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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 27 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 38 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.42% 3.48% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.76% 11.30% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £189 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+151.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £333 £348
% change year-on-year
+12.78% -4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.91 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +4.62%
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
142 177 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.73% 30.84% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 105 59
Average daily rate £425 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £127 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 16
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.10 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +5.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.25 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £45.26 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 0 19 £475 +273.07% 1
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Colchester - - - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 91 (97.85%) Java
2 85 (91.40%) HTML
3 76 (81.72%) SQL
3 76 (81.72%) Linux
4 75 (80.65%) UNIX
5 66 (70.97%) CSS
6 65 (69.89%) MySQL
7 64 (68.82%) Oracle
8 61 (65.59%) PL/SQL
8 61 (65.59%) XML
9 59 (63.44%) Spring
10 58 (62.37%) Web Development
11 57 (61.29%) Hibernate
11 57 (61.29%) JBoss
12 56 (60.22%) Mac OS X
13 53 (56.99%) MVC
14 52 (55.91%) LDAP
14 52 (55.91%) JAAS
15 51 (54.84%) Spring MVC
16 48 (51.61%) MariaDB
16 48 (51.61%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (43.01%) JPA
17 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
18 33 (35.48%) REST
19 32 (34.41%) TDD
20 31 (33.33%) HTTP
20 31 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
21 30 (32.26%) Configuration Management
21 30 (32.26%) Web Design
22 29 (31.18%) JAX-RS

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 57 (61.29%) JBoss
2 23 (24.73%) WebLogic
3 12 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (2.15%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (2.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (55.91%) LDAP
2 31 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (69.89%) MySQL
2 48 (51.61%) MariaDB
3 28 (30.11%) MongoDB
4 24 (25.81%) Neo4j
5 6 (6.45%) DTS
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Ant
2 8 (8.60%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.60%) Legal
2 6 (6.45%) Marketing
3 2 (2.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.08%) Front Office
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (93.55%) Developer
2 79 (84.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (11.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (6.45%) Software Project Leader
4 6 (6.45%) Project Leader
5 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.15%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (2.15%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.08%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (1.08%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.08%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (1.08%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 1 (1.08%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (91.40%) HTML
2 66 (70.97%) CSS
3 61 (65.59%) XML
4 59 (63.44%) Spring
5 57 (61.29%) Hibernate
6 52 (55.91%) JAAS
7 51 (54.84%) Spring MVC
8 40 (43.01%) JPA
9 33 (35.48%) REST
10 29 (31.18%) JAX-RS
11 27 (29.03%) Web Services
12 23 (24.73%) Struts
13 20 (21.51%) Ajax
13 20 (21.51%) Struts2
14 15 (16.13%) JAX-RPC
15 14 (15.05%) JSP
15 14 (15.05%) J2EE
15 14 (15.05%) HTML5
16 12 (12.90%) XHTML
17 9 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (51.61%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (19.35%) Visualisation
3 8 (8.60%) Life Science
4 7 (7.53%) Biology
4 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.45%) Data Integration
6 4 (4.30%) Web 2.0
7 3 (3.23%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.23%) User Experience
8 2 (2.15%) Open Source
9 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (81.72%) Linux
2 75 (80.65%) UNIX
3 56 (60.22%) Mac OS X
4 12 (12.90%) Windows
5 10 (10.75%) Solaris
6 2 (2.15%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.08%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (62.37%) Web Development
2 53 (56.99%) MVC
3 32 (34.41%) TDD
4 31 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (32.26%) Configuration Management
5 30 (32.26%) Web Design
6 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.51%) Mentoring
8 16 (17.20%) OO
8 16 (17.20%) Microservices
9 15 (16.13%) Validation
10 13 (13.98%) Content Management
11 12 (12.90%) Scrum
12 9 (9.68%) Bioinformatics
13 8 (8.60%) RUP
13 8 (8.60%) B2C
14 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
15 6 (6.45%) Build Automation
15 6 (6.45%) User Stories
15 6 (6.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 91 (97.85%) Java
2 76 (81.72%) SQL
3 61 (65.59%) PL/SQL
4 40 (43.01%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.45%) Perl
6 3 (3.23%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) FQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (68.82%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) IBM
3 8 (8.60%) FatWire
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe
4 3 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.08%) Vignette
5 1 (1.08%) Facebook