The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 22 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.67% 3.60% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 10.96% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £40.60 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-18.10% +75.37%
Relational Database
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 73 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.09% 32.88% 41.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 46 39
Median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Cannock - 1 - -
Relational Database
West Midlands

Relational Database
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Online Games
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP