Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 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
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 101 68
Rank change year-on-year +27 -33 -20
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 27 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.25% 2.18% 2.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.99% 10.58% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 29
North East median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £365 £361 £308
90th Percentile £535 £470 £525
England median daily rate £488 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £7.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%

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 North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 193 482 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.07% 20.60% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 356 296
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £274
90th Percentile £538 £538 £569
England median daily rate £470 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 14
North East median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £20.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.95% +9.18% -29.91%
10th Percentile £12.48 £20.40 £15.40
90th Percentile £31.40 £23.60 £28.53
England median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +13.56% -8.33% +4.57%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in the North East

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in the North East

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in the North East over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in the North East

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in the North East

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear +32 23 £425 -4.49% 1
Durham 0 3 £325 -13.33%
Relational Database
England

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

1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Data Management
4 13 (48.15%) QA
4 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
4 13 (48.15%) Coaching
4 13 (48.15%) Data Engineering
4 13 (48.15%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (44.44%) Unix
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) ETL
6 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
7 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
7 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
7 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
7 8 (29.63%) Hortonworks
7 8 (29.63%) Cloudera
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
8 7 (25.93%) Data Reconciliation
8 7 (25.93%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (25.93%) Data Integration
8 7 (25.93%) Python
8 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
8 7 (25.93%) Informatica

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (22.22%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.41%) iPlanet
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) NoSQL
2 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
4 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (14.81%) MySQL
6 4 (14.81%) RDBMS
7 3 (11.11%) Big Data
7 3 (11.11%) OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
8 2 (7.41%) HBase
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
9 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) ERwin
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.70%) Toad
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Data Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Data Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Technician
7 1 (3.70%) Information Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Modeller
7 1 (3.70%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Ajax
1 6 (22.22%) CSS
1 6 (22.22%) CSS3
1 6 (22.22%) Django
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) HTML5
1 6 (22.22%) JSON
1 6 (22.22%) REST
1 6 (22.22%) RESTful
1 6 (22.22%) Spring
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) Guice
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) JDBC
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.81%) Smartphone
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) HPUX
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) SUSE
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Coaching
2 13 (48.15%) Collaborative Working
2 13 (48.15%) Data Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Data Management
2 13 (48.15%) Mentoring
3 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (37.04%) ETL
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 8 (29.63%) Waterfall
6 7 (25.93%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (25.93%) Data Integration
6 7 (25.93%) Data Modelling
6 7 (25.93%) Data Reconciliation
7 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (22.22%) Data Architecture
7 6 (22.22%) Open Source
7 6 (22.22%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
5 6 (22.22%) Scala
6 4 (14.81%) C#
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) OCP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
1 4 (14.81%) LXC
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Cloudera
2 8 (29.63%) Hortonworks
3 7 (25.93%) Informatica
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) Tableau
6 2 (7.41%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) PlateSpin
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Sun
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
6 2 (7.41%) VMware
7 1 (3.70%) CA