Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 September 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 64 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 +8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 13 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.97% 0.19% 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.12% 0.83% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 9
Kent median daily rate £550 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% +94.44%
10th Percentile £438 £413 £253
90th Percentile £575 £438 £388
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £26.72 £41.25
% change year-on-year +51.60% -35.24% +58.27%

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 Kent with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 86 120 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.63% 22.56% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 93 103
Kent median daily rate £409 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.48% -13.75% +18.52%
10th Percentile £306 £212 £296
90th Percentile £575 £393 £725
South East median daily rate £443 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +10.49% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £62.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.55% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -29.58% +44.90%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Kent

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Kent

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Kent over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Kent

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Kent

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Maidstone - 5 £425 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 - - 3
West Malling - 1 £475 -
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
4 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
4 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Web Development
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) jQuery
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) CSS3
5 6 (46.15%) User Experience
6 5 (38.46%) React
6 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
6 5 (38.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (38.46%) Sass
6 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Subversion
6 5 (38.46%) Ajax
7 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 4 (30.77%) Linux

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) RDBMS
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data
4 4 (30.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) GitLab
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (38.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (38.46%) UI Developer
2 5 (38.46%) UI/UX Developer
2 5 (38.46%) UX Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Web UI Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Web UI/UX Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) DBA
3 4 (30.77%) Sybase DBA
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) React
3 5 (38.46%) Sass
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Fluent NHibernate
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) VMS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 5 (38.46%) Wireframes
4 4 (30.77%) Break/Fix
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Sybase
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Anite
4 1 (7.69%) SaltStack