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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 70 77 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 43 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.74% 1.70% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.87% 9.80% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £425 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
485 449 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.67% 17.37% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 277 289
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Average hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £30.84 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Staffordshire -4 11 £394 +75.00% 7
Warwickshire +9 9 £427 +35.55% 2
Birmingham +4 8 £413 +13.79% 7
Coventry -3 5 £400 +8.10%
Worcestershire +4 4 - - 3
Relational Database
England

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 32 (37.65%) RDBMS
3 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
4 27 (31.76%) Oracle
5 19 (22.35%) Data Analysis
6 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
6 18 (21.18%) Oracle Database
7 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 17 (20.00%) .NET
7 17 (20.00%) C#
7 17 (20.00%) Finance
8 16 (18.82%) ETL
8 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (17.65%) Migration
10 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
10 14 (16.47%) Data Migration
11 13 (15.29%) XML
11 13 (15.29%) IBM
12 12 (14.12%) Linux
12 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
12 12 (14.12%) DataStage
12 12 (14.12%) Data Integration
12 12 (14.12%) IBM InfoSphere
12 12 (14.12%) Degree
13 11 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.94%) Talend
13 11 (12.94%) Data Quality
13 11 (12.94%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (12.94%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (7.06%) Apache
1 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) LAN
1 8 (9.41%) WAN
1 8 (9.41%) HTTP
2 4 (4.71%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.65%) RDBMS
2 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (21.18%) Oracle Database
4 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (14.12%) DataStage
5 12 (14.12%) IBM InfoSphere
6 11 (12.94%) MySQL
7 8 (9.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (7.06%) MS Access
8 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.35%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
3 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Toad
5 1 (1.18%) ERwin
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Retail
3 4 (4.71%) Back Office
4 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
4 3 (3.53%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Developer
2 21 (24.71%) Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Analyst
3 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (7.06%) Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Website Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.53%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Administrator
7 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Programmer
7 3 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) C# Programmer
7 3 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.00%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) XML
3 11 (12.94%) HTML
4 10 (11.76%) CSS
5 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
5 8 (9.41%) WinForms
6 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.24%) Entity Framework
6 7 (8.24%) XSLT
6 7 (8.24%) Web Services
7 6 (7.06%) D3.js
7 6 (7.06%) Flot
7 6 (7.06%) REST
8 5 (5.88%) WCF
9 4 (4.71%) WPF
9 4 (4.71%) Spring
10 3 (3.53%) LINQ
10 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.35%) Spring.NET
11 2 (2.35%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Data Integration
2 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.24%) Visualisation
5 6 (7.06%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.53%) Online Games
7 2 (2.35%) NHS
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) SCADA
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.18%) Informatics
8 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) UNIX
3 7 (8.24%) Windows
4 6 (7.06%) SUSE
5 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Data Analysis
2 18 (21.18%) Data Modelling
3 16 (18.82%) ETL
4 15 (17.65%) Migration
5 14 (16.47%) Data Migration
6 11 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.59%) Information Management
8 8 (9.41%) Network Design
8 8 (9.41%) Project Management
8 8 (9.41%) Web Development
8 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
9 7 (8.24%) TDD
9 7 (8.24%) Scrum
10 6 (7.06%) Data Management
10 6 (7.06%) MVC
10 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) C#
3 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.41%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.24%) Java
7 6 (7.06%) VB
7 6 (7.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.53%) VB6
9 3 (3.53%) VBScript
9 3 (3.53%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 2 (2.35%) R
11 1 (1.18%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.71%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (31.76%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) IBM
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.94%) Talend
4 6 (7.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 2 (2.35%) Northgate
6 2 (2.35%) Pega
7 1 (1.18%) Casewise
7 1 (1.18%) Sage
7 1 (1.18%) Vitria
7 1 (1.18%) BEA
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase
7 1 (1.18%) Trillium
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