Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 15 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 57 78
Rank change year-on-year -21 +21 +20
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 16 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.11% 2.23% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.56% 10.33% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 15
Reading median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £404 £313 £325
90th Percentile £700 £450 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 -

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 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 244 271 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 16.96% 21.58% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 161 129
Reading median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
10th Percentile £325 £307 £324
90th Percentile £575 £531 £590
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.52% +0.69% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 27
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 £14.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +65.52% +52.63% -45.71%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Reading

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Reading

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Reading over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Reading

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 12 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Java
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) Smart Meter
8 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (18.75%) Microservices
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (12.50%) Open Source
10 2 (12.50%) JSON
10 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (12.50%) Ruby

Relational Database
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 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (6.25%) Datadog
3 1 (6.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 2 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) HDInsight
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Python Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Backend Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) COM
3 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Data Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Go
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Suricata
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Qualys
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata