The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 46 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 31 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.11% 1.36% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.57% 7.19% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £355 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £23.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+75.37% -15.81%
Relational Database
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
268 153 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.91% 18.87% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 86 76
Average daily rate £450 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +10 8 £375 - 2
Warrington -11 7 £400 -5.88% 1
Crewe - 3 - -
Ellesmere Port -3 2 £325 +14.03%
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 22 (56.41%) Java
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
6 14 (35.90%) HTTP
7 13 (33.33%) Linux
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
8 12 (30.77%) TDD
8 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 12 (30.77%) JUnit
8 12 (30.77%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) JAX-RS
9 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
9 11 (28.21%) Spring
10 10 (25.64%) UNIX
10 10 (25.64%) RESTful
11 9 (23.08%) XML
11 9 (23.08%) Oracle
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.51%) IBM
12 8 (20.51%) J2EE
12 8 (20.51%) XSL
12 8 (20.51%) JDBC
12 8 (20.51%) Servlets
12 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.51%) JSON
12 8 (20.51%) Selenium

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) HTTP
2 7 (17.95%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.95%) Informix
4 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 5 (12.82%) Neo4j
6 4 (10.26%) DB2
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (7.69%) SQLite
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) MS Access
8 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (5.13%) Couchbase
8 2 (5.13%) CouchDB
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) JUnit
2 8 (20.51%) Selenium
2 8 (20.51%) Mockito
3 7 (17.95%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
5 4 (10.26%) IntelliJ
5 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.69%) FxCop
6 3 (7.69%) StyleCop
6 3 (7.69%) Moq
6 3 (7.69%) Gradle
6 3 (7.69%) NUnit
6 3 (7.69%) Maven
6 3 (7.69%) Ant
7 2 (5.13%) Introscope
7 2 (5.13%) JIRA
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.13%) DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 12 (30.77%) JAX-RS
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) Spring
4 10 (25.64%) RESTful
5 9 (23.08%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) J2EE
6 8 (20.51%) XSL
6 8 (20.51%) JDBC
6 8 (20.51%) Servlets
6 8 (20.51%) JSON
6 8 (20.51%) PowerMock
7 7 (17.95%) SOAP
7 7 (17.95%) WSDL
7 7 (17.95%) JAX-RPC
8 5 (12.82%) REST
8 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.69%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Online Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Windows
4 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) SUSE
6 2 (5.13%) Debian
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) TDD
3 11 (28.21%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
4 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.38%) OO
5 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Web Design
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Web Development
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) SQL
2 22 (56.41%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 1 (2.56%) Jython
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) IBM
3 5 (12.82%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) JNBridge
5 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) Compuware
6 2 (5.13%) BMC
6 2 (5.13%) Perforce
7 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.56%) Sybase
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
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