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 22 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 43 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 101 86 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.63% 3.46% 2.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.98% 16.90% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 29 41
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£400 £351 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% +16.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +34.54%
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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
632 509 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.73% 20.47% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 221 230
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 27
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -11 55 £400 +11.11% 15
Edinburgh +8 29 £443 +23.77% 7
Stirling - 5 £450 -
Aberdeen +14 4 £344 +5.76% 1
Fife - 2 - - 1
Midlothian - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Inverclyde - - - -
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 155 (67.69%) Java
2 110 (48.03%) SQL
3 107 (46.72%) Oracle
4 99 (43.23%) RDBMS
5 93 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (36.68%) UNIX
7 75 (32.75%) Finance
8 72 (31.44%) OO
9 70 (30.57%) XML
10 68 (29.69%) Linux
11 61 (26.64%) Banking
12 60 (26.20%) JavaScript
13 56 (24.45%) HTML
14 55 (24.02%) Spring
15 54 (23.58%) CSS
16 51 (22.27%) SQL Server
17 50 (21.83%) Hibernate
18 49 (21.40%) Perl
19 47 (20.52%) Web Services
20 46 (20.09%) JSP
21 45 (19.65%) PL/SQL
21 45 (19.65%) Sybase
22 40 (17.47%) Data Modelling
23 39 (17.03%) SOA
23 39 (17.03%) JMS
24 35 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
25 34 (14.85%) WebSphere
26 33 (14.41%) Unit Testing
27 32 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
27 32 (13.97%) Shell Script

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 34 (14.85%) WebSphere
2 12 (5.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (4.37%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.62%) SAS
5 6 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.18%) Apache
6 5 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.75%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.87%) Confluence
8 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.87%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.87%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (0.87%) GemFire
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.44%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 11 (4.80%) MS Office
1 11 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.31%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (6.11%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.04%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) SNA
2 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (43.23%) RDBMS
2 51 (22.27%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.23%) Oracle Database
4 23 (10.04%) DB2
4 23 (10.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (8.30%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (5.24%) Neo4j
8 12 (5.24%) MongoDB
8 12 (5.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.06%) Oracle OWB
10 6 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.75%) KDB
12 4 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
12 4 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 4 (1.75%) