Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 63 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -24
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.30% 0.19% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.38% 0.89% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Kent median daily rate £438 £425 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +79.89% +15.24%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £177
90th Percentile £480 £438 £310
South East median daily rate £500 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £13.92 £26.00
% change year-on-year +189.26% -46.48% -7.56%

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 64 112 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 13.88% 20.78% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 83 155
Kent median daily rate £418 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.70% -15.63% +18.52%
10th Percentile £348 £201 £268
90th Percentile £538 £434 £665
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £395
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.43% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £62.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +110.53% -46.48% +26.22%

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 25 June 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
West Malling - 2 £450 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £425 -
Relational Database
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Database Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Fluent NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) WF
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) SOLID
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Anite
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle