The table below looks at the statistics for KDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KDB over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kx Systems KDB
Rank - - 113
Contract jobs citing KDB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
524 584 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.57% 22.08% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 340 244
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £273 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KDB across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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