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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 44 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 24 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.36% 1.82% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.58% 10.26% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 4
Median daily rate £440 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.77% +10.71%
Relational Database
West Midlands

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
154 117 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.57% 17.73% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 81 91
Median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.20 £24.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.73% +88.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 December 2016, 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 27 (62.79%) HTML
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (48.84%) OO
4 20 (46.51%) CSS
5 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
6 17 (39.53%) Web Development
6 17 (39.53%) Visualisation
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (37.21%) .NET
7 16 (37.21%) Unix
8 15 (34.88%) Oracle
9 14 (32.56%) Java
9 14 (32.56%) HTTP
9 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
9 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
10 13 (30.23%) Line Management
11 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
11 12 (27.91%) OO PHP
11 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
11 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
11 12 (27.91%) Web Design
11 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (27.91%) Mac OS X
11 12 (27.91%) PHP
11 12 (27.91%) Linux
12 11 (25.58%) C#
13 10 (23.26%) Spring
14 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework

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 7 (16.28%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.30%) Documentum
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) SPSS
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Hazelcast
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.98%) OLAP
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.65%) MySQL
7 2 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.65%) Power BI
8 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.33%) Datazen
8 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.30%) JUnit
4 4 (9.30%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) Ant
5 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.65%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.65%) DbUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) jMock
5 2 (4.65%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Mockito
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.65%) Toad
6 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Developer
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Developer
4 8 (18.60%) PHP Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Digital Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
2 20 (46.51%) CSS
3 16 (37.21%) .NET
4 10 (23.26%) Spring
5 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
6 7 (16.28%) J2EE
6 7 (16.28%) jQuery
6 7 (16.28%) REST
7 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.63%) Servlets
7 5 (11.63%) Spring Boot
7 5 (11.63%) Struts
7 5 (11.63%) Web Services
8 3 (6.98%) JSP
8 3 (6.98%) MDX
8 3 (6.98%) Symfony
8 3 (6.98%) XML
9 2 (4.65%) PowerMock
9 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Unix
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 12 (27.91%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) OO
2 17 (39.53%) Web Development
3 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.23%) Line Management
5 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Configuration Management
5 12 (27.91%) Mentoring
5 12 (27.91%) OO PHP
5 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (27.91%) Web Design
6 6 (13.95%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.63%) SOLID
8 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.30%) Case Management
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) Java
4 12 (27.91%) PHP
5 11 (25.58%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) OCPJP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Pega
4 4 (9.30%) EMC
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) BEA
5 1 (2.33%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) Trillium
5 1 (2.33%) Vitria