The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 28 March 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 60 30
Rank change year-on-year +17 -30  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 12 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.14% 2.23% 3.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.11% 8.07% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 12
Median daily rate £425 £288 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -13.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 148 161 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 26.38% 27.66% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 96 100
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 3
Median hourly rate £37.77 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% +8.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £17.45 £19.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £71.00 £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in South Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in South Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in South Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in South Wales

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Cardiff +19 9 £400 +42.22% 1
Newport - 2 £513 -
Relational Database
Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (53.52%) Java
3 30 (42.25%) Scrum
4 21 (29.58%) HTTP
5 20 (28.17%) TDD
5 20 (28.17%) JSON
6 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
6 18 (25.35%) REST
7 16 (22.54%) Linux
7 16 (22.54%) Finance
8 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
8 14 (19.72%) Go
9 13 (18.31%) Neo4j
9 13 (18.31%) Microservices
9 13 (18.31%) BDD
9 13 (18.31%) SQL
9 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
10 12 (16.90%) Mac OS X
10 12 (16.90%) HTML
10 12 (16.90%) ITIL
10 12 (16.90%) Unix
10 12 (16.90%) Service Delivery
10 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
10 12 (16.90%) Web Design
10 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
10 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
10 12 (16.90%) Dropwizard
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Deployment
10 12 (16.90%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (16.90%) JAX-RS

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.63%) Tornado
3 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
2 13 (18.31%) Neo4j
2 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.68%) Big Data
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.63%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) SQLite
6 3 (4.23%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Cucumber
2 7 (9.86%) MSBuild
2 7 (9.86%) MSTest
2 7 (9.86%) NUnit
2 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.63%) ERwin
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Electronics
2 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.86%) Marketing
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Delivery Manager
4 11 (15.49%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Service Manager
4 11 (15.49%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Cloud Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Elasticsearch Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Data Modeller
7 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.23%) DBA
8 3 (4.23%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) JSON
2 18 (25.35%) REST
3 12 (16.90%) Dropwizard
3 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
3 12 (16.90%) HTML
3 12 (16.90%) JAX-RS
4 11 (15.49%) Kafka
4 11 (15.49%) RESTful
4 11 (15.49%) Spring
4 11 (15.49%) Spring Boot
5 10 (14.08%) iXBRL
6 7 (9.86%) .NET
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (9.86%) Entity Framework
6 7 (9.86%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (7.04%) jQuery
8 4 (5.63%) Middleware
8 4 (5.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Life Science
3 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 12 (16.90%) Mac OS X
2 12 (16.90%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.25%) Scrum
3 20 (28.17%) TDD
4 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
5 13 (18.31%) BDD
5 13 (18.31%) Microservices
6 12 (16.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 12 (16.90%) ITIL
6 12 (16.90%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (16.90%) Service Delivery
6 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
6 12 (16.90%) Web Design
7 11 (15.49%) Kanban
7 11 (15.49%) OWASP
7 11 (15.49%) Secure Coding
7 11 (15.49%) Web Development
8 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.27%) Service Management
9 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 14 (19.72%) Go
3 13 (18.31%) SQL
4 8 (11.27%) Python
4 8 (11.27%) Scala
5 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.23%) C++
7 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.82%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) ISO13485
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) SAP
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) CA
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) SaltStack