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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 51 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 27 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.47% 2.92% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.74% 11.76% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£438 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £328 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
212 204 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.40% 24.85% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 107 75
Average daily rate £375 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -1.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warrington -4 12 £475 +58.33% 3
Chester -10 3 £375 - 4
Knutsford - 1 £400 - 1
Northwich - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £350 -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (47.06%) Java
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 22 (43.14%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) HTML
4 15 (29.41%) RDBMS
5 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
5 14 (27.45%) Data Management
6 12 (23.53%) Spring
6 12 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (23.53%) CSS
6 12 (23.53%) SOA
6 12 (23.53%) HTTP
7 11 (21.57%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (21.57%) Oracle
7 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
7 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (21.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (21.57%) Target Operating Model
8 10 (19.61%) JAX-RS
8 10 (19.61%) Business Transformation
9 9 (17.65%) TDD
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.65%) ETL
9 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.69%) RESTful
10 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
10 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (21.57%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
3 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (9.80%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) HTTP
2 5 (9.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.76%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) Neo4j
4 5 (9.80%) Informix
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.92%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.92%) DataStage
7 2 (3.92%) QlikView
7 2 (3.92%) MS Access
8 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Selenium
1 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 5 (9.80%) Mockito
2 5 (9.80%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Ant
3 2 (3.92%) Gradle
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Introscope
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (19.61%) Designer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) BizTalk Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Designer
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Business Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) Web Services
2 19 (37.25%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) CSS
3 12 (23.53%) Spring
4 10 (19.61%) JAX-RS
5 8 (15.69%) RESTful
5 8 (15.69%) Servlets
5 8 (15.69%) SOAP
5 8 (15.69%) J2EE
6 7 (13.73%) XML
6 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
6 7 (13.73%) JSON
7 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
7 5 (9.80%) REST
7 5 (9.80%) PowerMock
7 5 (9.80%) WSDL
7 5 (9.80%) XSL
7 5 (9.80%) JDBC
7 5 (9.80%) JAX-RPC
8 4 (7.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.92%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) iSeries
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.88%) Windows
5 2 (3.92%) AIX
5 2 (3.92%) Solaris
5 2 (3.92%) SUSE
5 2 (3.92%) Debian
5 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Data Management
2 12 (23.53%) SOA
2 12 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (21.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Target Operating Model
4 10 (19.61%) Business Transformation
5 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 9 (17.65%) TDD
5 9 (17.65%) ETL
6 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
7 7 (13.73%) MVC
8 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (11.76%) SDLC
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) Java
1 24 (47.06%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) Informatica
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
5 2 (3.92%) Sybase
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
5 2 (3.92%) Talend
6 1 (1.96%) Compuware
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Perforce
6 1 (1.96%) BMC
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 9 days ago