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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 20 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.42% 1.54% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.40% 7.00% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 1
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£375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
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
81 100 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.63% 21.98% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 62 47
Average daily rate £389 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £625 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £15.06 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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
Blackpool - 18 £375 - 1
Preston +6 4 £425 - 1
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 34 (87.18%) RDBMS
2 24 (61.54%) Migration
3 16 (41.03%) QA
4 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 15 (38.46%) VME
4 15 (38.46%) Data Conversion
4 15 (38.46%) COBOL
4 15 (38.46%) Oracle
5 14 (35.90%) Automated Testing
6 13 (33.33%) Web Services
6 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (33.33%) Windows
7 11 (28.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.21%) Data Structures
8 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
8 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) Integration Testing
8 10 (25.64%) ETL
8 10 (25.64%) Java
9 9 (23.08%) HTML
9 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (20.51%) SAS
10 8 (20.51%) Solaris
10 8 (20.51%) XML
10 8 (20.51%) .NET
10 8 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (20.51%) Informatica
10 8 (20.51%) Data Security
11 7 (17.95%) SharePoint

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (20.51%) SAS
2 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) ResourceLink
1 1 (2.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) RDBMS
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
3 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (20.51%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (5.13%) Big Data
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 3 (7.69%) Facilita Forecast
2 3 (7.69%) LoadUI
2 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.69%) JMeter
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Test Manager
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Information Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) Java SE
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE
5 1 (2.56%) Java EE 5
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Data Conversion
2 11 (28.21%) Data Structures
3 6 (15.38%) Private Cloud
3 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) VME
2 13 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Solaris
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Migration
2 15 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 14 (35.90%) Automated Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Integration Testing
4 10 (25.64%) ETL
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) Data Security
7 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
7 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) UML
8 6 (15.38%) ERP
8 6 (15.38%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (15.38%) Open Source
9 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (5.13%) SDLC
11 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) COBOL
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.69%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.56%) OCAJ
5 1 (2.56%) OCP
5 1 (2.56%) OCA
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Talend
3 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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