The first table below looks at the demand for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridge region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 40 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.07% 0.51% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 2.53% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate - £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-39.18% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
102 79 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.27% 20.20% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 65
Average daily rate £300 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Average hourly rate £40.50 £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
Relational Database
Cambridgeshire

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the Cambridge region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Cambridge region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Clinical Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) CDISC
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Perforce
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SAS Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) SAS Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior SAS Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior SAS Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Clinical Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) CDISC
2 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Perforce
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft