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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 49 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.98% 2.83% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.97% 13.45% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 8
Median daily rate £400 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
144 171 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.65% 21.06% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 122 90
Median daily rate £400 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £23.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+45.65% -28.12%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) Windows
3 17 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) Java
8 9 (26.47%) C#
8 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
8 9 (26.47%) .NET
8 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
9 8 (23.53%) Unix
9 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (23.53%) Toad
9 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle OWB
10 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.59%) ITIL
10 7 (20.59%) High Availability
11 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
11 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
11 6 (17.65%) JIRA
11 6 (17.65%) Logistics
12 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
12 5 (14.71%) Change Management
12 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
12 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
12 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Documentum
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) BIG-IP
1 4 (11.76%) SSH
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) Modbus
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle Database
3 8 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (11.76%) MS Access
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.94%) JasperReports
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL
9 1 (2.94%) OLTP
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 8 (23.53%) Toad
3 6 (17.65%) JIRA
4 5 (14.71%) ClearQuest
4 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.71%) PVCS
5 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.76%) JUnit
5 4 (11.76%) Maven
6 3 (8.82%) Ant
6 3 (8.82%) Artifactory
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Law
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C# Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
7 4 (11.76%) Administrator
7 4 (11.76%) Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Business Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Head of Analytics
8 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) J2EE
4 4 (11.76%) JSP
4 4 (11.76%) SAML
4 4 (11.76%) Servlets
4 4 (11.76%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) Apache CXF
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (8.82%) OC4J
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Unix
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) High Availability
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Logistics
3 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) ITSM
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) UML
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) C#
3 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) Clojure
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 3 (8.82%) Sun Certification
5 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (2.94%) Siemens
4 1 (2.94%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO