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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 104 112 100
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 28 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 0.60% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.93% 3.85% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 16
Average daily rate
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£338 £225 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £125 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+614.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £20.33 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+99.75% -45.06%
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
353 442 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.26% 15.50% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 247 155
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 32
Average hourly rate £44.08 £17.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.85% -48.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £13.40 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £18.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +4 9 £400 +14.28% 2
Slough +2 4 £750 +500.00%
Bracknell 0 2 £125 -60.00% 1
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Newbury - - - - 1
Thatcham - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
Relational Database
South East

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 34 (72.34%) RDBMS
2 31 (65.96%) SQL
3 25 (53.19%) Oracle
3 25 (53.19%) Python
4 22 (46.81%) UNIX
5 21 (44.68%) Java
6 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
7 17 (36.17%) C++
8 16 (34.04%) Perl
9 15 (31.91%) Sybase
9 15 (31.91%) OLTP
9 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
10 12 (25.53%) Linux
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (23.40%) Scrum
11 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
11 11 (23.40%) User Experience
12 10 (21.28%) Internet
13 9 (19.15%) OOP
13 9 (19.15%) TDD
13 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
13 9 (19.15%) JSON
13 9 (19.15%) Django
13 9 (19.15%) REST
13 9 (19.15%) Kanban
14 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
14 8 (17.02%) CSS
14 8 (17.02%) STL
14 8 (17.02%) HTML

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (4.26%) SAS
1 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) nginx
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) OSPF
2 1 (2.13%) BGP
2 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) IPsec
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) IPv6
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (72.34%) RDBMS
2 15 (31.91%) OLTP
3 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) DB2
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.26%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) Mahout
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 2 (4.26%) Sqoop
6 2 (4.26%) Triplestore
7 1 (2.13%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Hudson
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) C++ Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Python Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior
4 6 (12.77%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) OSS Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) CRM Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Server Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.26%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Django
1 9 (19.15%) JSON
1 9 (19.15%) REST
2 8 (17.02%) CSS
2 8 (17.02%) STL
2 8 (17.02%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) jQuery
4 4 (8.51%) .NET
4 4 (8.51%) Ajax
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) Sass
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (4.26%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) XSLT
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) Ext JS
5 2 (4.26%) Yii
5 2 (4.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) BBC
3 3 (6.38%) New Media
4 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.26%) Open Source
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) UNIX
2 12 (25.53%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Debian
4 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) CentOS
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Multithreading
2 11 (23.40%) Scrum
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
3 9 (19.15%) OOP
3 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
3 9 (19.15%) Kanban
4 6 (12.77%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) MVC
8 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.26%) ETL
8 2 (4.26%) Use Case
8 2 (4.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) Python
3 21 (44.68%) Java
4 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
5 17 (36.17%) C++
6 16 (34.04%) Perl
7 5 (10.64%) PHP
7 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
8 4 (8.51%) C#
9 3 (6.38%) Ruby
10 2 (4.26%) R
10 2 (4.26%) VBScript
10 2 (4.26%) VB
10 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.26%) C
11 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.13%) Groovy
11 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.13%) iptables
2 1 (2.13%) Samba
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Postfix
2 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
1 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Oracle
2 15 (31.91%) Sybase
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) ComArch
5 3 (6.38%) Netezza
6 2 (4.26%) Greenplum
6 2 (4.26%) Vertica
6 2 (4.26%) Teradata
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.13%) Cognos
7 1 (2.13%) IBM