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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 97 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 6.27% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £330 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -35.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £523 £661
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £100.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
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
373 367 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.54% 14.65% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 177 163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £100.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.05% +228.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £30.45 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £170.05 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 -3 7 £400 -17.94% 3
Newbury -1 2 - - 5
Slough -1 1 - - 1
Relational Database
South East

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 33 (66.00%) Java
3 29 (58.00%) RDBMS
4 28 (56.00%) Oracle
5 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (42.00%) UNIX
5 21 (42.00%) Python
6 18 (36.00%) C++
7 15 (30.00%) Perl
8 14 (28.00%) Sybase
8 14 (28.00%) STL
8 14 (28.00%) OLTP
8 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
8 14 (28.00%) SDLC
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (22.00%) Scrum
11 10 (20.00%) Linux
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.00%) User Experience
12 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (14.00%) HTML
13 7 (14.00%) CSS
14 6 (12.00%) Web Services
14 6 (12.00%) OOP
14 6 (12.00%) Windows
14 6 (12.00%) LDAP
14 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (12.00%) IBM
14 6 (12.00%) Internet

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) SAS
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) SPSS
2 2 (4.00%) Siemens NX
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Teamcenter
3 1 (2.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LDAP
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) IPv6
3 1 (2.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) FTP
3 1 (2.00%) IPsec
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) OSPF
3 1 (2.00%) BGP
3 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) RDBMS
2 14 (28.00%) OLTP
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (10.00%) DB2
5 5 (10.00%) MySQL
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.00%) HBase
7 2 (4.00%) Mahout
7 2 (4.00%) Big Data
7 2 (4.00%) Sqoop
7 2 (4.00%) Triplestore
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Hudson
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Junior
3 5 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Big Data Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (28.00%) STL
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) JSON
3 6 (12.00%) REST
4 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 5 (10.00%) Ajax
4 5 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.00%) Spring
4 5 (10.00%) JDBC
4 5 (10.00%) JSP
5 4 (8.00%) Servlets
5 4 (8.00%) .NET
5 4 (8.00%) JSF
5 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.00%) Django
5 4 (8.00%) SailPoint
6 3 (6.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Wiki
5 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Debian
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Multithreading
1 14 (28.00%) SDLC
2 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 6 (12.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (12.00%) OOP
4 6 (12.00%) Kanban
5 5 (10.00%) MVC
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) OO
6 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.00%) OOD
7 3 (6.00%) UML
7 3 (6.00%) CRM
7 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 33 (66.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) Python
4 18 (36.00%) C++
5 15 (30.00%) Perl
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) C
6 4 (8.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) BeanShell
7 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 3 (6.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) R
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.00%) VBScript
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.00%) iptables
2 1 (2.00%) Samba
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Postfix
2 1 (2.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) Salt
2 1 (2.00%) Control-M
2 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Oracle
2 14 (28.00%) Sybase
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (8.00%) CA
6 3 (6.00%) Teradata
6 3 (6.00%) Netezza
7 2 (4.00%) Greenplum
7 2 (4.00%) Vertica
7 2 (4.00%) Ab Initio
7 2 (4.00%) Siemens
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) Trillium
8 1 (2.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics