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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 90 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 60 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.07% 1.53% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.92% 7.38% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 14
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £65.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-44.61% +88.40%
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
673 623 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.25% 20.66% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 333 297
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +53.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.50 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +14 42 £400 +14.28% 6
Edinburgh -13 6 £400 +53.84% 3
Stirling +1 5 £538 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £317 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £450 - 1
RDBMS
UK

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 89 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 60 (67.42%) SQL
3 44 (49.44%) Java
4 37 (41.57%) DB2
4 37 (41.57%) Linux
5 36 (40.45%) Oracle
6 35 (39.33%) Sybase
6 35 (39.33%) Spring
7 33 (37.08%) Unix
7 33 (37.08%) JUnit
8 32 (35.96%) OO
9 31 (34.83%) SDLC
10 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (32.58%) Finance
11 28 (31.46%) OOD
12 27 (30.34%) Oracle Database
13 26 (29.21%) J2SE
13 26 (29.21%) Perl
13 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (28.09%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (25.84%) JMS
16 22 (24.72%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
17 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
18 19 (21.35%) Front Office
19 15 (16.85%) Banking
19 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
20 14 (15.73%) ETL
20 14 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
21 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking

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 (7.87%) JBoss
2 5 (5.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) HTTP
1 2 (2.25%) LDAP
1 2 (2.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 37 (41.57%) DB2
3 27 (30.34%) Oracle Database
4 22 (24.72%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (23.60%) SQL Server
6 9 (10.11%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (8.99%) Big Data
7 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
8 7 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
10 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
10 5 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.37%) IBM PureData
11 3 (3.37%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (1.12%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 33 (37.08%) JUnit
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) Cobertura
3 5 (5.62%) JBehave
3 5 (5.62%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.37%) Ant
5 3 (3.37%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.37%) Hudson
5 3 (3.37%) Maven
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.25%) JIRA
6 2 (2.25%) MSI
6 2 (2.25%) PVCS
6 2 (2.25%) Selenium
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Front Office
3 15 (16.85%) Banking
4 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (58.43%) Developer
2 31 (34.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 9 (10.11%) Business Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Business Objects Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Data Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 8 (8.99%) DBA
7 7 (7.87%) C++ Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Data Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.33%) Spring
2 26 (29.21%) J2SE
3 23 (25.84%) JMS
4 9 (10.11%) SOAP
5 7 (7.87%) Java EE
5 7 (7.87%) JDBC
5 7 (7.87%) XML
6 6 (6.74%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.74%) JSON
7 5 (5.62%) .NET
7 5 (5.62%) HTML
7 5 (5.62%) JPA
7 5 (5.62%) JSP
8 4 (4.49%) Servlets
8 4 (4.49%) Web Services
9 2 (2.25%) Apache CXF
9 2 (2.25%) Drools
9 2 (2.25%) REST
9 2 (2.25%) WinForms
9 2 (2.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Equities
2 10 (11.24%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (7.87%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.49%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.25%) Derivative
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Linux
2 33 (37.08%) Unix
3 5 (5.62%) Solaris
3 5 (5.62%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) AIX
4 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) OO
2 31 (34.83%) SDLC
3 28 (31.46%) OOD
4 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (28.09%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.85%) Data Modelling
8 14 (15.73%) ETL
8 14 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (12.36%) Database Tuning
9 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (7.87%) Investment Management
12 7 (7.87%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (7.87%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.87%) Wealth Management
13 6 (6.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) SQL
2 44 (49.44%) Java
3 26 (29.21%) Perl
4 9 (10.11%) C++
5 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.62%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) Python
7 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.25%) C
8 2 (2.25%) COBOL
8 2 (2.25%) PL/1
8 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.25%) Ruby
8 2 (2.25%) Scala
8 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.25%) VBScript
9 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) ISEB
4 5 (5.62%) Degree
5 4 (4.49%) OCP
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) HDFS
3 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.62%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.37%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.25%) Ansible
4 2 (2.25%) CA Wily
4 2 (2.25%) logstash
4 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.25%) Puppet
4 2 (2.25%) rkt
4 2 (2.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Oracle
2 35 (39.33%) Sybase
3 9 (10.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.74%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (5.62%) Talend
6 4 (4.49%) IBM
6 4 (4.49%) VMware
7 3 (3.37%) Netezza
8 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.25%) Google
8 2 (2.25%) Pega
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.25%) Splunk
9 1 (1.12%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.12%) Perforce
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