The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 124 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1071 1149 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.93% 2.06% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.85% 8.97% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 771 668
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 24
Median hourly rate £33.25 £40.60 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.10% +25.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £16.60 £15.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.09 £47.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £40.60 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-18.10% +75.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12105 12807 12401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.93% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8213 8278 7816
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 171 212
Median hourly rate £34.50 £32.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.47% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £15.44 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
England -20 948 £445 +4.70% 338
London -30 471 £500 +5.26% 141
South East +22 168 £421 +12.33% 71
Scotland -8 94 £411 +6.12% 11
City of London -8 73 £525 +5.00% 30
South West +25 56 £413 +3.12% 20
North West -27 55 £325 -16.12% 35
Yorkshire -30 49 £463 +15.62% 13
West Midlands -16 48 £432 +15.20% 23
Hampshire +29 45 £400 +3.22% 17
West Yorkshire -26 40 £473 +16.66% 5
North East -22 36 £411 +2.75% 3
Tyne and Wear -23 36 £411 +2.75% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 36 £411 +2.75% 2
East Midlands +15 35 £325 -4.41% 8
Leeds -31 35 £475 +14.80% 3
Berkshire +13 34 £375 +11.94% 18
Glasgow +3 34 £400 +6.66% 5
West Sussex -13 33 £450 - 4
Edinburgh -8 29 £419 +4.68% 3
Surrey +7 28 £425 +3.03% 13
East of England -28 28 £400 - 21
Worthing -22 24 £450 -18.18% 1
Lancashire -2 22 £288 -28.12% 5
Birmingham -7 21 £413 +9.27% 12
Renfrewshire - 20 £423 -
Bristol +5 19 £375 -7.69% 7
Erskine - 19 £423 -
Gloucestershire +11 16 £550 +31.73% 3
Manchester -5 16 £325 +6.99% 23

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 911 (42.29%) SQL
2 894 (41.50%) Java
3 805 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
4 754 (35.00%) RDBMS
5 751 (34.87%) Oracle
6 627 (29.11%) Linux
7 613 (28.46%) SQL Server
8 567 (26.32%) HTML
9 522 (24.23%) JavaScript
10 425 (19.73%) Unix
11 391 (18.15%) C#
12 382 (17.73%) CSS
13 356 (16.53%) .NET
14 349 (16.20%) OO
15 343 (15.92%) Windows
16 327 (15.18%) Finance
16 327 (15.18%) Scrum
17 322 (14.95%) TDD
18 318 (14.76%) Git (software)
19 312 (14.48%) Microsoft
20 292 (13.56%) Web Services
21 282 (13.09%) HTTP
22 281 (13.05%) XML
23 278 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
24 275 (12.77%) Python
24 275 (12.77%) REST
25 260 (12.07%) Oracle Database
26 257 (11.93%) Jenkins
26 257 (11.93%) Subversion
27 256 (11.88%) Configuration Management

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 115 (5.34%) JBoss
2 95 (4.41%) Node.js
3 86 (3.99%) IIS
4 83 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 77 (3.57%) WebLogic
6 66 (3.06%) Apache
7 65 (3.02%) Confluence
8 64 (2.97%) WebSphere
9 50 (2.32%) SharePoint
10 39 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (1.49%) Apache Spark
12 30 (1.39%) SAS
13 25 (1.16%) CMS
14 21 (0.97%) Apache Pig
15 19 (0.88%) GlassFish
16 18 (0.84%) nginx
17 16 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
18 14 (0.65%) Tuxedo
19 13 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
19 13 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 200 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.25%) MS Office
3 31 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.23%) SPSS
7 2 (0.093%) MS Project
8 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 25 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.56%) Endur
4 7 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.23%) Magento
6 5 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.19%) FastStats
7 4 (0.19%) Global One
8 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.14%) Maximo
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.093%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.14%) GitHub
4 27 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 13 (0.60%) SaaS
6 12 (0.56%) IaaS
7 11 (0.51%) Google Analytics
8 10 (0.46%) PaaS
9 9 (0.42%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.37%) Force.com
11 7 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
11 7 (0.32%) Office 365
12 6 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.14%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.093%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 282 (13.09%) HTTP
