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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
England / North West
Rank 85 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 49 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.87% 1.56% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.60% 7.58% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 32
Median daily rate £375 £363 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £472 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-56.42% +33.33%

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
645 765 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.57% 20.55% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 493 488
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £54.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -26.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £62.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +18 28 £375 +15.38% 17
Lancashire 0 14 £525 +32.91% 2
Cheshire +24 5 £344 -15.38% 5
Merseyside -4 2 - -
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 54 (50.47%) SQL
2 53 (49.53%) Oracle
3 49 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
5 46 (42.99%) Java
6 39 (36.45%) Web Services
7 37 (34.58%) Linux
8 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
9 32 (29.91%) J2EE
10 30 (28.04%) XML
11 28 (26.17%) Windows
12 26 (24.30%) RDBMS
13 25 (23.36%) MongoDB
14 23 (21.50%) NoSQL
14 23 (21.50%) JSON
15 22 (20.56%) Unix
15 22 (20.56%) Git (software)
16 21 (19.63%) Finance
17 20 (18.69%) OO
17 20 (18.69%) DB2
18 19 (17.76%) Spring
18 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (15.89%) SOA
20 16 (14.95%) Middleware
20 16 (14.95%) .NET
20 16 (14.95%) AIX
20 16 (14.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 16 (14.95%) Big Data
21 15 (14.02%) Microservices
21 15 (14.02%) 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 16 (14.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (9.35%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.48%) Apache
4 6 (5.61%) Tuxedo
5 5 (4.67%) GlassFish
5 5 (4.67%) JBoss
5 5 (4.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.80%) CMS
6 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.87%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.87%) Jetty
7 2 (1.87%) nginx
7 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.93%) SAS
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) SaaS
2 4 (3.74%) TestFlight
3 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Firewall
1 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) AMQP
2 2 (1.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.93%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.30%) RDBMS
3 25 (23.36%) MongoDB
4 23 (21.50%) NoSQL
5 20 (18.69%) DB2
6 16 (14.95%) Big Data
7 15 (14.02%) MySQL
8 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database
9 11 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (3.74%) OLAP
13 4 (3.74%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (3.74%) Redis
13 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (3.74%) SQLite
14 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (20.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.21%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.21%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.41%) JIRA
4 7 (6.54%) JUnit
4 7 (6.54%) Selenium
4 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.67%) Subversion
6 4 (3.74%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.74%) CocoaPods
6 4 (3.74%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (3.74%) Gradle
6 4 (3.74%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.74%) Maven
6 4 (3.74%) Rational Robot
6 4 (3.74%) Xcode
7 3 (2.80%) ClearCase
7 3 (2.80%) ERwin
7 3 (2.80%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.87%) ClearQuest
General
1 21 (19.63%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Back Office
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 65 (60.75%) Developer
2 30 (28.04%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.63%) Architect
4 7 (6.54%) Agile Developer
4 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
4 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (5.61%) .NET Developer
5 6 (5.61%) Analyst
5 6 (5.61%) SQL Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Applications Architect
6 5 (4.67%) Principal Architect
6 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Applications Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Case Management Developer
7 4 (3.74%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Java Android Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Java Applications Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.45%) Web Services
2 32 (29.91%) J2EE
3 30 (28.04%) XML
4 23 (21.50%) JSON
5 19 (17.76%) Spring
6 16 (14.95%) .NET
6 16 (14.95%) Middleware
7 15 (14.02%) HTML
8 13 (12.15%) CSS
8 13 (12.15%) SOAP
9 11 (10.28%) Ajax
10 9 (8.41%) REST
11 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.54%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.54%) HTML5
11 7 (6.54%) jQuery
11 7 (6.54%) RESTful
12 6 (5.61%) SAX
13 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.54%) Clustering
3 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) iPhone
4 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.74%) User Experience
5 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.87%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) DataPower
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 37 (34.58%) Linux
2 28 (26.17%) Windows
3 22 (20.56%) Unix
4 16 (14.95%) AIX
5 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.74%) Android
6 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.69%) OO
3 17 (15.89%) SOA
4 15 (14.02%) Microservices
5 14 (13.08%) Scrum
6 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
6 12 (11.21%) ETL
6 12 (11.21%) TDD
7 11 (10.28%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.35%) MVC
9 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.54%) Analytics
10 7 (6.54%) Case Management
10 7 (6.54%) OOP
11 6 (5.61%) Change Control
11 6 (5.61%) DevOps
11 6 (5.61%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (50.47%) SQL
2 46 (42.99%) Java
3 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.21%) C#
5 9 (8.41%) Shell Script
6 8 (7.48%) C
7 6 (5.61%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.61%) COBOL
7 6 (5.61%) Python
8 4 (3.74%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.74%) Groovy
8 4 (3.74%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.74%) PHP
8 4 (3.74%) Ruby
8 4 (3.74%) Scala
8 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.87%) ANSI SQL
9 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 2 (1.87%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (4.67%) Degree
4 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.87%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Docker
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.67%) Ansible
2 5 (4.67%) Puppet
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.93%) Kibana
4 1 (0.93%) logstash
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.93%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 53 (49.53%) Oracle
2 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.54%) Perforce
3 7 (6.54%) Sybase
4 6 (5.61%) IBM
4 6 (5.61%) Micro Focus
5 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.74%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) Zend
7 3 (2.80%) hybris
7 3 (2.80%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.80%) Talend
8 2 (1.87%) Cognos
8 2 (1.87%) Google
8 2 (1.87%) SAP
8 2 (1.87%) Sun
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe
9 1 (0.93%) ESRI
9 1 (0.93%) Wonderware
9 1 (0.93%) Yahoo!
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago