Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 85 80
Rank change year-on-year -46 -5 +80
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 266 415 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.80% 2.52% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.25% 12.28% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 258 267
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £311 £350 £280
90th Percentile £594 £588 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 4
South East median hourly rate £53.75 £40.50 £13.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.72% +191.05% -46.48%
10th Percentile £30.03 £35.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.00 £26.65
England median hourly rate £44.57 £41.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.39% +207.41% -62.50%

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 2,877 3,379 3,271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.49% 20.51% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,809 2,055 2,005
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +7.23% +2.64%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £288
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 51 81
South East median hourly rate £47.85 £40.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.14% +113.16% -42.42%
10th Percentile £21.09 £13.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £48.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +27.27% -14.60%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -13 88 £484 -5.56% 9
Hampshire +1 78 £438 -7.89% 4
Thames Valley -26 60 £425 -10.53% 8
Berkshire -20 28 £425 -16.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 23 £300 -31.43% 2
Kent +17 22 £500 +17.65%
East Sussex 0 14 £475 +10.14% 1
Oxfordshire +22 9 £425 -10.53% 3
West Sussex -34 3 - - 2
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 170 (63.91%) SQL
2 112 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 104 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (38.72%) Oracle
5 93 (34.96%) RDBMS
6 89 (33.46%) Java
7 83 (31.20%) Linux
8 65 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (23.31%) .NET
10 61 (22.93%) JavaScript
10 61 (22.93%) HTML
11 56 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
12 55 (20.68%) Microsoft
12 55 (20.68%) Spring
13 53 (19.92%) TDD
13 53 (19.92%) C#
14 52 (19.55%) MVC
15 51 (19.17%) Business Intelligence
16 50 (18.80%) JSON
16 50 (18.80%) Oracle Database
17 49 (18.42%) Finance
18 48 (18.05%) Scrum
19 47 (17.67%) Windows
20 45 (16.92%) XML
20 45 (16.92%) Git (software)
20 45 (16.92%) DevOps
21 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
21 44 (16.54%) CSS
22 41 (15.41%) NoSQL
22 41 (15.41%) Docker

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 15 (5.64%) Apache
1 15 (5.64%) Confluence
2 14 (5.26%) nginx
3 9 (3.38%) JBoss
4 8 (3.01%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.63%) lighttpd
5 7 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.26%) Appian
7 5 (1.88%) SAS
8 4 (1.50%) CMS
8 4 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (1.13%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.13%) Drupal
9 3 (1.13%) WordPress
10 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.75%) Jupyter
Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.50%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.64%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (5.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.13%) Infor M3
2 3 (1.13%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.38%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (9.02%) Power Platform
4 14 (5.26%) OpenShift
5 9 (3.38%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.01%) GitHub
7 7 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (2.26%) npm
9 5 (1.88%) Yarn
10 4 (1.50%) IaaS
10 4 (1.50%) NuGet
10 4 (1.50%) PaaS
11 3 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.13%) SaaS
12 2 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.02%) HTTP
2 14 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.38%) LAN
3 9 (3.38%) WAN
4 7 (2.63%) SSL
5 4 (1.50%) DNS
6 3 (1.13%) SNMP
7 2 (0.75%) Internet
7 2 (0.75%) SAN
7 2 (0.75%) SMTP
8 1 (0.38%) DHCP
8 1 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.38%) MPLS
8 1 (0.38%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 93 (34.96%) RDBMS
3 65 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (18.80%) Oracle Database
5 41 (15.41%) NoSQL
6 32 (12.03%) MySQL
7 28 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (9.02%) Power BI
9 23 (8.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (7.52%) Oracle BI EE
11 20 (7.52%) Oracle Exadata
12 19 (7.14%) Big Data
13 16 (6.02%) MongoDB
14 15 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (5.26%) OLAP
16 12 (4.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (4.14%) Data Lake
18 10 (3.76%) Hadoop
18 10 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 45 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.15%) Jenkins
3 23 (8.65%) JIRA
4 22 (8.27%) Maven
5 17 (6.39%) JUnit
6 11 (4.14%) Bitbucket
6 11 (4.14%) Subversion
7 10 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (3.01%) Mockito
9 8 (3.01%) TestNG
9 8 (3.01%) webpack
10 7 (2.63%) Selenium
10 7 (2.63%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.26%) GitLab
11 6 (2.26%) NUnit
11 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.88%) SonarQube
General
1 49 (18.42%) Finance
2 7 (2.63%) Banking
