The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 90 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 47 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.66% 2.30% 2.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.52% 10.55% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 28
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.43 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Relational Database
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
625 711 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.10% 21.80% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 521 437
Median daily rate £370 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 8
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +91.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £78.27 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Relational Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +18 24 £513 -6.81% 8
Bristol -17 8 £400 +3.89% 13
Dorset +6 5 £363 -31.60% 5
Devon -11 4 - -
Wiltshire +8 2 £538 +19.44%
Somerset +11 1 £500 +400.00% 2
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) Java
3 42 (52.50%) Oracle
4 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
5 36 (45.00%) SQL
6 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 29 (36.25%) HTML
8 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
8 27 (33.75%) CSS
9 24 (30.00%) EJB
10 23 (28.75%) Unix
11 22 (27.50%) Scrum
12 20 (25.00%) RDBMS
12 20 (25.00%) J2EE
12 20 (25.00%) WebLogic
13 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
14 17 (21.25%) JBoss
14 17 (21.25%) Finance
15 16 (20.00%) Swing
15 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
15 16 (20.00%) MySQL
15 16 (20.00%) Sybase
15 16 (20.00%) SWT
15 16 (20.00%) GlassFish
15 16 (20.00%) Spring
15 16 (20.00%) WebSphere
15 16 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
16 15 (18.75%) .NET
16 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
17 14 (17.50%) PL/SQL

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 17 (21.25%) JBoss
3 16 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 16 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.00%) Confluence
5 7 (8.75%) Apache
6 5 (6.25%) Apache Spark
6 5 (6.25%) SAS
7 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.25%) CICS
9 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.25%) CMS
9 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.25%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 16 (20.00%) MySQL
4 11 (13.75%) Big Data
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.75%) Neo4j
6 7 (8.75%) OrientDB
6 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.00%) OLAP
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.00%) Star Schema
8 4 (5.00%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 16 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 16 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.25%) JIRA
4 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.75%) Bitbucket
5 7 (8.75%) Subversion
6 5 (6.25%) JUnit
7 3 (3.75%) Capybara
7 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.75%) git-flow
7 3 (3.75%) RSpec
8 2 (2.50%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.25%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.25%) PeopleTools
9 1 (1.25%) Selenium
9 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (70.00%) Developer
2 32 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.75%) C# Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Data Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (36.25%) HTML
2 27 (33.75%) CSS
3 24 (30.00%) EJB
4 20 (25.00%) J2EE
5 16 (20.00%) Spring
5 16 (20.00%) Swing
5 16 (20.00%) SWT
6 15 (18.75%) .NET
6 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 11 (13.75%) RESTful
7 11 (13.75%) Web Services
8 10 (12.50%) Java EE
9 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (10.00%) jQuery
10 8 (10.00%) XML
11 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.75%) JSF
11 7 (8.75%) REST
12 6 (7.50%) WCF
13 5 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (8.75%) Wiki
3 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 6 (7.50%) User Experience
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Blockchain
4 4 (5.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 4 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) CMDB
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.25%) Informatics
6 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Telematics
6 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Unix
2 8 (10.00%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Windows
4 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.25%) AIX
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Scrum
3 14 (17.50%) OO
3 14 (17.50%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.25%) MVC
5 12 (15.00%) Web Development
6 11 (13.75%) ITIL
6 11 (13.75%) Open Source
7 10 (12.50%) OOD
7 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.25%) TDD
9 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.00%) DevOps
9 8 (10.00%) ETL
9 8 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (8.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) Java
2 36 (45.00%) SQL
3 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.50%) C#
4 14 (17.50%) PL/SQL
5 13 (16.25%) Ruby
6 10 (12.50%) C
6 10 (12.50%) Scala
7 9 (11.25%) Python
8 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.00%) Perl
10 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 3 (3.75%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.25%) PeopleCode
12 1 (1.25%) SQR
12 1 (1.25%) VBA
12 1 (1.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (11.25%) Degree
3 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) HNC
4 3 (3.75%) HND
5 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.50%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
1 1 (1.25%) RACF
1 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) Oracle
2 16 (20.00%) Sybase
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.25%) Teradata
5 4 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Zend
8 1 (1.25%) BMC
8 1 (1.25%) CA
8 1 (1.25%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.25%) FrontRange
8 1 (1.25%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.25%) Murex
8 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) SAP
8 1 (1.25%) Sun
8 1 (1.25%) webMethods
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago