Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 159 160
Rank change year-on-year +42 +1 +22
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 333 245 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.99% 1.49% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.48% 7.30% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 127 116
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £269
90th Percentile £572 £543 £594
England median daily rate £483 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +7.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
South East median hourly rate £26.72 £41.25 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.24% +46.67% -44.31%
10th Percentile £11.17 £29.28 £22.70
90th Percentile £45.93 £49.88 £38.13
England median hourly rate £31.15 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -24.94% +7.10% +3.33%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3511 3354 4353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.00% 20.33% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2230 2004 2573
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 88 95
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +12.00%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.39% +15.01%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Relational Database in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Relational Database in the South East

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +57 135 £475 +18.75% 6
Thames Valley -32 88 £315 -21.25% 21
Berkshire +14 66 £325 -24.86% 9
Hampshire +9 45 £443 +24.12% 12
West Sussex +14 44 £538 +43.33% 4
Oxfordshire -18 11 £450 +12.50% 8
Buckinghamshire -44 11 £315 -31.89% 4
East Sussex +2 8 £331 +65.63% 3
Middlesex +4 3 £410 -8.89% 1
Home Counties - 3 - -
Kent -28 2 £425 +21.43%
Sussex - 1 £550 - 2
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 157 (47.15%) Oracle
2 148 (44.44%) Linux
3 143 (42.94%) SQL
4 127 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (35.44%) Git (software)
6 109 (32.73%) HTML
7 102 (30.63%) Unix
8 101 (30.33%) JavaScript
9 100 (30.03%) CSS
10 94 (28.23%) Java
11 90 (27.03%) Web Development
12 78 (23.42%) Python
13 76 (22.82%) RDBMS
14 72 (21.62%) Jenkins
15 71 (21.32%) SQL Server
16 64 (19.22%) Web Services
17 63 (18.92%) Finance
18 62 (18.62%) Subversion
19 61 (18.32%) XML
19 61 (18.32%) Test Automation
20 59 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
21 56 (16.82%) REST
21 56 (16.82%) Configuration Management
22 54 (16.22%) Django
23 48 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
24 46 (13.81%) Scrum
25 44 (13.21%) HTTP
26 40 (12.01%) jQuery
27 38 (11.41%) SDLC
28 37 (11.11%) JSON

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (7.51%) SAS
2 15 (4.50%) WebLogic
3 14 (4.20%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.60%) Confluence
5 11 (3.30%) IIS
5 11 (3.30%) JBoss
5 11 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.40%) Apache
7 5 (1.50%) CMS
8 4 (1.20%) nginx
9 3 (0.90%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (6.91%) MS Visio
2 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.30%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (4.80%) FastStats
2 7 (2.10%) KANA IQ
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.60%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.10%) IaaS
3 7 (2.10%) PaaS
4 6 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.90%) Serverless
6 2 (0.60%) GitHub
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.21%) HTTP
2 11 (3.30%) DNS
3 9 (2.70%) NAS
3 9 (2.70%) SAN
3 9 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.50%) Firewall
4 5 (1.50%) Internet
5 4 (1.20%) Network Security
6 3 (0.90%) IMAP
6 3 (0.90%) LAN
6 3 (0.90%) SMTP
6 3 (0.90%) SSL
6 3 (0.90%) WAN
6 3 (0.90%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.60%) SNMP
8 1 (0.30%) AMQP
8 1 (0.30%) DVB
8 1 (0.30%) LDAP
8 1 (0.30%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (22.82%) RDBMS
2 71 (21.32%) SQL Server
3 34 (10.21%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (8.41%) MongoDB
5 26 (7.81%) Redis
6 25 (7.51%) Oracle Database
7 24 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (7.21%) MySQL
8 22 (6.61%) Hadoop
9 19 (5.71%) Big Data
10 17 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (4.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (4.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 12 (3.60%) NoSQL
12 12 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (3.30%) OLAP
13 11 (3.30%) Oracle OLAP
13 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (3.30%) SQLPlus
14 10 (3.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 118 (35.44%) Git (software)
2 72 (21.62%) Jenkins
3 62 (18.62%) Subversion
4 25 (7.51%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (4.80%) Visual Studio
6 15 (4.50%) JIRA
7 10 (3.00%) JUnit
8 7 (2.10%) Maven
9 6 (1.80%) ProC
9 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.50%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.20%) Hudson
11 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.90%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.90%) Gradle
12 3 (0.90%) Selenium
13 2 (0.60%) Ant
13 2 (0.60%) NUnit
13 2 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 63 (18.92%) Finance
2 12 (3.60%) Legal
3 7 (2.10%) Marketing
4 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.60%) Local Government
6 1 (0.30%) Automotive
6 1 (0.30%) Banking
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
6 1 (0.30%) Games
6 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.30%) Publishing
6 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 181 (54.35%) Developer
2 49 (14.71%) Analyst
3 42 (12.61%) Django Developer
3 42 (12.61%) Python Developer
3 42 (12.61%) Python/Django Developer
4 41 (12.31%) Web Developer
5 29 (8.71%) Python Web Developer
6 28 (8.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (7.21%) SQL Developer
8 21 (6.31%) Administrator
8 21 (6.31%) Java Developer
8 21 (6.31%) Workflow Analyst
9 20 (6.01%) Pensions Analyst
9 20 (6.01%) Process Analyst
10 19 (5.71%) Business Process Analyst
10 19 (5.71%) Scala Developer
10 19 (5.71%) Systems Developer
11 15 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
13 13 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (32.73%) HTML
2 100 (30.03%) CSS
3 64 (19.22%) Web Services
4 61 (18.32%) XML
5 56 (16.82%) REST
6 54 (16.22%) Django
7 40 (12.01%) jQuery
8 37 (11.11%) JSON
9 28 (8.41%) .NET
9 28 (8.41%) Ajax
10 26 (7.81%) HTML5
11 23 (6.91%) CSS3
11 23 (6.91%) Spring
12 21 (6.31%) .NET Framework
13 19 (5.71%) RESTful
14 18 (5.41%) ASP.NET
15 14 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (4.20%) Entity Framework
15 14 (4.20%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (4.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.10%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.80%) Oracle Exalogic
6 5 (1.50%) Smart Meter
6 5 (1.50%) User Experience
7 4 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.90%) Clustering
8 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.90%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.90%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.60%) Fintech
9 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.60%) W3C
10 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 148 (44.44%) Linux
2 102 (30.63%) Unix
3 34 (10.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (6.91%) Windows
5 22 (6.61%) Mac OS X
6 11 (3.30%) AIX
6 11 (3.30%) Solaris
7 7 (2.10%) Windows 2000
7 7 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.20%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.03%) Web Development
3 61 (18.32%) Test Automation
4 59 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (16.82%) Configuration Management
6 46 (13.81%) Scrum
7 38 (11.41%) SDLC
8 35 (10.51%) DevOps
9 34 (10.21%) MVC
10 31 (9.31%) Workflow
11 30 (9.01%) Open Source
12 27 (8.11%) Business Analysis
13 26 (7.81%) Waterfall
14 25 (7.51%) BPR
15 23 (6.91%) Business Process Analysis
15 23 (6.91%) Continuous Deployment
16 22 (6.61%) Responsive Web Design
16 22 (6.61%) Web Design
17 21 (6.31%) CRM
17 21 (6.31%) OO
Programming Languages
1 143 (42.94%) SQL
2 101 (30.33%) JavaScript
3 94 (28.23%) Java
4 78 (23.42%) Python
5 30 (9.01%) C#
6 25 (7.51%) Perl
7 24 (7.21%) Bash Shell
8 23 (6.91%) Scala
8 23 (6.91%) T-SQL
9 22 (6.61%) Ruby
10 17 (5.11%) PL/SQL
11 16 (4.80%) Shell Script
12 11 (3.30%) C++
13 10 (3.00%) C
14 8 (2.40%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.40%) VBScript
15 6 (1.80%) PHP
15 6 (1.80%) R
16 5 (1.50%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (10.81%) Degree
2 25 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.50%) CISSP
6 4 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.20%) RHCE
6 4 (1.20%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.60%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.60%) GDPR
2 9 (2.70%) QA
3 8 (2.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (8.41%) Docker
2 17 (5.11%) Xen
3 2 (0.60%) Firmware
3 2 (0.60%) HDFS
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (10.21%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (9.91%) Puppet
3 31 (9.31%) Ansible
4 6 (1.80%) Oozie
5 4 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.90%) Ganglia
6 3 (0.90%) Graphite
6 3 (0.90%) Nagios
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.90%) StatsD
6 3 (0.90%) Terraform
6 3 (0.90%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.30%) Ambari
7 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.30%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.30%) Galera Cluster
7 1 (0.30%) Kibana
7 1 (0.30%) logstash
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 157 (47.15%) Oracle
2 34 (10.21%) Red Hat
3 30 (9.01%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.60%) Google
5 9 (2.70%) Sybase
6 8 (2.40%) Sun
7 7 (2.10%) KANA
8 5 (1.50%) IBM
9 4 (1.20%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.20%) SAP
10 3 (0.90%) BEA
10 3 (0.90%) DataFlux
10 3 (0.90%) Pega
10 3 (0.90%) Splunk
10 3 (0.90%) Vitria
11 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.60%) Teradata
11 2 (0.60%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.60%) Zend
12 1 (0.30%) Bloomberg