The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS 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 RDBMS over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 85 87 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -34
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 52 48 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.63% 1.73% 2.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.52% 9.04% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 28
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£353 £381 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.54% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £310 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £431 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -10.38%
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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
610 531 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.06% 19.12% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 264 247
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £101.75 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Scotland region.

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

RDBMS
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +6 32 £353 -7.54% 4
Edinburgh -13 8 £368 -8.12% 6
Stirling - 6 - -
West Lothian - 3 £330 -
North Lanarkshire -8 2 - -
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RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 89 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 61 (68.54%) Java
3 48 (53.93%) SQL
4 46 (51.69%) Finance
5 44 (49.44%) Spring
6 42 (47.19%) Oracle
7 37 (41.57%) OO
8 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (38.20%) Sybase
10 33 (37.08%) Linux
10 33 (37.08%) JMS
11 31 (34.83%) UNIX
12 30 (33.71%) Hibernate
13 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (31.46%) Web Services
15 27 (30.34%) SDLC
16 26 (29.21%) Banking
17 25 (28.09%) Performance Tuning
18 24 (26.97%) OOD
19 22 (24.72%) JUnit
20 21 (23.60%) DB2
20 21 (23.60%) Perl
20 21 (23.60%) J2SE
20 21 (23.60%) Oracle Database
21 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
22 18 (20.22%) CSS
23 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
23 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
24 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
25 15 (16.85%) JSP

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) SAS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) HTTP
1 1 (1.12%) CTI
1 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 21 (23.60%) Oracle Database
2 21 (23.60%) DB2
3 17 (19.10%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.87%) Big Data
5 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (7.87%) MySQL
6 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.25%) SQLPlus
8 1 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.12%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) JUnit
2 5 (5.62%) Ant
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (4.49%) Maven
4 3 (3.37%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (3.37%) Axure RP
4 3 (3.37%) QUnit
5 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.25%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.25%) Selenium
5 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.25%) NUnit
5 2 (2.25%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.12%) Toad
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.12%) Fiddler
General
1 46 (51.69%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Banking
3 15 (16.85%) Investment Banking
4 13 (14.61%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Legal
5 2 (2.25%) Local Government
6 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (64.04%) Developer
2 39 (43.82%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) Senior Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.24%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Lead Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Designer
9 5 (5.62%) Solutions Designer
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.49%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Technical Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Senior Designer
11 3 (3.37%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (3.37%) UI Programmer
11 3 (3.37%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (49.44%) Spring
2 33 (37.08%) JMS
3 30 (33.71%) Hibernate
4 28 (31.46%) Web Services
5 21 (23.60%) J2SE
6 18 (20.22%) CSS
7 15 (16.85%) JSP
8 14 (15.73%) XML
9 13 (14.61%) HTML
10 10 (11.24%) Servlets
11 9 (10.11%) DHTML
11 9 (10.11%) XSL
11 9 (10.11%) EJB
12 8 (8.99%) JPA
13 7 (7.87%) JSON
14 6 (6.74%) jQuery
14 6 (6.74%) Spring Integration
15 5 (5.62%) REST
15 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
15 5 (5.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) CMDB
4 3 (3.37%) GIS
4 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.25%) Equities
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.12%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.12%) iPad
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Linux
2 31 (34.83%) UNIX
3 10 (11.24%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) AIX
5 2 (2.25%) Solaris
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) VME
6 1 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) OO
2 35 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.34%) SDLC
4 25 (28.09%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (26.97%) OOD
6 17 (19.10%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.85%) Wealth Management
8 13 (14.61%) SOA
8 13 (14.61%) Database Tuning
9 9 (10.11%) UML
9 9 (10.11%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.11%) Scrum
10 8 (8.99%) TDD
10 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.87%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (6.74%) Use Case
12 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) Java
2 48 (53.93%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) Perl
4 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.11%) VBA
7 5 (5.62%) C#
8 4 (4.49%) Scala
8 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.37%) Jython
9 3 (3.37%) Groovy
10 2 (2.25%) Python
10 2 (2.25%) VB
11 1 (1.12%) COBOL
11 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.12%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) logstash
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Control-M
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 42 (47.19%) Oracle
2 34 (38.20%) Sybase
3 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.25%) IBM
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.12%) Perforce
4 1 (1.12%) VMware
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