The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 103 87
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 71 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.03% 1.14% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.78% 5.38% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 30
Median daily rate £447 £444 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.78% +43.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £288 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% -32.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

Relational Database 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 the East of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 450 539 735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.23% 21.22% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 315 415
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +48.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £42.28 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the East of England

Relational Database
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 Relational Database in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in the East of England

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in the East of England

Relational Database
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 Relational Database in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in the East of England

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Essex +27 46 £472 - 7
Norfolk +4 7 £350 -33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £320 -20.00% 7
Hertfordshire -12 6 £320 -26.85% 7
Bedfordshire -6 3 £513 -2.38% 2
Suffolk +13 2 £338 -10.00% 1
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 85 (72.65%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (62.39%) Oracle
3 71 (60.68%) Linux
3 71 (60.68%) TDD
4 64 (54.70%) Java
5 63 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (49.57%) JBoss
7 55 (47.01%) Test Automation
8 54 (46.15%) Git (software)
8 54 (46.15%) Jenkins
9 45 (38.46%) Configuration Management
10 44 (37.61%) Scrum
10 44 (37.61%) HTTP
11 42 (35.90%) SQL
11 42 (35.90%) J2EE
11 42 (35.90%) Subversion
12 41 (35.04%) Microservices
13 40 (34.19%) Mentoring
14 39 (33.33%) Kanban
14 39 (33.33%) SOA
14 39 (33.33%) Middleware
15 38 (32.48%) TCP/IP
15 38 (32.48%) SSL
16 37 (31.62%) HTML
16 37 (31.62%) DevOps
17 35 (29.91%) XML
17 35 (29.91%) Unix
18 34 (29.06%) Apache
18 34 (29.06%) User Stories
19 33 (28.21%) WSO2

Relational Database
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 58 (49.57%) JBoss
2 34 (29.06%) Apache
3 31 (26.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (17.09%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.42%) IIS
7 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.56%) CMS
8 3 (2.56%) Mule
9 2 (1.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.71%) Confluence
10 1 (0.85%) Jetty
10 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.85%) nginx
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.84%) IaaS
2 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.56%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.56%) PaaS
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (37.61%) HTTP
2 38 (32.48%) SSL
2 38 (32.48%) TCP/IP
3 17 (14.53%) LDAP
4 8 (6.84%) DNS
4 8 (6.84%) WAN
5 5 (4.27%) LAN
6 4 (3.42%) Internet
7 2 (1.71%) IMAP
7 2 (1.71%) SMTP
8 1 (0.85%) DHCP
8 1 (0.85%) FTP
8 1 (0.85%) IPsec
8 1 (0.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) MySQL
2 22 (18.80%) MariaDB
3 19 (16.24%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.98%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (5.98%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 6 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (5.13%) Pentaho
7 5 (4.27%) MarkLogic
8 4 (3.42%) Ingres
9 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.71%) DB2
10 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 54 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 42 (35.90%) Subversion
3 20 (17.09%) JUnit
4 18 (15.38%) Mockito
5 11 (9.40%) Maven
6 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.13%) Ant
7 6 (5.13%) Selenium
7 6 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.56%) CA Gen
9 3 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.71%) AccuRev
10 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.71%) Gradle
10 2 (1.71%) JIRA
10 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Publishing
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (49.57%) Developer
2 45 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.95%) Architect
4 20 (17.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Technical Architect
6 7 (5.98%) ETL Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Pentaho Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (3.42%) AWS Architect
8 4 (3.42%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) PHP Developer
9 3 (2.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.90%) J2EE
2 39 (33.33%) Middleware
3 37 (31.62%) HTML
4 35 (29.91%) XML
5 33 (28.21%) Spring
6 30 (25.64%) CSS
7 25 (21.37%) Hibernate
8 23 (19.66%) Spring MVC
9 22 (18.80%) Web Services
10 21 (17.95%) REST
11 20 (17.09%) JPA
12 18 (15.38%) EclipseLink
13 17 (14.53%) JAAS
14 16 (13.68%) JAXB
15 13 (11.11%) Java EE
16 10 (8.55%) .NET
16 10 (8.55%) Struts
17 9 (7.69%) SOAP
17 9 (7.69%) XSLT
18 8 (6.84%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.56%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.71%) Clustering
5 2 (1.71%) Replication
5 2 (1.71%) RIA
5 2 (1.71%) W3C
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.85%) DataPower
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.85%) Life Science
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 71 (60.68%) Linux
2 35 (29.91%) Unix
3 33 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (19.66%) Mac OS X
5 13 (11.11%) Solaris
5 13 (11.11%) Windows
6 3 (2.56%) AIX
6 3 (2.56%) HPUX
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (72.65%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (60.68%) TDD
3 63 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (47.01%) Test Automation
5 45 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 44 (37.61%) Scrum
7 41 (35.04%) Microservices
8 40 (34.19%) Mentoring
9 39 (33.33%) Kanban
9 39 (33.33%) SOA
10 37 (31.62%) DevOps
11 34 (29.06%) User Stories
12 33 (28.21%) Open Source
13 32 (27.35%) API Design
14 30 (25.64%) Software Engineering
15 29 (24.79%) Coaching
16 26 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
16 26 (22.22%) MVC
17 25 (21.37%) Web Development
18 19 (16.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.70%) Java
2 42 (35.90%) SQL
3 26 (22.22%) Perl
4 25 (21.37%) PL/SQL
5 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
6 19 (16.24%) C
7 11 (9.40%) Python
8 4 (3.42%) C#
8 4 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.56%) C++
9 3 (2.56%) Groovy
9 3 (2.56%) PHP
9 3 (2.56%) XPath
10 1 (0.85%) Erlang
10 1 (0.85%) Haskell
10 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) Ruby
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.71%) Degree
4 2 (1.71%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (26.50%) Docker
2 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (22.22%) Puppet
2 14 (11.97%) Ansible
3 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.85%) ThinApp
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (62.39%) Oracle
2 33 (28.21%) WSO2
3 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.84%) VMware
5 6 (5.13%) IBM
5 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.13%) webMethods
6 4 (3.42%) Google
7 3 (2.56%) BEA
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco
7 3 (2.56%) FatWire
7 3 (2.56%) Informatica
7 3 (2.56%) Omniture
7 3 (2.56%) Pega
8 2 (1.71%) Adobe
8 2 (1.71%) SAP
8 2 (1.71%) Sun
9 1 (0.85%) HP
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) Teradata
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