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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 40 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 25 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.30% 1.26% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.72% 6.43% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 2
Median daily rate £375 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £346 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
159 140 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.00% 19.58% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 87 108
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.75 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £20.45 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 (68.75%) Oracle
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) HTML
3 25 (52.08%) Java
4 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 22 (45.83%) OO
5 18 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 16 (33.33%) CSS
7 16 (33.33%) Unix
7 16 (33.33%) Windows
8 15 (31.25%) .NET
8 15 (31.25%) Spring
9 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (29.17%) Struts
9 14 (29.17%) Servlets
10 13 (27.08%) Web Services
10 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
10 13 (27.08%) C#
10 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
11 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 12 (25.00%) XML
11 12 (25.00%) JSP
11 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
12 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
12 11 (22.92%) OOP
13 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
13 10 (20.83%) JUnit
13 10 (20.83%) ITIL

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 16 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (12.50%) JBoss
4 5 (10.42%) Documentum
5 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) SAS
7 1 (2.08%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 4 (8.33%) SSH
2 4 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (8.33%) DB2
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (6.25%) OLAP
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.17%) MySQL
8 2 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.17%) Power BI
9 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.08%) Datazen
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (20.83%) JUnit
4 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
5 8 (16.67%) Maven
5 8 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (16.67%) Toad
6 7 (14.58%) Ant
6 7 (14.58%) Artifactory
6 7 (14.58%) ClearQuest
6 7 (14.58%) JIRA
7 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
8 4 (8.33%) Selenium
9 2 (4.17%) DbUnit
9 2 (4.17%) jMock
9 2 (4.17%) Mockito
10 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
10 1 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.25%) Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Java Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 16 (33.33%) CSS
3 15 (31.25%) .NET
3 15 (31.25%) Spring
4 14 (29.17%) Servlets
4 14 (29.17%) Struts
5 13 (27.08%) Web Services
6 12 (25.00%) JSP
6 12 (25.00%) XML
7 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
8 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 9 (18.75%) J2EE
9 7 (14.58%) Apache CXF
10 4 (8.33%) JMS
10 4 (8.33%) Middleware
10 4 (8.33%) SAML
11 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (6.25%) MDX
11 3 (6.25%) REST
11 3 (6.25%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.58%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Unix
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.92%) OOP
4 10 (20.83%) ITIL
5 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) MVC
6 7 (14.58%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (14.58%) UML
7 6 (12.50%) ITSM
7 6 (12.50%) Line Management
7 6 (12.50%) Service Management
7 6 (12.50%) Web Development
8 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) OO PHP
8 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.42%) Web Design
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 13 (27.08%) C#
3 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.58%) C++
5 7 (14.58%) VB
6 5 (10.42%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) OCPJP
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Oracle
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.67%) Pega
4 4 (8.33%) BEA
4 4 (8.33%) EMC
4 4 (8.33%) F5
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 4 (8.33%) Vitria
4 4 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.08%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.08%) Trillium