Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 23 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 111 114
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +27
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 64 56 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.56% 1.30% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.80% 7.85% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 28
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £184 £319 £316
90th Percentile £425 £488 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.72 £40.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year -33.21% +42.22% -44.31%

Relational Database 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 821 713 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.98% 16.57% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 390 461
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +1.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £591 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 29
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.24 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.95% -36.67% -25.93%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +60.38% -3.64% +10.00%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Berkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Berkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Berkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Berkshire

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 +17 23 £325 -13.33% 4
Bracknell +17 17 £270 -45.32% 1
Slough -2 10 £400 +25.00% 2
Maidenhead -7 2 - - 1
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 27 (42.19%) Oracle
2 22 (34.38%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 19 (29.69%) XML
4 19 (29.69%) Unix
5 16 (25.00%) FastStats
6 15 (23.44%) Degree
6 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
6 15 (23.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 15 (23.44%) Project Management
6 15 (23.44%) CSS
7 14 (21.88%) HTML
7 14 (21.88%) CRM
7 14 (21.88%) Xen
7 14 (21.88%) jQuery
8 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
8 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
8 13 (20.31%) Perl
8 13 (20.31%) MySQL
9 12 (18.75%) Linux
9 12 (18.75%) Legal
9 12 (18.75%) Data Management
9 12 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (18.75%) GDPR
9 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 11 (17.19%) Contingency Planning
10 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
10 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
10 11 (17.19%) .NET

Relational Database
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 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (25.00%) FastStats
2 7 (10.94%) KANA IQ
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) IaaS
2 4 (6.25%) PaaS
3 2 (3.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) DNS
1 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.38%) NAS
2 6 (9.38%) SAN
3 5 (7.81%) Firewall
4 4 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.31%) MySQL
3 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (9.38%) Datazen
5 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.13%) Big Data
7 2 (3.13%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.56%) DB2
8 1 (1.56%) MS Access
8 1 (1.56%) Power BI
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) Hudson
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
1 2 (3.13%) PHPUnit
1 2 (3.13%) Selenium
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (18.75%) Legal
2 5 (7.81%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Administrator
3 12 (18.75%) Database Manager
3 12 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (17.19%) Insight Manager
5 10 (15.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (14.06%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (9.38%) Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (7.81%) Server Administrator
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.25%) SQL BI Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Database Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (4.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) XML
2 15 (23.44%) CSS
3 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 14 (21.88%) jQuery
4 11 (17.19%) .NET
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.94%) Ajax
5 7 (10.94%) JSON
6 6 (9.38%) ADO
6 6 (9.38%) ADO.NET
6 6 (9.38%) CSS3
6 6 (9.38%) ODBC
6 6 (9.38%) OLE
6 6 (9.38%) OLE DB
7 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.25%) HTML5
9 2 (3.13%) Laravel
9 2 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle Exalogic
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Unix
2 12 (18.75%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) Windows
4 8 (12.50%) Solaris
5 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 2000
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Project Management
2 14 (21.88%) CRM
3 12 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
3 12 (18.75%) Data Management
3 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 11 (17.19%) Contingency Planning
5 9 (14.06%) Open Source
6 8 (12.50%) SDLC
6 8 (12.50%) Web Development
7 7 (10.94%) Change Management
7 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.94%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
8 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.25%) Logistics
10 4 (6.25%) OO
10 4 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) Bash Shell
3 13 (20.31%) Perl
4 11 (17.19%) C#
5 9 (14.06%) Python
6 8 (12.50%) VBScript
7 7 (10.94%) Ruby
8 6 (9.38%) C++
8 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (6.25%) Java
9 4 (6.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (3.13%) Apex Code
10 2 (3.13%) PHP
10 2 (3.13%) SOQL
10 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.56%) SOSL
11 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) GDPR
2 6 (9.38%) QA
3 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (21.88%) Xen
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Ansible
1 7 (10.94%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Kibana
2 1 (1.56%) logstash
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.50%) Sun
3 7 (10.94%) KANA
3 7 (10.94%) Sybase
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.13%) Zend
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) BEA
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) Pega
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) Vitria