Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 20 April 2019 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 Management System (RDBMS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 89 94
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.066% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 1.37% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Reading median daily rate - £444 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.52% +3.33%
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £510 £400
% change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £29.50

RDBMS 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 Reading with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 267 219 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.55% 16.94% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 147 134
Reading median daily rate £495 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.16% -0.59% +2.41%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £604 £575 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 28
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £58.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.91% +518.42% -
10th Percentile £16.98 £45.38 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £71.13 £28.88
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +426.32% -22.45%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Reading

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RDBMS in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Reading

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Reading region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Security Auditing

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet