The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Berkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 113 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 16 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.85% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.69% 5.06% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 15
Average daily rate £225 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £132 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.15 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.81% +15.78%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
434 415 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.93% 16.70% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 157 136
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £33.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.14% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 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
Reading -10 4 £350 +34.61% 5
Bracknell - 3 £313 - 2
Slough +12 2 £125 -37.65%
Newbury - 2 £225 - 1
Maidenhead -9 1 £125 -3.84% 1
Ascot - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 2
Relational Database
South East

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 20 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 18 (40.00%) Oracle
4 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
5 14 (31.11%) Windows
5 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
6 11 (24.44%) Linux
7 10 (22.22%) UNIX
7 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 10 (22.22%) Java
8 9 (20.00%) Ruby
9 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.78%) OO
10 7 (15.56%) HTML
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) Scrum
10 7 (15.56%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (13.33%) Facility Management
11 6 (13.33%) JSON
11 6 (13.33%) HTML5
11 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.33%) MVC
11 6 (13.33%) Migration
11 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
11 6 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Moodle
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.11%) MySQL
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) OLAP
7 2 (4.44%) DB2
7 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.22%) DataStage
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) Ranorex
3 3 (6.67%) JUnit
3 3 (6.67%) WinRunner
3 3 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.44%) ERwin
4 2 (4.44%) NUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 3 (6.67%) Billing
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Publishing
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Designer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.22%) CSS Developer
7 1 (2.22%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.22%) User Experience Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Security Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (15.56%) HTML
2 6 (13.33%) JSON
2 6 (13.33%) JSP
2 6 (13.33%) HTML5
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) MooTools
6 1 (2.22%) WAMP
6 1 (2.22%) J2EE
6 1 (2.22%) XHTML
6 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.22%) LAMP
6 1 (2.22%) XML-RPC
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
1 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Kindle
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) SCORM
3 1 (2.22%) Statistics
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) UNIX
4 6 (13.33%) AIX
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 2000
4 6 (13.33%) Windows NT
4 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 8 (17.78%) OO
3 7 (15.56%) ETL
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) Facility Management
4 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.33%) MVC
4 6 (13.33%) Migration
5 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 5 (11.11%) User Stories
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) CRM
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) SOA
7 3 (6.67%) Service Management
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Java
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.44%) VB
8 2 (4.44%) C++
8 2 (4.44%) Perl
8 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.44%) Groovy
8 2 (4.44%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.44%) CISSP
3 2 (4.44%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 6 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 5 (11.11%) Sybase
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) Siebel
6 2 (4.44%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.22%) McAfee
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica
7 1 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.22%) CODA
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) JBoss
7 1 (2.22%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) Docent
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