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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 51 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 87 110 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.88% 4.10% 3.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.75% 21.44% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 44
Average daily rate
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£355 £373 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +1.42%
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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
590 513 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 19.14% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 266 262
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.15% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £19.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £36.35 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -6 42 £338 +12.50% 16
Edinburgh -13 28 £415 -1.19% 19
Stirling +4 8 - -
West Lothian - 4 £330 - 1
North Lanarkshire -11 2 - -
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 118 (67.43%) Java
2 98 (56.00%) SQL
3 94 (53.71%) RDBMS
4 84 (48.00%) Spring
5 83 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (41.71%) Oracle
7 64 (36.57%) Finance
8 63 (36.00%) UNIX
9 58 (33.14%) OO
10 54 (30.86%) Banking
11 53 (30.29%) XML
12 50 (28.57%) JMS
12 50 (28.57%) Hibernate
13 48 (27.43%) Linux
14 43 (24.57%) JUnit
14 43 (24.57%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (24.00%) SDLC
16 41 (23.43%) Sybase
16 41 (23.43%) Web Services
17 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
17 37 (21.14%) Perl
18 34 (19.43%) TDD
18 34 (19.43%) Performance Tuning
19 33 (18.86%) PL/SQL
20 30 (17.14%) DB2
20 30 (17.14%) CSS
21 29 (16.57%) SOA
22 27 (15.43%) JSP
22 27 (15.43%) OOD
23 26 (14.86%) SQL Server

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.29%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.14%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.86%) GlassFish
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (2.86%) Apache
5 3 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.71%) WordPress
5 3 (1.71%) nginx
5 3 (1.71%) SAS
6 2 (1.14%) IIS
6 2 (1.14%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) CICS
7 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.57%) CMS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.71%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) HTTP
1 3 (1.71%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (53.71%) RDBMS
2 30 (17.14%) DB2
3 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (12.57%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.14%) MySQL
7 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (4.00%) Big Data
10 5 (2.86%) MS Access
11 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.71%) KDB
11 3 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.14%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 43 (24.57%) JUnit
2 19 (10.86%) Selenium
3 17 (9.71%) FitNesse
4 15 (8.57%) Ant
5 13 (7.43%) CruiseControl
6 10 (5.71%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.14%) Maven
8 7 (4.00%) jMock
8 7 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (4.00%) Mockito
8 7 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.29%) Subversion
10 3 (1.71%) NUnit
10 3 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 3 (1.71%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.14%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.14%) QUnit
11 2 (1.14%) JIRA
General
1 64 (36.57%) Finance
2 54 (30.86%) Banking
3 20 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.29%) Front Office
5 3 (1.71%) Legal
5 3 (1.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 108 (61.71%) Developer
2 81 (46.29%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.14%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (9.71%) Analyst
6 11 (6.29%) SQL Developer
6 11 (6.29%) Designer
7 10 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
7 10 (5.71%) Architect
8 9 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.00%) Tester
9 7 (4.00%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.86%) Software Engineer
11 5 (2.86%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.86%) DBA
11 5 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (2.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (48.00%) Spring
2 53 (30.29%) XML
3 50 (28.57%) JMS
3 50 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 41 (23.43%) Web Services
5 30 (17.14%) CSS
6 27 (15.43%) JSP
7 25 (14.29%) J2SE
8 22 (12.57%) XML Schema
9 21 (12.00%) JDBC
10 19 (10.86%) iBATIS
11 18 (10.29%) Ajax
12 17 (9.71%) HTML
12 17 (9.71%) J2EE
13 16 (9.14%) JSON
13 16 (9.14%) JPA
14 14 (8.00%) RESTful
15 12 (6.86%) SOAP
15 12 (6.86%) Struts
16 11 (6.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (24.57%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.14%) Equity Derivative
3 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.29%) Derivative
5 3 (1.71%) Equities
5 3 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.71%) GIS
5 3 (1.71%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.14%) Clustering
6 2 (1.14%) CMDB
6 2 (1.14%) User Experience
6 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.00%) UNIX
2 48 (27.43%) Linux
3 12 (6.86%) Windows
4 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.14%) Solaris
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) VME
6 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (47.43%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.14%) OO
3 42 (24.00%) SDLC
4 34 (19.43%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (19.43%) TDD
5 29 (16.57%) SOA
6 27 (15.43%) OOD
7 23 (13.14%) Data Modelling
8 21 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 20 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (10.86%) Database Tuning
10 19 (10.86%) Scrum
11 17 (9.71%) UML
11 17 (9.71%) Unit Testing
12 16 (9.14%) Wealth Management
13 15 (8.57%) MVC
14 14 (8.00%) Use Case
14 14 (8.00%) Web Application Development
15 13 (7.43%) Pair Programming
16 12 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 118 (67.43%) Java
2 98 (56.00%) SQL
3 37 (21.14%) JavaScript
3 37 (21.14%) Perl
4 33 (18.86%) PL/SQL
5 18 (10.29%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.29%) C#
7 8 (4.57%) XPath
7 8 (4.57%) VBA
8 6 (3.43%) VB
9 5 (2.86%) Jython
9 5 (2.86%) Groovy
10 4 (2.29%) Scala
11 3 (1.71%) PHP5
11 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.71%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) COBOL
12 2 (1.14%) Python
13 1 (0.57%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (2.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.29%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 6 (3.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.86%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) logstash
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.57%) Control-M
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 73 (41.71%) Oracle
2 41 (23.43%) Sybase
3 6 (3.43%) Teradata
4 5 (2.86%) Sun
5 4 (2.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.71%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) Perforce
8 1 (0.57%) VMware
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago