Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 130 159
Rank change year-on-year -22 +29 +6
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.91% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 5.46% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 14
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +11.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £318
90th Percentile £433 £488 £400
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.25 £33.25
% change year-on-year - +24.06% -5.00%

RDBMS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 829 714 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.14% 16.61% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 388 460
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +9.97%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 24
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £13.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -31.32% -31.69%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £27.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year +53.42% -2.23% +12.00%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Berkshire

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RDBMS in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Berkshire

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Berkshire

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 9 £383 +0.33% 3
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) MySQL
4 9 (75.00%) Open Source
5 8 (66.67%) XML
6 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (58.33%) Sybase
6 7 (58.33%) SQL
7 6 (50.00%) OLE
7 6 (50.00%) OLE DB
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (50.00%) .NET
7 6 (50.00%) C#
7 6 (50.00%) C++
7 6 (50.00%) ADO
7 6 (50.00%) ADO.NET
7 6 (50.00%) ODBC
7 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (50.00%) Datazen
8 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
9 4 (33.33%) Linux
9 4 (33.33%) Unix
9 4 (33.33%) HTTP

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Datazen
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (8.33%) DB2
6 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (50.00%) ADO
2 6 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 6 (50.00%) ODBC
2 6 (50.00%) OLE
2 6 (50.00%) OLE DB
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) DAO
5 1 (8.33%) GWT
5 1 (8.33%) JSF
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) RichFaces
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Struts
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Chat Support
3 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kibana
1 1 (8.33%) logstash
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Sybase
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) BEA
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Pega
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Vitria