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 27 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 46 35
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 35 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.55% 1.26% 5.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.52% 5.17% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 29
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 132 116 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 24.72% 24.37% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 80 147
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.77 £19.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Cardiff +18 21 £373 +10.37% 2
Newport +12 14 £394 -
Relational Database
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (76.60%) RDBMS
3 30 (63.83%) SQL
4 22 (46.81%) Oracle
4 22 (46.81%) Windows
5 21 (44.68%) Test Automation
6 20 (42.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (42.55%) Entity Framework
6 20 (42.55%) .NET Framework
6 20 (42.55%) LINQ
6 20 (42.55%) Unit Testing
6 20 (42.55%) OOP
6 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
6 20 (42.55%) C#
7 19 (40.43%) Scrum
7 19 (40.43%) WCF
8 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
9 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
10 15 (31.91%) WinForms
10 15 (31.91%) PL/SQL
10 15 (31.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 15 (31.91%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (31.91%) Informatics
10 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (31.91%) Code First Entity Framework
11 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
12 13 (27.66%) Unix
12 13 (27.66%) Java
13 12 (25.53%) UML

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 8 (17.02%) OpenROAD
2 4 (8.51%) Tornado
3 3 (6.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
1 2 (4.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (76.60%) RDBMS
2 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (31.91%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (17.02%) Ingres
5 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.64%) MySQL
7 5 (10.64%) Neo4j
8 4 (8.51%) SQLite
9 3 (6.38%) Big Data
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (42.55%) Visual Studio
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (25.53%) MSBuild
4 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.38%) Ant
6 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.38%) Maven
6 3 (6.38%) Toad
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Architect
10 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
1 20 (42.55%) .NET Framework
1 20 (42.55%) Entity Framework
1 20 (42.55%) LINQ
2 19 (40.43%) WCF
3 15 (31.91%) Code First Entity Framework
3 15 (31.91%) WinForms
4 7 (14.89%) Kafka
4 7 (14.89%) RESTful
5 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
5 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (12.77%) jQuery
5 6 (12.77%) JSON
5 6 (12.77%) REST
5 6 (12.77%) SOAP
5 6 (12.77%) Web Services
6 5 (10.64%) Dropwizard
6 5 (10.64%) JAX-RS
6 5 (10.64%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Life Science
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Unix
3 8 (17.02%) AIX
3 8 (17.02%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (82.98%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Test Automation
3 20 (42.55%) OOP
3 20 (42.55%) Unit Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
5 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
6 15 (31.91%) Informatics
7 12 (25.53%) UML
8 9 (19.15%) Coaching
9 8 (17.02%) MVVM
10 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.89%) Microservices
11 6 (12.77%) MVC
12 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (10.64%) Web Design
13 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
13 4 (8.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) PL/SQL
4 13 (27.66%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) C
5 8 (17.02%) Ingres ABF
5 8 (17.02%) Python
6 4 (8.51%) Go
7 3 (6.38%) C++
7 3 (6.38%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) R
9 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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