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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 90 89 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 39 36 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 1.42% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 6.64% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 48
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £435 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+29.57% -4.05%
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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
585 542 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.08% 21.43% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 290 297
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £271 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 0 24 £363 +13.63% 6
Stirling +3 6 £450 -
Edinburgh -11 4 - - 6
Aberdeen - 2 £370 -
Fife - 2 - -
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RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 78 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 57 (73.08%) Java
3 48 (61.54%) SQL
4 47 (60.26%) Finance
5 38 (48.72%) Spring
6 37 (47.44%) Banking
7 34 (43.59%) Oracle
7 34 (43.59%) Sybase
8 33 (42.31%) JMS
9 32 (41.03%) Linux
9 32 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (37.18%) OO
12 28 (35.90%) Web Services
13 26 (33.33%) UNIX
14 24 (30.77%) Hibernate
14 24 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (29.49%) DB2
15 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
16 22 (28.21%) JUnit
17 21 (26.92%) J2SE
18 20 (25.64%) OOD
18 20 (25.64%) CSS
18 20 (25.64%) Perl
19 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
20 16 (20.51%) XML
20 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
20 16 (20.51%) Investment Banking
20 16 (20.51%) Wealth Management
21 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (6.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (6.41%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) CICS
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (29.49%) DB2
3 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
4 16 (20.51%) Oracle Database
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (10.26%) MySQL
6 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.13%) Big Data
10 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.28%) Datomic
11 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) JUnit
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (2.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.28%) JBehave
5 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.28%) QUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.28%) YourKit
5 1 (1.28%) Maven
5 1 (1.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.28%) Fiddler
General
1 47 (60.26%) Finance
2 37 (47.44%) Banking
3 16 (20.51%) Investment Banking
4 9 (11.54%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) Java Developer
3 21 (26.92%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Designer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.41%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.13%) DBA
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Designer
9 3 (3.85%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.85%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.85%) Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.72%) Spring
2 33 (42.31%) JMS
3 28 (35.90%) Web Services
4 24 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 21 (26.92%) J2SE
6 20 (25.64%) CSS
7 16 (20.51%) XML
8 15 (19.23%) JSP
8 15 (19.23%) HTML
9 10 (12.82%) EJB
9 10 (12.82%) XSL
9 10 (12.82%) DHTML
9 10 (12.82%) Servlets
10 7 (8.97%) JSON
11 6 (7.69%) jQuery
11 6 (7.69%) JPA
11 6 (7.69%) Java EE
11 6 (7.69%) Spring Integration
12 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.41%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.10%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (5.13%) Equities
3 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) CMDB
5 2 (2.56%) VSAM
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.28%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) EPoS
6 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Linux
2 26 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) VME
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (37.18%) OO
4 20 (25.64%) OOD
5 16 (20.51%) Wealth Management
6 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 15 (19.23%) Database Tuning
7 14 (17.95%) SOA
8 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.26%) Scrum
9 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.97%) Investment Management
10 7 (8.97%) TDD
11 6 (7.69%) UML
11 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (6.41%) Use Case
12 5 (6.41%) Performance Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (73.08%) Java
2 48 (61.54%) SQL
3 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
4 20 (25.64%) Perl
5 15 (19.23%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.82%) VBA
7 5 (6.41%) Groovy
7 5 (6.41%) C#
7 5 (6.41%) Jython
8 4 (5.13%) Scala
9 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) COBOL
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) VB
9 2 (2.56%) Python
10 1 (1.28%) Clojure
10 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.28%) logstash
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.28%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Oracle
1 34 (43.59%) Sybase
2 3 (3.85%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) Sun
3 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.28%) Coverity
4 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
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