The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 52 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 9 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.48% 2.07% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.41% 9.56% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Median daily rate £388 £305 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
107 136 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.60% 21.66% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 93 58
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £16.45 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.78% +23.07%
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 21 (56.76%) HTML
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Web Development
3 17 (45.95%) .NET
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
4 16 (43.24%) Visualisation
5 15 (40.54%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) HTTP
6 14 (37.84%) OO
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle
7 13 (35.14%) Unix
7 13 (35.14%) Linux
7 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
8 12 (32.43%) Mac OS X
8 12 (32.43%) PHP
8 12 (32.43%) Web Design
8 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
8 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
8 12 (32.43%) OO PHP
8 12 (32.43%) Line Management
8 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
8 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (29.73%) C#
10 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (24.32%) Java
10 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.62%) REST

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) JBoss
1 2 (5.41%) SAS
1 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.22%) Hazelcast
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) MySQL
6 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.70%) DB2
7 1 (2.70%) Informix
7 1 (2.70%) MS Access
7 1 (2.70%) OLAP
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) DbUnit
3 2 (5.41%) jMock
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Mockito
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
2 9 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Developer
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server Developer
3 8 (21.62%) PHP Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Database Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) .NET
3 15 (40.54%) CSS
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
5 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
5 8 (21.62%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) REST
5 8 (21.62%) Spring
6 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 6 (16.22%) J2EE
6 6 (16.22%) Spring Boot
7 3 (8.11%) Symfony
7 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 2 (5.41%) Ajax
8 2 (5.41%) Java EE
8 2 (5.41%) Node.js
8 2 (5.41%) Servlets
8 2 (5.41%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Visualisation
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
1 13 (35.14%) Unix
2 12 (32.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Web Development
2 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (37.84%) OO
3 13 (35.14%) Configuration Management
4 12 (32.43%) Line Management
4 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
4 12 (32.43%) OO PHP
4 12 (32.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (32.43%) Web Design
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.22%) SOLID
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (5.41%) Project Management
9 2 (5.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) PHP
4 11 (29.73%) C#
5 9 (24.32%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Basel II
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Kibana
1 1 (2.70%) logstash
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) Netezza
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Teradata