The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 32 46
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.85% 0.98% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.51% 7.89% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £625 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -26.62% -7.14%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 37 38 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 13.65% 12.38% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 68
Median daily rate £321 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Luton +12 5 £625 +8.69%
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) IaaS
2 10 (90.91%) Service Management
3 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (54.55%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 11 (100.00%) High Availability
1 11 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (90.91%) Service Management
3 9 (81.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (63.64%) Capacity Management
4 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Re-Platforming