Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 November 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 West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 113 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 94 94 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.66% 1.64% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.62% 7.69% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 65 92
South West median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £208 £297 £264
90th Percentile £475 £575 £527
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
South West median hourly rate £20.25 - £43.43
England median hourly rate £31.15 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -24.94% +7.10% +3.33%

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1090 1222 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.22% 21.30% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 848 1122
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 39
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%
10th Percentile £14.55 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.75 £56.53
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the South West

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in the South West

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in the South West

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in the South West

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Relational Database in the South West

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Bristol +27 54 £375 -6.25% 8
Devon +5 13 £340 -10.53%
Gloucestershire -5 10 £425 -17.07% 3
Wiltshire -10 6 £415 -2.35% 2
Dorset +1 5 £450 +12.50% 4
Somerset -5 3 £358 -28.50% 7
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 48 (51.06%) SQL
2 28 (29.79%) RDBMS
3 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
4 23 (24.47%) Java
4 23 (24.47%) Finance
5 22 (23.40%) HTML
6 20 (21.28%) Linux
7 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (19.15%) Unix
8 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
9 17 (18.09%) Oracle
9 17 (18.09%) Web Development
10 16 (17.02%) CSS
11 15 (15.96%) Web Services
11 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.96%) MySQL
11 15 (15.96%) Unit Testing
11 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
12 14 (14.89%) REST
12 14 (14.89%) TDD
13 13 (13.83%) Test Automation
13 13 (13.83%) Python
13 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
14 12 (12.77%) SDLC
15 11 (11.70%) Teradata
15 11 (11.70%) HTTP
15 11 (11.70%) ETL

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (6.38%) CMS
1 6 (6.38%) SAS
2 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.13%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) nginx
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.06%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) GitHub
2 6 (6.38%) IaaS
2 6 (6.38%) PaaS
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) HTTP
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 4 (4.26%) SAN
4 3 (3.19%) NAS
4 3 (3.19%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.13%) 3G
5 2 (2.13%) 4G
5 2 (2.13%) SMS
6 1 (1.06%) 2G
6 1 (1.06%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.06%) 5G
6 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (29.79%) RDBMS
2 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
3 15 (15.96%) MySQL
3 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
4 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.32%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.32%) Data Mining
7 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.32%) Neo4j
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (4.26%) DB2
9 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.51%) Hudson
4 7 (7.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (7.45%) JIRA
5 6 (6.38%) webpack
6 5 (5.32%) Artifactory
6 5 (5.32%) Selenium
7 4 (4.26%) JProfiler
7 4 (4.26%) VisualVM
7 4 (4.26%) YourKit
8 3 (3.19%) Grunt
8 3 (3.19%) gulp
8 3 (3.19%) Maven
8 3 (3.19%) PostCSS
9 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.13%) Subversion
9 2 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.83%) Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Administrator
5 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.38%) Python Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Teradata Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Designer
7 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.26%) AWS Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.19%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.40%) HTML
2 16 (17.02%) CSS
3 15 (15.96%) Web Services
4 14 (14.89%) REST
5 11 (11.70%) .NET
6 9 (9.57%) JAX-RS
6 9 (9.57%) RESTful
7 8 (8.51%) HTML5
7 8 (8.51%) XML
8 6 (6.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.32%) CSS3
9 5 (5.32%) Dropwizard
9 5 (5.32%) jQuery
9 5 (5.32%) Sass
10 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.26%) Flask
10 4 (4.26%) Java EE
10 4 (4.26%) Node.js
10 4 (4.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.64%) N-Tier
4 9 (9.57%) User Experience
5 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.32%) Public Cloud
5 5 (5.32%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.13%) NHS
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Linux
2 18 (19.15%) Unix
3 5 (5.32%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.19%) Android
4 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.13%) AIX
5 2 (2.13%) CentOS
5 2 (2.13%) Debian
5 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.13%) Windows
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.09%) Web Development
3 15 (15.96%) Unit Testing
4 14 (14.89%) TDD
5 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
5 13 (13.83%) Test Automation
6 12 (12.77%) SDLC
7 11 (11.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (11.70%) ETL
8 9 (9.57%) Project Management
9 8 (8.51%) BDD
9 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.51%) MVC
10 7 (7.45%) Analytics
10 7 (7.45%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (7.45%) Front End Development
10 7 (7.45%) Scrum
10 7 (7.45%) SOA
10 7 (7.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 48 (51.06%) SQL
2 23 (24.47%) Java
3 18 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.83%) Python
5 11 (11.70%) C#
6 8 (8.51%) C
7 6 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.32%) ES6
8 5 (5.32%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (4.26%) Perl
9 4 (4.26%) PHP
9 4 (4.26%) VBA
10 3 (3.19%) Scala
10 3 (3.19%) VB
11 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.13%) C++
11 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.13%) Ruby
11 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) MySQL Certification
4 3 (3.19%) HNC
4 3 (3.19%) HND
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
2 5 (5.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.26%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.13%) HL7
5 1 (1.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Xen
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Kibana
1 5 (5.32%) logstash
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Oracle
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Teradata
3 6 (6.38%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) SAP
4 4 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.19%) Citrix
5 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.13%) Netezza
6 2 (2.13%) Talend
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.06%) Huawei
7 1 (1.06%) hybris
7 1 (1.06%) Nokia
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat