Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 88 115
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -36
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 121 113 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.34% 2.34% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.19% 10.17% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 44 37
East of England median daily rate £449 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.67% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £315 £239 £225
90th Percentile £597 £589 £560
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 - £36.67
10th Percentile £20.25 - £21.48
90th Percentile £44.75 - £44.50
England median hourly rate £31.15 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -24.94% +7.10% +3.33%

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 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 993 1111 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.18% 22.98% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 685 726
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £283 £233 £225
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.70 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £46.00 £47.43
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +12.24%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 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
Essex +28 60 £475 -5.00% 2
Hertfordshire -26 24 £523 +60.77% 6
Cambridgeshire -38 16 £405 -7.43% 7
Bedfordshire -1 15 £315 -47.50% 6
Norfolk -4 4 £350 -22.22% 2
Suffolk +8 1 £500 +29.03%
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (59.50%) Linux
3 69 (57.02%) TDD
4 59 (48.76%) Oracle
5 58 (47.93%) Java
5 58 (47.93%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (43.80%) Git (software)
7 51 (42.15%) SQL
8 49 (40.50%) Middleware
9 47 (38.84%) RDBMS
9 47 (38.84%) Scrum
10 46 (38.02%) Jenkins
11 45 (37.19%) Test Automation
12 41 (33.88%) Kanban
12 41 (33.88%) HTTP
13 40 (33.06%) Unix
14 39 (32.23%) DevOps
15 38 (31.40%) Mentoring
16 36 (29.75%) Web Services
16 36 (29.75%) SOA
17 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
17 35 (28.93%) SSL
17 35 (28.93%) JBoss
17 35 (28.93%) Subversion
18 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
18 34 (28.10%) Configuration Management
19 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
19 31 (25.62%) XML
20 30 (24.79%) Coaching
20 30 (24.79%) User Stories

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 35 (28.93%) JBoss
2 26 (21.49%) Apache
3 24 (19.83%) WebLogic
4 20 (16.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 9 (7.44%) Confluence
6 9 (7.44%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (4.96%) Mule
8 5 (4.13%) nginx
9 4 (3.31%) WildFly
10 3 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.65%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.65%) IIS
11 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.83%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.83%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (19.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.13%) IaaS
5 5 (4.13%) PaaS
5 5 (4.13%) SaaS
6 3 (2.48%) GitHub
7 2 (1.65%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.65%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (1.65%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 41 (33.88%) HTTP
2 35 (28.93%) SSL
2 35 (28.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.61%) LDAP
4 4 (3.31%) Internet
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.83%) IMAP
5 1 (0.83%) SAN
5 1 (0.83%) SMTP
5 1 (0.83%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (38.84%) RDBMS
2 34 (28.10%) SQL Server
3 26 (21.49%) MySQL
4 14 (11.57%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 10 (8.26%) DB2
6 10 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
7 9 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.79%) MariaDB
8 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.96%) Big Data
9 6 (4.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (4.13%) Data Lake
10 5 (4.13%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (4.13%) Power BI
11 4 (3.31%) OLAP
11 4 (3.31%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (2.48%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 53 (43.80%) Git (software)
2 46 (38.02%) Jenkins
3 35 (28.93%) Subversion
4 21 (17.36%) JUnit
5 18 (14.88%) JIRA
5 18 (14.88%) Maven
6 14 (11.57%) Ant
7 12 (9.92%) SoapUI
8 10 (8.26%) Mockito
9 9 (7.44%) Gradle
10 8 (6.61%) Visual Studio
11 7 (5.79%) Bitbucket
11 7 (5.79%) Cucumber
11 7 (5.79%) JMeter
11 7 (5.79%) Mercurial
12 6 (4.96%) Selenium
12 6 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (4.13%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (3.31%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Automotive
3 3 (2.48%) Games
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) Developer
2 25 (20.66%) Architect
3 21 (17.36%) Java Developer
4 16 (13.22%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.96%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Python Developer
8 6 (4.96%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.96%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.13%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.13%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.31%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (40.50%) Middleware
2 36 (29.75%) Web Services
3 31 (25.62%) XML
4 29 (23.97%) J2EE
5 28 (23.14%) HTML
6 26 (21.49%) CSS
7 25 (20.66%) REST
8 22 (18.18%) Java EE
8 22 (18.18%) Spring
9 21 (17.36%) JPA
10 19 (15.70%) SOAP
11 17 (14.05%) JAXB
12 16 (13.22%) .NET
12 16 (13.22%) Struts
13 13 (10.74%) Ajax
13 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
14 11 (9.09%) HTML5
14 11 (9.09%) JAX-RS
14 11 (9.09%) Spring MVC
15 10 (8.26%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.48%) CAN bus
3 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Clustering
4 2 (1.65%) CMDB
4 2 (1.65%) W3C
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) RIA
5 1 (0.83%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 72 (59.50%) Linux
2 40 (33.06%) Unix
3 27 (22.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (15.70%) Mac OS X
5 18 (14.88%) Solaris
6 12 (9.92%) Windows
7 6 (4.96%) HPUX
8 5 (4.13%) AIX
9 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (57.02%) TDD
3 58 (47.93%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (38.84%) Scrum
5 45 (37.19%) Test Automation
6 41 (33.88%) Kanban
7 39 (32.23%) DevOps
8 38 (31.40%) Mentoring
9 36 (29.75%) SOA
10 34 (28.10%) Configuration Management
11 30 (24.79%) Coaching
11 30 (24.79%) User Stories
12 29 (23.97%) API Design
12 29 (23.97%) Microservices
12 29 (23.97%) Software Engineering
13 28 (23.14%) Open Source
14 26 (21.49%) OO
15 19 (15.70%) MVC
16 16 (13.22%) Continuous Deployment
16 16 (13.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.93%) Java
2 51 (42.15%) SQL
3 31 (25.62%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.36%) Python
5 19 (15.70%) C
6 16 (13.22%) C#
7 14 (11.57%) PL/SQL
8 12 (9.92%) Perl
9 9 (7.44%) Groovy
10 8 (6.61%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.79%) C++
11 7 (5.79%) PHP
12 6 (4.96%) Ruby
13 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
13 5 (4.13%) XPath
14 4 (3.31%) Bash Shell
14 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
15 3 (2.48%) Cython
15 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.48%) Degree
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) GCP
2 4 (3.31%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (23.14%) Docker
2 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (23.14%) Ansible
2 26 (21.49%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (21.49%) Puppet
3 7 (5.79%) Mesos
4 6 (4.96%) Docker Swarm
4 6 (4.96%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.96%) Rancher
5 3 (2.48%) Terraform
6 2 (1.65%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.65%) SCCM
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.83%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.83%) yum
Vendors
1 59 (48.76%) Oracle
2 24 (19.83%) WSO2
3 9 (7.44%) CA
3 9 (7.44%) CA Agile Central
4 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.79%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.13%) VMware
6 5 (4.13%) webMethods
7 3 (2.48%) Google
7 3 (2.48%) IBM
7 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.48%) SAP
8 2 (1.65%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) hybris
8 2 (1.65%) Sonatype
8 2 (1.65%) Sun
8 2 (1.65%) Zend
9 1 (0.83%) Demandware
9 1 (0.83%) Elastic Path
9 1 (0.83%) RedGate