Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 December 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 > Manchester
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 94 111
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 +19
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 51 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 1.75% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.62% 7.24% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 35
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £256 £295 £313
90th Percentile £542 £493 £564
North West median daily rate £390 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £29.53
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £35.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -45.00% -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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 669 704 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.78% 24.20% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 514 546
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £307 £294 £254
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Manchester median hourly rate £22.38 £18.85 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.73% -22.29% +27.63%
10th Percentile £16.63 £15.91 £14.38
90th Percentile £30.52 £22.30 £35.22
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -18.13% +22.14% -12.50%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Manchester

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Manchester

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Manchester

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Manchester

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Bolton - 1 £230 -
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.98%) Oracle
4 22 (43.14%) RDBMS
5 19 (37.25%) MySQL
6 17 (33.33%) PHP
7 15 (29.41%) OO
7 15 (29.41%) Scrum
8 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
9 13 (25.49%) OOP
10 12 (23.53%) Java
11 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
11 11 (21.57%) .NET
12 10 (19.61%) ETL
13 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 9 (17.65%) OO PHP
14 8 (15.69%) C#
15 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
15 7 (13.73%) Unix
15 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
15 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
15 7 (13.73%) BDD
15 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
16 6 (11.76%) Puppet
16 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
16 6 (11.76%) Open Source
16 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
16 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
16 6 (11.76%) JIRA

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) FTP
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) IPsec
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) RDBMS
2 19 (37.25%) MySQL
3 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
4 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (9.80%) Apache Hive
6 5 (9.80%) HBase
6 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
6 5 (9.80%) Pentaho
7 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.88%) Big Data
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.92%) DB2
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.96%) OLAP
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
4 3 (5.88%) Artifactory
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) Gradle
5 1 (1.96%) Maven
5 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (9.80%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Developer
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) ETL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) QA Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Hadoop Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Pentaho Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.80%) Node.js
4 4 (7.84%) CSS
4 4 (7.84%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 3 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (5.88%) HTML5
5 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.88%) RESTful
5 3 (5.88%) Sensu
5 3 (5.88%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) Web Services
6 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.92%) Express
6 2 (3.92%) JSON
6 2 (3.92%) Kafka
6 2 (3.92%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (3.92%) React
6 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
1 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.96%) Online Games
1 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Unix
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) OO
2 15 (29.41%) Scrum
3 13 (25.49%) OOP
4 10 (19.61%) ETL
5 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (17.65%) OO PHP
5 9 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.73%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.76%) Open Source
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (9.80%) DevOps
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.84%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) PHP
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (15.69%) C#
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) Python
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.92%) Scala
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) VBA
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) Java 8
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) Data Quality
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
1 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Ansible
2 5 (9.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Cloudera
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Teradata
4 3 (5.88%) Informatica
5 2 (3.92%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.92%) MapR
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.96%) Progress