The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 44 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 10 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.97% 2.95% 5.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.85% 12.87% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 16
Average daily rate £500 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £264 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.89%
Relational Database
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 101 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.74% 22.95% 35.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 43 130
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 13
Average hourly rate £56.00 £36.00 £33.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +6.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £553 -
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) User Stories
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) Ajax
4 13 (61.90%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) Unix
4 13 (61.90%) HTML
5 12 (57.14%) TDD
6 11 (52.38%) Scrum
6 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 10 (47.62%) SOA
7 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (42.86%) Kanban
8 9 (42.86%) HTML5
8 9 (42.86%) Puppet
8 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (42.86%) Middleware
8 9 (42.86%) Windows
8 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 9 (42.86%) REST
8 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
9 8 (38.10%) Solaris
9 8 (38.10%) Web Services
9 8 (38.10%) XML
9 8 (38.10%) JBoss
9 8 (38.10%) XHTML
9 8 (38.10%) J2EE
9 8 (38.10%) Ant

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (38.10%) JBoss
1 8 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
2 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (19.05%) CMS
3 4 (19.05%) GlassFish
3 4 (19.05%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) HTTP
1 7 (33.33%) SSL
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.52%) QlikView
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Ant
3 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (33.33%) Subversion
4 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 6 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 4 (19.05%) Maven
General
1 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
1 13 (61.90%) Java Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C++ Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Environment Manager
4 3 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JSP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Ajax
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) HTML5
2 9 (42.86%) Middleware
2 9 (42.86%) REST
3 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) XHTML
3 8 (38.10%) XML
4 7 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 6 (28.57%) EclipseLink
5 6 (28.57%) JAX-WS
5 6 (28.57%) SOAP
5 6 (28.57%) TopLink
6 5 (23.81%) CSS3
6 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) Django
7 4 (19.05%) OSGi
7 4 (19.05%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.52%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.76%) Biology
3 1 (4.76%) Biotechnology
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Unix
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Solaris
6 5 (23.81%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) User Stories
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
4 11 (52.38%) Scrum
5 10 (47.62%) SOA
6 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (42.86%) Kanban
7 8 (38.10%) Mentoring
8 7 (33.33%) API Design
8 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (28.57%) B2C
9 6 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (23.81%) Coaching
10 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
10 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (23.81%) Web Design
11 4 (19.05%) Information Management
11 4 (19.05%) MVC
11 4 (19.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
4 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Scala
5 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) WSO2
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) FatWire
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Omniture
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat