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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 103 98
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 3 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 6.23% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 14
Median daily rate £458 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.00% +11.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £36.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -52.77% -44.61%  

RDBMS 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 Berkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 349 337 371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.03% 14.26% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 193 220
Median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Reading +10 2 £458 +18.06% 1
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) JUnit
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (30.77%) Marketing
6 4 (30.77%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) ERP
7 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Maven
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) hybris
7 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Java EE
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) Case Management

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 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) OLTP
4 1 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Java EE
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) DAO
2 2 (15.38%) GWT
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) JSF
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) RichFaces
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Case Management
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) R
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) IFRS
2 1 (7.69%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) hybris
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Teradata