Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 24 62
Rank change year-on-year -17 +38 0
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 9 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.98% 6.50% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.26% 20.09% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 8
Lancashire median daily rate £360 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -3.03% +60.98%
10th Percentile £305 £290 £347
90th Percentile £423 £488 £464
North West median daily rate £400 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -5.60% -0.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.66% +3.75% +150.00%

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 124 214 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 27.31% 32.33% 24.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 141 163
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £289 £275 £210
90th Percentile £615 £544 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 13
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +23.57%
10th Percentile £39.00 £23.30 £28.79
90th Percentile £67.26 £67.45 £41.60
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +63.27%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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
Preston -11 2 £375 +14.07%
Chorley - 2 £330 -
Blackburn -2 1 £375 -
Relational Database
North West

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) RESTful
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Tableau
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SSH
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) RDBMS
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) SQLPlus
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior ETL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
2 2 (22.22%) WinForms
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) HPUX
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Complex ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Tableau
3 1 (11.11%) IBM