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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 61 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.04% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.88% 6.52% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £438 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £365 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £436 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 138 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.24% 16.16% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 81 103
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £339 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) IaaS
4 3 (18.75%) Complex ETL
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) VB
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
5 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Management

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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
2 3 (18.75%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) DataStax
5 1 (6.25%) IDOL
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JMeter
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Data Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) DAO
3 1 (6.25%) GWT
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSF
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) RichFaces
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (18.75%) Complex ETL
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) C
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) R
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) IIBA
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) IFRS
1 1 (6.25%) IFRS 9
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Apttus
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Logi
4 1 (6.25%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel
4 1 (6.25%) Teradata
4 1 (6.25%) Trillium
4 1 (6.25%) Vertica
4 1 (6.25%) Zuora