The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 46 34 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 3.99% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 20.45% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 6
Median daily rate £400 £550 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +16.40%  
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 £31.00 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -26.62% -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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 73 88 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 22.12% 19.51% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 52 98
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Gloucestershire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Gloucester - 1 £400 -
Relational Database
South West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Teradata
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) SAS
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (42.86%) SAS
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleTools
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PeopleCode
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) SQR
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9000
2 2 (28.57%) Basel II
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Teradata
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat