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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 97 118 102
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1196 1063 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.41% 1.94% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.75% 8.40% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 690 780
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 11
Median hourly rate £43.25 £38.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £22.38 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £42.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.54% +19.23%

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
11130 12653 12089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.45% 23.04% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7387 8454 8027
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 190 182
Median hourly rate £38.00 £24.50 £31.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% -21.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +13 998 £451 +0.27% 314
London +12 503 £500 - 142
South East -11 112 £400 +6.66% 43
Wales +35 89 £475 +44.48%
City of London +18 84 £525 - 22
Scotland -3 74 £370 -7.50% 16
West Midlands -2 66 £421 -3.16% 15
North West +32 62 £410 +17.14% 30
South Wales +30 62 £475 +40.74%
East Midlands +16 60 £410 +35.37% 11
South West +4 59 £405 +1.25% 22
East of England +19 57 £430 -14.00% 27
Yorkshire +8 40 £450 -9.09% 20
North East -21 37 £425 +13.33% 4
Tyne and Wear -19 31 £445 +15.58% 2
Cardiff +24 30 £450 +33.33%
Leeds +15 29 £450 -10.00% 11
West Yorkshire +10 29 £450 -8.16% 16
Manchester +15 28 £375 +7.14% 16
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 28 £445 +15.58% 2
Hampshire +18 25 £475 +30.13% 9
Glasgow +1 25 £375 +21.95% 4
Edinburgh +12 24 £388 -13.88% 12
Cambridgeshire +13 23 £450 +15.38% 14
Birmingham +11 23 £445 +36.92% 6
Nottinghamshire +13 22 £440 +6.66% 7
Nottingham +8 22 £440 +6.66% 5
Derbyshire +18 20 £306 -34.89% 1
West Sussex +5 19 £575 +12.19% 1
Lancashire +11 18 £325 - 5

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 1001 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 950 (41.87%) SQL
3 902 (39.75%) Java
4 726 (32.00%) RDBMS
5 720 (31.73%) Oracle
6 661 (29.13%) Linux
7 617 (27.19%) JavaScript
8 613 (27.02%) SQL Server
9 568 (25.03%) HTML
10 446 (19.66%) CSS
11 429 (18.91%) Git (software)
12 416 (18.33%) Unix
13 405 (17.85%) Finance
14 390 (17.19%) Scrum
15 379 (16.70%) Python
16 378 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
17 358 (15.78%) OO
18 348 (15.34%) Web Services
19 340 (14.98%) REST
20 336 (14.81%) Configuration Management
21 332 (14.63%) TDD
22 327 (14.41%) Jenkins
23 319 (14.06%) Spring
24 295 (13.00%) NoSQL
25 278 (12.25%) HTTP
26 274 (12.08%) XML
27 273 (12.03%) C#
28 270 (11.90%) MongoDB
29 267 (11.77%) .NET
30 265 (11.68%) Security Cleared

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
1 154 (6.79%) Apache Spark
2 126 (5.55%) Apache
3 95 (4.19%) Confluence
4 76 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 75 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 74 (3.26%) JBoss
7 72 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
8 65 (2.86%) WebLogic
9 53 (2.34%) SharePoint
10 48 (2.12%) SAS
11 47 (2.07%) CMS
12 45 (1.98%) nginx
13 43 (1.90%) Apache Pig
13 43 (1.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 38 (1.67%) IIS
15 28 (1.23%) Apache Solr
15 28 (1.23%) GlassFish
16 19 (0.84%) OpenStack
17 17 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
17 17 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 145 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 45 (1.98%) MS Office
3 18 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.71%) SPSS
5 15 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.31%) MS Project
7 5 (0.22%) Mingle
7 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.18%) Weka
9 3 (0.13%) GIMP
10 2 (0.088%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.044%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.044%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.044%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (1.19%) Adobe Campaign
2 22 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (0.71%) Magento
5 11 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.26%) FastStats
8 6 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 5 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
9 5 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.18%) BASE24
10 4 (0.18%) Demantra
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 165 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (1.45%) SaaS
