The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 61 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 6 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.79% 2.61% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.39% 12.50% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 6
Average daily rate £300 £298 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -28.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +75.37%
Relational Database
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
177 192 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.32% 20.89% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 107 92
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (36.36%) ISEB
4 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 8 (36.36%) QA
4 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
4 8 (36.36%) V-Model
4 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (36.36%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) SAP
5 7 (31.82%) UML
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
7 5 (22.73%) ETL
7 5 (22.73%) MS Office
7 5 (22.73%) Java
7 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Hive
4 4 (18.18%) Big Data
4 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
4 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 4 (18.18%) HBase
4 4 (18.18%) Impala
4 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
6 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
6 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.55%) SAP BI
6 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Data Architect
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Data Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Hadoop Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Project Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Report Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Reports Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SAP BW Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (36.36%) SDLC
2 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (36.36%) V-Model
2 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 7 (31.82%) UML
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) ETL Development
5 4 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 4 (18.18%) MapReduce
5 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Optimisation
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
2 5 (22.73%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) SAP
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO