The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 26 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.58% 2.38% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 18.18% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
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£478 £343 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.41% -22.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +26.49%
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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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
63 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 41.18% 13.10% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 16 19
Average daily rate £450 £350 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (81.82%) ETL
2 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (72.73%) VBA
4 7 (63.64%) Business Objects
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) MS Access
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Xcelsius
5 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Data Management
7 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Retail
8 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (9.09%) Data Security
9 1 (9.09%) Migration
9 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (63.64%) MS Access
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Xcelsius
4 5 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) MI Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 1 (9.09%) Excel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Excel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
1 1 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ETL
1 9 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Business Objects