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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 87 99 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -36
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 69 36 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 1.16% 2.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.92% 6.07% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 27
Average daily rate
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£388 £315 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £236 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £46.05 £23.15 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £23.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+75.37% -15.81%
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
871 593 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.44% 19.11% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 345 273
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £143.50 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Cheshire +13 31 £388 +9.15% 4
Lancashire +19 16 £556 +102.27% 6
Manchester -11 14 £338 +7.14% 17
Merseyside -17 3 £173 -6.75% 3
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England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 57 (52.29%) SQL
1 57 (52.29%) RDBMS
2 50 (45.87%) Java
2 50 (45.87%) Linux
3 47 (43.12%) HTML
4 37 (33.94%) Oracle
5 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (28.44%) Web Services
6 31 (28.44%) HTTP
7 30 (27.52%) UNIX
8 28 (25.69%) Windows
9 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
10 24 (22.02%) JAX-RS
11 23 (21.10%) XML
12 22 (20.18%) Mac OS X
12 22 (20.18%) Responsive Web Design
12 22 (20.18%) Mentoring
13 21 (19.27%) Configuration Management
13 21 (19.27%) Web Design
14 20 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (18.35%) Oracle Database
15 19 (17.43%) CSS
15 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
16 18 (16.51%) .NET
16 18 (16.51%) Migration
16 18 (16.51%) MongoDB
16 18 (16.51%) REST
17 17 (15.60%) Neo4j
17 17 (15.60%) Hibernate
17 17 (15.60%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (8.26%) SAS
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.42%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (6.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (5.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.50%) Apache
5 5 (4.59%) JBoss
6 4 (3.67%) IIS
6 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.75%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
1 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.44%) HTTP
2 9 (8.26%) Internet
3 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.75%) DHCP
5 3 (2.75%) LAN
5 3 (2.75%) WAN
6 2 (1.83%) SNMP
6 2 (1.83%) SSL
6 2 (1.83%) Extranet
6 2 (1.83%) SMTP
6 2 (1.83%) SSH
7 1 (0.92%) NAS
7 1 (0.92%) Firewall
7 1 (0.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (52.29%) RDBMS
2 20 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle Database
3 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
4 18 (16.51%) MongoDB
5 17 (15.60%) Neo4j
6 10 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (7.34%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (6.42%) Informix
10 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (4.59%) MySQL
11 5 (4.59%) DB2
12 4 (3.67%) SQLPlus
12 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (2.75%) SQLite
13 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.01%) JUnit
2 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.17%) Selenium
4 9 (8.26%) Mockito
5 8 (7.34%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.34%) JIRA
6 6 (5.50%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (4.59%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.67%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.67%) Maven
9 3 (2.75%) NUnit
9 3 (2.75%) Ant
9 3 (2.75%) Moq
9 3 (2.75%) FxCop
9 3 (2.75%) StyleCop
9 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.75%) Gradle
10 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (52.29%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.01%) Architect
4 9 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.59%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.59%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.67%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Systems Integrator
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse Consultant
10 3 (2.75%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (43.12%) HTML
2 31 (28.44%) Web Services
3 24 (22.02%) JAX-RS
4 23 (21.10%) XML
5 19 (17.43%) CSS
6 18 (16.51%) .NET
6 18 (16.51%) REST
7 17 (15.60%) Hibernate
8 12 (11.01%) SOAP
8 12 (11.01%) Spring
9 11 (10.09%) RESTful
9 11 (10.09%) J2EE
10 8 (7.34%) PowerMock
10 8 (7.34%) XSL
10 8 (7.34%) JDBC
10 8 (7.34%) Servlets
10 8 (7.34%) JSON
11 7 (6.42%) JAX-RPC
11 7 (6.42%) WSDL
12 5 (4.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Open Source
2 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.42%) Private Cloud
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.67%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.83%) Blog
6 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) CMDB
7 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.87%) Linux
2 30 (27.52%) UNIX
3 28 (25.69%) Windows
4 22 (20.18%) Mac OS X
5 10 (9.17%) Solaris
6 8 (7.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (6.42%) AIX
8 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.67%) VMS
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.83%) HPUX
11 2 (1.83%) SUSE
11 2 (1.83%) Debian
11 2 (1.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 22 (20.18%) Mentoring
3 21 (19.27%) Configuration Management
3 21 (19.27%) Web Design
4 18 (16.51%) Migration
5 17 (15.60%) TDD
6 15 (13.76%) ETL
6 15 (13.76%) Web Development
7 14 (12.84%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.93%) OO
9 12 (11.01%) MVC
10 11 (10.09%) Unit Testing
11 9 (8.26%) Scrum
11 9 (8.26%) Integration Testing
11 9 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.26%) ERP
11 9 (8.26%) Data Security
12 8 (7.34%) Web Application Development
12 8 (7.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (52.29%) SQL
2 50 (45.87%) Java
3 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.68%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.26%) C#
5 9 (8.26%) Perl
6 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.59%) Python
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
8 4 (3.67%) Ruby
9 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.75%) VBA
9 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.92%) Scala
11 1 (0.92%) Jython
11 1 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.92%) PMP
4 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.75%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) Oracle
2 14 (12.84%) HP
3 12 (11.01%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.17%) Business Objects
5 9 (8.26%) Informatica
6 8 (7.34%) IBM
6 8 (7.34%) VMware
7 7 (6.42%) Sun
8 6 (5.50%) BMC
8 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.67%) JNBridge
9 4 (3.67%) Perforce
10 2 (1.83%) Compuware
10 2 (1.83%) Sybase
11 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.92%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.92%) Remedy
11 1 (0.92%) Citrix
11 1 (0.92%) hybris
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