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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.55% 2.10% 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 8.57% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £370 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 27.32% 24.48% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 7
Median daily rate £350 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 24 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 - -
Relational Database
West Midlands

Relational Database
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) API Design
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker