Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 18 August 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 32 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.32% 0.43% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 1.82% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £450 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.80% +5.75%
10th Percentile £341 £425 £272
90th Percentile £388 £475 £464
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.52 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year -28.77% - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 84 55 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.22% 23.91% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 41
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £265 £228 £204
90th Percentile £438 £404 £484
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £11.50
10th Percentile £17.71 - £11.25
90th Percentile £37.85 - £11.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -35.38% +52.94% +17.14%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Staffordshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Staffordshire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Staffordshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 8 £375 -16.67% 3
Lichfield - 1 £310 -
Relational Database
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) Redis
3 7 (58.33%) Docker
3 7 (58.33%) Teradata
3 7 (58.33%) DB2
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) RDBMS

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (58.33%) Redis
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Power BI
4 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
2 7 (58.33%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Science
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) R
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Teradata
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) RapidMiner