Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 37 24
Rank change year-on-year -26 -13 +24
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 6 11 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.90% 2.40% 6.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.73% 9.82% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 31
Lancashire median daily rate £275 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% -7.10% +1.51%
10th Percentile £224 £305 £290
90th Percentile £615 £460 £488
North West median daily rate £390 £400 £420
% change year-on-year -2.50% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Lancashire median hourly rate - £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +6.25%
North West median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -47.14% -15.66% +3.75%

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 161 112 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 24.21% 24.45% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 73 141
Lancashire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £288
90th Percentile £650 £613 £544
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 33
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £8.10 £37.25 £20.50
90th Percentile £113.00 £43.98 £65.26
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £41.38 £32.26
% change year-on-year -15.41% +28.24% -13.97%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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 - 2 £750 -
Preston +4 1 - - 1
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
4 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Redux
4 1 (16.67%) Nunjucks

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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) MIS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) FreeMarker
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Nunjucks
2 1 (16.67%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) SFIA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Java 8
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) SAP