The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 56 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.76% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.43% 4.67% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £488 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +1.42%
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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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
158 150 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.83% 16.23% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 70 62
Average daily rate £400 £365 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £213 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
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 Reading

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 8 (50.00%) OOP
4 8 (50.00%) Internet
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (50.00%) JSON
4 8 (50.00%) Kanban
4 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (50.00%) REST
4 8 (50.00%) User Experience
5 6 (37.50%) Django
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) IBM
7 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (18.75%) Java EE
8 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
8 3 (18.75%) Spring Web Flow
8 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (18.75%) ClearQuest
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Python Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) Django
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) JSF
4 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Spring Web Flow
4 3 (18.75%) Java EE
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Kanban
3 8 (50.00%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) OOD
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.25%) Netezza