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 3 months to 27 March 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 / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 21 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.60% 0.89% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.33% 5.16% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 332 310 350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.32% 17.27% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 194 189
Median daily rate £375 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +9.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -32.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 - - 2
Relational Database
North West

Relational Database
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (35.29%) Java
5 15 (29.41%) Web Services
5 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 14 (27.45%) Oracle
7 13 (25.49%) .NET
7 13 (25.49%) Linux
8 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 11 (21.57%) Windows
9 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
10 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (17.65%) RDBMS
11 9 (17.65%) HTML
12 8 (15.69%) MySQL
12 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
12 8 (15.69%) ETL
12 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
12 8 (15.69%) JIRA
13 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (13.73%) HTML5
13 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
13 7 (13.73%) OO
13 7 (13.73%) XML
13 7 (13.73%) CSS
13 7 (13.73%) TDD

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) CMS
1 3 (5.88%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 4 (7.84%) TestFlight
3 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 8 (15.69%) MySQL
4 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.84%) SQLite
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.88%) Redis
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.92%) Big Data
8 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
8 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.92%) DB2
8 2 (3.92%) FileMaker
8 2 (3.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 8 (15.69%) JIRA
3 5 (9.80%) JUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Android Studio
4 4 (7.84%) CocoaPods
4 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.84%) Xcode
5 3 (5.88%) AccuRev
5 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.88%) Maven
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) JBehave
6 2 (3.92%) Selenium
6 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.96%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.96%) ProC
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (60.78%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) BPM Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Case Management Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Mobile Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Web Services
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
4 7 (13.73%) HTML5
4 7 (13.73%) XML
5 6 (11.76%) J2EE
5 6 (11.76%) SOAP
6 5 (9.80%) JSON
6 5 (9.80%) REST
6 5 (9.80%) Spring
7 4 (7.84%) Ajax
7 4 (7.84%) Cocoa
7 4 (7.84%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) SAX
8 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.88%) JPA
8 3 (5.88%) LAMP
8 3 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) iPhone
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) Online Games
4 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Android
3 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.80%) Unix
4 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
3 8 (15.69%) ETL
4 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.73%) OO
4 7 (13.73%) TDD
5 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) Case Management
6 5 (9.80%) DevOps
6 5 (9.80%) Scrum
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.84%) Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) Android Development
7 4 (7.84%) BPMN
7 4 (7.84%) DSDM
7 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
7 4 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.84%) User Stories
7 4 (7.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
5 4 (7.84%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) VB
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.92%) Groovy
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) Scala
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) R
8 1 (1.96%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.96%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.84%) Ansible
2 4 (7.84%) Puppet
3 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.96%) Kibana
3 1 (1.96%) logstash
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.96%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Perforce
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) Zend
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) Adobe
7 1 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Splunk
7 1 (1.96%) Sun
7 1 (1.96%) Wonderware