The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 30 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.69% 0.47% 3.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.91% 2.47% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 10
Median daily rate £325 - £374
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.77% +10.71%
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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 81 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.13% 18.84% 27.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 57 87
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £31.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.20 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Lytham St Annes - 6 £436 -
Blackpool - 2 £310 -
Preston - 2 £230 - 1
Blackburn - 1 £375 - 1
Lancaster - 1 £300 -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 24 (63.16%) RDBMS
3 22 (57.89%) Java
4 20 (52.63%) Oracle Database
5 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 16 (42.11%) C
5 16 (42.11%) COBOL
5 16 (42.11%) Linux
5 16 (42.11%) Tuxedo
5 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
5 16 (42.11%) Micro Focus
5 16 (42.11%) Clustering
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) IBM
8 6 (15.79%) OO
9 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) C#
9 5 (13.16%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) Windows
9 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Marketing
10 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
10 4 (10.53%) Finance
10 4 (10.53%) Rational Robot
10 4 (10.53%) Retail
10 4 (10.53%) ClearCase
10 4 (10.53%) J2EE
10 4 (10.53%) SQL Server

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 16 (42.11%) Tuxedo
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) RDBMS
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.89%) SQLPlus
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) ClearCase
1 4 (10.53%) Rational Robot
2 3 (7.89%) ClearQuest
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Database Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Database Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Functional Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Messaging Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software QA Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 4 (10.53%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.89%) WinForms
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.63%) WCF
5 1 (2.63%) XSD
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) Automated Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Network Design
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) OOD
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Process Management
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Bash Shell
2 16 (42.11%) C
2 16 (42.11%) COBOL
2 16 (42.11%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.63%) VB
5 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.63%) VB6
5 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 16 (42.11%) Micro Focus
3 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.63%) Nintex
5 1 (2.63%) Perforce
5 1 (2.63%) SAP