Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Relational Database
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 24 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 71 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 12.18% 5.99% 6.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.97% 19.75% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 10 8
Belfast median daily rate £420 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +32.00% -1.57%
10th Percentile £395 £363 £291
90th Percentile £457 £420 £331
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £413 £313
% change year-on-year +1.82% +32.00% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £46.50 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £46.50 -

Relational Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 209 81 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 35.85% 30.34% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 46 43
Belfast median daily rate £425 £380 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +23.58% -1.60%
10th Percentile £363 £186 £157
90th Percentile £575 £556 £448
County Antrim median daily rate £425 £380 £308
% change year-on-year +11.84% +23.58% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £12.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.04% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year -1.75% - -

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Relational Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Belfast

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Belfast

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 66 (92.96%) Java
2 52 (73.24%) SQL
3 50 (70.42%) RDBMS
4 49 (69.01%) Oracle
5 47 (66.20%) DB2
5 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (56.34%) Spring
6 40 (56.34%) Finance
7 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
8 36 (50.70%) TDD
9 33 (46.48%) Hibernate
10 32 (45.07%) AngularJS
11 31 (43.66%) DB2 UDB
12 30 (42.25%) Backbone.js
12 30 (42.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 30 (42.25%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (42.25%) MVC
12 30 (42.25%) CSS
12 30 (42.25%) Unix
13 26 (36.62%) XML
13 26 (36.62%) Waterfall
14 22 (30.99%) Web Services
14 22 (30.99%) Linux
14 22 (30.99%) Spring Integration
15 21 (29.58%) Banking
16 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
17 18 (25.35%) WebSphere
17 18 (25.35%) Virtual Team
17 18 (25.35%) OO
17 18 (25.35%) ETL

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (25.35%) WebLogic
1 18 (25.35%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (70.42%) RDBMS
2 47 (66.20%) DB2
3 31 (43.66%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.04%) Big Data
6 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.82%) KDB
7 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Eclipse
2 16 (22.54%) Bower
2 16 (22.54%) Cucumber
2 16 (22.54%) Grunt
2 16 (22.54%) Jasmine
2 16 (22.54%) JUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (56.34%) Finance
2 21 (29.58%) Banking
3 16 (22.54%) Front Office
4 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (85.92%) Developer
2 52 (73.24%) Java Developer
3 25 (35.21%) Senior Developer
4 23 (32.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Integration Developer
7 3 (4.23%) UAT Lead
8 2 (2.82%) ETL Specialist
8 2 (2.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.82%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 2 (2.82%) Java Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior SQL Developer
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.82%) Talend Developer
9 1 (1.41%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) Spring
2 33 (46.48%) Hibernate
3 32 (45.07%) AngularJS
4 30 (42.25%) Backbone.js
4 30 (42.25%) CSS
4 30 (42.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 26 (36.62%) XML
6 22 (30.99%) Spring Integration
6 22 (30.99%) Web Services
7 18 (25.35%) Struts
8 16 (22.54%) Ajax
8 16 (22.54%) Gherkin
8 16 (22.54%) JSP
8 16 (22.54%) RESTful
9 9 (12.68%) JMS
10 6 (8.45%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (8.45%) Spring Batch
11 2 (2.82%) .NET
11 2 (2.82%) HTML
11 2 (2.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (42.25%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (25.35%) Virtual Team
3 8 (11.27%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.45%) SWIFT
5 5 (7.04%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Unix
2 22 (30.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (50.70%) TDD
3 30 (42.25%) MVC
4 26 (36.62%) Waterfall
5 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
6 18 (25.35%) ETL
6 18 (25.35%) OO
7 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
8 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (19.72%) Information Security
8 14 (19.72%) Integration Testing
9 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.27%) Analytics
10 8 (11.27%) Data Analytics
11 7 (9.86%) Time Management
12 6 (8.45%) Project Management
13 5 (7.04%) Fund Accounting
14 4 (5.63%) Metaprogramming
14 4 (5.63%) Parallel Processing
14 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) Java
2 52 (73.24%) SQL
3 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.31%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.04%) Korn
6 4 (5.63%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.82%) Sencha
3 2 (2.82%) Talend