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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 93 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 58 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 1.31% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.93% 6.08% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 25
Average daily rate £385 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £46.09 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.27%
RDBMS
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
584 641 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 21.50% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 354 313
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 31 £385 -6.66% 7
Edinburgh +2 12 £363 - 2
Stirling +14 7 £550 +22.22% 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £317 -
Aberdeen +6 1 - -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 88 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 47 (53.41%) SQL
3 42 (47.73%) Java
4 37 (42.05%) Oracle
5 31 (35.23%) Linux
6 28 (31.82%) OO
7 26 (29.55%) SDLC
8 24 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 23 (26.14%) Spring
9 23 (26.14%) DB2
10 22 (25.00%) JUnit
10 22 (25.00%) Unix
10 22 (25.00%) Sybase
10 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (25.00%) Finance
11 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (22.73%) Perl
11 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
12 19 (21.59%) OOD
13 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (18.18%) J2SE
14 16 (18.18%) Banking
14 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
16 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.91%) JMS
16 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
16 14 (15.91%) Windows

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (7.95%) JBoss
2 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (2.27%) Documentum
3 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
1 2 (2.27%) LDAP
1 2 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 23 (26.14%) DB2
4 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
5 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (10.23%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (10.23%) MongoDB
7 8 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
8 7 (7.95%) Big Data
9 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
10 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 1 (1.14%) Data Mart
13 1 (1.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) JUnit
2 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.23%) Hudson
4 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.82%) MSI
5 6 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.68%) Cobertura
6 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.68%) JBehave
7 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.41%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 3 (3.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.27%) Ant
8 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.27%) JIRA
8 2 (2.27%) PVCS
8 2 (2.27%) Selenium
8 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (18.18%) Banking
3 14 (15.91%) Front Office
4 10 (11.36%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Legal
6 2 (2.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (57.95%) Developer
2 28 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Analyst
3 9 (10.23%) Business Developer
3 9 (10.23%) Business Objects Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Architect
4 7 (7.95%) DBA
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) C++ Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Data Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Software Verification Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (26.14%) Spring
2 16 (18.18%) J2SE
3 14 (15.91%) JMS
4 12 (13.64%) XML
5 10 (11.36%) .NET
6 8 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 8 (9.09%) Java EE
6 8 (9.09%) JDBC
6 8 (9.09%) SOAP
7 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.95%) ELK Stack
7 7 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (7.95%) WinForms
7 7 (7.95%) WPF
8 6 (6.82%) HTML
8 6 (6.82%) JPA
8 6 (6.82%) JSON
8 6 (6.82%) JSP
8 6 (6.82%) XSD
9 4 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Equities
2 8 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.68%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.55%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) Derivative
6 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Linux
2 22 (25.00%) Unix
3 14 (15.91%) Windows
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) Solaris
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) OO
2 26 (29.55%) SDLC
3 22 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (21.59%) OOD
6 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 13 (14.77%) ETL
10 11 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (10.23%) DevOps
12 9 (10.23%) Web Development
13 8 (9.09%) Project Management
14 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
14 7 (7.95%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (7.95%) Database Tuning
14 7 (7.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) SQL
2 42 (47.73%) Java
3 20 (22.73%) Perl
4 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.64%) C++
6 11 (12.50%) C#
7 10 (11.36%) Python
8 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.95%) VBScript
9 6 (6.82%) C
9 6 (6.82%) COBOL
9 6 (6.82%) PL/1
9 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
9 6 (6.82%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.68%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.68%) VB
11 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.27%) Ruby
12 2 (2.27%) Scala
13 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 4 (4.55%) ISEB
5 3 (3.41%) OCP
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.27%) Docker
3 2 (2.27%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) logstash
1 9 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.95%) Kibana
3 5 (5.68%) BladeLogic
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.27%) Ansible
6 2 (2.27%) CA Wily
6 2 (2.27%) Puppet
6 2 (2.27%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.14%) Control-M
7 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Oracle
2 22 (25.00%) Sybase
3 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.27%) Google
5 2 (2.27%) Pega
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.27%) Splunk
5 2 (2.27%) Talend
6 1 (1.14%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.14%) Informatica
6 1 (1.14%) Teradata
Scotland
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Stirling
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago