Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 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
England > South East
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 78 140
Rank change year-on-year -8 +62 +9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 446 408 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.67% 2.67% 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.27% 12.78% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 251 184
South East median daily rate £500 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +9.59%
10th Percentile £323 £280 £285
90th Percentile £588 £538 £523
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £17.43 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.49% -32.96% -13.33%
10th Percentile £34.35 £16.13 £19.05
90th Percentile £45.00 £28.56 £31.75
England median hourly rate £40.50 £15.90 £40.00
% change year-on-year +154.72% -60.25% -1.48%

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 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 3,361 3,193 3,687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.10% 20.86% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,068 1,968 2,385
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £447 £425
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 75 92
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £19.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.29% -13.28% -34.66%
10th Percentile £11.80 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.80 £52.35
England median hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% -4.15%

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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 -9 214 £506 +12.13% 19
Thames Valley +4 113 £456 +10.61% 55
Hampshire +1 70 £475 +15.15% 33
Buckinghamshire +34 50 £388 -11.43% 12
Berkshire -6 48 £510 +18.26% 30
West Sussex -41 36 £575 +30.68% 5
Oxfordshire -13 15 £425 +17.24% 13
Kent +20 12 £425 -24.78% 3
East Sussex -1 6 £431 +5.17% 10
Middlesex - 3 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £650 -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 243 (54.48%) Oracle
2 163 (36.55%) Linux
3 159 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (35.20%) SQL
5 154 (34.53%) Git (software)
6 151 (33.86%) Jenkins
7 148 (33.18%) HTML
8 144 (32.29%) REST
9 143 (32.06%) JavaScript
10 139 (31.17%) RDBMS
11 137 (30.72%) Continuous Integration
12 136 (30.49%) Java
13 127 (28.48%) Web Services
14 123 (27.58%) CSS
15 117 (26.23%) Python
16 112 (25.11%) SQL Server
17 105 (23.54%) Scrum
18 101 (22.65%) Unix
19 100 (22.42%) Finance
20 96 (21.52%) Workflow
21 90 (20.18%) Test Automation
22 86 (19.28%) Web Development
23 75 (16.82%) Django
24 73 (16.37%) .NET
25 72 (16.14%) C#
26 71 (15.92%) JSON
27 70 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
28 68 (15.25%) DevOps
28 68 (15.25%) Degree
29 67 (15.02%) SDLC

