The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 69 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 3.15% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £350 £260 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
187 127 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.41% 16.45% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 50 43
Average daily rate £375 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 (69.23%) RDBMS
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (30.77%) ETL
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Data Management
6 4 (30.77%) Master Data Management
7 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
7 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Marketing
7 3 (23.08%) ERwin
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) OLAP
7 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (15.38%) Star Schema
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) XML
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) Moodle
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) RDBMS
2 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 3 (23.08%) OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) Star Schema
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (7.69%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) ERwin
2 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.69%) EasyMock
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Designer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) LESS
2 1 (7.69%) MooTools
2 1 (7.69%) WAMP
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) XML-RPC
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) SCORM
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 4 (30.77%) Master Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.69%) Talend
3 1 (7.69%) Docent
3 1 (7.69%) Kalido
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.69%) CODA