Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 16 July 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -46 -4 +47
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 19 76 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.28% 5.14% 5.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.57% 20.11% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 74 43
Wales median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +30.43%
10th Percentile £300 £309 £244
90th Percentile £528 £553 £548
UK median daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wales median hourly rate - - £27.82
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £40.50 £15.90
% change year-on-year +9.88% +154.72% -55.83%

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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 251 378 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.90% 25.58% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 306 223
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £285 £194
90th Percentile £609 £531 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Wales median hourly rate £36.00 - £27.82
10th Percentile £24.69 - £18.33
90th Percentile £53.78 - £40.15
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +8.77%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Wales over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Wales

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Wales

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
South Wales -45 15 £400 -5.88% 16
West Wales - 4 £478 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Python
5 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) LAMP
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (26.32%) Nagios
6 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
6 5 (26.32%) MySQL
6 5 (26.32%) Perl
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) Apache
6 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (26.32%) CentOS
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (26.32%) Ansible
6 5 (26.32%) DevOps
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (26.32%) Terraform
6 5 (26.32%) Grafana
6 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (21.05%) Dropwizard
7 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (21.05%) Neo4j
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 7
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.26%) DB2
6 1 (5.26%) Informix
6 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.79%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (5.26%) Ant
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
1 5 (26.32%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) Dropwizard
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) TensorFlow
4 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) CentOS
2 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
3 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) OOD
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (10.53%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) R
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
1 5 (26.32%) Grafana
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Terraform
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
3 3 (15.79%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) IBM