Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 64 85
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 16 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.01% 1.89% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.71% 10.13% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 10
Reading median daily rate £450 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £395 £304 £324
90th Percentile £635 £425 £451
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +38.46% -23.53% +13.33%
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 280 237 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.74% 18.62% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 154 104
Reading median daily rate £440 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.64% -1.82% +0.30%
10th Percentile £327 £308 £313
90th Percentile £580 £550 £625
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £411
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 27
Reading median hourly rate £9.88 £15.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.17% +57.89% -
10th Percentile £9.35 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £10.20 £47.50 £9.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.65 £17.48 £9.50
% change year-on-year +29.58% +84.00% -27.76%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
2 10 (62.50%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) Ruby
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
8 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (12.50%) MySQL
9 2 (12.50%) HTTP
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (6.25%) Datadog
2 1 (6.25%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
5 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) HDInsight
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
3 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
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%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Python Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) 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%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Smart Meter
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (6.25%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Security Auditing
5 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Go
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) R
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Suricata
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Greenplum
3 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Qualys
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata