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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 23 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 59 87 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.48% 10.77% 4.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.65% 37.66% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 15
Average daily rate
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£310 £338 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% +23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £455 £318
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 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
199 231 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.22% 28.59% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 117 85
Average daily rate £325 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £229 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Relational Database
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 81 (77.88%) Java
2 64 (61.54%) SQL
2 64 (61.54%) UNIX
3 60 (57.69%) RDBMS
4 48 (46.15%) Spring
5 45 (43.27%) Linux
6 42 (40.38%) Oracle
7 39 (37.50%) OO
7 39 (37.50%) Finance
8 37 (35.58%) XML
9 36 (34.62%) Perl
9 36 (34.62%) Banking
10 33 (31.73%) JavaScript
10 33 (31.73%) HTML
10 33 (31.73%) JMS
11 30 (28.85%) Hibernate
12 28 (26.92%) Sybase
13 26 (25.00%) JSP
14 24 (23.08%) CSS
14 24 (23.08%) J2EE
14 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (20.19%) Unit Testing
15 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
15 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
16 20 (19.23%) MVC
16 20 (19.23%) WebSphere
17 19 (18.27%) DB2
17 19 (18.27%) XSLT
18 18 (17.31%) Struts
19 17 (16.35%) Shell Script

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (19.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.92%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) GemFire
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.96%) Lync
5 1 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (57.69%) RDBMS
2 21 (20.19%) SQL Server
3 19 (18.27%) DB2
4 12 (11.54%) Neo4j
4 12 (11.54%) MongoDB
5 11 (10.58%) Oracle Database
6 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.92%) KDB
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.92%) Ingres
11 1 (0.96%) DataStage
11 1 (0.96%) MySQL
11 1 (0.96%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) JUnit
1 14 (13.46%) Selenium
1 14 (13.46%) CruiseControl
2 10 (9.62%) Subversion
3 5 (4.81%) Maven
4 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.85%) Ant
5 2 (1.92%) CppUnit
5 2 (1.92%) GoogleTest
5 2 (1.92%) JIRA
5 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.92%) PVCS
5 2 (1.92%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
General
1 39 (37.50%) Finance
2 36 (34.62%) Banking
3 12 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (78.85%) Developer
2 58 (55.77%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Analyst
4 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 8 (7.69%) Programmer
5 7 (6.73%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.73%) Java Programmer
6 6 (5.77%) SQL Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (4.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Database Developer
7 5 (4.81%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (2.88%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (1.92%) Designer
10 2 (1.92%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (46.15%) Spring
2 37 (35.58%) XML
3 33 (31.73%) HTML
3 33 (31.73%) JMS
4 30 (28.85%) Hibernate
5 26 (25.00%) JSP
6 24 (23.08%) CSS
6 24 (23.08%) J2EE
7 19 (18.27%) XSLT
8 18 (17.31%) Struts
9 16 (15.38%) JDBC
9 16 (15.38%) iBATIS
10 14 (13.46%) Spring MVC
10 14 (13.46%) Spring Web Flow
10 14 (13.46%) GWT
10 14 (13.46%) Ajax
11 13 (12.50%) REST
12 12 (11.54%) JAX-RS
12 12 (11.54%) J2SE
13 11 (10.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (4.81%) Equity Derivative
2 5 (4.81%) Hedge funds
3 4 (3.85%) Equities
4 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) SCORM
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.96%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 64 (61.54%) UNIX
2 45 (43.27%) Linux
3 12 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.73%) Windows
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) OO
2 24 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.19%) Unit Testing
4 20 (19.23%) MVC
5 16 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (14.42%) Web Application Development
7 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
7 14 (13.46%) OOD
8 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (11.54%) Web Design
9 10 (9.62%) ETL
9 10 (9.62%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.62%) SOA
10 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.65%) Technical Analysis
11 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 8 (7.69%) TDD
12 7 (6.73%) ITIL
13 6 (5.77%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.77%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 81 (77.88%) Java
2 64 (61.54%) SQL
3 36 (34.62%) Perl
4 33 (31.73%) JavaScript
5 21 (20.19%) PL/SQL
6 17 (16.35%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.73%) C#
8 6 (5.77%) VBA
9 5 (4.81%) Python
9 5 (4.81%) Scala
10 3 (2.88%) C++
11 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.96%) Jython
12 1 (0.96%) VC++
12 1 (0.96%) Groovy
12 1 (0.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) OCPJP
1 4 (3.85%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (40.38%) Oracle
2 28 (26.92%) Sybase
3 6 (5.77%) IBM
4 4 (3.85%) Sun
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.88%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.92%) StreamBase
6 2 (1.92%) Google
6 2 (1.92%) Kofax
7 1 (0.96%) Informatica
7 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.96%) JBoss
7 1 (0.96%) Progress
7 1 (0.96%) Twitter
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