The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 35 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.96% 1.32% 4.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 4.85% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £350 £246 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.13% -27.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
87 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.80% 27.18% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 39
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £202 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.00 - £13.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 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
Southport - 3 £350 -
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (46.67%) JIRA
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
8 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
9 3 (20.00%) jQuery
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (20.00%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) Autofac
9 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Essbase
4 1 (6.67%) GIS
4 1 (6.67%) MS Access
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (20.00%) Autofac
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) SAML
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) XSD
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Sony