Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 48 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -15
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.43% 1.52% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.69% 5.08% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +42.13% -27.04%
10th Percentile £330 £328 £126
90th Percentile £383 £370 £374
North West median daily rate £400 £424 £425
% change year-on-year -5.60% -0.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 123 177 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 25.05% 29.85% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 99 83
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £303 £291 £226
90th Percentile £488 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £22.50 -
North West median hourly rate £42.75 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +19.58% -10.63% +60.00%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Merseyside

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Merseyside

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Merseyside

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 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
Southport +7 5 £375 +7.14%
Liverpool -7 2 £325 -4.41% 3
Relational Database
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SAML
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (42.86%) Android
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) OWASP
6 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
6 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SAML
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Autofac
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) OWASP
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Apple Swift
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Xamarin