The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 28 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 13 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.06% 0.88% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.57% 3.72% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £495 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 215 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.46% 23.52% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 166 154
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.78 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.40% -37.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Cheshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Cheshire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Cheshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Knutsford +9 7 £400 +23.07% 1
Chester - 3 £500 - 3
Warrington +19 1 £388 -
Macclesfield +3 1 £525 -
Daresbury - 1 £388 -
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) RDBMS
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Web Services
4 8 (47.06%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
4 8 (47.06%) JPA
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
6 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) JUnit
6 6 (35.29%) Perforce
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (29.41%) Spring Boot
8 4 (23.53%) Java EE
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) Scrum
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (17.65%) MySQL
9 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) RAD

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) POP3
1 1 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) Base SAS
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (11.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) Essbase
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Eclipse
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (35.29%) JUnit
2 3 (17.65%) Gradle
2 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 3 (17.65%) JProfiler
3 2 (11.76%) ProC
4 1 (5.88%) ERwin
4 1 (5.88%) FxCop
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.88%) T4 Templates
4 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Designer
6 1 (5.88%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
2 8 (47.06%) JPA
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 5 (29.41%) Spring Boot
5 4 (23.53%) Java EE
5 4 (23.53%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) Vaadin
7 2 (11.76%) XSLT
8 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.88%) MDX
8 1 (5.88%) Velocity
8 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) OO
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) API Design
6 3 (17.65%) API Development
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) RAD
7 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (11.76%) Swim Lanes
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) PROC SQL
4 2 (11.76%) SAS Macro
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) COBOL
5 1 (5.88%) JCL
5 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Perforce
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) Talend
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