3 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.50%) Billing
4 4 (1.50%) Electronics
4 4 (1.50%) Legal
4 4 (1.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.13%) Games
6 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Front Office
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 142 (53.38%) Developer
2 47 (17.67%) Java Developer
3 34 (12.78%) DBA
4 25 (9.40%) Full Stack Developer
5 24 (9.02%) Oracle DBA
6 21 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 17 (6.39%) Angular Developer
7 17 (6.39%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.26%) Analyst
8 14 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (4.14%) Consultant
10 10 (3.76%) Administrator
10 10 (3.76%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (3.38%) .NET Developer
11 9 (3.38%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.38%) Talend Developer
11 9 (3.38%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.01%) Architect
12 8 (3.01%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (23.31%) .NET
2 61 (22.93%) HTML
3 55 (20.68%) Spring
4 50 (18.80%) JSON
5 45 (16.92%) XML
6 44 (16.54%) CSS
7 40 (15.04%) Web Services
8 37 (13.91%) RESTful
9 36 (13.53%) AngularJS
10 34 (12.78%) ASP.NET
11 28 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 25 (9.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (9.40%) SOAP
13 24 (9.02%) Middleware
14 21 (7.89%) HTML5
15 19 (7.14%) Entity Framework
15 19 (7.14%) Hibernate
16 17 (6.39%) REST
17 16 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
17 16 (6.02%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.28%) Management Information System
2 29 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (3.01%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.01%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.26%) Clustering
6 6 (2.26%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.26%) Replication
7 5 (1.88%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.13%) Robotics
9 3 (1.13%) User Experience
10 2 (0.75%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.38%) Freedom of Information
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (31.20%) Linux
2 47 (17.67%) Windows
3 35 (13.16%) Unix
4 23 (8.65%) AIX
5 16 (6.02%) Oracle Linux
6 15 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.26%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.75%) Android
9 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (39.10%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 53 (19.92%) TDD
4 52 (19.55%) MVC
5 51 (19.17%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (18.05%) Scrum
7 45 (16.92%) DevOps
8 44 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (11.28%) Data Modelling
10 30 (11.28%) OO
10 30 (11.28%) SDLC
11 29 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 29 (10.90%) ETL
12 26 (9.77%) ITIL
13 25 (9.40%) BDD
13 25 (9.40%) SOLID
14 23 (8.65%) CRM
15 21 (7.89%) Data Integration
16 20 (7.52%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 170 (63.91%) SQL
2 89 (33.46%) Java
3 61 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 53 (19.92%) C#
5 37 (13.91%) T-SQL
6 35 (13.16%) PL/SQL
7 30 (11.28%) Java 8
7 30 (11.28%) Shell Script
8 27 (10.15%) Python
9 18 (6.77%) Ruby
10 17 (6.39%) Perl
11 15 (5.64%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.76%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.76%) VBA
13 9 (3.38%) C++
13 9 (3.38%) Scala
14 7 (2.63%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.50%) PHP
15 4 (1.50%) XAML
16 3 (1.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 29 (10.90%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.65%) Degree
3 22 (8.27%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.88%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.13%) OCP
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.38%) HND
9 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCSA
9 1 (0.38%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.38%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.76%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.63%) GDPR
3 3 (1.13%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (15.41%) Docker
2 25 (9.40%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.63%) KVM
6 3 (1.13%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.38%) HDFS
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (9.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (6.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (5.64%) Ansible
3 15 (5.64%) Kubernetes
3 15 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (4.89%) Puppet
5 10 (3.76%) Data Guard
6 5 (1.88%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.50%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.75%) Kibana
9 1 (0.38%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) Grafana
9 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.38%) Mesos
9 1 (0.38%) Nagios
9 1 (0.38%) Oozie
9 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 103 (38.72%) Oracle
2 55 (20.68%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.27%) IBM
4 19 (7.14%) VMware
5 18 (6.77%) Informatica
6 15 (5.64%) Red Hat
7 13 (4.89%) Talend
8 12 (4.51%) Atlassian
9 11 (4.14%) NetApp
10 10 (3.76%) Google
11 9 (3.38%) EMC
12 8 (3.01%) Tableau
13 7 (2.63%) SAP
14 6 (2.26%) MuleSoft
15 3 (1.13%) Ab Initio
15 3 (1.13%) Automation Anywhere
15 3 (1.13%) Blue Prism
15 3 (1.13%) UiPath
16 2 (0.75%) Databricks
16 2 (0.75%) Vertica