Period
to 23 January 2019

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 6 months to 23 January 2019 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
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 48 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 47 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.80% 5.84% 3.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.18% 26.17% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 12
Essex median daily rate £500 £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -8.61% +3.95%
10th Percentile £385 £325 £342
90th Percentile £575 £598 £595
East of England median daily rate £463 £425 £395
% change year-on-year +8.82% +7.59% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median hourly rate - £43.75 -
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £43.75 -
% change year-on-year -60.57% - -

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 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 245 149 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.00% 22.31% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 106 148
Essex median daily rate £473 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +28.57% -1.41%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £230
90th Percentile £575 £588 £529
East of England median daily rate £445 £414 £375
% change year-on-year +7.55% +10.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 28
Essex median hourly rate £14.48 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.80% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £10.53 £25.65 £24.55
90th Percentile £19.86 £42.63 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -53.38% -1.33% +2.26%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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 -15 28 £500 -4.31% 2
Basildon +8 4 £488 +8.33% 1
Chelmsford - 1 £130 - 1
Relational Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 36 (76.60%) Unix
2 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 26 (55.32%) Shell Script
3 25 (53.19%) Java
4 24 (51.06%) SQL
4 24 (51.06%) Linux
5 23 (48.94%) RDBMS
6 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (46.81%) Jenkins
7 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
8 20 (42.55%) MySQL
9 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
9 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (34.04%) Ansible
10 15 (31.91%) DevOps
10 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (31.91%) Puppet
10 15 (31.91%) ETL
11 14 (29.79%) Artifactory
12 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
12 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
13 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
13 12 (25.53%) Data Reconciliation
13 12 (25.53%) ETL Development
13 12 (25.53%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (23.40%) IBM
14 11 (23.40%) XML
14 11 (23.40%) Solaris

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 10 (21.28%) Apache Spark
1 10 (21.28%) Confluence
2 6 (12.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) AquaLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) RDBMS
2 20 (42.55%) MySQL
3 16 (34.04%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (23.40%) HBase
4 11 (23.40%) Pentaho
5 10 (21.28%) Apache Hive
5 10 (21.28%) MongoDB
5 10 (21.28%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (14.89%) NoSQL
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.38%) MariaDB
9 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.13%) DB2
10 1 (2.13%) OLAP
10 1 (2.13%) PowerCenter
10 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (2.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 22 (46.81%) Jenkins
2 21 (44.68%) Git (software)
3 14 (29.79%) Artifactory
4 10 (21.28%) JIRA
5 6 (12.77%) AccuRev
5 6 (12.77%) Ant
5 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
5 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
5 6 (12.77%) Gradle
5 6 (12.77%) JUnit
5 6 (12.77%) Maven
5 6 (12.77%) Selenium
5 6 (12.77%) Subversion
6 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) GitLab
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (12.77%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) ETL Developer
3 11 (23.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Azure Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) AWS Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) EclipseLink
2 9 (19.15%) JPA
2 9 (19.15%) Spring
2 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC
3 7 (14.89%) SOAP
4 6 (12.77%) Ajax
4 6 (12.77%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
4 6 (12.77%) JAX-WS
4 6 (12.77%) JSR 170
4 6 (12.77%) Middleware
4 6 (12.77%) OSGi
4 6 (12.77%) SAML
4 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
4 6 (12.77%) Struts
4 6 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (12.77%) Web Services
4 6 (12.77%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
4 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Unix
2 24 (51.06%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) Solaris
4 6 (12.77%) Windows
5 5 (10.64%) AIX
6 3 (6.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.91%) DevOps
3 15 (31.91%) ETL
4 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
5 12 (25.53%) Configuration Management
5 12 (25.53%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (25.53%) Data Reconciliation
5 12 (25.53%) ETL Development
6 10 (21.28%) Data Analysis
6 10 (21.28%) Data Integration
7 9 (19.15%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (19.15%) Data Engineering
7 9 (19.15%) MVC
7 9 (19.15%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) TDD
7 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (12.77%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Shell Script
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) SQL
4 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) Ansible
2 15 (31.91%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (31.91%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Terraform
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) IBM
3 10 (21.28%) Informatica
4 6 (12.77%) Adobe
5 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.64%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.13%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.13%) SAP