Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 39 62
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 8 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.48% 3.29% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.97% 13.79% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Kent median daily rate - £350 -
South East median daily rate £458 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +14.38% +6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.25 £33.25 £26.06
% change year-on-year +30.08% +27.58% -25.54%

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 161 116 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.87% 23.82% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 80 113
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £288 £261 £200
90th Percentile £431 £534 £458
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Kent median hourly rate - - £30.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £18.53 £25.97
% change year-on-year +142.88% -28.66% +8.21%

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 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 16 December 2017. 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 - 2 - -
West Malling - 1 - -
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 7 (87.50%) PaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Bower
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Microservices
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) NuGet
2 7 (87.50%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Virtual Servers
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (87.50%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) npm
2 7 (87.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) Bower
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) NuGet
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Senior DevOps
1 7 (87.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Azure Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WF
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Manual Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Microservices
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Task Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) SOLID
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 7 (87.50%) Virtual Servers
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VMware