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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 5 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.66% 1.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 4.29% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £344 £406 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £340 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £513 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-56.42% +33.33%

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
125 140 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.85% 15.38% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 97 111
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £350 -
Daresbury - 2 £350 -
Knutsford +8 1 £338 -27.02%
Chester +3 1 £315 -10.00% 1
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (47.06%) SOA
6 7 (41.18%) Middleware
6 7 (41.18%) J2EE
6 7 (41.18%) DB2
6 7 (41.18%) XML
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (41.18%) Microservices
7 6 (35.29%) Big Data
7 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (35.29%) AIX
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Unix
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
9 4 (23.53%) ETL
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) Spring
9 4 (23.53%) Analytics
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (41.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.88%) GeoServer
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) DB2
3 6 (35.29%) Big Data
3 6 (35.29%) MongoDB
3 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
4 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
5 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mart
5 3 (17.65%) Essbase
5 3 (17.65%) OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
7 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.88%) MS Access
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 3 (17.65%) ERwin
1 3 (17.65%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) JProfiler
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Principal Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) OBIEE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Domain Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 7 (41.18%) JSON
2 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
4 3 (17.65%) JSF
4 3 (17.65%) MDX
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) Java EE
5 2 (11.76%) JPA
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) RESTful
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) SOA
3 7 (41.18%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Hyperion
2 3 (17.65%) Talend
3 1 (5.88%) ESRI
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Kony
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Perforce
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) Yahoo!