2 103 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 87 (4.04%) SSL
4 68 (3.16%) Internet
5 65 (3.02%) LAN
6 63 (2.92%) WAN
7 57 (2.65%) DNS
8 33 (1.53%) Firewall
9 29 (1.35%) SAN
10 25 (1.16%) FTP
10 25 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
11 23 (1.07%) DHCP
12 20 (0.93%) Modbus
13 17 (0.79%) IPsec
13 17 (0.79%) LDAP
14 14 (0.65%) VPN
15 12 (0.56%) Network Security
16 10 (0.46%) Bluetooth
16 10 (0.46%) Intranet
16 10 (0.46%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 754 (35.00%) RDBMS
2 613 (28.46%) SQL Server
3 260 (12.07%) Oracle Database
4 254 (11.79%) MySQL
5 220 (10.21%) MongoDB
6 196 (9.10%) PostgreSQL
7 191 (8.87%) NoSQL
8 170 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
9 107 (4.97%) Big Data
10 104 (4.83%) Hadoop
11 96 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 86 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 85 (3.95%) DB2
14 82 (3.81%) Neo4j
15 74 (3.44%) BusinessObjects
15 74 (3.44%) MS Access
15 74 (3.44%) Oracle Database 11g
16 54 (2.51%) Redis
17 52 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 318 (14.76%) Git (software)
2 257 (11.93%) Jenkins
2 257 (11.93%) Subversion
3 149 (6.92%) Maven
4 133 (6.17%) JUnit
5 131 (6.08%) JIRA
6 121 (5.62%) Visual Studio
7 80 (3.71%) Eclipse
8 66 (3.06%) Cucumber
9 64 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
10 53 (2.46%) Selenium
11 49 (2.27%) Ant
12 35 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
13 33 (1.53%) Toad
14 31 (1.44%) Mockito
15 30 (1.39%) Hudson
16 28 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 27 (1.25%) Gradle
17 27 (1.25%) NUnit
18 25 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 327 (15.18%) Finance
2 181 (8.40%) Banking
3 92 (4.27%) Front Office
4 81 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 52 (2.41%) Marketing
6 51 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.67%) Retail
9 26 (1.21%) Games
10 23 (1.07%) Legal
11 19 (0.88%) Back Office
12 12 (0.56%) Publishing
13 10 (0.46%) Electronics
14 9 (0.42%) Law
14 9 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.32%) German Language
17 6 (0.28%) Automotive
18 5 (0.23%) Advertising
18 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1127 (52.32%) Developer
2 402 (18.66%) Java Developer
3 266 (12.35%) Analyst
4 240 (11.14%) Architect
5 162 (7.52%) Senior Developer
6 133 (6.17%) .NET Developer
7 115 (5.34%) C# Developer
8 113 (5.25%) Solutions Architect
9 88 (4.09%) SQL Developer
10 85 (3.95%) DBA
11 82 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
12 78 (3.62%) Data Analyst
13 74 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
14 69 (3.20%) Business Analyst
15 64 (2.97%) DevOps Engineer
16 62 (2.88%) Scala Developer
17 60 (2.79%) Agile Developer
18 50 (2.32%) Digital Developer
19 49 (2.27%) Administrator
20 48 (2.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 567 (26.32%) HTML
2 382 (17.73%) CSS
3 356 (16.53%) .NET
4 292 (13.56%) Web Services
5 281 (13.05%) XML
6 275 (12.77%) REST
7 244 (11.33%) Spring
8 194 (9.01%) Hibernate
9 186 (8.64%) HTML5
10 184 (8.54%) JSON
11 177 (8.22%) jQuery
12 164 (7.61%) ASP.NET
13 147 (6.82%) AngularJS
14 143 (6.64%) SOAP
15 134 (6.22%) RESTful
16 126 (5.85%) Ajax
17 114 (5.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 106 (4.92%) J2EE
19 98 (4.55%) .NET Framework
20 93 (4.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 216 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 81 (3.76%) Computer Science
4 72 (3.34%) Visualisation
5 70 (3.25%) User Experience
6 48 (2.23%) Clustering
7 47 (2.18%) Equities
8 44 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 42 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 41 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 40 (1.86%) Data Integration
12 39 (1.81%) Derivative
12 39 (1.81%) Mobile App
13 37 (1.72%) N-Tier
14 31 (1.44%) Data Centre
15 25 (1.16%) Fixed Income
15 25 (1.16%) NHS
15 25 (1.16%) Private Cloud
16 24 (1.11%) Public Cloud
16 24 (1.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 627 (29.11%) Linux
2 425 (19.73%) Unix
3 343 (15.92%) Windows
4 153 (7.10%) Mac OS X
5 95 (4.41%) Windows Server
6 71 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (2.27%) AIX
8 42 (1.95%) Solaris
9 31 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (1.35%) CentOS
11 17 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (0.74%) HPUX
13 13 (0.60%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.56%) Android
15 11 (0.51%) Ubuntu
16 10 (0.46%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.46%) SUSE
17 7 (0.32%) Debian
18 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 805 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (16.20%) OO
