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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 62 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 0.60% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 3.19% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £263 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% +8.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £153 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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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
168 188 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.71% 18.84% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 107 64
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +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
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) Django
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) User Experience
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) IBM
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) XML

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Python Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) Django
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Sass
3 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Kanban
3 6 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) OOD
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (8.33%) Netezza