Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 120 137
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 -29
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 86 82 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.42% 1.49% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 7.53% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 59
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £175 £306
90th Percentile £575 £475 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £20.25 -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £31.15 £37.75
% change year-on-year +33.23% -17.48% +0.67%

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 1,307 1,089 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.61% 19.77% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 696 872
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £299 £288 £256
90th Percentile £560 £534 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 29
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £37.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.03% +14.62% -
10th Percentile £17.29 £14.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £66.35 £54.38 £48.00
England median hourly rate £32.24 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +5.70% +7.02% +3.64%

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 16 October 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
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 16 October 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 -35 20 £438 +23.24% 22
Gloucestershire +7 18 £475 +11.76% 5
Wiltshire -5 16 £425 -2.86% 14
Somerset +9 14 £388 +8.39%
Devon +4 11 £395 +16.18% 12
Dorset +2 7 £550 +22.22% 10
Avon - 1 - -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 44 (51.16%) RDBMS
3 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (44.19%) SQL Server
5 32 (37.21%) Linux
6 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
7 28 (32.56%) MySQL
8 25 (29.07%) Git (software)
9 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (24.42%) CSS
11 21 (24.42%) HTML
11 21 (24.42%) T-SQL
12 20 (23.26%) PHP
13 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (20.93%) Unix
14 18 (20.93%) Scrum
14 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
15 17 (19.77%) Oracle
15 17 (19.77%) Data Modelling
16 16 (18.60%) Teradata
16 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
16 16 (18.60%) Web Development
17 15 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (17.44%) ETL
17 15 (17.44%) Java
17 15 (17.44%) RESTful
18 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
18 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
18 14 (16.28%) Finance

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 11 (12.79%) Confluence
2 7 (8.14%) Apache
3 5 (5.81%) ColdFusion
3 5 (5.81%) SAS
3 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.65%) IIS
5 3 (3.49%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) Mule
6 2 (2.33%) WildFly
7 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.16%) CMS
7 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.16%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) Endur
2 1 (1.16%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.98%) npm
3 5 (5.81%) GitHub
3 5 (5.81%) IaaS
3 5 (5.81%) PaaS
4 4 (4.65%) NuGet
5 2 (2.33%) Trello
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.16%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) HTTP
1 5 (5.81%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) 4G
2 2 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.16%) 3G
3 1 (1.16%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.16%) 5G
3 1 (1.16%) BGP
3 1 (1.16%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) MPLS
3 1 (1.16%) OSPF
3 1 (1.16%) SMS
3 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (51.16%) RDBMS
2 38 (44.19%) SQL Server
3 28 (32.56%) MySQL
4 19 (22.09%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (17.44%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (12.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 11 (12.79%) IBM InfoSphere
7 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (9.30%) NoSQL
8 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (8.14%) DataStage
9 7 (8.14%) DB2
9 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (6.98%) Big Data
11 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
11 5 (5.81%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (5.81%) QualityStage
11 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.28%) JIRA
3 9 (10.47%) Maven
4 8 (9.30%) JUnit
5 7 (8.14%) Bitbucket
6 6 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.81%) JMeter
7 5 (5.81%) PostCSS
7 5 (5.81%) Selenium
8 4 (4.65%) Hudson
8 4 (4.65%) NUnit
8 4 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.49%) Subversion
9 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.33%) Mockito
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.65%) Electronics
5 4 (4.65%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Automotive
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Front Office
7 1 (1.16%) Military
7 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Developer
2 13 (15.12%) Web Developer
3 9 (10.47%) Administrator
3 9 (10.47%) PHP Developer
4 8 (9.30%) Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.14%) DBA
5 7 (8.14%) SQL DBA
6 6 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Data Modeller
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) ETL Developer
8 4 (4.65%) PHP Web Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.49%) MicroStrategy Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.42%) CSS
1 21 (24.42%) HTML
2 18 (20.93%) AngularJS
3 15 (17.44%) RESTful
4 14 (16.28%) jQuery
5 12 (13.95%) REST
5 12 (13.95%) Web Services
6 11 (12.79%) .NET
6 11 (12.79%) XML
7 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.63%) JSON
8 9 (10.47%) LAMP
9 8 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (8.14%) HTML5
11 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.98%) JMS
11 6 (6.98%) Laravel
11 6 (6.98%) Spring
11 6 (6.98%) Zend Framework
12 5 (5.81%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.49%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.16%) Life Science
6 1 (1.16%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.16%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 18 (20.93%) Unix
3 11 (12.79%) Windows
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) VMS
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.58%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (20.93%) Scrum
4 17 (19.77%) Data Modelling
5 16 (18.60%) Software Engineering
5 16 (18.60%) Web Development
6 15 (17.44%) ETL
7 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 13 (15.12%) Kimball Methodology
8 13 (15.12%) OO
9 12 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (13.95%) Data Analysis
10 11 (12.79%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (12.79%) ITIL
10 11 (12.79%) MVC
11 10 (11.63%) Data Management
11 10 (11.63%) Inmon Methodology
12 9 (10.47%) Open Source
12 9 (10.47%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.33%) SQL
2 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (24.42%) T-SQL
4 20 (23.26%) PHP
5 15 (17.44%) Java
6 11 (12.79%) Python
7 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
7 9 (10.47%) R
8 8 (9.30%) C#
9 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.81%) ES6
11 4 (4.65%) Java 8
11 4 (4.65%) Perl
11 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.65%) Ruby
12 3 (3.49%) C
12 3 (3.49%) Scala
13 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (2.33%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.47%) Degree
3 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) Master's Degree
5 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.16%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.49%) ISO 20022
4 1 (1.16%) GDPR
4 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (13.95%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) KVM
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.14%) Puppet
3 4 (4.65%) Data Guard
4 3 (3.49%) Ansible
4 3 (3.49%) Nagios
5 2 (2.33%) Kibana
5 2 (2.33%) logstash
6 1 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (1.16%) Suricata
6 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle
2 16 (18.60%) Teradata
3 13 (15.12%) IBM
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.30%) Zend
6 7 (8.14%) Atlassian
6 7 (8.14%) Netezza
7 6 (6.98%) Google
8 5 (5.81%) Adobe
8 5 (5.81%) SAP
9 3 (3.49%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (2.33%) Apigee
10 2 (2.33%) Cognizant
10 2 (2.33%) Nokia
10 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.33%) Siebel
11 1 (1.16%) Informatica
11 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.16%) Splunk
11 1 (1.16%) Talend