Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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 Management System (RDBMS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 76 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 +18
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 12 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.84% 0.72% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.96% 3.32% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 12
Reading median daily rate £475 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.18% +2.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £404 £326 £326
90th Percentile £700 £425 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 242 271 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.95% 21.71% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 163 123
Reading median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £325 £307 £325
90th Percentile £575 £536 £598
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 28
Reading median hourly rate £11.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £12.50 £47.50 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Reading over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 October 2018, 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 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Microservices
8 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
8 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) DevOps
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (16.67%) Big Data
8 2 (16.67%) Analytics
8 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (16.67%) Go
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (8.33%) Datadog
3 1 (8.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (8.33%) HDInsight
5 1 (8.33%) OLTP
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Backend Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) COM
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Go
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) R
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Suricata
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (8.33%) Qualys
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata