The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 74 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 40 52 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 2.11% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.06% 12.01% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £468 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £9.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
Relational Database
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
496 433 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.61% 17.59% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 267 244
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.57 £23.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.50 £21.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.55 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +4 9 £427 +70.80% 1
Staffordshire -1 9 £344 +37.50% 3
Birmingham -3 8 £338 -15.62% 9
Coventry -4 5 £400 +7.38% 2
Worcestershire +4 2 - - 2
Walsall - 1 - -
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 51 (54.84%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) Oracle
2 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 28 (30.11%) .NET
4 26 (27.96%) RDBMS
5 23 (24.73%) C#
6 21 (22.58%) Data Analysis
7 19 (20.43%) ETL
7 19 (20.43%) Data Modelling
8 18 (19.35%) Finance
9 16 (17.20%) IBM
10 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 15 (16.13%) HTML
10 15 (16.13%) Migration
10 15 (16.13%) TDD
10 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database
11 14 (15.05%) IBM InfoSphere
11 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
11 14 (15.05%) CSS
12 13 (13.98%) MySQL
12 13 (13.98%) XML
12 13 (13.98%) T-SQL
12 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
12 13 (13.98%) Data Migration
12 13 (13.98%) Entity Framework
13 12 (12.90%) Data Integration
13 12 (12.90%) Degree
13 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (12.90%) WinForms

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (6.45%) Apache
2 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.15%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) LAN
1 10 (10.75%) WAN
2 9 (9.68%) HTTP
3 4 (4.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.96%) RDBMS
3 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database
4 14 (15.05%) IBM InfoSphere
5 13 (13.98%) MySQL
6 11 (11.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (10.75%) DataStage
8 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (6.45%) MongoDB
9 6 (6.45%) MS Access
10 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.23%) CouchDB
11 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.23%) Couchbase
12 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (2.15%) Big Data
12 2 (2.15%) DB2
13 1 (1.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.23%) ERwin
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Back Office
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) Publishing
4 3 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (33.33%) Architect
1 31 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (8.60%) C# Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Programmer
3 8 (8.60%) .NET Programmer
3 8 (8.60%) C# Programmer
3 8 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (7.53%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Analyst
4 7 (7.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Systems Architect
6 5 (5.38%) Website Developer
6 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Data Modeller
8 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) .NET
2 15 (16.13%) HTML
3 14 (15.05%) CSS
4 13 (13.98%) XML
4 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
4 13 (13.98%) Entity Framework
5 12 (12.90%) Web Services
5 12 (12.90%) WinForms
6 11 (11.83%) REST
6 11 (11.83%) WCF
7 10 (10.75%) WPF
7 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.53%) Middleware
8 7 (7.53%) LINQ
8 7 (7.53%) Spring
9 6 (6.45%) XSLT
9 6 (6.45%) D3.js
9 6 (6.45%) Flot
10 5 (5.38%) SOAP
10 5 (5.38%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Integration
1 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) Public Cloud
4 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.30%) Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.15%) NHS
7 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) SCADA
8 1 (1.08%) Informatics
8 1 (1.08%) Online Games
8 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.08%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) SUSE
4 4 (4.30%) UNIX
5 1 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) Data Analysis
2 19 (20.43%) Data Modelling
2 19 (20.43%) ETL
3 15 (16.13%) TDD
3 15 (16.13%) Migration
4 13 (13.98%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (13.98%) Data Migration
5 12 (12.90%) OO
6 11 (11.83%) MVC
7 10 (10.75%) Network Design
8 9 (9.68%) Information Management
8 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 9 (9.68%) Web Development
9 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (7.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) SQL
2 23 (24.73%) C#
3 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.98%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.75%) Java
6 7 (7.53%) VBScript
7 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.30%) VB
8 4 (4.30%) C++
9 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.15%) R
11 1 (1.08%) VBA
11 1 (1.08%) VC++
11 1 (1.08%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.08%) VB6
11 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (32.26%) Oracle
2 16 (17.20%) IBM
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Talend
4 6 (6.45%) Pega
4 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.38%) TIBCO
6 4 (4.30%) Akamai
7 2 (2.15%) Vitria
7 2 (2.15%) Northgate
7 2 (2.15%) BEA
7 2 (2.15%) Sybase
8 1 (1.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.08%) Sage
8 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
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