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 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 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 96 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 24 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.07% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.47% 6.47% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 26
Average daily rate
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£330 £513 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% +70.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £661 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £100.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
371 402 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.75% 16.57% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 164 205
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 13
Average hourly rate £100.25 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.68% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 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
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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 +3 8 £488 -2.50% 6
Maidenhead - 3 £200 -
Slough +2 1 £320 -25.58% 2
Newbury - 1 £200 -
Bracknell - 1 - - 3
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Relational Database
South East

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) Oracle
3 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) Finance
4 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 7 (17.50%) Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
5 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
6 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.00%) SAP
6 6 (15.00%) MySQL
6 6 (15.00%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.50%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (10.00%) QA
8 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Facility Management
8 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) Moodle
1 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) MySQL
4 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) MS Access
8 1 (2.50%) OLAP
8 1 (2.50%) DataStage
8 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.50%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) WinRunner
1 3 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (7.50%) Ranorex
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Publishing
5 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Data Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) CRM Developer
3 3 (7.50%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 2 (5.00%) DBA
4 2 (5.00%) Programmer
4 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (2.50%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) C Developer
5 1 (2.50%) C Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.50%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.50%) C++ Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) JDBC
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) XML-RPC
4 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.50%) LESS
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.50%) WAMP
4 1 (2.50%) HTML5
4 1 (2.50%) JSON
4 1 (2.50%) Java EE
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) SCORM
3 1 (2.50%) Kindle
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Derivative
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) UNIX
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 4 (10.00%) Windows NT
2 4 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) SUSE
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) CRM
2 6 (15.00%) ERP
2 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Facility Management
4 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
5 3 (7.50%) User Stories
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (15.00%) Java
2 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) VBA
4 3 (7.50%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) XQuery
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) hybris
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Sybase
6 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Informatica
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) Docent
6 1 (2.50%) Talend