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 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
England / East of England
Rank 81 95 85
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 46 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.17% 1.14% 1.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.33% 6.91% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 34
Median daily rate £495 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  

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 406 405 565
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.12% 16.46% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 238 348
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 28
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Essex +26 34 £500 +17.52% 7
Bedfordshire +2 5 £625 +8.69% 1
Hertfordshire -4 4 £313 -24.24% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £293 -10.00% 7
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (48.51%) Oracle
3 48 (47.52%) Java
4 42 (41.58%) Linux
5 38 (37.62%) HTML
5 38 (37.62%) TDD
6 32 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
7 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
7 30 (29.70%) Scrum
8 29 (28.71%) SQL
9 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
10 24 (23.76%) J2EE
10 24 (23.76%) JBoss
11 23 (22.77%) Configuration Management
11 23 (22.77%) Subversion
12 21 (20.79%) Apache
12 21 (20.79%) CSS
13 20 (19.80%) E-Commerce
13 20 (19.80%) TCP/IP
13 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
13 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
13 20 (19.80%) Open Source
14 19 (18.81%) OO
14 19 (18.81%) Windows
14 19 (18.81%) Web Services
15 18 (17.82%) SOA
15 18 (17.82%) HTTP
15 18 (17.82%) Middleware
16 17 (16.83%) XML

Relational Database
Top Related 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 24 (23.76%) JBoss
2 21 (20.79%) Apache
3 17 (16.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (9.90%) IIS
5 8 (7.92%) WebLogic
6 7 (6.93%) Apache Pig
7 5 (4.95%) Apache Spark
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.98%) CMS
9 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.99%) Confluence
10 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.99%) Jetty
10 1 (0.99%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.99%) nginx
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Weka
2 1 (0.99%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.99%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) IaaS
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.98%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.99%) AdWords
5 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.99%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) TCP/IP
2 18 (17.82%) HTTP
3 16 (15.84%) SSL
4 12 (11.88%) DNS
5 11 (10.89%) WAN
6 7 (6.93%) LAN
7 6 (5.94%) LDAP
8 5 (4.95%) Firewall
8 5 (4.95%) IPv4
8 5 (4.95%) Network Security
9 1 (0.99%) DHCP
9 1 (0.99%) FTP
9 1 (0.99%) Internet
9 1 (0.99%) IPsec
9 1 (0.99%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) RDBMS
2 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.88%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.90%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.91%) MySQL
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (7.92%) Apache Hive
6 8 (7.92%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (7.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 8 (7.92%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (7.92%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (7.92%) Oracle9i Database
6 8 (7.92%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (6.93%) MariaDB
7 7 (6.93%) MongoDB
7 7 (6.93%) Pentaho
8 6 (5.94%) Big Data
9 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.95%) HBase
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (31.68%) Git (software)
2 30 (29.70%) Jenkins
3 23 (22.77%) Subversion
4 11 (10.89%) Selenium
5 10 (9.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (8.91%) Cucumber
6 9 (8.91%) JUnit
7 7 (6.93%) Maven
8 6 (5.94%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.95%) JIRA
9 5 (4.95%) Mockito
10 4 (3.96%) Ant
10 4 (3.96%) FxCop
10 4 (3.96%) Moq
10 4 (3.96%) ReSharper
10 4 (3.96%) StyleCop
11 3 (2.97%) CA Gen
11 3 (2.97%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.98%) Gradle
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (50.50%) Developer
2 26 (25.74%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.82%) Architect
4 11 (10.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (9.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) ETL Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Pentaho Developer
8 6 (5.94%) AWS Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.95%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.95%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 5 (4.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (37.62%) HTML
2 24 (23.76%) J2EE
3 21 (20.79%) CSS
4 20 (19.80%) AngularJS
5 19 (18.81%) Web Services
6 18 (17.82%) Middleware
7 17 (16.83%) Hibernate
7 17 (16.83%) jQuery
7 17 (16.83%) XML
8 16 (15.84%) REST
9 15 (14.85%) HTML5
9 15 (14.85%) RESTful
10 14 (13.86%) Spring
11 12 (11.88%) Ajax
12 11 (10.89%) SOAP
13 10 (9.90%) D3.js
14 9 (8.91%) .NET
14 9 (8.91%) JPA
14 9 (8.91%) Spring MVC
15 8 (7.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.88%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.96%) Contactless
5 4 (3.96%) EMV
6 3 (2.97%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) iPad
7 2 (1.98%) Replication
7 2 (1.98%) RIA
7 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.99%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.99%) Life Science
8 1 (0.99%) NHS
8 1 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 42 (41.58%) Linux
2 19 (18.81%) Windows
3 16 (15.84%) Unix
4 11 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.92%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.97%) Solaris
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) AIX
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (37.62%) TDD
3 32 (31.68%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (29.70%) Scrum
5 23 (22.77%) Configuration Management
6 20 (19.80%) E-Commerce
6 20 (19.80%) Open Source
6 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
7 19 (18.81%) OO
8 18 (17.82%) SOA
9 17 (16.83%) DevOps
9 17 (16.83%) Microservices
10 16 (15.84%) Kanban
10 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
10 16 (15.84%) MVC
11 14 (13.86%) BDD
12 13 (12.87%) Web Development
13 12 (11.88%) API Design
13 12 (11.88%) Coaching
13 12 (11.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (47.52%) Java
2 29 (28.71%) SQL
3 28 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.85%) Perl
4 15 (14.85%) Python
5 11 (10.89%) C
5 11 (10.89%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.93%) PHP
7 6 (5.94%) C#
8 5 (4.95%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.95%) VBScript
9 4 (3.96%) R
9 4 (3.96%) Scala
10 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.98%) C++
12 1 (0.99%) ES6
12 1 (0.99%) Ruby
12 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Docker
2 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) Varnish
4 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (10.89%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) Ansible
2 4 (3.96%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (3.96%) Kibana
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 49 (48.51%) Oracle
2 16 (15.84%) WSO2
3 10 (9.90%) VMware
4 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.96%) Google
5 4 (3.96%) Hortonworks
6 3 (2.97%) BEA
6 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 3 (2.97%) Informatica
6 3 (2.97%) Pega
6 3 (2.97%) webMethods
7 2 (1.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.99%) JDA
8 1 (0.99%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.99%) Omniture
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.99%) SAP
8 1 (0.99%) Zend