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 3 months to 30 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
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 41 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 31 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.28% 3.68% 3.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.45% 17.78% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 11
Median daily rate £423 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.66% -12.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 168 180 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 23.17% 20.71% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 115 104
Median daily rate £423 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.59% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £700 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 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
Tyne and Wear -17 28 £423 +12.66% 3
Durham - 2 £300 -
Relational Database
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 North East region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (38.57%) Configuration Management
2 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.71%) REST
4 24 (34.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 24 (34.29%) Private Cloud
4 24 (34.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 24 (34.29%) Web Design
4 24 (34.29%) HTML
4 24 (34.29%) HTTP
5 23 (32.86%) LAN
5 23 (32.86%) WAN
5 23 (32.86%) Network Design
5 23 (32.86%) JSON
5 23 (32.86%) Open Source
6 22 (31.43%) Data Centre
6 22 (31.43%) Matrix Organization
6 22 (31.43%) CSS
6 22 (31.43%) Windows
7 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 21 (30.00%) Subversion
7 21 (30.00%) Ajax
7 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 20 (28.57%) Confluence
8 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
8 20 (28.57%) JIRA
8 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
10 18 (25.71%) Scala

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 20 (28.57%) Confluence
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) HTTP
2 23 (32.86%) LAN
2 23 (32.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.14%) OLAP
5 5 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (7.14%) QlikView
5 5 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.29%) Neo4j
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.43%) DataStage
8 1 (1.43%) DB2
8 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (30.00%) Subversion
2 20 (28.57%) JIRA
3 19 (27.14%) Jenkins
4 18 (25.71%) JUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Billing
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 27 (38.57%) Architect
3 23 (32.86%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (17.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Scala Developer
7 6 (8.57%) DBA
8 5 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Consultant
10 3 (4.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 3 (4.29%) SQL BI Developer
10 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Administrator
11 2 (2.86%) Digital Developer
12 1 (1.43%) Data Analyst
12 1 (1.43%) Senior Tester
12 1 (1.43%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) REST
2 24 (34.29%) HTML
3 23 (32.86%) JSON
4 22 (31.43%) CSS
5 21 (30.00%) Ajax
6 17 (24.29%) CSS3
6 17 (24.29%) Django
6 17 (24.29%) HTML5
6 17 (24.29%) Spring
7 16 (22.86%) Guice
7 16 (22.86%) Play Framework
7 16 (22.86%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (20.00%) RESTful
9 11 (15.71%) Spring MVC
10 5 (7.14%) Akka
11 4 (5.71%) spray
12 3 (4.29%) Dropwizard
12 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.86%) JAX-RS
14 1 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.29%) Private Cloud
2 22 (31.43%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.57%) User Experience
4 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 22 (31.43%) Windows
3 11 (15.71%) Unix
4 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (38.57%) Configuration Management
2 24 (34.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 24 (34.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 24 (34.29%) Web Design
3 23 (32.86%) Network Design
3 23 (32.86%) Open Source
4 22 (31.43%) Matrix Organization
5 20 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 20 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (25.71%) Office Automation
7 17 (24.29%) OWASP
8 16 (22.86%) Scrum
9 11 (15.71%) MVC
10 9 (12.86%) ETL
10 9 (12.86%) Front End Development
10 9 (12.86%) Web Development
11 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.00%) Change Management
12 7 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) Ruby
1 18 (25.71%) Scala
2 17 (24.29%) Python
3 16 (22.86%) Java
4 15 (21.43%) C#
5 9 (12.86%) SQL
6 5 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) C
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Docker
1 1 (1.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.71%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Terraform
4 1 (1.43%) Ansible
4 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) Google
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) Tableau
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