (36.00%) C++
5 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (34.00%) Perl
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.00%) C#
8 3 (6.00%) Ruby
9 2 (4.00%) VBScript
9 2 (4.00%) VB
9 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.00%) C
9 2 (4.00%) R
10 1 (2.00%) Groovy
10 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.00%) iptables
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenServer
2 1 (2.00%) Postfix
2 1 (2.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Salt
2 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Oracle
2 16 (32.00%) Sybase
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) ComArch
6 3 (6.00%) Netezza
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.00%) Teradata
7 2 (4.00%) Greenplum
7 2 (4.00%) Vertica
8 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.00%) Cognos
8 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix