The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 months to 26 June 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 2.58% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 13.55% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Median daily rate £425 £435 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +9.02%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 140 155 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 22.73% 19.02% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 106 116
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Birmingham

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Birmingham

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) J2EE
7 4 (23.53%) Automotive
7 4 (23.53%) Workflow
7 4 (23.53%) Spring
7 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
7 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) SCADA
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
7 4 (23.53%) SOLID
7 4 (23.53%) Hazelcast

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (17.65%) ThingWorx
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) Hazelcast
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
6 1 (5.88%) Informix
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Toad
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Automotive
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SSRS Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) UX Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) Spring Boot
4 3 (17.65%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) Doctrine
5 1 (5.88%) Drools
5 1 (5.88%) JPA
5 1 (5.88%) MDX
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) SCADA
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (29.41%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) SOLID
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) Domain Models
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Basel II
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Netezza
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata
4 1 (5.88%) Zend
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