The first table below looks at the demand for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 33 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.94% 1.30% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 14.29% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £300 £350 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +74.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.33 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-45.06% +64.44%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
70 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.39% 9.09% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 31
Average daily rate £300 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £362 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Relational Database
East Midlands

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Relational Database across the Northamptonshire region.

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Northamptonshire region.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 6 £300 -3.22% 3
Relational Database
East Midlands

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) DTS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) VB6
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) EJB
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) SAS

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) DTS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Teradata Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (12.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) OpenUP
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB6
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCTS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos