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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 69 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 72 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.30% 1.21% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.01% 5.80% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +8.59%
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
719 603 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.93% 20.83% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 319 482
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.57 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +57.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 30 £388 +31.35% 26
Cheshire +15 24 £400 +35.59% 16
Merseyside +2 9 £338 -3.57% 2
Lancashire - 6 - - 5
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (53.77%) RDBMS
2 44 (41.51%) SQL
3 40 (37.74%) Oracle
4 32 (30.19%) Java
5 30 (28.30%) HTML
5 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
6 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
7 24 (22.64%) Linux
8 23 (21.70%) Degree
9 21 (19.81%) jQuery
9 21 (19.81%) Web Services
10 20 (18.87%) CSS
10 20 (18.87%) Finance
11 19 (17.92%) Spring
12 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (16.98%) ETL
13 16 (15.09%) Data Management
14 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (14.15%) Oracle Database
15 14 (13.21%) Data Modelling
15 14 (13.21%) XML
15 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
15 14 (13.21%) TIBCO
15 14 (13.21%) Migration
16 13 (12.26%) Data Analysis
17 12 (11.32%) JSF
17 12 (11.32%) Data Migration
17 12 (11.32%) MVC
17 12 (11.32%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (9.43%) Apache
2 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.66%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.89%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.94%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) Academy Housing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (53.77%) RDBMS
2 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
3 18 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (14.15%) Oracle Database
5 12 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.55%) MySQL
8 7 (6.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (5.66%) DB2
9 6 (5.66%) SAP BW
10 5 (4.72%) QlikView
10 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (4.72%) Big Data
11 4 (3.77%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.77%) CouchDB
11 4 (3.77%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (3.77%) BODI
12 3 (2.83%) MS Access
12 3 (2.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Subversion
1 7 (6.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (5.66%) Selenium
3 4 (3.77%) TestComplete
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.94%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.94%) Ant
6 1 (0.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.94%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.94%) Gradle
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
2 5 (4.72%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (33.96%) Developer
2 24 (22.64%) Analyst
3 18 (16.98%) Consultant
4 17 (16.04%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Data Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Administrator
6 6 (5.66%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Tester
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (3.77%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) QA Tester
8 4 (3.77%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.77%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.30%) HTML
2 21 (19.81%) jQuery
2 21 (19.81%) Web Services
3 20 (18.87%) CSS
4 19 (17.92%) Spring
5 14 (13.21%) XML
6 12 (11.32%) JSF
7 10 (9.43%) Hibernate
7 10 (9.43%) EJB
8 9 (8.49%) Swing
9 8 (7.55%) EJB 3.0
9 8 (7.55%) Ajax
9 8 (7.55%) SOAP
10 7 (6.60%) .NET
10 7 (6.60%) J2EE
10 7 (6.60%) YUI
11 6 (5.66%) RESTful
11 6 (5.66%) XSLT
11 6 (5.66%) XHTML
12 5 (4.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.72%) NHS
3 4 (3.77%) Open Source
3 4 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) GIS
4 3 (2.83%) Firmware
4 3 (2.83%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.89%) Replication
5 2 (1.89%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) LIMS
6 1 (0.94%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) Statistics
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 12 (11.32%) Windows
3 10 (9.43%) UNIX
4 9 (8.49%) AIX
5 5 (4.72%) Fedora
6 4 (3.77%) Solaris
7 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.98%) ETL
2 16 (15.09%) Data Management
3 15 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (13.21%) Data Modelling
4 14 (13.21%) Migration
5 13 (12.26%) Data Analysis
6 12 (11.32%) Data Migration
6 12 (11.32%) MVC
7 11 (10.38%) ITIL
7 11 (10.38%) TDD
8 9 (8.49%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.49%) Web Development
8 9 (8.49%) Metadata Management
9 8 (7.55%) ERP
9 8 (7.55%) Validation
10 6 (5.66%) Web Application Development
10 6 (5.66%) Analytics
10 6 (5.66%) CRM
11 5 (4.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.51%) SQL
2 32 (30.19%) Java
3 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.32%) Perl
5 5 (4.72%) Python
5 5 (4.72%) C#
6 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.83%) PHP
6 3 (2.83%) VBA
7 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.94%) JCL
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) C
8 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.72%) ISEB
4 4 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.77%) CCNP
4 4 (3.77%) CCNA
5 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) OCAJ
6 2 (1.89%) OCP
6 2 (1.89%) OCA
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (37.74%) Oracle
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.21%) TIBCO
3 10 (9.43%) Business Objects
4 9 (8.49%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.55%) SAP
5 8 (7.55%) Sun
5 8 (7.55%) HP
5 8 (7.55%) BMC
6 7 (6.60%) Talend
7 6 (5.66%) Tableau
7 6 (5.66%) NetApp
8 4 (3.77%) JBoss
8 4 (3.77%) Avaya
8 4 (3.77%) Cisco
8 4 (3.77%) IBM
8 4 (3.77%) Nortel
9 3 (2.83%) EMC
9 3 (2.83%) Sybase
10 2 (1.89%) Orchard
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