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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 49 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 18 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 3.08% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.47% 13.79% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
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£350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £341 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £445 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £17.50 £33.07
% change year-on-year
+160.00% -47.08%
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
172 174 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.19% 22.37% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 89 89
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +11.60%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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
Chester +6 8 £375 -2.59% 2
Knutsford - - - -
Northwich - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Warrington - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Daresbury - - - -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) JUnit
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 8 (36.36%) Spring
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) JDBC
7 7 (31.82%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) HTTP
8 6 (27.27%) RESTful
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (22.73%) PowerMock
9 5 (22.73%) Selenium
9 5 (22.73%) Mockito
9 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) C#

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 4 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Informix
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) SQLite
3 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
4 2 (9.09%) JasperReports
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) JUnit
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Mockito
2 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) IntelliJ
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) FxCop
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) NUnit
4 3 (13.64%) StyleCop
4 3 (13.64%) Moq
5 2 (9.09%) Introscope
5 2 (9.09%) Ant
5 2 (9.09%) Gradle
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Domain Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Spring
3 7 (31.82%) JDBC
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 6 (27.27%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) PowerMock
5 5 (22.73%) XSL
5 5 (22.73%) Servlets
6 4 (18.18%) SOAP
6 4 (18.18%) WSDL
6 4 (18.18%) JAX-RPC
6 4 (18.18%) JAX-RS
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
6 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 3 (13.64%) LINQ
7 3 (13.64%) Ninject
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Online Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) CMDB
5 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) Web Application Development
4 5 (22.73%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) ATDD
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Coaching
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Jython
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Perforce
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (9.09%) Compuware
5 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) BMC
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy
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