The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Database Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Consultant
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Database Consultant 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.28% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.29% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £390 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +72.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1666 2378 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 94.07% 96.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1274 1466
Median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 31 60
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +109.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Database Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Database Consultant in the job title.

Database Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Database Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Database Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Database Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Edinburgh +27 10 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £390 -
Database Consultant
UK

Database Consultant Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Database Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Database Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Banking
2 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Law
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 10 (66.67%) SIEM
4 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (53.33%) Intel Security
6 4 (26.67%) Database Security
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) DB2
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) VBA
7 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) Use Case
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management

Database Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Banking
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (26.67%) Database Security
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Intel Security
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle