Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 60 33
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27 +29
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 14 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.37% 0.39% 3.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.22% 1.37% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 10
Kent median daily rate £550 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £469 £413 £298
90th Percentile £575 £438 £419
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.25 £26.72 £41.25
% change year-on-year +54.41% -35.24% +46.67%

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 92 146 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.17% 28.35% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 119 79
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £273
90th Percentile £575 £428 £545
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year -17.65% +55.25% -2.23%

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 17 November 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 +16 4 - -
Tunbridge Wells -7 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £475 -
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 12 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) User Experience
6 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (35.71%) Subversion
7 5 (35.71%) Ajax
7 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) Sybase
7 5 (35.71%) Photoshop
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
7 5 (35.71%) Sass
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (35.71%) NoSQL

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 (35.71%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) RDBMS
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) GitLab
3 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (35.71%) Sybase DBA
2 5 (35.71%) UI Developer
2 5 (35.71%) UI/UX Developer
2 5 (35.71%) UX Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web UI Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Web UI/UX Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Ajax
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) React
2 5 (35.71%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Fluent NHibernate
4 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) MVC
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Break/Fix
2 5 (35.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) Sybase
3 2 (14.29%) SaltStack
4 1 (7.14%) Anite
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft