The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 70 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 1.99% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.50% 8.63% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 17
Average daily rate
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£385 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £228 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £19.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+215.78% -37.70%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
309 255 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.25% 23.04% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 155 166
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 5
Wigan - - - -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
2 17 (47.22%) Linux
3 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) Java
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) DB2
5 9 (25.00%) SAP
5 9 (25.00%) Web Services
5 9 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 8 (22.22%) ERP
6 8 (22.22%) CRM
6 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (22.22%) SAP BW
6 8 (22.22%) NetWeaver
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) QA
6 8 (22.22%) SAP ERP
7 7 (19.44%) SAP Basis
7 7 (19.44%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (16.67%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) UNIX
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (16.67%) HTTP
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SAP ERP
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
2 9 (25.00%) DB2
3 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (11.11%) SQLPlus
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.78%) DataStage
8 1 (2.78%) MySQL
8 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Integrator
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (19.44%) SAP Basis
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) J2EE
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) Django
5 3 (8.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.56%) REST
6 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 2 (5.56%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) SOAP
6 2 (5.56%) XSLT
7 1 (2.78%) JSP
7 1 (2.78%) Servlets
7 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.78%) Ajax
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.33%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) GIS
4 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) VMS
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
5 2 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) ERP
2 8 (22.22%) CRM
3 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Web Design
5 5 (13.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (11.11%) RAD
6 4 (11.11%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.89%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNP
1 5 (13.89%) CCNA
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.00%) SAP
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) Avaya
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 5 (13.89%) Nortel
5 4 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.78%) ESRI
7 1 (2.78%) hybris