Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 78 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 12 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.93% 0.95% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.38% 5.51% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 27
Reading median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £396 £315 £280
90th Percentile £449 £593 £455
Berkshire median daily rate £510 £436 £375
% change year-on-year +16.97% +16.27% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £29.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +55.26% -75.48%

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 223 236 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.21% 17.24% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 133 253
Reading median daily rate £423 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £276
90th Percentile £578 £625 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 28 27
Reading median hourly rate £58.75 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +518.42% - -82.93%
10th Percentile £45.38 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £71.13 £28.88 £21.03
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 £9.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year +426.32% -22.45% -63.97%

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 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 24 April 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 9 (75.00%) Java
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Smart Meter
3 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
3 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) R
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

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 (8.33%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) HDInsight
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Test Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) GeoJSON
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (8.33%) Blog
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) R
4 2 (16.67%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft