The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 90 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 48 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 1.62% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.93% 8.20% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 16
Median daily rate £425 £353 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.56% -7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £287 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £430 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £42.97 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-16.21% +24.53%
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
605 634 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.12% 19.80% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 329 276
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +203.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £101.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +13 41 £425 +20.56% 7
Stirling 0 2 £525 -
Edinburgh -4 2 £388 +5.44% 2
Fife - 1 £320 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £450 -
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 106 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 71 (66.98%) SQL
3 56 (52.83%) Java
4 52 (49.06%) DB2
5 49 (46.23%) Linux
6 48 (45.28%) Unix
6 48 (45.28%) Sybase
7 45 (42.45%) Spring
8 43 (40.57%) Oracle
9 42 (39.62%) JUnit
10 40 (37.74%) SDLC
11 39 (36.79%) Finance
11 39 (36.79%) OO
12 38 (35.85%) Perl
13 36 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (33.02%) OOD
15 34 (32.08%) J2SE
16 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (30.19%) Oracle Database
18 30 (28.30%) JMS
19 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
20 27 (25.47%) Data Warehouse
21 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
22 23 (21.70%) Business Intelligence
23 22 (20.75%) Front Office
24 20 (18.87%) Data Modelling
25 19 (17.92%) Performance Tuning
26 17 (16.04%) ETL
27 15 (14.15%) Banking
28 13 (12.26%) Equity Derivative

RDBMS
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.60%) JBoss
2 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) Confluence
4 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) HTTP
1 2 (1.89%) LDAP
1 2 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 52 (49.06%) DB2
3 32 (30.19%) Oracle Database
4 27 (25.47%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
6 12 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
8 8 (7.55%) Big Data
9 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (5.66%) Hadoop
10 6 (5.66%) NoSQL
11 5 (4.72%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (4.72%) IBM PureData
11 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (4.72%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (4.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 5 (4.72%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) JUnit
2 10 (9.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.72%) Cobertura
4 5 (4.72%) JBehave
4 5 (4.72%) PVCS
5 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.83%) Ant
6 3 (2.83%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.83%) Hudson
6 3 (2.83%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
6 3 (2.83%) Subversion
7 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.89%) MSI
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 2 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (36.79%) Finance
2 22 (20.75%) Front Office
3 15 (14.15%) Banking
4 12 (11.32%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (59.43%) Developer
2 40 (37.74%) Java Developer
3 12 (11.32%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) C++ Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (8.49%) Architect
6 8 (7.55%) Data Architect
6 8 (7.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) DBA
7 6 (5.66%) Big Data Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Data Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Data Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (4.72%) Business Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Business Objects Developer
9 4 (3.77%) Consultant
10 3 (2.83%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.45%) Spring
2 34 (32.08%) J2SE
3 30 (28.30%) JMS
4 9 (8.49%) SOAP
5 8 (7.55%) XML
6 7 (6.60%) Java EE
6 7 (6.60%) JDBC
7 6 (5.66%) .NET
7 6 (5.66%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.66%) HTML
7 6 (5.66%) JSON
8 5 (4.72%) JPA
8 5 (4.72%) JSP
9 4 (3.77%) Servlets
9 4 (3.77%) Web Services
10 3 (2.83%) CSS
11 2 (1.89%) Drools
11 2 (1.89%) J2EE
11 2 (1.89%) WinForms
11 2 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.26%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (9.43%) Equities
4 9 (8.49%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.77%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.83%) Derivative
7 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.94%) Clustering
8 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.23%) Linux
2 48 (45.28%) Unix
3 5 (4.72%) Solaris
3 5 (4.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.89%) AIX
4 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.74%) SDLC
2 39 (36.79%) OO
3 35 (33.02%) OOD
4 33 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
6 23 (21.70%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (18.87%) Data Modelling
8 19 (17.92%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (16.04%) ETL
10 13 (12.26%) Database Tuning
11 12 (11.32%) Multithreading
12 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
13 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (8.49%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
15 7 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (6.60%) Investment Management
15 7 (6.60%) Waterfall
15 7 (6.60%) Wealth Management
16 6 (5.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (66.98%) SQL
2 56 (52.83%) Java
3 38 (35.85%) Perl
4 13 (12.26%) C++
5 9 (8.49%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.66%) C#
7 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.72%) Python
7 5 (4.72%) Scala
8 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.89%) C
9 2 (1.89%) COBOL
9 2 (1.89%) PL/1
9 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.89%) Ruby
9 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.89%) VBA
9 2 (1.89%) VBScript
10 1 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.60%) Degree
2 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) ISEB
4 4 (3.77%) OCP
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) Data Quality
1 6 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.89%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.89%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.94%) HDFS
3 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (4.72%) BladeLogic
3 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.89%) Ansible
4 2 (1.89%) CA Wily
4 2 (1.89%) logstash
4 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.89%) Puppet
4 2 (1.89%) rkt
4 2 (1.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (45.28%) Sybase
2 43 (40.57%) Oracle
3 11 (10.38%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.43%) Talend
5 6 (5.66%) IBM
6 5 (4.72%) Netezza
7 4 (3.77%) VMware
8 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.89%) Google
8 2 (1.89%) Jaspersoft
8 2 (1.89%) Pega
8 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.89%) Splunk
9 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.94%) Perforce
9 1 (0.94%) Telerik
9 1 (0.94%) TIBCO
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