3 327 (15.18%) Scrum
4 322 (14.95%) TDD
5 278 (12.91%) Continuous Integration
6 256 (11.88%) Configuration Management
7 236 (10.96%) MVC
8 229 (10.63%) Data Modelling
9 221 (10.26%) SDLC
10 212 (9.84%) Web Development
11 209 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
12 202 (9.38%) Web Design
13 195 (9.05%) Open Source
14 190 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
15 164 (7.61%) ETL
16 161 (7.47%) BDD
17 158 (7.34%) Software Engineering
18 144 (6.69%) DevOps
19 128 (5.94%) OOP
20 124 (5.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 911 (42.29%) SQL
2 894 (41.50%) Java
3 522 (24.23%) JavaScript
4 391 (18.15%) C#
5 275 (12.77%) Python
6 194 (9.01%) Perl
7 157 (7.29%) PL/SQL
8 155 (7.20%) Ruby
8 155 (7.20%) Scala
9 150 (6.96%) C++
10 114 (5.29%) PHP
11 102 (4.74%) T-SQL
12 98 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 86 (3.99%) PowerShell
14 82 (3.81%) C
15 81 (3.76%) Bash Shell
16 73 (3.39%) VB
17 58 (2.69%) VBA
18 39 (1.81%) VB.NET
19 28 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 256 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 204 (9.47%) Degree
3 163 (7.57%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 31 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 29 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
7 27 (1.25%) ISEB
8 25 (1.16%) OCP
9 17 (0.79%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (0.79%) OCA
9 17 (0.79%) OCAJ
10 13 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.56%) MCPD
11 12 (0.56%) MCSD
12 9 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.32%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.28%) CCNA
14 6 (0.28%) SANS
14 6 (0.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 69 (3.20%) QA
3 40 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 19 (0.88%) SLA
5 6 (0.28%) COBIT
6 5 (0.23%) MiFID
7 4 (0.19%) EMIR
8 2 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.046%) Basel II
9 1 (0.046%) BS7666
9 1 (0.046%) GCP
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.046%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.046%) SEPA
9 1 (0.046%) WAI
System Software
1 41 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (1.86%) Docker
3 31 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 29 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
5 23 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.56%) HDFS
8 10 (0.46%) Samba
9 8 (0.37%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.28%) StorNext
11 5 (0.23%) vCloud
11 5 (0.23%) vSphere
12 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.14%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.093%) iptables
13 2 (0.093%) Postfix
13 2 (0.093%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.046%) KVM
14 1 (0.046%) Oracle Clusterware
14 1 (0.046%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 98 (4.55%) Puppet
2 85 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (1.76%) Kibana
4 36 (1.67%) Ansible
5 35 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (1.35%) logstash
7 18 (0.84%) Grafana
7 18 (0.84%) Uchiwa
8 15 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
9 14 (0.65%) Salt
10 13 (0.60%) SCOM
11 11 (0.51%) BladeLogic
11 11 (0.51%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.42%) Nagios
13 8 (0.37%) Kubernetes
13 8 (0.37%) SCCM
14 7 (0.32%) Control-M
15 6 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 6 (0.28%) Tivoli
16 5 (0.23%) Legato
Vendors
1 751 (34.87%) Oracle
2 312 (14.48%) Microsoft
3 112 (5.20%) Sybase
4 87 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 84 (3.90%) VMware
6 82 (3.81%) IBM
7 54 (2.51%) SAP
8 52 (2.41%) Google
9 41 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
10 38 (1.76%) HP
11 35 (1.62%) Splunk
12 28 (1.30%) Informatica
12 28 (1.30%) Teradata
13 27 (1.25%) Adobe
14 25 (1.16%) Zend
15 23 (1.07%) Tableau
16 20 (0.93%) Siemens
17 18 (0.84%) Cloudera
18 16 (0.74%) CA
18 16 (0.74%) TIBCO
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £43 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stott & May
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stott & May
Rate: £320 - £360 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £200 - £230 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £675 - £775 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £30.00 - £40.00 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
zubito Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Aquent
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and 25 days holiday, gym,
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Rate: From £30,978 to £34,746 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago