The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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
Rank 23 49 24
Rank change year-on-year +26 -25  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 34 4 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.35% 0.88% 6.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.95% 3.36% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 23
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £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 Essex with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 131 119 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.19% 26.04% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 63 69
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 19
Median hourly rate £47.00 £62.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.80% +78.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Essex

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Essex over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Essex

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Essex

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the Essex 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
Southend-on-Sea - 23 £500 -
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 33 (86.84%) Oracle
2 28 (73.68%) Linux
3 26 (68.42%) TDD
4 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
5 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
6 22 (57.89%) JBoss
7 21 (55.26%) J2EE
7 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
8 18 (47.37%) SOA
9 17 (44.74%) HTTP
9 17 (44.74%) Java
9 17 (44.74%) Scrum
9 17 (44.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 17 (44.74%) Microservices
10 16 (42.11%) Docker
10 16 (42.11%) DevOps
10 16 (42.11%) WSO2
10 16 (42.11%) Subversion
10 16 (42.11%) Kanban
10 16 (42.11%) Apache
10 16 (42.11%) Middleware
11 15 (39.47%) SSL
11 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
11 15 (39.47%) Unix
11 15 (39.47%) Open Source
12 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
12 14 (36.84%) Perl
13 13 (34.21%) HTML

Relational Database
Top Related 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 22 (57.89%) JBoss
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (42.11%) Apache
4 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.63%) CMS
7 1 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (2.63%) Jetty
7 1 (2.63%) Mongrel
7 1 (2.63%) nginx
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) HTTP
2 15 (39.47%) SSL
2 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) LDAP
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) FTP
4 1 (2.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (21.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 8 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (21.05%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (18.42%) MariaDB
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 7 (18.42%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 21 (55.26%) Git (software)
3 16 (42.11%) Subversion
4 7 (18.42%) JUnit
4 7 (18.42%) Maven
5 5 (13.16%) Mockito
6 3 (7.89%) Ant
6 3 (7.89%) CA Gen
7 2 (5.26%) AccuRev
7 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.26%) Gradle
7 2 (5.26%) Selenium
7 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.63%) gulp
8 1 (2.63%) JIRA
8 1 (2.63%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.63%) webpack
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (21.05%) ETL Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Pentaho Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 5 (13.16%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Angular Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) J2EE
2 16 (42.11%) Middleware
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) XML
5 9 (23.68%) Spring
6 8 (21.05%) EclipseLink
6 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
6 8 (21.05%) JPA
6 8 (21.05%) Spring MVC
7 6 (15.79%) JAAS
7 6 (15.79%) JAXB
7 6 (15.79%) REST
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 4 (10.53%) JAX-RS
8 4 (10.53%) Struts
9 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
9 3 (7.89%) SOAP
9 3 (7.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) RIA
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Unix
3 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.89%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) Windows
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) TDD
2 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (60.53%) Configuration Management
4 18 (47.37%) SOA
5 17 (44.74%) Microservices
5 17 (44.74%) Scrum
6 16 (42.11%) DevOps
6 16 (42.11%) Kanban
7 15 (39.47%) Open Source
8 14 (36.84%) Mentoring
9 12 (31.58%) API Design
9 12 (31.58%) Coaching
9 12 (31.58%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (31.58%) User Stories
10 11 (28.95%) OO
10 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
11 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Perl
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) C
5 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.63%) ES6
9 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Docker
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) WSO2
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) BEA
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Pega
4 3 (7.89%) webMethods
5 2 (5.26%) Adobe
5 2 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) FatWire
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Omniture
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat