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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 90 114 121
Rank change year-on-year +24 +7  
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.50% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 3.57% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 14
Median daily rate £350 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.50 - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £43.00 £46.09
% change year-on-year -31.39% -6.70%  

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 271 336 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 14.95% 13.65% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 218 213
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 6
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.63 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.29% -82.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
Maidenhead - 3 £275 - 2
Reading +15 2 £369 +5.35% 1
Bracknell -2 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
RDBMS
South East

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 25 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (32.00%) Degree
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (28.00%) TDD
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
8 6 (24.00%) Line Management
8 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 6 (24.00%) JUnit
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) Web Development
9 5 (20.00%) XML
10 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.00%) DAO
10 4 (16.00%) JSF
10 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 4 (16.00%) Middleware
10 4 (16.00%) SAP
10 4 (16.00%) Marketing
10 4 (16.00%) QA

RDBMS
Top Related 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 (12.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) OLTP
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) DAO
3 4 (16.00%) GWT
3 4 (16.00%) JSF
3 4 (16.00%) JSON
3 4 (16.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.00%) RichFaces
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
3 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (24.00%) Line Management
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Delphi
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) IFRS
2 1 (4.00%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Pingdom
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) hybris
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) New Relic
5 1 (4.00%) PagerDuty
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) VMware