Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 12 November 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 25 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 35 74 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.04% 11.75% 5.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 39.77% 31.90% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 67 10
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +2.13% +31.60%
10th Percentile £366 £392 £363
90th Percentile £449 £457 £420
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
% change year-on-year - +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £46.50
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -29.82% +6.88%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 88 232 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 22.74% 36.83% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 182 45
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.06% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £261 £363 £185
90th Percentile £504 £575 £512
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £33.00 £14.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +135.71% +40.00% -
UK median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.18
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.23% +0.20%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Northern Ireland

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Northern Ireland

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Northern Ireland

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
County Antrim +7 30 £412 -1.85% 16
Relational Database
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 35 (100.00%) RDBMS
2 32 (91.43%) Oracle
3 31 (88.57%) SQL
4 27 (77.14%) Finance
5 24 (68.57%) Banking
6 23 (65.71%) DB2
7 22 (62.86%) Java
8 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
8 21 (60.00%) CSS
8 21 (60.00%) RESTful
9 20 (57.14%) Ajax
9 20 (57.14%) WebSphere
9 20 (57.14%) JSP
9 20 (57.14%) XML
9 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (54.29%) TDD
10 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
11 18 (51.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (51.43%) Backbone.js
11 18 (51.43%) Web Services
11 18 (51.43%) MVC
12 17 (48.57%) Eclipse
12 17 (48.57%) Struts
12 17 (48.57%) JUnit
12 17 (48.57%) Cucumber
12 17 (48.57%) Gherkin
12 17 (48.57%) Test Automation
13 16 (45.71%) Time Management
13 16 (45.71%) Degree
13 16 (45.71%) Spring

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 16 (45.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Spark
3 3 (8.57%) SAS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) RDBMS
2 23 (65.71%) DB2
3 16 (45.71%) DB2 UDB
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.57%) Big Data
8 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
9 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Cucumber
1 17 (48.57%) Eclipse
1 17 (48.57%) JUnit
2 16 (45.71%) Bower
2 16 (45.71%) Grunt
2 16 (45.71%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 27 (77.14%) Finance
2 24 (68.57%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) Java Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (17.14%) DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Report Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Talend Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
1 21 (60.00%) RESTful
2 20 (57.14%) Ajax
2 20 (57.14%) JSP
2 20 (57.14%) XML
3 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
4 18 (51.43%) Backbone.js
4 18 (51.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (51.43%) Web Services
5 17 (48.57%) Gherkin
5 17 (48.57%) Struts
6 16 (45.71%) Hibernate
6 16 (45.71%) Spring
6 16 (45.71%) Spring Batch
6 16 (45.71%) Spring Integration
7 6 (17.14%) JMS
8 4 (11.43%) EJB
8 4 (11.43%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (11.43%) Java EE
8 4 (11.43%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.71%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) TDD
3 18 (51.43%) MVC
4 17 (48.57%) Test Automation
5 16 (45.71%) Project Management
5 16 (45.71%) Time Management
5 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.43%) Analytics
8 4 (11.43%) ETL
9 3 (8.57%) Balanced Scorecard
9 3 (8.57%) Data Transformation
9 3 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (8.57%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (8.57%) Scorecard
9 3 (8.57%) Statistical Inference
9 3 (8.57%) Time Series Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) Java
3 21 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Python
6 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.57%) Korn
7 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.57%) R
8 2 (5.71%) C#
9 1 (2.86%) C++
9 1 (2.86%) Scala
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) RapidMiner
2 3 (8.57%) Talend
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft