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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 25 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 18 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.73% 1.82% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 6.76% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
123 148 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.17% 26.91% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 111 71
Median daily rate £359 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £518 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 2
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £57.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -30.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £33.10 £38.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.83 £40.00 £77.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Blackburn - 4 £375 - 1
Preston +5 3 - - 2
Blackpool +17 2 £310 -12.98%
Lytham St Annes -2 2 £475 -
Lancaster - 1 £300 -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 34 (77.27%) Oracle
2 28 (63.64%) RDBMS
3 25 (56.82%) Oracle Database
4 23 (52.27%) Java
5 20 (45.45%) Linux
6 17 (38.64%) Tuxedo
6 17 (38.64%) C
6 17 (38.64%) COBOL
6 17 (38.64%) Micro Focus
6 17 (38.64%) Shell Script
6 17 (38.64%) Clustering
6 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
7 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.91%) IBM
8 7 (15.91%) .NET
9 6 (13.64%) C#
9 6 (13.64%) XML
9 6 (13.64%) OO
9 6 (13.64%) Marketing
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Windows
10 5 (11.36%) Web Services
11 4 (9.09%) Rational Robot
11 4 (9.09%) ClearCase
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.09%) J2EE
11 4 (9.09%) Retail
11 4 (9.09%) Validation

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 17 (38.64%) Tuxedo
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Liferay
3 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) RDBMS
2 25 (56.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.82%) SQLPlus
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) ClearCase
1 4 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (9.09%) Rational Robot
2 3 (6.82%) ClearQuest
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Marketing
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) DBA
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Database Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Database Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Functional Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Information Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Messaging Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Tester
5 2 (4.55%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) XML
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
4 4 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (4.55%) WinForms
6 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.27%) Middleware
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.27%) WPF
6 1 (2.27%) XSD
6 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) AIX
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) OO
3 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Network Design
5 3 (6.82%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Open Source
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.55%) Process Management
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (4.55%) UML
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
2 17 (38.64%) C
2 17 (38.64%) COBOL
2 17 (38.64%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) VB6
5 2 (4.55%) VC++
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) Oracle
2 17 (38.64%) Micro Focus
3 7 (15.91%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.27%) Nintex
6 1 (2.27%) Perforce