The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 30 29 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 43 52 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.70% 5.96% 9.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.00% 22.81% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Relational Database
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
253 228 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.65% 26.12% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 111 84
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £65.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database.

1 56 (72.73%) SQL
2 54 (70.13%) RDBMS
3 52 (67.53%) Java
4 42 (54.55%) UNIX
5 40 (51.95%) Finance
6 36 (46.75%) Sybase
7 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (45.45%) Spring
8 34 (44.16%) Oracle
9 30 (38.96%) OO
9 30 (38.96%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (37.66%) Linux
11 26 (33.77%) DB2
12 25 (32.47%) Banking
13 24 (31.17%) Perl
13 24 (31.17%) SDLC
14 23 (29.87%) OOD
15 22 (28.57%) JMS
16 21 (27.27%) J2SE
16 21 (27.27%) JUnit
16 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
17 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
17 20 (25.97%) CSS
18 19 (24.68%) Performance Tuning
19 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
20 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
20 17 (22.08%) Web Services
20 17 (22.08%) XML
21 16 (20.78%) HTML
22 15 (19.48%) Investment Banking

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) CTI
1 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (70.13%) RDBMS
2 26 (33.77%) DB2
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (7.79%) Big Data
7 6 (7.79%) MS Access
7 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.90%) KDB
10 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (2.60%) MySQL
12 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) JUnit
2 6 (7.79%) CruiseControl
3 5 (6.49%) Selenium
4 4 (5.19%) Maven
5 3 (3.90%) NUnit
5 3 (3.90%) QUnit
6 2 (2.60%) Ant
6 2 (2.60%) Subversion
6 2 (2.60%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) Hudson
7 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.30%) Gradle
General
1 40 (51.95%) Finance
2 25 (32.47%) Banking
3 15 (19.48%) Investment Banking
4 9 (11.69%) Front Office
5 2 (2.60%) Local Government
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Developer
2 33 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.99%) SQL Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
4 8 (10.39%) Lead Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Technical Leader
4 8 (10.39%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Technical Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Designer
5 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Programmer
8 3 (3.90%) DBA
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Data Programmer
8 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) Spring
2 22 (28.57%) JMS
3 21 (27.27%) J2SE
4 20 (25.97%) CSS
5 17 (22.08%) Web Services
5 17 (22.08%) XML
6 16 (20.78%) HTML
7 14 (18.18%) JSP
7 14 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 10 (12.99%) Ajax
9 9 (11.69%) Servlets
9 9 (11.69%) XSL
9 9 (11.69%) DHTML
9 9 (11.69%) EJB
10 7 (9.09%) XSLT
11 5 (6.49%) JDBC
11 5 (6.49%) JSON
11 5 (6.49%) RESTful
12 4 (5.19%) Spring Web Flow
12 4 (5.19%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) CMDB
3 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.60%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.60%) Equities
3 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) User Experience
4 1 (1.30%) Derivative
4 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.30%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.30%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (54.55%) UNIX
2 29 (37.66%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.60%) Windows
4 2 (2.60%) AIX
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.30%) VME
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) OO
3 24 (31.17%) SDLC
4 23 (29.87%) OOD
5 21 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 19 (24.68%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (19.48%) Wealth Management
8 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.99%) Database Tuning
10 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.39%) Data Analysis
11 7 (9.09%) SOA
11 7 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
12 6 (7.79%) TDD
12 6 (7.79%) Scrum
13 5 (6.49%) MVC
13 5 (6.49%) Migration
13 5 (6.49%) Web Application Development
13 5 (6.49%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (72.73%) SQL
2 52 (67.53%) Java
3 24 (31.17%) Perl
4 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.08%) PL/SQL
6 9 (11.69%) VBA
7 8 (10.39%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.49%) Scala
8 5 (6.49%) C#
9 1 (1.30%) COBOL
9 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.30%) VB
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) XPath
9 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (6.49%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
4 1 (1.30%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (1.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Sybase
2 34 (44.16%) Oracle
3 8 (10.39%) Teradata
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (1.30%) Sun
6 1 (1.30%) Actuate
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.30%) Perforce
6 1 (1.30%) Netezza
6 1 (1.30%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.30%) Vertica
6 1 (1.30%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.30%) MapR