Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 92 133
Rank change year-on-year 0 +41 -38
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 55 53 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.95% 1.69% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.09% 7.26% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 20
Manchester median daily rate £400 £423 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +16.55% -5.84%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £286
90th Percentile £503 £613 £625
North West median daily rate £375 £423 £413
% change year-on-year -11.24% +2.42% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £32.26 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.97% +134.38%
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.28% -5.63% +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 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 680 730 839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.08% 23.31% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 511 525
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £290 £270 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £517
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Manchester median hourly rate £15.69 £28.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.95% +10.68% +5.10%
10th Percentile £11.09 £14.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £19.11 £36.00 £39.88
North West median hourly rate £42.25 £29.01 £37.75
% change year-on-year +45.63% -23.15% +16.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wigan - 4 £283 -
Stockport -1 1 - - 1
Bury - 1 £475 -
Salford - 1 £430 - 3
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Java
3 31 (56.36%) RDBMS
4 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
5 25 (45.45%) SQL
6 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
7 20 (36.36%) SOA
7 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (36.36%) TDD
8 18 (32.73%) Spring
9 17 (30.91%) Docker
10 16 (29.09%) Kibana
10 16 (29.09%) Thymeleaf
10 16 (29.09%) Maven
10 16 (29.09%) Spring Security
11 14 (25.45%) AOP
11 14 (25.45%) Spring Cloud
12 13 (23.64%) Scrum
13 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.82%) Spring Boot
13 12 (21.82%) BDD
13 12 (21.82%) Kanban
14 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
14 10 (18.18%) MySQL
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 9 (16.36%) CSS
15 9 (16.36%) HTML
15 9 (16.36%) Linux
15 9 (16.36%) Refactoring
15 9 (16.36%) REST

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 3 (5.45%) Confluence
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) GitHub
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
2 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) RDBMS
2 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
3 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
4 20 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (18.18%) MySQL
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
9 4 (7.27%) QlikView
10 3 (5.45%) Couchbase
10 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Maven
2 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.55%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.27%) Gatling
5 4 (7.27%) JMeter
5 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 4 (7.27%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) AccuRev
6 2 (3.64%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.82%) MSTest
7 1 (1.82%) NUnit
7 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Developer
4 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Automation Tester
5 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.27%) SQL BI Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Tester
6 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Server Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Spring
2 16 (29.09%) Spring Security
2 16 (29.09%) Thymeleaf
3 14 (25.45%) Spring Cloud
4 12 (21.82%) Spring Boot
5 9 (16.36%) CSS
5 9 (16.36%) HTML
5 9 (16.36%) REST
6 7 (12.73%) .NET
6 7 (12.73%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) Ajax
7 6 (10.91%) DOM
7 6 (10.91%) Node.js
7 6 (10.91%) SAX
7 6 (10.91%) SOAP
7 6 (10.91%) XML
7 6 (10.91%) XML Schema
8 3 (5.45%) Middleware
8 3 (5.45%) WinForms
8 3 (5.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.27%) NHS
2 3 (5.45%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Life Science
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (36.36%) SOA
2 20 (36.36%) TDD
3 14 (25.45%) AOP
4 13 (23.64%) Scrum
5 12 (21.82%) BDD
5 12 (21.82%) Kanban
6 9 (16.36%) Refactoring
7 8 (14.55%) Migration
7 8 (14.55%) Pair Programming
8 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
9 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.09%) ETL
10 5 (9.09%) Microservices
10 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Open Source
11 4 (7.27%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Java
2 25 (45.45%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.91%) C#
5 6 (10.91%) Python
6 5 (9.09%) Ruby
6 5 (9.09%) Scala
7 4 (7.27%) Groovy
7 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Go
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) Kibana
2 9 (16.36%) Consul
2 9 (16.36%) Zipkin
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Mesos
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.64%) Talend
5 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) WSO2