Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 16 July 2018 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 42 22
Rank change year-on-year -15 -20 +8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 8 11 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.19% 2.05% 6.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.56% 10.00% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 34
Lancashire median daily rate £351 £388 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.54% -1.59% -1.56%
10th Percentile £281 £331 £257
90th Percentile £369 £438 £484
North West median daily rate £380 £388 £381
% change year-on-year -1.94% +1.64% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £43.00
North West median hourly rate - - £42.25

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 Lancashire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 122 110 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 18.13% 20.52% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 113
Lancashire median daily rate £458 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.00% - -3.35%
10th Percentile £269 £259 £255
90th Percentile £559 £543 £488
North West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 27
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +1.78% -8.15%
10th Percentile £11.80 £39.90 £20.50
90th Percentile £139.00 £45.80 £52.12
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £41.25 £36.75
% change year-on-year - +12.24% -13.53%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Lancashire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Lancashire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Lancashire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 4 £361 - 1
Preston +12 1 - - 1
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Rational Team Concert
4 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Complex ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) HTML

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) GitLab
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) FreeMarker
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
1 1 (12.50%) Nunjucks
1 1 (12.50%) Redux
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
2 3 (37.50%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Complex ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Java 8
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle