Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 117 121
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -27
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 132 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.01% 1.59% 1.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.05% 8.24% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 58 63
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.23%
10th Percentile £339 £172 £313
90th Percentile £538 £479 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £20.25 -
England median hourly rate £24.98 £35.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -28.63% -11.39% -1.25%

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 1,458 1,068 1,236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.26% 19.25% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 676 843
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £310 £278 £263
90th Percentile £575 £528 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 35
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -14.47% +1.33%
10th Percentile £18.59 £13.39 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.13 £58.75 £46.90
England median hourly rate £32.24 £32.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.56% +16.96% +3.24%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -24 47 £450 +20.00% 12
Wiltshire +3 31 £425 +0.59% 5
Gloucestershire 0 21 £488 +14.71% 9
Somerset +7 14 £388 +8.39% 4
Devon -7 12 £390 +4.00% 18
Dorset -1 5 £650 +52.94% 12
Avon - 1 - -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 66 (50.00%) SQL
1 66 (50.00%) Linux
2 61 (46.21%) RDBMS
3 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (35.61%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (34.09%) Unix
6 44 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 40 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 37 (28.03%) Python
8 37 (28.03%) Teradata
9 34 (25.76%) Git (software)
10 32 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
11 30 (22.73%) MySQL
12 28 (21.21%) Java
13 27 (20.45%) Big Data
14 26 (19.70%) R
15 25 (18.94%) Test Automation
15 25 (18.94%) HTML
15 25 (18.94%) CSS
16 24 (18.18%) Web Services
16 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (18.18%) Data Architecture
17 23 (17.42%) Scrum
17 23 (17.42%) T-SQL
17 23 (17.42%) Data Science
18 22 (16.67%) Experimental Design
18 22 (16.67%) RESTful
18 22 (16.67%) Oracle
18 22 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
19 21 (15.91%) Web Development

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 17 (12.88%) Confluence
2 8 (6.06%) Apache
3 7 (5.30%) SAS
4 6 (4.55%) ColdFusion
4 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.03%) IIS
6 3 (2.27%) CMS
6 3 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.52%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.52%) JBoss
7 2 (1.52%) Mule
7 2 (1.52%) WildFly
8 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.79%) IaaS
3 5 (3.79%) npm
3 5 (3.79%) PaaS
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.03%) NuGet
4 4 (3.03%) Serverless
5 3 (2.27%) GitHub
6 2 (1.52%) Apigee
7 1 (0.76%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.36%) HTTP
2 5 (3.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.52%) 4G
3 2 (1.52%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.76%) 3G
4 1 (0.76%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.76%) 5G
4 1 (0.76%) BGP
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) MPLS
4 1 (0.76%) OSPF
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (46.21%) RDBMS
2 40 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 30 (22.73%) MySQL
4 27 (20.45%) Big Data
5 24 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (11.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 15 (11.36%) IBM InfoSphere
6 15 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (8.33%) DataStage
7 11 (8.33%) DB2
7 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (6.82%) NoSQL
9 8 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (5.30%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (5.30%) QualityStage
10 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
12 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 34 (25.76%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.64%) JIRA
3 15 (11.36%) JUnit
3 15 (11.36%) Subversion
4 11 (8.33%) Hudson
5 8 (6.06%) Maven
6 6 (4.55%) Bitbucket
6 6 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (4.55%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.79%) JMeter
7 5 (3.79%) PostCSS
7 5 (3.79%) Selenium
8 4 (3.03%) ERwin
8 4 (3.03%) NUnit
8 4 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.52%) Liquibase
9 2 (1.52%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (15.91%) Finance
2 8 (6.06%) Retail
3 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.79%) Electronics
5 5 (3.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Military
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (48.48%) Developer
2 27 (20.45%) Administrator
3 14 (10.61%) Web Developer
4 13 (9.85%) Agile Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Java Developer
5 10 (7.58%) Scala Developer
6 8 (6.06%) DBA
7 7 (5.30%) Consultant
7 7 (5.30%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.55%) Data Modeller
8 6 (4.55%) ETL Developer
9 5 (3.79%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Analyst
9 5 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.79%) PHP Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 4 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (3.03%) SQL Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.94%) CSS
1 25 (18.94%) HTML
2 24 (18.18%) Web Services
3 22 (16.67%) RESTful
4 19 (14.39%) REST
5 17 (12.88%) AngularJS
6 15 (11.36%) JSON
7 14 (10.61%) jQuery
8 13 (9.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (9.85%) Spring
9 11 (8.33%) .NET
10 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
10 10 (7.58%) Django
10 10 (7.58%) Guice
10 10 (7.58%) LAMP
10 10 (7.58%) Play Framework
10 10 (7.58%) Spring MVC
10 10 (7.58%) XML
11 9 (6.82%) HTML5
11 9 (6.82%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 47 (35.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.27%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.52%) Blog
5 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.52%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.52%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 66 (50.00%) Linux
2 45 (34.09%) Unix
3 15 (11.36%) Windows
4 14 (10.61%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.79%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.52%) VMS
7 1 (0.76%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.24%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (18.94%) Test Automation
4 24 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 23 (17.42%) Data Science
5 23 (17.42%) Scrum
6 22 (16.67%) Experimental Design
6 22 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 21 (15.91%) Web Development
8 20 (15.15%) Data Modelling
9 19 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (14.39%) ETL
10 18 (13.64%) MVC
11 17 (12.88%) Kimball Methodology
12 16 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (12.12%) Configuration Management
12 16 (12.12%) Open Source
13 15 (11.36%) Dimensional Modelling
13 15 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (11.36%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 66 (50.00%) SQL
2 44 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 37 (28.03%) Python
4 28 (21.21%) Java
5 26 (19.70%) R
6 23 (17.42%) T-SQL
7 17 (12.88%) PHP
7 17 (12.88%) Scala
8 16 (12.12%) Ruby
9 13 (9.85%) Shell Script
10 10 (7.58%) PL/SQL
11 9 (6.82%) C#
12 5 (3.79%) C
12 5 (3.79%) ES6
13 4 (3.03%) Java 8
13 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.03%) VB
14 3 (2.27%) Perl
15 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (6.06%) Degree
5 5 (3.79%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.27%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.52%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.30%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 10 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.82%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) KVM
3 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.55%) Puppet
4 4 (3.03%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.52%) Ansible
5 2 (1.52%) Kibana
5 2 (1.52%) logstash
5 2 (1.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.76%) Suricata
6 1 (0.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (28.03%) Teradata
2 22 (16.67%) Oracle
3 17 (12.88%) IBM
4 13 (9.85%) Google
5 11 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.33%) Netezza
6 6 (4.55%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.55%) SAP
7 5 (3.79%) Adobe
7 5 (3.79%) Zend
8 3 (2.27%) Informatica
8 3 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.52%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.52%) Nokia
9 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.52%) Siebel
9 2 (1.52%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.76%) Qualys
10 1 (0.76%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.76%) Sitecore