Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 January 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 160 175
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +10
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 38 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 2.75% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 10
East of England median daily rate £320 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% -25.00% +24.22%
10th Percentile £315 £131 £219
90th Percentile £595 £605 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +5.00% +14.29%

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 the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 909 945 1,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 20.93% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 565 623
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £300 £232 £236
90th Percentile £575 £538 £573
England median daily rate £470 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +9.43% +1.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 53
East of England median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £36.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +2.26% +68.60%
10th Percentile £18.73 £15.15 £14.50
90th Percentile £40.38 £45.85 £57.95
England median hourly rate £31.31 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.85% -8.33% +4.57%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RDBMS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in the East of England

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Hertfordshire -3 13 £606 +110.87% 6
Bedfordshire - 13 £315 -
Essex - 7 £400 - 3
Cambridgeshire -26 5 £425 -2.86% 5
RDBMS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 38 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (63.16%) Java
4 23 (60.53%) Oracle
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) SQL
7 15 (39.47%) Linux
8 14 (36.84%) Web Services
8 14 (36.84%) TDD
8 14 (36.84%) JIRA
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
10 12 (31.58%) Unix
10 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (31.58%) Scrum
10 12 (31.58%) REST
10 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
11 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (28.95%) Middleware
11 11 (28.95%) ETL
11 11 (28.95%) UML
12 10 (26.32%) OO
12 10 (26.32%) Python
12 10 (26.32%) JUnit
12 10 (26.32%) Java EE
13 9 (23.68%) JPA
13 9 (23.68%) Maven
13 9 (23.68%) XML
13 9 (23.68%) Solaris
13 9 (23.68%) Finance

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (21.05%) Confluence
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.53%) JBoss
4 4 (10.53%) WildFly
5 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
6 2 (5.26%) Apache
6 2 (5.26%) CMS
6 2 (5.26%) Mule
7 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 12 (31.58%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (21.05%) DB2
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (18.42%) MySQL
5 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (10.53%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
9 3 (7.89%) OLAP
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (5.26%) Big Data
10 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
10 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (5.26%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) JIRA
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 10 (26.32%) JUnit
4 9 (23.68%) Maven
5 8 (21.05%) Ant
6 7 (18.42%) Bitbucket
6 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
7 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
8 5 (13.16%) Gradle
9 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 4 (10.53%) Selenium
9 4 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (7.89%) JMeter
10 3 (7.89%) Subversion
10 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
10 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
10 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
11 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
11 2 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Database Developer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analytics Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) Web Services
2 12 (31.58%) REST
3 11 (28.95%) Middleware
4 10 (26.32%) Java EE
5 9 (23.68%) JPA
5 9 (23.68%) XML
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) SOAP
7 7 (18.42%) Ajax
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
7 7 (18.42%) Spring
8 6 (15.79%) boto
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) J2EE
8 6 (15.79%) JMS
8 6 (15.79%) JSON
8 6 (15.79%) Struts
9 5 (13.16%) EJB
9 5 (13.16%) JAX-RS
9 5 (13.16%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) HPUX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (31.58%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) ETL
5 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (28.95%) UML
6 10 (26.32%) OO
7 9 (23.68%) DevOps
8 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
9 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
10 6 (15.79%) Analytics
10 6 (15.79%) CRM
10 6 (15.79%) Kanban
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.16%) Data Analytics
11 5 (13.16%) ITIL
11 5 (13.16%) Load Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
11 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) Python
5 7 (18.42%) C#
6 4 (10.53%) Groovy
6 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.89%) C++
7 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) Scala
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Clojure
9 1 (2.63%) Dart
9 1 (2.63%) Elixir
9 1 (2.63%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.63%) Rust
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GCP
2 2 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Ansible
2 6 (15.79%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 6 (15.79%) Mesos
2 6 (15.79%) Rancher
3 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.53%) Puppet
4 2 (5.26%) Terraform
5 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Atlassian
3 5 (13.16%) CA
3 5 (13.16%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) ATG
5 1 (2.63%) Blue Martini
5 1 (2.63%) Demandware
5 1 (2.63%) Elastic Path
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) hybris
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) RedGate
5 1 (2.63%) webMethods
5 1 (2.63%) WSO2