The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank - 129 105
Contract jobs citing KDB 0 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.10% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.49% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Median daily rate - £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
KDB
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
588 615 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.26% 21.11% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 327 300
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £29.80 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing KDB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

KDB
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

KDB Daily Rate Trend in Scotland