Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 20 August 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)
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 91 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.21% 1.72% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.66% 6.49% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Essex median daily rate £575 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.69% - -
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +28.57% +7.69% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £27.50
East of England median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 Essex with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 212 231 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.35% 26.49% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 149 128
Essex median daily rate £463 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +47.30% -12.71%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £220
90th Percentile £595 £577 £475
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 37
Essex median hourly rate £33.45 £30.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -12.86% -7.28%
10th Percentile £14.47 £25.85 £27.00
90th Percentile £53.34 £33.68 £45.85
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -16.52% -17.86% +9.20%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Essex

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Essex

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Essex over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in Essex

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Essex

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Southend-on-Sea +1 6 £588 +6.82% 1
RDBMS
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Essex region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) DevOps
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
5 7 (58.33%) Unix
5 7 (58.33%) Puppet
5 7 (58.33%) Ansible
5 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
8 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (33.33%) JIRA
9 3 (25.00%) Scrum
9 3 (25.00%) Web Services
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) REST
10 2 (16.67%) Geospatial Data

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
3 2 (16.67%) Pentaho
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) JasperReports
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) CruiseControl
4 2 (16.67%) FishEye
4 2 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (8.33%) Ant
5 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (8.33%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Subversion
5 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) GWT
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (8.33%) AWT
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) JDBC
3 1 (8.33%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) JSP
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Servlets
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 6 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) SAP