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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 110 83 104
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 55 79 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 2.02% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 8.39% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 45 15
Median daily rate £325 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £267 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £560 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £42.25 £46.05 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.24% +98.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £40.60 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-18.10% +75.37%
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
797 942 673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.71% 24.11% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 568 383
Median daily rate £375 £395 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £606 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 21
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.09 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 4 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Lancashire -2 22 £288 -28.12% 4
Manchester -5 16 £325 +6.99% 23
Merseyside +6 8 £300 +73.91% 5
Cheshire -33 8 £458 +18.06% 1
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 52 (50.98%) Java
2 47 (46.08%) Oracle
3 44 (43.14%) RDBMS
4 36 (35.29%) Linux
5 31 (30.39%) Oracle Database
6 28 (27.45%) SQL
6 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (23.53%) HTML
8 19 (18.63%) OO
8 19 (18.63%) Scrum
9 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
9 18 (17.65%) Unix
9 18 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 17 (16.67%) C#
10 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 17 (16.67%) REST
11 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
11 16 (15.69%) C
11 16 (15.69%) Windows
12 15 (14.71%) XML
12 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
13 14 (13.73%) COBOL
13 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
13 14 (13.73%) Tuxedo
13 14 (13.73%) Mac OS X
13 14 (13.73%) Shell Script
13 14 (13.73%) Micro Focus
13 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
14 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
14 13 (12.75%) MySQL

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (13.73%) Tuxedo
2 6 (5.88%) Apache
3 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.94%) IIS
5 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.96%) JBoss
6 2 (1.96%) Liferay
7 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 15 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) Network Security
2 2 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.98%) SSL
3 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (43.14%) RDBMS
2 31 (30.39%) Oracle Database
3 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
5 13 (12.75%) MySQL
6 12 (11.76%) Neo4j
7 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (4.90%) MS Access
10 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.94%) FileMaker
11 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Rational DOORS
1 11 (10.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.88%) JIRA
3 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) JUnit
3 5 (4.90%) Subversion
4 4 (3.92%) Maven
4 4 (3.92%) Selenium
5 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.96%) Ant
6 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.96%) TestNG
7 1 (0.98%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.98%) JBehave
7 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Developer
2 24 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Senior Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (9.80%) Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) DBA
6 7 (6.86%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Digital Developer
7 6 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Administrator
8 4 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.92%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Database Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) HTML
2 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 17 (16.67%) REST
4 15 (14.71%) XML
5 11 (10.78%) .NET
5 11 (10.78%) J2EE
5 11 (10.78%) JAX-RS
6 10 (9.80%) CSS
6 10 (9.80%) jQuery
6 10 (9.80%) Spring
7 7 (6.86%) Ajax
7 7 (6.86%) SOAP
8 6 (5.88%) Web Services
9 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.92%) LAMP
10 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.94%) CSS3
10 3 (2.94%) HTML5
10 3 (2.94%) JSP
10 3 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Clustering
2 12 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.96%) User Experience
7 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) LLPG
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Psychology
7 1 (0.98%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.29%) Linux
2 18 (17.65%) Unix
3 16 (15.69%) Windows
4 14 (13.73%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.94%) AIX
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.96%) Android
6 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.96%) CentOS
6 2 (1.96%) openSUSE
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.63%) OO
2 19 (18.63%) Scrum
3 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
4 12 (11.76%) TDD
5 11 (10.78%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (10.78%) Web Design
6 8 (7.84%) MVC
6 8 (7.84%) Project Management
7 7 (6.86%) Data Analysis
7 7 (6.86%) Requirements Management
7 7 (6.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.88%) Performance Management
8 6 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) CRM
10 4 (3.92%) ETL
11 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.94%) ERP
11 3 (2.94%) ITIL
11 3 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 52 (50.98%) Java
2 28 (27.45%) SQL
3 18 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.67%) C#
5 16 (15.69%) C
6 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
6 14 (13.73%) COBOL
6 14 (13.73%) Shell Script
7 10 (9.80%) T-SQL
8 9 (8.82%) C++
9 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
9 8 (7.84%) VC++
10 6 (5.88%) PHP
11 5 (4.90%) VB
12 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.96%) LotusScript
13 2 (1.96%) Perl
13 2 (1.96%) VB6
14 1 (0.98%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.96%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.98%) ISEB
4 1 (0.98%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.98%) MCP
4 1 (0.98%) MCTS
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.98%) OCP
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.98%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.98%) BS7666
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (46.08%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Micro Focus
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.80%) IBM
4 3 (2.94%) HP
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) Lotus
5 2 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco
6 1 (0.98%) Mapinfo
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