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 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 48 42
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 45 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.54% 1.04% 3.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 3.88% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 5
Median daily rate £472 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £24.53
% change year-on-year -59.80% +36.56%  

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 108 129 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 25.29% 26.88% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 91
Median daily rate £450 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 8
Median hourly rate £30.75 £34.75 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.51% -14.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 22 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
Southend-on-Sea -5 33 £486 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Relational Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 65 (81.25%) Linux
2 64 (80.00%) Oracle
2 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (76.25%) TDD
4 55 (68.75%) JBoss
4 55 (68.75%) Test Automation
5 54 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (61.25%) Git (software)
7 48 (60.00%) Java
8 47 (58.75%) Jenkins
9 45 (56.25%) Configuration Management
10 44 (55.00%) HTTP
11 42 (52.50%) J2EE
12 40 (50.00%) Mentoring
13 39 (48.75%) Microservices
13 39 (48.75%) Scrum
13 39 (48.75%) SOA
14 38 (47.50%) Kanban
15 37 (46.25%) Middleware
16 36 (45.00%) SSL
16 36 (45.00%) TCP/IP
17 35 (43.75%) Unix
17 35 (43.75%) Subversion
17 35 (43.75%) DevOps
18 34 (42.50%) Apache
19 33 (41.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 33 (41.25%) Open Source
20 32 (40.00%) WSO2
20 32 (40.00%) API Design
21 31 (38.75%) Oracle SOA Suite

Relational Database
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 55 (68.75%) JBoss
2 34 (42.50%) Apache
3 31 (38.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (23.75%) WebLogic
5 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.75%) CMS
8 2 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Mule
8 2 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.25%) Confluence
9 1 (1.25%) IIS
9 1 (1.25%) Jetty
9 1 (1.25%) Mongrel
9 1 (1.25%) nginx
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.75%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.50%) IaaS
4 2 (2.50%) PaaS
4 2 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) GitHub
5 1 (1.25%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (55.00%) HTTP
2 36 (45.00%) SSL
2 36 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (21.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) FTP
4 1 (1.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) MySQL
2 22 (27.50%) MariaDB
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (7.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 6 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (7.50%) Pentaho
4 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.50%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (5.00%) Ingres
5 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.75%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 49 (61.25%) Git (software)
2 47 (58.75%) Jenkins
3 35 (43.75%) Subversion
4 17 (21.25%) JUnit
5 15 (18.75%) Mockito
6 10 (12.50%) Maven
7 5 (6.25%) Ant
8 3 (3.75%) CA Gen
9 2 (2.50%) AccuRev
9 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.50%) Gradle
9 2 (2.50%) Selenium
9 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.25%) JIRA
10 1 (1.25%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.75%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Legal
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (52.50%) Developer
2 36 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) ETL Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Pentaho Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) J2EE
2 37 (46.25%) Middleware
3 31 (38.75%) HTML
4 27 (33.75%) CSS
5 24 (30.00%) Spring
5 24 (30.00%) XML
6 21 (26.25%) Spring MVC
7 19 (23.75%) Hibernate
8 18 (22.50%) EclipseLink
8 18 (22.50%) JPA
9 17 (21.25%) JAAS
10 16 (20.00%) JAXB
10 16 (20.00%) Web Services
11 15 (18.75%) REST
12 10 (12.50%) Struts
13 8 (10.00%) JAX-RPC
13 8 (10.00%) Struts2
14 5 (6.25%) JAX-RS
14 5 (6.25%) SOAP
14 5 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.75%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.50%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 65 (81.25%) Linux
2 35 (43.75%) Unix
3 33 (41.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (30.00%) Mac OS X
5 12 (15.00%) Solaris
6 7 (8.75%) Windows
7 2 (2.50%) AIX
7 2 (2.50%) HPUX
8 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (76.25%) TDD
3 55 (68.75%) Test Automation
4 54 (67.50%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (56.25%) Configuration Management
6 40 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 39 (48.75%) Microservices
7 39 (48.75%) Scrum
7 39 (48.75%) SOA
8 38 (47.50%) Kanban
9 35 (43.75%) DevOps
10 33 (41.25%) Open Source
11 32 (40.00%) API Design
12 30 (37.50%) User Stories
13 29 (36.25%) Coaching
13 29 (36.25%) Software Engineering
14 27 (33.75%) Continuous Deployment
15 22 (27.50%) Web Development
16 21 (26.25%) MVC
17 16 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (60.00%) Java
2 29 (36.25%) SQL
3 26 (32.50%) Perl
4 24 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 17 (21.25%) C
6 13 (16.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.25%) Python
8 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (37.50%) Docker
2 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (31.25%) Puppet
2 12 (15.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (80.00%) Oracle
2 32 (40.00%) WSO2
3 7 (8.75%) VMware
4 5 (6.25%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.25%) webMethods
5 4 (5.00%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) BEA
6 3 (3.75%) FatWire
6 3 (3.75%) Informatica
6 3 (3.75%) Omniture
6 3 (3.75%) Pega
7 2 (2.50%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
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