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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 70 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 72 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 1.44% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.90% 6.84% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £348 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +19.35%
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
727 629 803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.90% 21.14% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 335 442
Average daily rate £338 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 34
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +47.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +20 25 £400 +35.59% 14
Manchester +4 25 £388 +32.77% 31
Merseyside -1 10 £338 +3.84% 1
Lancashire - 7 - - 3
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (54.81%) RDBMS
2 41 (39.42%) SQL
3 38 (36.54%) Oracle
4 31 (29.81%) Java
5 30 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 27 (25.96%) HTML
8 26 (25.00%) Linux
9 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
11 19 (18.27%) Finance
11 19 (18.27%) Spring
11 19 (18.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (18.27%) Degree
12 18 (17.31%) ETL
13 17 (16.35%) CSS
13 17 (16.35%) Web Services
13 17 (16.35%) jQuery
14 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database
15 15 (14.42%) Windows
15 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
15 15 (14.42%) TIBCO
16 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (13.46%) MVC
16 14 (13.46%) Migration
16 14 (13.46%) Perl
16 14 (13.46%) Data Management
17 13 (12.50%) JSF
17 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
17 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (11.54%) Apache
2 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.77%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.92%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.96%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) FTP
3 1 (0.96%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (54.81%) RDBMS
2 28 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 19 (18.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (5.77%) SAP BW
9 6 (5.77%) DB2
10 5 (4.81%) MySQL
10 5 (4.81%) QlikView
11 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (3.85%) Big Data
11 4 (3.85%) CouchDB
11 4 (3.85%) Data Mining
11 4 (3.85%) JasperReports
11 4 (3.85%) BODI
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Subversion
1 7 (6.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.77%) Selenium
3 4 (3.85%) TestComplete
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (0.96%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.96%) Ant
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.96%) Gradle
6 1 (0.96%) T4 Templates
6 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.96%) FxCop
6 1 (0.96%) Gerrit
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Banking
2 5 (4.81%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Consultant
4 17 (16.35%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Data Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Administrator
6 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Tester
9 4 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Business Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 4 (3.85%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) HTML
2 19 (18.27%) Spring
3 17 (16.35%) CSS
3 17 (16.35%) Web Services
3 17 (16.35%) jQuery
4 13 (12.50%) JSF
5 12 (11.54%) XML
6 10 (9.62%) EJB
6 10 (9.62%) Hibernate
7 9 (8.65%) Swing
7 9 (8.65%) YUI
8 8 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
8 8 (7.69%) .NET
8 8 (7.69%) J2EE
9 6 (5.77%) Ajax
9 6 (5.77%) Java EE
10 5 (4.81%) SAP Basis
11 4 (3.85%) SOAP
11 4 (3.85%) Middleware
11 4 (3.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.81%) NHS
4 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.88%) GIS
5 3 (2.88%) Firmware
5 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.88%) Open Source
5 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.96%) Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) Life Science
7 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.00%) Linux
2 15 (14.42%) Windows
3 11 (10.58%) AIX
4 10 (9.62%) UNIX
5 4 (3.85%) Solaris
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.92%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.31%) ETL
3 14 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (13.46%) MVC
3 14 (13.46%) Data Management
3 14 (13.46%) Migration
4 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 12 (11.54%) Data Migration
5 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.58%) ITIL
6 11 (10.58%) Web Development
7 10 (9.62%) Data Analysis
7 10 (9.62%) TDD
8 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.65%) Coaching
8 9 (8.65%) Metadata Management
9 8 (7.69%) Validation
10 7 (6.73%) ERP
10 7 (6.73%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.42%) SQL
2 31 (29.81%) Java
3 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.46%) Perl
5 6 (5.77%) C#
6 5 (4.81%) Python
7 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.92%) JCL
8 2 (1.92%) VBA
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) ISEB
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) CCNP
4 4 (3.85%) CCNA
4 4 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) OCAJ
6 2 (1.92%) OCP
6 2 (1.92%) OCA
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) MCSD
7 1 (0.96%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (36.54%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.42%) TIBCO
3 10 (9.62%) Sun
3 10 (9.62%) HP
3 10 (9.62%) Business Objects
3 10 (9.62%) BMC
4 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.69%) SAP
6 7 (6.73%) Talend
7 6 (5.77%) Tableau
7 6 (5.77%) NetApp
8 5 (4.81%) JBoss
9 4 (3.85%) Cisco
9 4 (3.85%) IBM
9 4 (3.85%) Nortel
9 4 (3.85%) Avaya
10 3 (2.88%) Sybase
10 3 (2.88%) EMC
11 2 (1.92%) CA
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Slater Gordon
Rate: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago