Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 81 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +14
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.84% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.70% 4.87% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 22
Reading median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £302 £325 £280
90th Percentile £373 £461 £461
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £418 £375
% change year-on-year -13.17% +11.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 237 226 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.94% 15.99% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 115 258
Reading median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £288
90th Percentile £550 £625 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 33
Reading median hourly rate £41.50 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +336.84% - -82.93%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £9.75 £25.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.25 £9.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +355.26% -24.00% -66.67%

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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 18 (78.26%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) Xen
4 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
4 11 (47.83%) Perl
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
6 9 (39.13%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (39.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
8 7 (30.43%) Sun
8 7 (30.43%) Solaris
8 7 (30.43%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) MySQL
9 6 (26.09%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) Python
9 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
9 6 (26.09%) JSON
9 6 (26.09%) Ruby
9 6 (26.09%) Open Source
9 6 (26.09%) Puppet
9 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (26.09%) Ansible

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 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) IaaS
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) NAS
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
1 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) Datazen
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Administrator
2 9 (39.13%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Server Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) JSON
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ADO
2 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
2 3 (13.04%) ODBC
2 3 (13.04%) OLE
2 3 (13.04%) OLE DB
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Exalogic
3 3 (13.04%) Smart Meter
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Unix
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Solaris
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Contingency Planning
1 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
2 6 (26.09%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Chat Support
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
1 11 (47.83%) Perl
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Python
3 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 3 (13.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Ansible
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Kibana
2 1 (4.35%) logstash
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 7 (30.43%) Sun
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Sybase