Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 95 114
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 +16
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 56 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.43% 1.83% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.81% 9.14% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 36
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £328 £207 £316
90th Percentile £673 £447 £488
South East median daily rate £468 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +13.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £26.72 £40.00
% change year-on-year +54.41% -33.21% +53.48%

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 717 799 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.27% 20.02% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 489 407
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £300
90th Percentile £581 £575 £592
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +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%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 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 -17 16 £475 +46.15% 25
Bracknell -7 12 £165 -38.89% 3
Maidenhead +7 8 £438 -
Newbury -5 6 £488 +11.43% 3
Slough -12 3 - - 1
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Linux
3 17 (30.36%) ETL
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (26.79%) Talend
6 14 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (25.00%) Windows
6 14 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 14 (25.00%) Python
6 14 (25.00%) XML
7 13 (23.21%) Java
7 13 (23.21%) Analytics
8 12 (21.43%) Big Data
8 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
9 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
9 11 (19.64%) DevOps
9 11 (19.64%) Unix
10 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
10 10 (17.86%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (16.07%) Serverless
11 9 (16.07%) Docker
11 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) .NET
12 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (14.29%) Hadoop

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 6 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.36%) SAS
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.79%) Documentum
3 1 (1.79%) Drupal
3 1 (1.79%) FileNet
3 1 (1.79%) Liferay
3 1 (1.79%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.79%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (16.07%) Serverless
4 6 (10.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (8.93%) Azure Functions
5 5 (8.93%) GitHub
5 5 (8.93%) SaaS
6 2 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.57%) CloudBees
6 2 (3.57%) Firebase
6 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.79%) Datadog
7 1 (1.79%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.93%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) AMQP
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
2 12 (21.43%) Big Data
3 11 (19.64%) NoSQL
4 10 (17.86%) Cosmos DB
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
6 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 7 (12.50%) Data Lake
8 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (8.93%) HDInsight
8 5 (8.93%) MySQL
8 5 (8.93%) Power BI
9 3 (5.36%) OLAP
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
10 2 (3.57%) CouchDB
10 2 (3.57%) DB2
10 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.57%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.36%) Selenium
5 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.57%) Ant
6 2 (3.57%) AnthillPro
6 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.57%) Hudson
6 2 (3.57%) JMeter
6 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.79%) Gradle
7 1 (1.79%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Publishing
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Talend Developer
3 9 (16.07%) ETL Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Integration Test Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 7 (12.50%) JSON
4 5 (8.93%) SAML
5 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 4 (7.14%) Node.js
5 4 (7.14%) REST
6 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.36%) EDI
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) Kafka
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE
7 2 (3.57%) React
7 2 (3.57%) SOAP
7 2 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Thrift
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) COM
8 1 (1.79%) JSON-LD
8 1 (1.79%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) PKI
2 4 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Life Science
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Blog
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 14 (25.00%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) ETL
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 13 (23.21%) Analytics
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.64%) DevOps
7 8 (14.29%) Data Integration
8 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.50%) XML Parsing
9 6 (10.71%) Microservices
9 6 (10.71%) Scrum
10 5 (8.93%) Logistics
10 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.93%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
11 4 (7.14%) Kanban
11 4 (7.14%) Migration
11 4 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) Python
3 13 (23.21%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
5 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.93%) C#
7 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
8 4 (7.14%) C++
8 4 (7.14%) Go
9 2 (3.57%) C
9 2 (3.57%) Groovy
9 2 (3.57%) R
9 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.79%) Perl
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 7 (12.50%) Terraform
3 5 (8.93%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (3.57%) Ansible
4 2 (3.57%) Kibana
4 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.57%) Packer
5 1 (1.79%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.79%) Suricata
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Talend
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) Google
5 3 (5.36%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.36%) Informatica
6 2 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Adobe
7 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.79%) FatWire
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.79%) MapR
7 1 (1.79%) OpenText
7 1 (1.79%) Qualys
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Sencha
7 1 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (1.79%) Teradata
7 1 (1.79%) Vignette