5 29 (1.28%) PaaS
6 26 (1.15%) GitHub
7 23 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (1.01%) IaaS
8 14 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.44%) OpenShift
11 9 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
12 8 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.18%) Heroku
16 4 (0.18%) Slack
17 3 (0.13%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 278 (12.25%) HTTP
2 55 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 51 (2.25%) WAN
4 50 (2.20%) LAN
5 48 (2.12%) DNS
6 47 (2.07%) Internet
7 31 (1.37%) SSL
8 26 (1.15%) LDAP
9 22 (0.97%) Firewall
10 21 (0.93%) DHCP
11 9 (0.40%) Kerberos
12 8 (0.35%) FTP
12 8 (0.35%) SAN
12 8 (0.35%) X.509
13 7 (0.31%) AMQP
14 5 (0.22%) Network Security
14 5 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.22%) SSH
15 4 (0.18%) IPsec
15 4 (0.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (32.00%) RDBMS
2 613 (27.02%) SQL Server
3 295 (13.00%) NoSQL
4 270 (11.90%) MongoDB
5 260 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
6 255 (11.24%) Big Data
7 247 (10.89%) MySQL
8 231 (10.18%) Hadoop
9 206 (9.08%) Data Warehouse
10 188 (8.29%) Oracle Database
11 113 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 103 (4.54%) DB2
13 90 (3.97%) Apache Hive
14 83 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 82 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
16 58 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 57 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 55 (2.42%) Neo4j
19 54 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
20 52 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 429 (18.91%) Git (software)
2 327 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 203 (8.95%) JIRA
4 200 (8.81%) Subversion
5 160 (7.05%) JUnit
6 109 (4.80%) Maven
7 108 (4.76%) Eclipse
8 82 (3.61%) Gradle
9 77 (3.39%) Selenium
10 73 (3.22%) Visual Studio
11 70 (3.09%) Cucumber
12 57 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 56 (2.47%) Ant
14 48 (2.12%) Mockito
15 41 (1.81%) IntelliJ
16 40 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 39 (1.72%) Hudson
17 39 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
18 38 (1.67%) TeamCity
19 37 (1.63%) ERwin
General
1 405 (17.85%) Finance
2 199 (8.77%) Banking
3 84 (3.70%) Marketing
4 71 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 69 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 66 (2.91%) Retail
7 64 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.94%) Front Office
9 22 (0.97%) Electronics
10 20 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.84%) Automotive
11 19 (0.84%) Publishing
12 16 (0.71%) Billing
12 16 (0.71%) Legal
13 15 (0.66%) Games
14 11 (0.48%) Law
14 11 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.44%) Back Office
16 9 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1203 (53.02%) Developer
2 420 (18.51%) Java Developer
3 217 (9.56%) Analyst
4 214 (9.43%) Architect
5 177 (7.80%) Senior Developer
6 97 (4.28%) SQL Developer
7 95 (4.19%) Consultant
8 93 (4.10%) PHP Developer
9 91 (4.01%) .NET Developer
10 90 (3.97%) Agile Developer
11 81 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 81 (3.57%) DBA
12 75 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
13 74 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
14 71 (3.13%) Data Analyst
15 66 (2.91%) Scala Developer
16 60 (2.64%) Agile Java Developer
17 57 (2.51%) Data Engineer
18 54 (2.38%) Applications Developer
19 53 (2.34%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 568 (25.03%) HTML
2 446 (19.66%) CSS
3 348 (15.34%) Web Services
4 340 (14.98%) REST
5 319 (14.06%) Spring
6 274 (12.08%) XML
7 267 (11.77%) .NET
8 240 (10.58%) JSON
9 221 (9.74%) HTML5
10 199 (8.77%) AngularJS
11 157 (6.92%) RESTful
12 155 (6.83%) jQuery
13 136 (5.99%) Hibernate
13 136 (5.99%) J2EE
14 115 (5.07%) Node.js
15 110 (4.85%) JMS
16 109 (4.80%) SOAP
17 105 (4.63%) ASP.NET
17 105 (4.63%) CSS3
18 89 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 242 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (5.24%) Visualisation
3 89 (3.92%) Statistics
4 84 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 83 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 74 (3.26%) Data Integration
6 74 (3.26%) User Experience
7 72 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 72 (3.17%) Data Structures
8 66 (2.91%) Data Centre
9 53 (2.34%) Mathematics
10 41 (1.81%) Algorithms
11 39 (1.72%) Private Cloud
12 37 (1.63%) Clustering
12 37 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 32 (1.41%) Fixed Income
13 32 (1.41%) Replication
14 30 (1.32%) Equities
