Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 24 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.90% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 5.86% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 15
Reading median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £307 £324 £363
90th Percentile £425 £451 £458
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -26.14% +10.00% +18.52%
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 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%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017, 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 (79.17%) Oracle
2 16 (66.67%) Unix
3 12 (50.00%) Xen
4 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
4 11 (45.83%) Perl
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (37.50%) Degree
6 9 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (33.33%) MySQL
7 8 (33.33%) Open Source
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) XML
8 7 (29.17%) Solaris
8 7 (29.17%) Sun
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Python
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (25.00%) Ansible
9 6 (25.00%) JSON
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) NAS
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.83%) Datazen
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Server Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
3 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) ADO
3 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET
3 5 (20.83%) ODBC
3 5 (20.83%) OLE
3 5 (20.83%) OLE DB
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) DAO
5 1 (4.17%) GWT
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) JSF
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) RichFaces
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Unix
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) Solaris
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 9 (37.50%) Contingency Planning
3 8 (33.33%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Chat Support
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
7 1 (4.17%) SIEM
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) Ruby
4 5 (20.83%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Kibana
2 1 (4.17%) logstash
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 7 (29.17%) Sun
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Sybase
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy