The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 60 84
Rank change year-on-year +4 +24  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 45 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.19% 3.17% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.42% 14.19% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 26
Median daily rate £406 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £363 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 312 458 632
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 22.13% 22.32% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 326 426
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.73% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £100.55 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in West Yorkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in West Yorkshire

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in West Yorkshire

Relational Database
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds -1 30 £390 -9.30% 8
Bradford +8 6 £425 +11.84% 1
Relational Database
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.93%) HTML
3 47 (52.81%) CSS
4 46 (51.69%) Python
5 45 (50.56%) Linux
6 43 (48.31%) Test Automation
7 42 (47.19%) Git (software)
8 41 (46.07%) Scala
9 37 (41.57%) Ruby
9 37 (41.57%) HTTP
10 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
11 33 (37.08%) Subversion
11 33 (37.08%) Web Design
11 33 (37.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 32 (35.96%) HTML5
13 31 (34.83%) REST
13 31 (34.83%) CSS3
14 30 (33.71%) JSON
14 30 (33.71%) Scrum
14 30 (33.71%) C#
15 29 (32.58%) Java
15 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
15 29 (32.58%) MVC
15 29 (32.58%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (31.46%) Spring
17 27 (30.34%) Jenkins
18 26 (29.21%) Ajax
18 26 (29.21%) Open Source
18 26 (29.21%) Google
19 24 (26.97%) Confluence

Relational Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 24 (26.97%) Confluence
2 2 (2.25%) JBoss
2 2 (2.25%) SAS
2 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.49%) IaaS
2 4 (4.49%) Loggly
2 4 (4.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 37 (41.57%) HTTP
2 2 (2.25%) Extranet
2 2 (2.25%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) RDBMS
2 16 (17.98%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.99%) MySQL
5 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.87%) Riak
6 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.49%) Pentaho
8 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.37%) MariaDB
9 3 (3.37%) MS Access
9 3 (3.37%) SSDT
10 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 42 (47.19%) Git (software)
2 33 (37.08%) Subversion
3 27 (30.34%) Jenkins
4 24 (26.97%) JIRA
5 22 (24.72%) JUnit
6 5 (5.62%) Maven
7 4 (4.49%) Grunt
7 4 (4.49%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.49%) PHPUnit
7 4 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (4.49%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.37%) Selenium
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.25%) Toad
10 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Billing
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (74.16%) Developer
2 30 (33.71%) Scala Developer
3 20 (22.47%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (7.87%) Architect
5 7 (7.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Agile Developer
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (4.49%) PHP Software Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Data Migration Lead
9 3 (3.37%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.93%) HTML
2 47 (52.81%) CSS
3 32 (35.96%) HTML5
4 31 (34.83%) CSS3
4 31 (34.83%) REST
5 30 (33.71%) JSON
6 28 (31.46%) Spring
7 26 (29.21%) Ajax
8 24 (26.97%) Django
9 23 (25.84%) Play Framework
9 23 (25.84%) RESTful
10 22 (24.72%) Guice
10 22 (24.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 19 (21.35%) Spring MVC
12 14 (15.73%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (8.99%) .NET
13 8 (8.99%) Node.js
13 8 (8.99%) Symfony
14 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
15 6 (6.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) User Experience
2 5 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) RIA
5 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (50.56%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Unix
3 11 (12.36%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.25%) Solaris
4 2 (2.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.12%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (48.31%) Test Automation
3 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
4 33 (37.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 33 (37.08%) Web Design
5 30 (33.71%) Scrum
6 29 (32.58%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (32.58%) MVC
7 26 (29.21%) Open Source
8 22 (24.72%) OWASP
9 18 (20.22%) Web Development
10 13 (14.61%) API Development
11 12 (13.48%) Data Modelling
12 11 (12.36%) Continuous Deployment
12 11 (12.36%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (12.36%) Visualisation
13 10 (11.24%) OO
14 9 (10.11%) Data Integration
14 9 (10.11%) TDD
15 8 (8.99%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) Python
2 41 (46.07%) Scala
3 37 (41.57%) Ruby
4 30 (33.71%) C#
5 29 (32.58%) Java
5 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
6 17 (19.10%) SQL
7 13 (14.61%) PHP
8 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.49%) VBA
10 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.37%) C++
10 3 (3.37%) Go
10 3 (3.37%) VB
11 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.49%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) HDFS
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Puppet
2 5 (5.62%) Ansible
2 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.49%) Nagios
3 4 (4.49%) Salt
3 4 (4.49%) ZABBIX
4 3 (3.37%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (29.21%) Google
2 17 (19.10%) Oracle
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.49%) IBM
4 4 (4.49%) Informatica
4 4 (4.49%) New Relic
4 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
4 4 (4.49%) SaltStack
4 4 (4.49%) Splunk
4 4 (4.49%) Talend
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) Zend