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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 52 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 21 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.58% 2.29% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.38% 10.69% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Median daily rate £435 £399 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +62.85%
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 £33.50 £28.13 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -22.94%
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
157 159 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.26% 21.40% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 115 89
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 June 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 June 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 33 (73.33%) Oracle
2 31 (68.89%) SQL
3 27 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 25 (55.56%) Windows
5 21 (46.67%) Java
5 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 15 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 15 (33.33%) Unix
8 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
9 14 (31.11%) JSP
9 14 (31.11%) Servlets
9 14 (31.11%) XML
9 14 (31.11%) Toad
9 14 (31.11%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (31.11%) Spring
10 13 (28.89%) Oracle OWB
10 13 (28.89%) OO
10 13 (28.89%) ITIL
10 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
10 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
11 12 (26.67%) Web Services
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (24.44%) Eclipse
12 11 (24.44%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (24.44%) JIRA
13 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
13 10 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
13 10 (22.22%) Struts

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 15 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.44%) Documentum
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) BIG-IP
1 4 (8.89%) SSH
1 4 (8.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 19 (42.22%) Oracle Database
4 14 (31.11%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (28.89%) Oracle OWB
6 11 (24.44%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (8.89%) DB2
8 4 (8.89%) MS Access
9 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (2.22%) OLTP
11 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.22%) PowerPivot
11 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Toad
2 11 (24.44%) Eclipse
2 11 (24.44%) JIRA
3 10 (22.22%) ClearQuest
3 10 (22.22%) JUnit
4 9 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (20.00%) Maven
4 9 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (17.78%) Ant
5 8 (17.78%) Artifactory
5 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
6 5 (11.11%) PVCS
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Law
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Applications Support
7 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Administrator
8 4 (8.89%) Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Lead Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Systems Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Business Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Head of Analytics
9 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 14 (31.11%) JSP
2 14 (31.11%) Servlets
2 14 (31.11%) Spring
2 14 (31.11%) XML
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 10 (22.22%) J2EE
4 10 (22.22%) Struts
5 8 (17.78%) .NET
5 8 (17.78%) Apache CXF
6 6 (13.33%) CSS
7 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.89%) JMS
8 4 (8.89%) Middleware
8 4 (8.89%) SAML
9 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.67%) OC4J
10 1 (2.22%) MDX
10 1 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Statistics
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
1 13 (28.89%) OO
2 10 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
3 9 (20.00%) ITSM
3 9 (20.00%) OOP
3 9 (20.00%) Service Management
4 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (17.78%) UML
5 7 (15.56%) MVC
6 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) High Availability
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.11%) Change Management
7 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Logistics
7 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 21 (46.67%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (20.00%) C++
4 9 (20.00%) VB
5 8 (17.78%) C#
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Clojure
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (11.11%) OCPJP
6 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
7 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Pega
4 4 (8.89%) BEA
4 4 (8.89%) F5
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
4 4 (8.89%) Sybase
4 4 (8.89%) Vitria
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.22%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.22%) VMware