Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 86 88
Rank change year-on-year -47 +2 +40
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 117 233 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.42% 2.38% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.61% 11.48% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 158 100
Midlands median daily rate £378 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.48% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £274 £295 £289
90th Percentile £479 £525 £506
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £28.40 - £36.25
90th Percentile £45.00 - £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.15 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -24.94% +7.10% +3.33%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1538 2030 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.72% 20.74% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 1238 1134
Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +12.36%
10th Percentile £270 £262 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 32 47
Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.92% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £18.20 £13.28 £12.75
90th Percentile £56.37 £33.90 £38.75
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.89
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.39% +13.84%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the Midlands

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in the Midlands

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in the Midlands

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in the Midlands

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Relational Database in the Midlands

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
East Midlands -6 78 £338 -20.59% 8
West Midlands -65 38 £425 +6.25% 14
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 65 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 64 (54.70%) SQL
3 63 (53.85%) Oracle
4 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 39 (33.33%) Linux
6 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (26.50%) ITIL
8 28 (23.93%) Java
9 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 25 (21.37%) Unix
11 24 (20.51%) Test Automation
12 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
12 22 (18.80%) .NET
12 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
13 21 (17.95%) CSS
13 21 (17.95%) TDD
13 21 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (16.24%) JSON
15 19 (16.24%) Windows
15 19 (16.24%) HTML
16 18 (15.38%) C#
16 18 (15.38%) Spring
16 18 (15.38%) Manufacturing
17 17 (14.53%) Service Management
18 15 (12.82%) ETL
18 15 (12.82%) Subversion
19 14 (11.97%) TOGAF
19 14 (11.97%) Unit Testing
20 13 (11.11%) Retail

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (10.26%) JBoss
2 10 (8.55%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.84%) IIS
4 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.27%) Apache
5 5 (4.27%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.42%) Confluence
6 4 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.71%) Documentum
7 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.71%) Mule
7 2 (1.71%) ThingWorx
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) CICS
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Teamcenter
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.56%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.85%) Magento
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.56%) PaaS
4 2 (1.71%) IaaS
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) DHCP
1 10 (8.55%) DNS
2 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (1.71%) Modbus
4 2 (1.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) MPLS
5 1 (0.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 52 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.55%) DB2
5 10 (8.55%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 9 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (5.98%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.27%) MySQL
10 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.42%) Power BI
11 4 (3.42%) Redis
11 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 26 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.82%) Subversion
3 13 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.40%) JUnit
5 8 (6.84%) Selenium
5 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.98%) JIRA
6 7 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.13%) Maven
8 5 (4.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.27%) GitLab
8 5 (4.27%) Gradle
8 5 (4.27%) JMeter
8 5 (4.27%) JProfiler
8 5 (4.27%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.42%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.56%) Capybara
10 3 (2.56%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.56%) RSpec
10 3 (2.56%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 13 (11.11%) Retail
3 11 (9.40%) Finance
4 9 (7.69%) Banking
5 7 (5.98%) Publishing
6 3 (2.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (51.28%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 13 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 13 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.40%) Architect
5 9 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 9 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Technical Leader
7 7 (5.98%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.98%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Business Developer
8 5 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.27%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.80%) .NET
2 21 (17.95%) CSS
3 19 (16.24%) HTML
3 19 (16.24%) JSON
4 18 (15.38%) Spring
5 13 (11.11%) REST
5 13 (11.11%) SOAP
5 13 (11.11%) Web Services
6 11 (9.40%) Hibernate
6 11 (9.40%) HTML5
6 11 (9.40%) Java EE
7 10 (8.55%) JPA
7 10 (8.55%) RESTful
8 9 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 9 (7.69%) Middleware
8 9 (7.69%) Spring Boot
9 8 (6.84%) AngularJS
9 8 (6.84%) CSS3
10 7 (5.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (5.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Clustering
2 9 (7.69%) Derivative
3 5 (4.27%) Algorithms
3 5 (4.27%) DataPower
3 5 (4.27%) PKI
4 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.71%) SCADA
5 2 (1.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
6 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.33%) Linux
2 25 (21.37%) Unix
3 19 (16.24%) Windows
4 10 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.69%) CentOS
6 7 (5.98%) HPUX
7 5 (4.27%) AIX
8 4 (3.42%) Solaris
9 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.50%) ITIL
3 24 (20.51%) Test Automation
4 21 (17.95%) TDD
5 20 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (14.53%) Service Management
7 15 (12.82%) ETL
8 14 (11.97%) TOGAF
8 14 (11.97%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 13 (11.11%) OO
10 12 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (9.40%) Scrum
12 10 (8.55%) Web Development
13 9 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (7.69%) Microservices
13 9 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (6.84%) DevOps
14 8 (6.84%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.70%) SQL
2 28 (23.93%) Java
3 22 (18.80%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.38%) C#
5 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.98%) Ruby
7 7 (5.98%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.27%) C
9 4 (3.42%) PHP
9 4 (3.42%) Scala
10 3 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.71%) C++
11 2 (1.71%) Groovy
11 2 (1.71%) Tcl
11 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.71%) VB
11 2 (1.71%) VB6
11 2 (1.71%) VBA
11 2 (1.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.55%) Degree
3 8 (6.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.71%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.71%) COBIT
3 2 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Data Guard
2 7 (5.98%) Ansible
2 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.98%) Puppet
3 5 (4.27%) Graylog
3 5 (4.27%) logstash
3 5 (4.27%) Nagios
3 5 (4.27%) Rundeck
3 5 (4.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (53.85%) Oracle
2 22 (18.80%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.55%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.55%) Tableau
4 9 (7.69%) Siemens
5 8 (6.84%) Perforce
6 6 (5.13%) IBM
7 5 (4.27%) CA
7 5 (4.27%) HP
7 5 (4.27%) Micro Focus
7 5 (4.27%) Serena
7 5 (4.27%) Splunk
7 5 (4.27%) Teradata
8 4 (3.42%) Google
8 4 (3.42%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (2.56%) SAP
9 3 (2.56%) Zend
10 2 (1.71%) Cisco
10 2 (1.71%) webMethods
10 2 (1.71%) WSO2