Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 115 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29 +9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 101 91 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.92% 1.70% 2.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.50% 7.53% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 116
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £277 £301 £310
90th Percentile £538 £575 £514
England median daily rate £488 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
South West median hourly rate £20.25 - £43.43
England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%

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 1,063 1,208 1,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.19% 22.62% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 850 1,104
South West median daily rate £415 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.16% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
England median daily rate £470 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +9.43% +1.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 32
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -3.61% +36.07%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £57.55 £47.05 £56.53
England median hourly rate £31.31 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.85% -8.33% +4.57%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Bristol +31 56 £425 +11.48% 22
Devon +11 15 £445 -5.32% 6
Dorset +5 12 £425 +6.25% 8
Gloucestershire +1 8 £425 -5.56% 7
Wiltshire -5 5 £353 -19.43% 4
Somerset -4 2 £358 -28.50% 12
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 62 (61.39%) SQL
2 39 (38.61%) RDBMS
3 38 (37.62%) Java
3 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (29.70%) Linux
5 27 (26.73%) Web Services
5 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
6 24 (23.76%) MySQL
7 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
7 22 (21.78%) Python
7 22 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (20.79%) HTML
8 21 (20.79%) Finance
8 21 (20.79%) TDD
9 20 (19.80%) XML
9 20 (19.80%) Unix
10 19 (18.81%) CSS
11 17 (16.83%) NoSQL
12 16 (15.84%) BDD
12 16 (15.84%) Web Development
12 16 (15.84%) Unit Testing
13 15 (14.85%) MVC
14 14 (13.86%) SDLC
15 13 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (12.87%) ETL
15 13 (12.87%) Degree
15 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
16 12 (11.88%) Banking
16 12 (11.88%) HTTP
16 12 (11.88%) REST

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 10 (9.90%) SAS
2 9 (8.91%) Apache
3 5 (4.95%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.96%) CMS
4 4 (3.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.98%) JBoss
6 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.99%) Liferay
6 1 (0.99%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) GitHub
2 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.94%) IaaS
3 6 (5.94%) PaaS
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) HTTP
2 5 (4.95%) Firewall
3 4 (3.96%) SAN
4 3 (2.97%) NAS
4 3 (2.97%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.98%) 3G
5 2 (1.98%) 4G
5 2 (1.98%) SMS
6 1 (0.99%) 2G
6 1 (0.99%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.99%) 5G
6 1 (0.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (38.61%) RDBMS
2 24 (23.76%) MySQL
3 17 (16.83%) NoSQL
4 13 (12.87%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (10.89%) MongoDB
6 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
7 6 (5.94%) CouchDB
7 6 (5.94%) Neo4j
7 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.95%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (4.95%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (4.95%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (4.95%) Ingres
8 5 (4.95%) MariaDB
8 5 (4.95%) Pentaho
8 5 (4.95%) Riak
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.89%) JIRA
3 10 (9.90%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.94%) Hudson
5 6 (5.94%) webpack
6 5 (4.95%) Artifactory
6 5 (4.95%) git-flow
6 5 (4.95%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.95%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (4.95%) Mocha
6 5 (4.95%) Selenium
6 5 (4.95%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.96%) JProfiler
7 4 (3.96%) VisualVM
7 4 (3.96%) YourKit
8 3 (2.97%) Grunt
8 3 (2.97%) gulp
8 3 (2.97%) PostCSS
9 2 (1.98%) Maven
General
1 21 (20.79%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Marketing
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (61.39%) Developer
2 24 (23.76%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Analyst
4 9 (8.91%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Administrator
5 8 (7.92%) Python Developer
5 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.95%) Agile Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.95%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Teradata Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (3.96%) AWS Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.97%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) Web Services
2 21 (20.79%) HTML
3 20 (19.80%) XML
4 19 (18.81%) CSS
5 12 (11.88%) REST
6 11 (10.89%) .NET
7 10 (9.90%) Spring
7 10 (9.90%) Spring Boot
8 8 (7.92%) Flask
9 7 (6.93%) Play Framework
9 7 (6.93%) RESTful
9 7 (6.93%) SOAP
10 6 (5.94%) jQuery
10 6 (5.94%) Servlets
11 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.95%) Apache Wicket
11 5 (4.95%) HTML5
11 5 (4.95%) JAX-RS
11 5 (4.95%) POJO
11 5 (4.95%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.91%) User Experience
4 7 (6.93%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.95%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.95%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (29.70%) Linux
2 20 (19.80%) Unix
3 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Android
4 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.97%) Windows
5 2 (1.98%) AIX
6 1 (0.99%) CentOS
6 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.79%) TDD
3 16 (15.84%) BDD
3 16 (15.84%) Unit Testing
3 16 (15.84%) Web Development
4 15 (14.85%) MVC
5 14 (13.86%) SDLC
6 13 (12.87%) ETL
7 11 (10.89%) Analytics
7 11 (10.89%) Data Modelling
7 11 (10.89%) Microservices
7 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
8 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (8.91%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (8.91%) Scrum
9 7 (6.93%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (6.93%) Data Governance
9 7 (6.93%) Project Management
9 7 (6.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (61.39%) SQL
2 38 (37.62%) Java
3 22 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.78%) Python
4 11 (10.89%) C#
5 8 (7.92%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.92%) R
6 7 (6.93%) C
6 7 (6.93%) Scala
7 6 (5.94%) Korn
7 6 (5.94%) PHP
7 6 (5.94%) VBA
8 5 (4.95%) Groovy
8 5 (4.95%) Ruby
8 5 (4.95%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.97%) ES6
10 3 (2.97%) ES7
10 3 (2.97%) Perl
10 3 (2.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
1 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) MySQL Certification
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.98%) HNC
4 2 (1.98%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Xen
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.95%) Kibana
1 5 (4.95%) logstash
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) Teradata
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
5 4 (3.96%) SAP
5 4 (3.96%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.98%) Netezza
7 2 (1.98%) Talend
8 1 (0.99%) Citrix
8 1 (0.99%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.99%) Huawei
8 1 (0.99%) Nokia
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat