The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 31 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.09% 7.14% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.86% 27.27% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -33.33%

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 31.82% 26.19% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 7 12
Median daily rate £420 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Relational Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 18 (100.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Korn
5 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 6 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
5 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 6 (33.33%) OOD
5 6 (33.33%) Sybase
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) XML
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
7 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
7 4 (22.22%) Equities
7 4 (22.22%) Banking

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) EngageOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (33.33%) Sybase IQ
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) DB2
5 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio Developer
4 4 (22.22%) DBA
4 4 (22.22%) Sybase DBA
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Sybase Specialist
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (11.11%) JSP
4 2 (11.11%) Servlets
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) EJB
5 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) J2SE
5 1 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Equities
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Derivative
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) BDD
2 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (33.33%) OOD
2 6 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 4 (22.22%) Metaprogramming
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) Korn
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sybase
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
4 2 (11.11%) EMC