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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 37 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 22 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.53% 4.76% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 22.55% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £448 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.20% +77.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £350 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £481 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
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
154 102 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.68% 21.12% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 60 60
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 16
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +24.00%
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 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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 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
Basildon -4 6 £400 -
Southend-on-Sea -9 2 £583 +26.63%
Colchester +7 1 - -
Billericay - 1 £250 -
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 51 (91.07%) Linux
1 51 (91.07%) UNIX
2 49 (87.50%) Java
3 42 (75.00%) HTML
4 39 (69.64%) CSS
5 38 (67.86%) SQL
6 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (60.71%) TDD
7 34 (60.71%) Windows
7 34 (60.71%) XML
8 30 (53.57%) Ajax
9 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
9 29 (51.79%) HTML5
10 28 (50.00%) Solaris
10 28 (50.00%) WebSphere
11 27 (48.21%) Web Services
12 26 (46.43%) User Stories
13 25 (44.64%) EclipseLink
13 25 (44.64%) J2EE
13 25 (44.64%) Content Management
14 24 (42.86%) IBM
15 23 (41.07%) Ant
15 23 (41.07%) XHTML
15 23 (41.07%) Scrum
16 22 (39.29%) REST
17 21 (37.50%) OO
18 19 (33.93%) Mac OS X
18 19 (33.93%) JAX-RS
19 18 (32.14%) SOA
19 18 (32.14%) SOAP

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (26.79%) JBoss
3 13 (23.21%) WebLogic
4 8 (14.29%) GlassFish
5 5 (8.93%) IIS
5 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.36%) CMS
6 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 5 (8.93%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.36%) HTTP
2 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.86%) SSL
4 7 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) MySQL
1 8 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Ant
2 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 15 (26.79%) SoapUI
4 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (17.86%) Subversion
6 3 (5.36%) Maven
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (28.57%) Marketing
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.36%) Automotive
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (87.50%) Developer
2 46 (82.14%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) DBA
8 2 (3.57%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle DBA
9 1 (1.79%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.79%) SQL DBA
9 1 (1.79%) Lead Technical Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) HTML
2 39 (69.64%) CSS
3 34 (60.71%) XML
4 30 (53.57%) Ajax
5 29 (51.79%) HTML5
6 27 (48.21%) Web Services
7 25 (44.64%) J2EE
7 25 (44.64%) EclipseLink
8 23 (41.07%) XHTML
9 22 (39.29%) REST
10 19 (33.93%) JAX-RS
11 18 (32.14%) TopLink
11 18 (32.14%) SOAP
12 16 (28.57%) JAX-WS
13 13 (23.21%) Hibernate
14 11 (19.64%) JSP
14 11 (19.64%) JPA
14 11 (19.64%) Spring
14 11 (19.64%) Spring MVC
15 10 (17.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Web 2.0
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) UNIX
1 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
3 28 (50.00%) Solaris
4 19 (33.93%) Mac OS X
5 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (60.71%) TDD
3 26 (46.43%) User Stories
4 25 (44.64%) Content Management
5 23 (41.07%) Scrum
6 21 (37.50%) OO
7 18 (32.14%) SOA
8 16 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (26.79%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (23.21%) Use Case
10 13 (23.21%) B2C
11 12 (21.43%) RUP
12 11 (19.64%) Validation
12 11 (19.64%) MVC
13 10 (17.86%) Kanban
14 9 (16.07%) Web Development
15 8 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 8 (14.29%) SEO
15 8 (14.29%) Web Design
15 8 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (87.50%) Java
2 38 (67.86%) SQL
3 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.93%) Korn
5 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.93%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.36%) Scala
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.93%) vSphere
2 4 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
1 10 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) IBM
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) FatWire
3 8 (14.29%) Google
4 7 (12.50%) Omniture
5 6 (10.71%) VMware
6 3 (5.36%) WSO2
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp