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 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +27 -9  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 39 6 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.29% 1.09% 4.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.90% 4.48% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 34
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 145 134 277
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.39% 24.32% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 87 193
Median daily rate £363 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.97% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £18.77 £12.00 £16.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.37% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +23 35 £375 +11.11% 5
West Wales - 3 £550 -
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (61.02%) RDBMS
3 31 (52.54%) SQL
4 24 (40.68%) Java
5 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
6 22 (37.29%) Oracle
6 22 (37.29%) Windows
7 21 (35.59%) Scrum
8 20 (33.90%) OOP
8 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
8 20 (33.90%) .NET
8 20 (33.90%) C#
8 20 (33.90%) .NET Framework
8 20 (33.90%) LINQ
8 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
8 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (33.90%) Entity Framework
9 19 (32.20%) WCF
10 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
10 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
11 17 (28.81%) REST
12 16 (27.12%) Configuration Management
13 15 (25.42%) WinForms
13 15 (25.42%) PL/SQL
13 15 (25.42%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (25.42%) Unix
13 15 (25.42%) Oracle9i Database
13 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (25.42%) Informatics
13 15 (25.42%) Code First Entity Framework

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 8 (13.56%) OpenROAD
2 4 (6.78%) Tornado
3 3 (5.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) GitHub
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (61.02%) RDBMS
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
3 15 (25.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (25.42%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (13.56%) Ingres
4 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
5 7 (11.86%) Neo4j
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (8.47%) MySQL
7 4 (6.78%) Big Data
7 4 (6.78%) SQLite
8 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (33.90%) Visual Studio
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle Forms
3 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
4 12 (20.34%) MSBuild
5 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.08%) Ant
7 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.08%) Maven
7 3 (5.08%) Toad
8 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Electronics
2 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.12%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 3 (5.08%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Java Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) .NET
1 20 (33.90%) .NET Framework
1 20 (33.90%) Entity Framework
1 20 (33.90%) LINQ
2 19 (32.20%) WCF
3 17 (28.81%) REST
4 15 (25.42%) Code First Entity Framework
4 15 (25.42%) WinForms
5 14 (23.73%) Web Services
6 9 (15.25%) Kafka
6 9 (15.25%) RESTful
7 8 (13.56%) JSON
8 7 (11.86%) Dropwizard
8 7 (11.86%) Hibernate
8 7 (11.86%) HTML
8 7 (11.86%) JAX-RS
8 7 (11.86%) Spring
8 7 (11.86%) Spring Boot
9 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) NHS
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Life Science
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Unix
3 10 (16.95%) Linux
4 8 (13.56%) AIX
5 7 (11.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) Test Automation
3 21 (35.59%) Scrum
4 20 (33.90%) OOP
4 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
5 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
6 16 (27.12%) Configuration Management
7 15 (25.42%) Informatics
8 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (20.34%) UML
10 9 (15.25%) Coaching
10 9 (15.25%) Microservices
11 8 (13.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
11 8 (13.56%) MVVM
12 7 (11.86%) Continuous Deployment
12 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (11.86%) Web Design
13 6 (10.17%) MVC
14 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 20 (33.90%) C#
4 15 (25.42%) PL/SQL
5 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.25%) Python
6 8 (13.56%) C
6 8 (13.56%) Ingres ABF
7 6 (10.17%) Go
8 3 (5.08%) C++
8 3 (5.08%) R
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 13485
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Oracle
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) HP
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