The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 25 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 51 80 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.17% 10.40% 4.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 36.04% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 13
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£369 £338 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £295 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
204 222 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.70% 28.87% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 108 87
Average daily rate £325 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Relational Database
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 86 (78.90%) Java
2 67 (61.47%) SQL
3 66 (60.55%) UNIX
4 61 (55.96%) RDBMS
5 49 (44.95%) Spring
6 46 (42.20%) Linux
7 45 (41.28%) Oracle
8 43 (39.45%) Finance
9 42 (38.53%) XML
10 41 (37.61%) OO
11 37 (33.94%) Perl
11 37 (33.94%) Banking
12 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
12 35 (32.11%) HTML
12 35 (32.11%) JMS
13 32 (29.36%) Hibernate
14 30 (27.52%) Sybase
15 29 (26.61%) JSP
16 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (24.77%) CSS
18 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
18 25 (22.94%) J2EE
19 24 (22.02%) PL/SQL
20 22 (20.18%) Unit Testing
20 22 (20.18%) Performance Tuning
21 21 (19.27%) WebSphere
21 21 (19.27%) MVC
22 20 (18.35%) XSLT
23 19 (17.43%) Struts
23 19 (17.43%) DB2

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 21 (19.27%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) GemFire
4 2 (1.83%) Confluence
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.92%) Mule
5 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.92%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (55.96%) RDBMS
2 25 (22.94%) SQL Server
3 19 (17.43%) DB2
4 12 (11.01%) MongoDB
4 12 (11.01%) Neo4j
5 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.83%) Ingres
10 2 (1.83%) KDB
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.92%) DataStage
11 1 (0.92%) MySQL
11 1 (0.92%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Selenium
1 15 (13.76%) CruiseControl
2 14 (12.84%) JUnit
3 10 (9.17%) Subversion
4 5 (4.59%) Maven
5 4 (3.67%) Ant
5 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.83%) PVCS
6 2 (1.83%) JDeveloper
6 2 (1.83%) GoogleTest
6 2 (1.83%) CppUnit
6 2 (1.83%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 43 (39.45%) Finance
2 37 (33.94%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Front Office
4 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (78.90%) Developer
2 60 (55.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.84%) Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Programmer
5 8 (7.34%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Java Programmer
6 7 (6.42%) Applications Support
7 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.50%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (5.50%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (4.59%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Database Developer
8 5 (4.59%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.75%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) C# Developer
10 2 (1.83%) Senior Support Analyst
10 2 (1.83%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.95%) Spring
2 42 (38.53%) XML
3 35 (32.11%) HTML
3 35 (32.11%) JMS
4 32 (29.36%) Hibernate
5 29 (26.61%) JSP
6 27 (24.77%) CSS
7 25 (22.94%) J2EE
8 20 (18.35%) XSLT
9 19 (17.43%) Struts
10 17 (15.60%) JDBC
10 17 (15.60%) iBATIS
11 15 (13.76%) GWT
11 15 (13.76%) Spring MVC
11 15 (13.76%) Spring Web Flow
11 15 (13.76%) Ajax
11 15 (13.76%) Web Services
12 13 (11.93%) Servlets
12 13 (11.93%) REST
13 12 (11.01%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Equity Derivative
1 7 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (5.50%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.67%) Equities
4 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.92%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.92%) SCORM
5 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 66 (60.55%) UNIX
2 46 (42.20%) Linux
3 12 (11.01%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.42%) Windows
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.61%) OO
2 28 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.18%) Unit Testing
3 22 (20.18%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (19.27%) MVC
5 16 (14.68%) Web Application Development
6 14 (12.84%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.84%) OOD
6 14 (12.84%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.01%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (11.01%) ETL
7 12 (11.01%) Web Design
8 11 (10.09%) SOA
8 11 (10.09%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (7.34%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.34%) TDD
10 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.42%) Database Tuning
10 7 (6.42%) ITIL
11 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (78.90%) Java
2 67 (61.47%) SQL
3 37 (33.94%) Perl
4 35 (32.11%) JavaScript
5 24 (22.02%) PL/SQL
6 18 (16.51%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.42%) VBA
7 7 (6.42%) C#
8 6 (5.50%) Scala
9 5 (4.59%) Python
10 3 (2.75%) C++
11 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Groovy
12 1 (0.92%) Clojure
12 1 (0.92%) Jython
12 1 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Sun Certification
1 4 (3.67%) OCPJP
2 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Oracle
2 30 (27.52%) Sybase
3 8 (7.34%) IBM
4 4 (3.67%) Sun
5 3 (2.75%) Informatica
5 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.75%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.83%) Kofax
6 2 (1.83%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.83%) Google
7 1 (0.92%) Twitter
7 1 (0.92%) JBoss
7 1 (0.92%) Progress