The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 49 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 78 92 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.96% 3.21% 2.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.93% 14.96% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 56 42
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £270 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.54% +10.71%
Relational Database
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
435 615 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.07% 21.47% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 360 390
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Relational Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Relational Database
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 Relational Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +6 30 £375 +7.14% 9
Edinburgh +9 24 £388 -13.88% 14
Renfrewshire -10 14 £435 +6.09%
West Lothian +6 9 £325 -13.33%
Fife +1 1 £275 -14.06%
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 98 (51.31%) SQL
2 94 (49.21%) Java
3 88 (46.07%) RDBMS
4 59 (30.89%) Oracle
5 57 (29.84%) Linux
6 54 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (27.75%) Unix
8 46 (24.08%) SQL Server
9 42 (21.99%) Spring
10 38 (19.90%) Finance
11 37 (19.37%) DB2
11 37 (19.37%) Security Cleared
12 35 (18.32%) JavaScript
13 33 (17.28%) OO
14 31 (16.23%) Windows
14 31 (16.23%) Data Modelling
14 31 (16.23%) Configuration Management
14 31 (16.23%) Oracle Database
14 31 (16.23%) SDLC
15 30 (15.71%) Sybase
16 29 (15.18%) Perl
17 28 (14.66%) PL/SQL
17 28 (14.66%) ITIL
18 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (13.61%) Data Centre
19 26 (13.61%) C#
20 25 (13.09%) .NET
20 25 (13.09%) Release Management
21 24 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
22 23 (12.04%) JUnit

Relational Database
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 10 (5.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (3.66%) JBoss
3 4 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.57%) IIS
4 3 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.05%) CICS
5 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
6 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.52%) Maximo
2 1 (0.52%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.52%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (2.62%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.05%) IaaS
3 2 (1.05%) PaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Route 53
3 2 (1.05%) SaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.52%) GitHub
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.95%) LAN
1 19 (9.95%) WAN
2 5 (2.62%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (2.09%) Firewall
3 4 (2.09%) SAN
4 3 (1.57%) DNS
4 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.05%) HTTP
5 2 (1.05%) Internet
5 2 (1.05%) SSL
6 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (46.07%) RDBMS
2 46 (24.08%) SQL Server
3 37 (19.37%) DB2
4 31 (16.23%) Oracle Database
5 24 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (6.28%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (2.09%) IBM PureData
11 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.09%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (2.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 4 (2.09%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.09%) QlikView
12 2 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (12.04%) JUnit
2 10 (5.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.24%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.62%) Subversion
3 5 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.09%) JIRA
4 4 (2.09%) Maven
4 4 (2.09%) PVCS
4 4 (2.09%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.57%) Moq
5 3 (1.57%) NUnit
5 3 (1.57%) Selenium
6 2 (1.05%) Ant
6 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.05%) GitLab
6 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.05%) Hudson
6 2 (1.05%) MSI
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (19.90%) Finance
2 10 (5.24%) Law
3 8 (4.19%) Banking
3 8 (4.19%) Billing
3 8 (4.19%) Front Office
4 7 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (42.41%) Developer
2 40 (20.94%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.04%) Architect
4 20 (10.47%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (6.81%) Analyst
5 13 (6.81%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.28%) Consultant
6 12 (6.28%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (5.24%) Designer
7 10 (5.24%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 10 (5.24%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.71%) Applications Developer
8 9 (4.71%) Database Designer
9 7 (3.66%) DBA
9 7 (3.66%) Scala Developer
9 7 (3.66%) Web Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (3.14%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.14%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.99%) Spring
2 25 (13.09%) .NET
3 23 (12.04%) jQuery
4 18 (9.42%) J2SE
4 18 (9.42%) XML
5 17 (8.90%) JMS
5 17 (8.90%) Web Services
6 14 (7.33%) Middleware
7 10 (5.24%) HTML
7 10 (5.24%) SOAP
8 8 (4.19%) Apache CXF
9 7 (3.66%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.66%) JSON
9 7 (3.66%) REST
10 6 (3.14%) CSS
10 6 (3.14%) HTML5
10 6 (3.14%) J2EE
10 6 (3.14%) Java EE
11 5 (2.62%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (13.61%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (8.90%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.19%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (3.14%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.62%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.09%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.09%) Replication
8 3 (1.57%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.57%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.05%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.05%) Derivative
9 2 (1.05%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.05%) Equities
9 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (29.84%) Linux
2 53 (27.75%) Unix
3 31 (16.23%) Windows
4 7 (3.66%) AIX
4 7 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.57%) Tru64
6 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.05%) MVS
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.27%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.28%) OO
3 31 (16.23%) Configuration Management
3 31 (16.23%) Data Modelling
3 31 (16.23%) SDLC
4 28 (14.66%) ITIL
5 25 (13.09%) Release Management
6 23 (12.04%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (10.99%) Test Scripting
8 19 (9.95%) ETL
8 19 (9.95%) Matrix Organization
8 19 (9.95%) Network Design
8 19 (9.95%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 17 (8.90%) Office Automation
9 17 (8.90%) Scrum
10 16 (8.38%) ITIL V3
11 15 (7.85%) OOD
11 15 (7.85%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.33%) CRM
13 13 (6.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 98 (51.31%) SQL
2 94 (49.21%) Java
3 35 (18.32%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.18%) Perl
5 28 (14.66%) PL/SQL
6 26 (13.61%) C#
7 22 (11.52%) C++
8 20 (10.47%) VBA
9 18 (9.42%) VB
10 15 (7.85%) VB.NET
10 15 (7.85%) VB6
11 10 (5.24%) Python
12 7 (3.66%) Scala
13 5 (2.62%) PHP
13 5 (2.62%) Ruby
13 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.57%) Clojure
14 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (19.37%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.04%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.42%) Degree
4 6 (3.14%) ISEB
5 3 (1.57%) MCAD
5 3 (1.57%) MCSD
5 3 (1.57%) MCTS
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.05%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.05%) HND
7 1 (0.52%) IISP
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.19%) QA
2 5 (2.62%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) NFS
4 1 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.05%) Ansible
4 2 (1.05%) Puppet
5 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.52%) Graphite
5 1 (0.52%) Kibana
5 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (30.89%) Oracle
2 30 (15.71%) Sybase
3 21 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 15 (7.85%) ILOG
5 11 (5.76%) IBM
6 10 (5.24%) MicroStrategy
6 10 (5.24%) Talend
7 6 (3.14%) Cognos
7 6 (3.14%) HP
7 6 (3.14%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.14%) VMware
8 4 (2.09%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.09%) Cisco
8 4 (2.09%) EMC
8 4 (2.09%) F5
8 4 (2.09%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.09%) Netezza
9 2 (1.05%) Alteryx
9 2 (1.05%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.05%) Nintex