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 22 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (3.59%) WebLogic
3 15 (3.36%) Confluence
4 13 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.47%) Apache Spark
6 10 (2.24%) GemFire
6 10 (2.24%) IIS
6 10 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (2.02%) SAS
8 8 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.57%) Apache
9 7 (1.57%) JBoss
9 7 (1.57%) Mule
9 7 (1.57%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.12%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.67%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.67%) CMS
11 3 (0.67%) Jetty
11 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (4.04%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.12%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 65 (14.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (5.16%) PaaS
4 22 (4.93%) OpenShift
5 13 (2.91%) SaaS
6 11 (2.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 8 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.57%) IaaS
8 7 (1.57%) npm
8 7 (1.57%) NuGet
9 6 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (1.35%) Force.com
10 5 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.90%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.90%) Data Lake Analytics
11 4 (0.90%) Office 365
11 4 (0.90%) Serverless
12 3 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.62%) HTTP
2 30 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.47%) MQTT
4 5 (1.12%) Internet
5 4 (0.90%) DVB
5 4 (0.90%) FTP
6 3 (0.67%) SMS
7 2 (0.45%) DHCP
7 2 (0.45%) DNS
7 2 (0.45%) DSL
7 2 (0.45%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.45%) Network Security
8 1 (0.22%) AMQP
8 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (31.17%) RDBMS
2 112 (25.11%) SQL Server
3 64 (14.35%) Oracle Database
4 56 (12.56%) Redis
5 44 (9.87%) MySQL
5 44 (9.87%) NoSQL
6 42 (9.42%) Big Data
7 39 (8.74%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (6.95%) MongoDB
9 26 (5.83%) Hadoop
10 23 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (4.93%) Data Lake
12 20 (4.48%) Power BI
12 20 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (3.36%) Apache Hive
15 12 (2.69%) HBase
15 12 (2.69%) SQLPlus
16 11 (2.47%) OLAP
17 10 (2.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 154 (34.53%) Git (software)
2 151 (33.86%) Jenkins
3 53 (11.88%) Subversion
3 53 (11.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (8.30%) JUnit
5 31 (6.95%) Visual Studio
6 22 (4.93%) JIRA
7 21 (4.71%) ReSharper
8 20 (4.48%) Cucumber
9 19 (4.26%) SonarQube
10 17 (3.81%) Eclipse
10 17 (3.81%) NUnit
10 17 (3.81%) SoapUI
11 15 (3.36%) Maven
12 14 (3.14%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (2.24%) IntelliJ
14 10 (2.24%) Mockito
14 10 (2.24%) Selenium
14 10 (2.24%) XMLSpy
General
1 100 (22.42%) Finance
2 13 (2.91%) Automotive
3 9 (2.02%) Marketing
4 7 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.35%) Games
6 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.90%) Banking
8 3 (0.67%) French Language
8 3 (0.67%) German Language
9 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.45%) Retail
9 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 255 (57.17%) Developer
2 68 (15.25%) Python Developer
3 64 (14.35%) Django Developer
3 64 (14.35%) Python/Django Developer
4 60 (13.45%) Analyst
5 51 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 42 (9.42%) Architect
7 36 (8.07%) Pensions Analyst
8 35 (7.85%) Systems Analyst
9 34 (7.62%) Senior Developer
10 32 (7.17%) .NET Developer
11 30 (6.73%) Full Stack Developer
12 28 (6.28%) DevOps Engineer
13 27 (6.05%) Integration Developer
14 25 (5.61%) SQL Developer
15 21 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
16 19 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
16 19 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 18 (4.04%) Azure Developer
17 18 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (33.18%) HTML
2 144 (32.29%) REST
3 127 (28.48%) Web Services
4 123 (27.58%) CSS
5 75 (16.82%) Django
6 73 (16.37%) .NET
7 71 (15.92%) JSON
8 65 (14.57%) XML
9 53 (11.88%) Spring
10 51 (11.43%) jQuery
11 48 (10.76%) SOAP
12 44 (9.87%) .NET Framework
13 43 (9.64%) RESTful
14 38 (8.52%) HTML5
15 37 (8.30%) AngularJS
16 30 (6.73%) CSS3
17 28 (6.28%) Java EE
18 26 (5.83%) JSP
19 24 (5.38%) Ajax
20 23 (5.16%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.83%) Clustering
4 25 (5.61%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.04%) Fat Client
5 18 (4.04%) Thin Client
6 15 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.69%) User Experience
8 11 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.79%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.57%) Infotainment
10 7 (1.57%) Replication
10 7 (1.57%) Smart Meter
11 5 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.90%) MPEG
12 4 (0.90%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.90%) Wiki
13 3 (0.67%) Blog
13 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 163 (36.55%) Linux
2 101 (22.65%) Unix
3 43 (9.64%) Windows
4 13 (2.91%) AIX
5 7 (1.57%) Android
5 7 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.57%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.12%) CentOS
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (30.72%) Continuous Integration
3 105 (23.54%) Scrum
4 96 (21.52%) Workflow
5 90 (20.18%) Test Automation
6 86 (19.28%) Web Development
7 68 (15.25%) DevOps
8 67 (15.02%) SDLC
9 66 (14.80%) TDD
10 58 (13.00%) BDD
11 55 (12.33%) OO
12 44 (9.87%) Business Analysis
12 44 (9.87%) User Stories
13 43 (9.64%) Analytics
14 42 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (8.30%) Unit Testing
16 35 (7.85%) ETL
17 30 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
18 29 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (6.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 157 (35.20%) SQL
2 143 (32.06%) JavaScript
3 136 (30.49%) Java
4 117 (26.23%) Python
5 72 (16.14%) C#
6 31 (6.95%) Shell Script
7 24 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 21 (4.71%) Scala
9 20 (4.48%) TypeScript
10 19 (4.26%) Ruby
10 19 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 18 (4.04%) Java 8
12 16 (3.59%) C++
12 16 (3.59%) PowerShell
13 14 (3.14%) C
14 12 (2.69%) Apex Code
15 11 (2.47%) T-SQL
16 10 (2.24%) XAML
17 9 (2.02%) R
18 7 (1.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 68 (15.25%) Degree
2 23 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
5 17 (3.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.67%) ISEB
8 3 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.45%) Siebel Certification
10 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.22%) HNC
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.22%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.59%) QA
3 4 (0.90%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) GCP
4 2 (0.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.47%) Docker
3 10 (2.24%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.12%) Apache Flume
5 5 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.90%) vSphere
7 3 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (6.95%) Ansible
2 30 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (3.14%) Puppet
4 10 (2.24%) Data Guard
5 7 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.35%) BladeLogic
6 6 (1.35%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.12%) Oozie
8 4 (0.90%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.67%) Terraform
9 3 (0.67%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.45%) Kibana
10 2 (0.45%) Packer
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.22%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 243 (54.48%) Oracle
2 64 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (3.36%) Google
5 13 (2.91%) VMware
6 9 (2.02%) Adobe
6 9 (2.02%) Informatica
7 8 (1.79%) Talend
8 7 (1.57%) Ab Initio
8 7 (1.57%) SAP
9 6 (1.35%) Tableau
10 4 (0.90%) CA
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco
10 4 (0.90%) IBM
10 4 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.67%) Apple
11 3 (0.67%) Splunk
11 3 (0.67%) Veritas
11 3 (0.67%) Zend
12 2 (0.45%) Atlassian