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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 43 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 11 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.77% 1.23% 2.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.82% 5.56% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£335 £228 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.25% -43.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £17.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
+162.85% -43.67%
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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
112 126 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.98% 22.18% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 75 59
Average daily rate £375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) Middleware
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (18.75%) Akamai
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Clustering
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) MySQL
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Servlets
7 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (12.50%) JBoss

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) CouchDB
5 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
5 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (6.25%) DB2
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) ERwin
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modeller
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) JSP
5 2 (12.50%) Servlets
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) JMS
6 1 (6.25%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) VC++
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) VCP4
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 3 (18.75%) Akamai
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Pega
5 1 (6.25%) Thunderhead
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.25%) BEA
5 1 (6.25%) Vitria
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