15 26 (1.15%) NHS
16 22 (0.97%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 661 (29.13%) Linux
2 416 (18.33%) Unix
3 247 (10.89%) Windows
4 128 (5.64%) Mac OS X
5 71 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 60 (2.64%) Windows Server
7 44 (1.94%) AIX
8 29 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 29 (1.28%) Solaris
9 26 (1.15%) Android
10 16 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (0.66%) HPUX
12 13 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 10 (0.44%) CentOS
15 9 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.22%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1001 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (17.19%) Scrum
3 378 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
4 358 (15.78%) OO
5 336 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 332 (14.63%) TDD
7 257 (11.33%) Web Development
8 245 (10.80%) ETL
9 237 (10.45%) MVC
10 228 (10.05%) Open Source
11 222 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
12 208 (9.17%) Data Modelling
13 206 (9.08%) Software Engineering
14 198 (8.73%) BDD
15 176 (7.76%) Responsive Web Design
16 168 (7.40%) Web Design
17 164 (7.23%) Mentoring
18 149 (6.57%) DevOps
19 148 (6.52%) SDLC
20 128 (5.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 950 (41.87%) SQL
2 902 (39.75%) Java
3 617 (27.19%) JavaScript
4 379 (16.70%) Python
5 273 (12.03%) C#
6 239 (10.53%) Scala
7 176 (7.76%) PHP
8 163 (7.18%) Perl
9 137 (6.04%) Ruby
10 128 (5.64%) PL/SQL
11 126 (5.55%) T-SQL
12 120 (5.29%) C++
13 105 (4.63%) R
14 92 (4.05%) Shell Script
15 87 (3.83%) C
16 68 (3.00%) Bash Shell
17 63 (2.78%) VB
18 55 (2.42%) VB.NET
19 45 (1.98%) VBA
20 32 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 265 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 197 (8.68%) Degree
3 148 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 49 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 35 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (0.57%) ISEB
8 12 (0.53%) DBS Check
8 12 (0.53%) PhD
9 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.40%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.31%) MCTS
12 6 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.22%) HND
13 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.22%) MCAD
13 5 (0.22%) MCSD
14 4 (0.18%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.18%) OCP
15 3 (0.13%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 80 (3.53%) QA
3 29 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 29 (1.28%) SLA
4 8 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.18%) FATCA
6 4 (0.18%) GCP
6 4 (0.18%) MiFID
7 3 (0.13%) EMIR
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.088%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.088%) SEPA
9 1 (0.044%) Basel II
9 1 (0.044%) GMP
9 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 113 (4.98%) Docker
2 52 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 44 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
5 29 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 23 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (0.97%) HDFS
8 12 (0.53%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.18%) Varnish
11 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.13%) LXC
11 3 (0.13%) NFS
12 2 (0.088%) KVM
12 2 (0.088%) Postfix
12 2 (0.088%) Samba
12 2 (0.088%) SRDF
12 2 (0.088%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.088%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 109 (4.80%) Puppet
2 105 (4.63%) Ansible
3 101 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.15%) Nagios
5 22 (0.97%) Hadoop YARN
6 18 (0.79%) Oozie
7 16 (0.71%) Kibana
8 14 (0.62%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (0.57%) Kubernetes
10 12 (0.53%) Control-M
10 12 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 10 (0.44%) Salt
12 7 (0.31%) logstash
12 7 (0.31%) SCOM
13 6 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
13 6 (0.26%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.22%) Mesos
15 4 (0.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 720 (31.73%) Oracle
2 261 (11.50%) Microsoft
3 146 (6.43%) Sybase
4 86 (3.79%) SAP
5 70 (3.09%) IBM
5 70 (3.09%) VMware
6 64 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 62 (2.73%) Teradata
8 56 (2.47%) Zend
9 41 (1.81%) Cloudera
9 41 (1.81%) Tableau
10 39 (1.72%) Talend
11 37 (1.63%) Google
12 35 (1.54%) Perforce
13 32 (1.41%) HP
14 31 (1.37%) Adobe
15 29 (1.28%) Siemens
16 25 (1.10%) Atlassian
16 25 (1.10%) Informatica
16 25 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
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