The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 90 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 41 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 1.91% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.99% 8.72% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 30
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£373 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.32% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £222 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £31.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+189.15% -30.83%
Relational Database
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
685 596 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.77% 21.90% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 338 368
Average daily rate £340 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 32
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.15 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £92.40 £45.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester -11 16 £385 +22.22% 27
Lancashire - 11 £375 - 1
Cheshire -9 8 £326 -6.78% 10
Merseyside -6 4 £263 +94.44% 1
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 51 (54.26%) RDBMS
2 46 (48.94%) Linux
3 34 (36.17%) HTML
3 34 (36.17%) Java
4 32 (34.04%) SQL
5 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
6 23 (24.47%) Oracle
6 23 (24.47%) UNIX
6 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (22.34%) Windows
7 21 (22.34%) Web Services
8 20 (21.28%) HTTP
9 18 (19.15%) CSS
9 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (18.09%) HP
11 15 (15.96%) Mac OS X
11 15 (15.96%) Web Design
11 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
11 15 (15.96%) Finance
11 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
12 14 (14.89%) Configuration Management
12 14 (14.89%) Perl
13 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.83%) XML
13 13 (13.83%) Red Hat
13 13 (13.83%) MVC
13 13 (13.83%) Web Development
13 13 (13.83%) JAX-RS
13 13 (13.83%) REST
14 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 10 (10.64%) Apache
2 8 (8.51%) NetWeaver
3 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.32%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) IIS
4 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) SAS
4 2 (2.13%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle 9iAS
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Office
1 4 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.06%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.06%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.28%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) DHCP
3 2 (2.13%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
3 2 (2.13%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (54.26%) RDBMS
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.70%) Neo4j
5 9 (9.57%) DB2
5 9 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (8.51%) SAP BW
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.26%) SQLPlus
11 3 (3.19%) CouchDB
11 3 (3.19%) SQLite
11 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.19%) Couchbase
11 3 (3.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (6.38%) Selenium
3 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.26%) Subversion
4 4 (4.26%) FxCop
5 3 (3.19%) StyleCop
5 3 (3.19%) Moq
5 3 (3.19%) Mockito
5 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.19%) NUnit
6 2 (2.13%) Introscope
6 2 (2.13%) Gradle
6 2 (2.13%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Ant
6 2 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Developer
2 23 (24.47%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Consultant
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.32%) Administrator
7 4 (4.26%) Tester
7 4 (4.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Systems Integrator
8 3 (3.19%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.19%) SAP Basis Administrator
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Systems Developer
8 3 (3.19%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.17%) HTML
2 21 (22.34%) Web Services
3 18 (19.15%) CSS
4 15 (15.96%) Hibernate
5 13 (13.83%) XML
5 13 (13.83%) REST
5 13 (13.83%) JAX-RS
6 12 (12.77%) Spring
7 11 (11.70%) J2EE
8 9 (9.57%) YUI
9 8 (8.51%) Catalyst
10 7 (7.45%) SAP Basis
10 7 (7.45%) SOAP
11 6 (6.38%) JSF
11 6 (6.38%) JDBC
12 5 (5.32%) .NET
12 5 (5.32%) jQuery
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
13 4 (4.26%) WCF
13 4 (4.26%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.32%) Open Source
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.19%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.19%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.13%) GIS
6 2 (2.13%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.13%) Blog
7 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.06%) iSeries
7 1 (1.06%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.06%) Life Science
7 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.94%) Linux
2 23 (24.47%) UNIX
3 21 (22.34%) Windows
4 15 (15.96%) Mac OS X
5 12 (12.77%) AIX
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.26%) VMS
8 3 (3.19%) HPUX
9 2 (2.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.13%) Android
9 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) Web Design
2 15 (15.96%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 13 (13.83%) MVC
4 13 (13.83%) Web Development
5 12 (12.77%) TDD
6 11 (11.70%) ERP
7 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.57%) CRM
9 8 (8.51%) ITIL
9 8 (8.51%) Migration
9 8 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.45%) Data Management
10 7 (7.45%) SOA
11 6 (6.38%) OO
11 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) Java
2 32 (34.04%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.89%) Perl
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.38%) C#
6 6 (6.38%) Python
7 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.19%) Ruby
7 3 (3.19%) PHP
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) JCL
9 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.32%) CCNP
2 5 (5.32%) CCNA
2 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.13%) ISEB
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSD
5 1 (1.06%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.06%) Firmware
3 1 (1.06%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.06%) RHEV
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle
2 17 (18.09%) HP
3 13 (13.83%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.64%) BMC
4 10 (10.64%) Sun
5 9 (9.57%) SAP
6 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.38%) TIBCO
8 5 (5.32%) Nortel
8 5 (5.32%) Avaya
8 5 (5.32%) Cisco
8 5 (5.32%) IBM
8 5 (5.32%) VMware
9 4 (4.26%) Perforce
10 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
11 2 (2.13%) Compuware
11 2 (2.13%) ESRI
11 2 (2.13%) CA
12 1 (1.06%) NetApp
12 1 (1.06%) EMC
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