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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 111 109 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1139 1179 1140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.02% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.22% 8.66% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 723 655
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £298 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.32 £24.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £43.43 £50.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%

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
12348 13612 12182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.65% 23.29% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8177 8894 7488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 218 204
Median hourly rate £29.70 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -10 1002 £450 - 313
London -26 481 £500 +5.26% 135
South East +22 141 £375 -6.25% 42
Scotland +23 108 £375 -6.25% 15
North West +37 76 £423 -3.42% 31
West Midlands 0 75 £400 - 28
Yorkshire +17 73 £425 -1.16% 13
City of London -39 71 £490 -2.00% 28
West Yorkshire +21 65 £425 -1.16% 13
Leeds +22 55 £425 -1.16% 11
East of England +9 54 £344 -1.78% 18
Glasgow +17 53 £413 +17.02% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 38 £350 -26.31% 4
Tyne and Wear -14 38 £350 -26.31% 4
North East -21 38 £350 -14.63% 4
Berkshire +17 37 £440 +17.33% 9
South West -21 32 £400 -7.24% 21
East Midlands -2 27 £448 +19.33% 19
Lancashire +24 26 £410 -0.60% 3
Birmingham +9 26 £400 +14.28% 10
Hertfordshire +9 26 £325 -27.77% 2
Hampshire -14 25 £335 -21.17% 10
Surrey +1 23 £438 +6.70% 10
Manchester +6 22 £423 +18.59% 19
Renfrewshire - 22 £315 - 2
Erskine - 21 £315 - 2
Oxfordshire +1 20 £350 -12.50% 5
Wales -11 18 £464 +65.62% 3
Cambridgeshire +24 17 £444 +101.70% 9
Edinburgh -6 17 £350 -15.66% 5

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 937 (43.87%) SQL
2 878 (41.10%) Java
3 864 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
4 805 (37.69%) RDBMS
5 803 (37.59%) Oracle
6 570 (26.69%) SQL Server
7 567 (26.54%) Linux
8 528 (24.72%) JavaScript
9 521 (24.39%) HTML
10 413 (19.34%) Unix
11 410 (19.19%) CSS
12 350 (16.39%) Finance
13 340 (15.92%) Scrum
14 336 (15.73%) Web Services
15 323 (15.12%) Spring
16 321 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
17 314 (14.70%) C#
18 310 (14.51%) Git (software)
19 303 (14.19%) Oracle Database
20 295 (13.81%) Microsoft
21 290 (13.58%) Python
22 289 (13.53%) .NET
23 286 (13.39%) TDD
24 284 (13.30%) OO
25 281 (13.16%) MVC
26 278 (13.01%) Security Cleared
27 267 (12.50%) Windows
28 260 (12.17%) REST
29 250 (11.70%) Jenkins
29 250 (11.70%) XML

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
1 110 (5.15%) WebLogic
2 109 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 94 (4.40%) JBoss
4 69 (3.23%) Apache
4 69 (3.23%) Confluence
4 69 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 64 (3.00%) IIS
5 64 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 63 (2.95%) Apache Spark
7 46 (2.15%) SAS
8 41 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 35 (1.64%) CMS
10 34 (1.59%) nginx
11 23 (1.08%) GlassFish
11 23 (1.08%) Tuxedo
12 22 (1.03%) Apache Pig
13 16 (0.75%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (0.56%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 170 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 63 (2.95%) MS Office
3 24 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.61%) SPSS
6 7 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.19%) Mingle
7 4 (0.19%) MS Project
8 2 (0.094%) GIMP
9 1 (0.047%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.047%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
2 15 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
5 8 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.33%) Magento
6 7 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.19%) FastStats
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.14%) Endur
10 3 (0.14%) Maximo
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.094%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 104 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (1.73%) GitHub
4 23 (1.08%) SaaS
5 16 (0.75%) PaaS
6 13 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 9 (0.42%) IaaS
8 6 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.28%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.14%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.14%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.14%) Office 365
10 2 (0.094%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.094%) Slack
10 2 (0.094%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.047%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.047%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.047%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 236 (11.05%) HTTP
2 66 (3.09%) LAN
2 66 (3.09%) WAN
3 55 (2.57%) SSL
4 51 (2.39%) Internet
5 44 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 42 (1.97%) DNS
7 30 (1.40%) SAN
8 27 (1.26%) Firewall
9 23 (1.08%) LDAP
10 21 (0.98%) DHCP
10 21 (0.98%) FTP
11 15 (0.70%) Network Security
12 13 (0.61%) IPsec
13 11 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (0.51%) VLAN
14 9 (0.42%) tcpdump
14 9 (0.42%) VPN
15 8 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 805 (37.69%) RDBMS
2 570 (26.69%) SQL Server
3 303 (14.19%) Oracle Database
4 224 (10.49%) MySQL
5 186 (8.71%) Data Warehouse
6 185 (8.66%) NoSQL
7 181 (8.47%) MongoDB
8 172 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
9 136 (6.37%) Big Data
10 126 (5.90%) DB2
11 119 (5.57%) Hadoop
11 119 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 99 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 77 (3.60%) Oracle Database 11g
14 63 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 58 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
15 58 (2.72%) Neo4j
16 51 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
16 51 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
17 49 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 310 (14.51%) Git (software)
2 250 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 197 (9.22%) JUnit
4 196 (9.18%) Subversion
5 143 (6.69%) Maven
6 142 (6.65%) JIRA
7 113 (5.29%) Visual Studio
8 104 (4.87%) Eclipse
9 69 (3.23%) Gradle
10 59 (2.76%) Selenium
11 57 (2.67%) Ant
12 54 (2.53%) Cucumber
13 52 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (2.06%) TeamCity
15 40 (1.87%) Mockito
16 34 (1.59%) Toad
17 33 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 33 (1.54%) IntelliJ
18 26 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
19 25 (1.17%) Hudson
General
1 350 (16.39%) Finance
2 171 (8.01%) Banking
3 77 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 59 (2.76%) Retail
5 52 (2.43%) Front Office
6 49 (2.29%) Marketing
7 44 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 40 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 22 (1.03%) Legal
10 13 (0.61%) Advertising
11 12 (0.56%) Billing
11 12 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.56%) Games
12 11 (0.51%) German Language
13 9 (0.42%) Back Office
13 9 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.37%) Publishing
15 6 (0.28%) Automotive
15 6 (0.28%) French Language
15 6 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 1129 (52.86%) Developer
2 381 (17.84%) Java Developer
3 250 (11.70%) Analyst
4 207 (9.69%) Architect
5 174 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 118 (5.52%) .NET Developer
7 107 (5.01%) SQL Developer
8 105 (4.92%) DBA
9 102 (4.78%) Agile Developer
10 96 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 79 (3.70%) C# Developer
12 75 (3.51%) Consultant
13 73 (3.42%) Data Analyst
14 67 (3.14%) Business Analyst
15 66 (3.09%) Oracle Developer
16 65 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
17 62 (2.90%) Scala Developer
18 55 (2.57%) Agile Java Developer
18 55 (2.57%) Oracle DBA
19 53 (2.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (24.39%) HTML
2 410 (19.19%) CSS
3 336 (15.73%) Web Services
4 323 (15.12%) Spring
5 289 (13.53%) .NET
6 260 (12.17%) REST
7 250 (11.70%) XML
8 206 (9.64%) HTML5
9 185 (8.66%) JSON
10 160 (7.49%) AngularJS
10 160 (7.49%) jQuery
11 144 (6.74%) Hibernate
12 143 (6.69%) RESTful
13 138 (6.46%) ASP.NET
14 132 (6.18%) J2EE
15 115 (5.38%) Node.js
16 106 (4.96%) CSS3
17 101 (4.73%) JMS
18 92 (4.31%) Ajax
19 91 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 233 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (4.63%) Management Information System
3 81 (3.79%) User Experience
4 72 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (3.32%) Visualisation
6 63 (2.95%) Clustering
7 62 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 59 (2.76%) Computer Science
9 53 (2.48%) Data Integration
10 47 (2.20%) N-Tier
11 41 (1.92%) Statistics
12 39 (1.83%) Fixed Income
13 35 (1.64%) Algorithms
14 32 (1.50%) Private Cloud
15 31 (1.45%) Derivative
15 31 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (1.36%) Data Centre
16 29 (1.36%) Equities
17 27 (1.26%) Replication
18 24 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 567 (26.54%) Linux
2 413 (19.34%) Unix
3 267 (12.50%) Windows
4 95 (4.45%) Mac OS X
5 88 (4.12%) Windows Server
6 50 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (1.87%) AIX
8 30 (1.40%) Solaris
9 24 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.84%) CentOS
11 15 (0.70%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.66%) Android
12 14 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 12 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.42%) SUSE
16 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
18 6 (0.28%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 864 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (15.92%) Scrum
3 321 (15.03%) Continuous Integration
4 286 (13.39%) TDD
5 284 (13.30%) OO
6 281 (13.16%) MVC
7 242 (11.33%) Configuration Management
8 229 (10.72%) ETL
9 215 (10.07%) SDLC
10 214 (10.02%) Business Intelligence
10 214 (10.02%) Software Engineering
11 211 (9.88%) Data Modelling
12 201 (9.41%) Web Development
13 189 (8.85%) Open Source
14 160 (7.49%) BDD
15 151 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
15 151 (7.07%) Web Design
16 127 (5.95%) Analytics
17 121 (5.66%) DevOps
18 118 (5.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 937 (43.87%) SQL
2 878 (41.10%) Java
3 528 (24.72%) JavaScript
4 314 (14.70%) C#
5 290 (13.58%) Python
6 186 (8.71%) Perl
7 180 (8.43%) Scala
8 170 (7.96%) PL/SQL
9 165 (7.72%) Ruby
10 147 (6.88%) T-SQL
11 128 (5.99%) C++
12 109 (5.10%) VB
13 106 (4.96%) PHP
14 101 (4.73%) C
15 87 (4.07%) Shell Script
16 70 (3.28%) Bash Shell
17 65 (3.04%) VBA
18 54 (2.53%) R
19 45 (2.11%) VB6
20 43 (2.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 278 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 181 (8.47%) Degree
3 162 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 42 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 37 (1.73%) Oracle Certification
6 31 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 22 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (0.94%) ISEB
9 18 (0.84%) OCP
10 14 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.51%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.42%) MCPD
12 9 (0.42%) OCPJP
13 8 (0.37%) CCNA
13 8 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.33%) MCSD
14 7 (0.33%) MCSE
15 6 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.54%) Data Quality
2 66 (3.09%) QA
3 32 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 27 (1.26%) SLA
5 6 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.23%) GCP
7 4 (0.19%) EMIR
7 4 (0.19%) SEPA
8 3 (0.14%) COBIT
8 3 (0.14%) FATCA
9 2 (0.094%) CDISC
9 2 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.094%) MiFID
10 1 (0.047%) Basel II
10 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 1 (0.047%) Solvency II
System Software
1 81 (3.79%) Docker
2 55 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
3 41 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 41 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.70%) HDFS
8 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.51%) Apache Flume
10 10 (0.47%) Samba
11 7 (0.33%) StorNext
12 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.14%) Postfix
13 2 (0.094%) iptables
13 2 (0.094%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.094%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.094%) vSphere
13 2 (0.094%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (4.12%) Puppet
2 87 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (2.15%) Ansible
4 28 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.94%) Kibana
6 18 (0.84%) Kubernetes
7 14 (0.66%) Data Guard
8 13 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
9 12 (0.56%) BladeLogic
9 12 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (0.47%) SCOM
11 9 (0.42%) Control-M
11 9 (0.42%) Nagios
11 9 (0.42%) TIBCO Hawk
12 7 (0.33%) Oozie
13 6 (0.28%) logstash
13 6 (0.28%) SCCM
14 5 (0.23%) collectd
14 5 (0.23%) Icinga
Vendors
1 803 (37.59%) Oracle
2 295 (13.81%) Microsoft
3 161 (7.54%) Sybase
4 91 (4.26%) IBM
5 77 (3.60%) Red Hat
5 77 (3.60%) VMware
6 54 (2.53%) SAP
7 49 (2.29%) Google
8 44 (2.06%) Teradata
9 39 (1.83%) HP
10 38 (1.78%) Tableau
11 37 (1.73%) Cloudera
12 35 (1.64%) Zend
13 34 (1.59%) Informatica
13 34 (1.59%) TIBCO
14 26 (1.22%) Talend
15 24 (1.12%) F5
16 23 (1.08%) Micro Focus
16 23 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
17 22 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
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London
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Northampton
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Erskine, Renfrewshire
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Gloucestershire
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Camberley, Surrey
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London
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London
Talent International
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
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Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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City, London
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East Midlands
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Sanderson
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West London
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Erskine, Renfrewshire
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Old Street - London
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Midlands
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London
Staffworx Ltd
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West Sussex
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Oxfordshire
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