The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 47 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.71% 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 3.64% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+189.15% -30.83%
Relational Database
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
37 55 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.59% 19.57% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 23
Average daily rate £425 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - - 1
Dunstable - - - -
Luton - - - - 1
Relational Database
East of England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MyEclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) ICEfaces
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) CorVu
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MyEclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ICEfaces
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos