Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 June 2018 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 137 145
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 +7
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 22 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.18% 2.09% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 18
Berkshire median daily rate £510 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.73% -2.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £433 £295 £325
90th Percentile £698 £518 £468
South East median daily rate £463 £375 £418
% change year-on-year +23.33% -10.18% +24.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year +52.54% - -

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 692 622 676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.97% 17.03% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 326 414
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £320 £300 £270
90th Percentile £588 £556 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.69% +2.51% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 37 27
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +371.05% - -70.77%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £59.13 £47.70 £15.00
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +111.84% -46.48% +31.18%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 June 2018. 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
Bracknell +6 7 £510 - 1
Reading -8 6 £650 +72.76% 6
Maidenhead -11 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) REST
4 9 (40.91%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) Python
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Windows
7 6 (27.27%) HTTP
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 6 (27.27%) SaaS
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (27.27%) Big Data
7 6 (27.27%) Analytics
8 5 (22.73%) DevOps
8 5 (22.73%) MQTT
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
8 5 (22.73%) PaaS
8 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
8 5 (22.73%) R
8 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
8 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) Telematics
8 5 (22.73%) Scala
8 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
8 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 5 (22.73%) Automotive
8 5 (22.73%) Unix

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 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Domino
3 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.55%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
2 5 (22.73%) PaaS
3 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (13.64%) Serverless
5 2 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (9.09%) CloudBees
5 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) MQTT
3 1 (4.55%) AMQP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) Big Data
4 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
4 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 4 (18.18%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (13.64%) Data Lake
6 3 (13.64%) HDInsight
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) DB2
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) OLTP
8 1 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) IntelliJ
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) XMLSpy
3 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (22.73%) Automotive
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) REST
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) EJB
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) Java EE
4 3 (13.64%) Java EE 5
4 3 (13.64%) JAX-WS
4 3 (13.64%) JDBC
4 3 (13.64%) JMS
4 3 (13.64%) JNDI
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) WSDL
4 3 (13.64%) XSD
4 3 (13.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (13.64%) Blog
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Infotainment
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Telematics
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) BDD
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Microservices
4 3 (13.64%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Data Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) R
4 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 4 (18.18%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) Go
6 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Groovy
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 2 (9.09%) GCP
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) Terraform
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Kibana
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Packer
3 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) BEA
4 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) Dataiku
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) RapidMiner
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau