The table below looks at the statistics for VLDB 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 VLDB over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Large Database (VLDB)
Rank 147 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLDB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £625
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VLDB
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
881 977 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.30% 23.08% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 622 447
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £34.00 £33.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £33.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

VLDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing VLDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

VLDB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

VLDB
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VLDB across the North West region.

VLDB Daily Rate Trend in the North West

VLDB
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 VLDB within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Cheshire - 1 £415 -
VLDB
England

VLDB
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VLDB 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 VLDB.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Vertica
1 1 (100.00%) ParAccel
1 1 (100.00%) Talend
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift

VLDB
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) ParAccel
1 1 (100.00%) Talend
1 1 (100.00%) Vertica