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 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 150 121
Rank change year-on-year +68 -29  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 212 131 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.72% 1.49% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.18% 7.15% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 77 82
Median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £28.13
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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1741 1831 2034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.34% 20.77% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1053 1143 1243
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.53% +57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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
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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +47 72 £450 -18.18% 14
West Sussex +49 47 £419 -10.42% 4
Hampshire +21 44 £413 +13.55% 14
Berkshire +4 16 £419 +4.68% 9
East Sussex +10 11 £430 - 1
Oxfordshire -6 10 £356 +1.78% 8
Buckinghamshire -22 7 £438 +9.37% 5
Kent -5 1 £425 +79.89% 1
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
Relational Database
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 256 (60.81%) SQL
2 235 (55.82%) Oracle
3 146 (34.68%) Finance
4 123 (29.22%) Web Services
4 123 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (28.27%) Linux
6 104 (24.70%) Unix
7 102 (24.23%) XML
7 102 (24.23%) RDBMS
8 99 (23.52%) Analytical Skills
9 96 (22.80%) HTML
10 93 (22.09%) OO
10 93 (22.09%) Python
11 90 (21.38%) SQL Server
11 90 (21.38%) Data Analysis
12 87 (20.67%) SDLC
13 84 (19.95%) Java
14 75 (17.81%) JavaScript
14 75 (17.81%) Git (software)
15 71 (16.86%) CSS
16 70 (16.63%) OOD
17 68 (16.15%) Business Analysis
18 66 (15.68%) Oracle Database
19 65 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
20 64 (15.20%) Web Development
21 59 (14.01%) REST
21 59 (14.01%) Degree
22 55 (13.06%) Jenkins
23 50 (11.88%) Configuration Management
24 49 (11.64%) Microsoft

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 33 (7.84%) Apache
2 25 (5.94%) Confluence
3 18 (4.28%) JBoss
3 18 (4.28%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (2.14%) nginx
6 9 (2.14%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.66%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.95%) IIS
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.71%) FileNet
11 2 (0.48%) CMS
11 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.24%) SAS
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (10.45%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) assyst
5 1 (0.24%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.90%) IaaS
2 8 (1.90%) PaaS
3 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.95%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.31%) HTTP
2 12 (2.85%) LAN
2 12 (2.85%) WAN
3 7 (1.66%) SAN
4 6 (1.43%) NAS
5 5 (1.19%) LDAP
5 5 (1.19%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.95%) Internet
6 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 2 (0.48%) Firewall
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) DVB
8 1 (0.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.24%) IMAP
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.24%) SMPP
8 1 (0.24%) SMTP
8 1 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (24.23%) RDBMS
2 90 (21.38%) SQL Server
3 66 (15.68%) Oracle Database
4 38 (9.03%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (7.60%) Redis
5 32 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (6.18%) MySQL
6 26 (6.18%) SQLPlus
7 23 (5.46%) NoSQL
7 23 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (4.99%) MongoDB
9 17 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (3.56%) Hadoop
11 15 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (2.61%) Big Data
14 11 (2.61%) DB2
14 11 (2.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 75 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.06%) Jenkins
3 49 (11.64%) Subversion
4 28 (6.65%) JIRA
5 27 (6.41%) JUnit
6 19 (4.51%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.80%) Maven
8 10 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (2.14%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.14%) Mercurial
9 9 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.14%) Selenium
9 9 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.43%) ReSharper
11 5 (1.19%) ANTLR
11 5 (1.19%) Mockito
11 5 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.95%) Gradle
General
1 146 (34.68%) Finance
2 14 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.14%) Retail
4 6 (1.43%) Banking
5 5 (1.19%) Marketing
6 3 (0.71%) Law
6 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.48%) Back Office
7 2 (0.48%) Electronics
7 2 (0.48%) Local Government
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 164 (38.95%) Developer
2 159 (37.77%) Analyst
3 118 (28.03%) Systems Analyst
4 60 (14.25%) Pensions Analyst
5 50 (11.88%) Oracle Analyst
6 41 (9.74%) Insurance Systems Analyst
6 41 (9.74%) Workflow Analyst
7 33 (7.84%) SQL Developer
8 31 (7.36%) Java Developer
9 30 (7.13%) Database Analyst
10 29 (6.89%) Scala Developer
11 28 (6.65%) Oracle Developer
12 22 (5.23%) Django Developer
12 22 (5.23%) PL/SQL Developer
12 22 (5.23%) Python Developer
12 22 (5.23%) Python/Django Developer
13 21 (4.99%) Consultant
14 19 (4.51%) Development Analyst
15 18 (4.28%) .NET Developer
15 18 (4.28%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (29.22%) Web Services
2 102 (24.23%) XML
3 96 (22.80%) HTML
4 71 (16.86%) CSS
5 59 (14.01%) REST
6 48 (11.40%) HTML5
7 45 (10.69%) Django
7 45 (10.69%) Spring
8 38 (9.03%) jQuery
9 37 (8.79%) JSON
10 32 (7.60%) Ajax
11 26 (6.18%) .NET
11 26 (6.18%) CSS3
12 25 (5.94%) RESTful
13 24 (5.70%) AngularJS
13 24 (5.70%) Play Framework
14 23 (5.46%) Guice
14 23 (5.46%) Ruby on Rails
15 21 (4.99%) Java EE
16 20 (4.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (23.52%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (2.85%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.61%) Private Cloud
5 8 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.90%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.66%) Replication
7 6 (1.43%) Clustering
7 6 (1.43%) Smart Meter
8 5 (1.19%) W3C
9 3 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.24%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.24%) IVR
11 1 (0.24%) NHS
11 1 (0.24%) STB
11 1 (0.24%) User Experience
11 1 (0.24%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 119 (28.27%) Linux
2 104 (24.70%) Unix
3 34 (8.08%) Windows
4 22 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.61%) AIX
5 11 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.66%) Solaris
8 5 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.48%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.09%) OO
3 90 (21.38%) Data Analysis
4 87 (20.67%) SDLC
5 70 (16.63%) OOD
6 68 (16.15%) Business Analysis
7 65 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (15.20%) Web Development
9 50 (11.88%) Configuration Management
10 48 (11.40%) MVC
10 48 (11.40%) Workflow
11 46 (10.93%) BPR
12 45 (10.69%) Business Process Analysis
12 45 (10.69%) Test Automation
13 38 (9.03%) Automated Trading
14 33 (7.84%) Open Source
14 33 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
14 33 (7.84%) Web Design
15 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (7.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 256 (60.81%) SQL
2 93 (22.09%) Python
3 84 (19.95%) Java
4 75 (17.81%) JavaScript
5 46 (10.93%) C#
6 35 (8.31%) PL/SQL
7 32 (7.60%) Scala
8 30 (7.13%) Shell Script
9 23 (5.46%) Ruby
10 18 (4.28%) PHP
11 17 (4.04%) Perl
12 14 (3.33%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.14%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.14%) VB
14 7 (1.66%) VBA
15 5 (1.19%) C
15 5 (1.19%) R
16 2 (0.48%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (14.01%) Degree
2 35 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.33%) CISSP
4 14 (3.33%) RHCE
4 14 (3.33%) RHCSA
5 13 (3.09%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.43%) MCDBA
6 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.95%) ISEB
7 4 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.48%) IIBA
9 2 (0.48%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.24%) PhD
10 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.61%) QA
2 9 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.43%) PMO
4 3 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.24%) FATCA
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) IFRS
5 1 (0.24%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (2.38%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (5.94%) Puppet
2 14 (3.33%) Ansible
3 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.71%) Cobbler
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.48%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.48%) Oozie
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 235 (55.82%) Oracle
2 49 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.46%) Google
3 23 (5.46%) Red Hat
4 14 (3.33%) SAP
5 10 (2.38%) Zend
6 7 (1.66%) Informatica
7 6 (1.43%) HP
8 5 (1.19%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.95%) CA
9 4 (0.95%) Siebel
9 4 (0.95%) Teradata
9 4 (0.95%) Trillium
10 3 (0.71%) Arqiva
10 3 (0.71%) Cognos
10 3 (0.71%) hybris
10 3 (0.71%) IBM
10 3 (0.71%) Netezza
10 3 (0.71%) New Relic
11 2 (0.48%) Zuora
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £26,565 - £35,577 pa
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
University Hospital Southampton
Rate: £22,128 - £28,746 pa
Posted: 27 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago