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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 57 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 1.94% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.18% 10.45% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £320 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -12.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.90 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +4.59%
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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
167 134 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.53% 18.59% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 61 53
Average daily rate £318 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £413 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £175.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
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 24 December 2014, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) SAP
3 10 (40.00%) ISEB
3 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
4 9 (36.00%) V-Model
4 9 (36.00%) QA
4 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (32.00%) Test Management
5 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) Validation
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) OLAP
7 5 (20.00%) IIS
7 5 (20.00%) OLTP
7 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
7 5 (20.00%) CMS
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (16.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) Client/Server

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) OLAP
2 5 (20.00%) OLTP
2 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (8.00%) Essbase
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) DBA
3 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Senior DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) LINQ
4 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (16.00%) Statistics
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (36.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (36.00%) V-Model
2 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (32.00%) Test Management
3 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (32.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) ISEB
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) SAP
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Informatica
5 2 (8.00%) Endeca
6 1 (4.00%) Apple