Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 Management System (RDBMS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 86 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.68% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.63% 4.50% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 10
Reading median daily rate £383 £381 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.33% -1.61% -0.64%
10th Percentile £326 £326 £358
90th Percentile £425 £453 £400
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +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 248 222 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.64% 15.06% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 103 231
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £310 £314 £281
90th Percentile £538 £613 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 15
Reading median hourly rate £12.25 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.95% - -94.57%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £9.75 £24.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +57.89% -41.54% -83.35%

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 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Reading region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) OLE
4 5 (55.56%) OLE DB
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) ODBC
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Sybase
4 5 (55.56%) ADO
4 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) Datazen
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Chat Support
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall

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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Datazen
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) ADO
2 5 (55.56%) ADO.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ODBC
2 5 (55.56%) OLE
2 5 (55.56%) OLE DB
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) DAO
4 1 (11.11%) GWT
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Chat Support
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kibana
1 1 (11.11%) logstash
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy