Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 151 139
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12 +18
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 22 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.30% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.08% 1.50% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 25
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £404 £331 £316
90th Percentile £700 £433 £488
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £375
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.25

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 714 801 737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.20% 20.05% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 487 408
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £592
South East median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.88% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.25 £15.20
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +22.45%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Reading -9 12 £475 +24.18% 7
Bracknell - 8 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
RDBMS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Python
4 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) DevOps
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
6 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 8 (36.36%) Docker
6 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Puppet
7 7 (31.82%) Terraform
7 7 (31.82%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (31.82%) Serverless
7 7 (31.82%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
8 6 (27.27%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) SAML
9 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) PKI
9 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (22.73%) SaaS
9 5 (22.73%) Logistics
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (22.73%) Git (software)

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 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (31.82%) Serverless
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Functions
3 5 (22.73%) GitHub
3 5 (22.73%) SaaS
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Data Factory
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%) Datadog
6 1 (4.55%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
3 7 (31.82%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (13.64%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
5 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) HDInsight
5 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) OLTP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.55%) Power BI
6 1 (4.55%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Python Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Backend Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
4 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Product Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) SAML
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 2 (9.09%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Avro
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (4.55%) COM
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) JSON-LD
4 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.55%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (45.45%) DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Logistics
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (18.18%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Open Source
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) CAP Theorem
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Data Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) Go
5 4 (18.18%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) C#
7 2 (9.09%) Groovy
7 2 (9.09%) R
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (9.09%) Scala
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) SPARQL
8 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Docker
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Terraform
3 5 (22.73%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (9.09%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) Kibana
4 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (9.09%) Packer
5 1 (4.55%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Google
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.55%) Qualys
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) Teradata