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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 65 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.70% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 3.52% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£383 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £390 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+189.15% -30.83%
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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
123 199 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.57% 19.98% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 105 82
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £55.65 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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
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 26 January 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 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) OOP
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) MySQL
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Django
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Kanban
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) New Media
5 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Drupal
3 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) Django
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) Sass
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (25.00%) Spring Security
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
3 3 (25.00%) Servlets
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) New Media
2 3 (25.00%) BBC
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Debian
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OOP
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Kanban
2 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Zend
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM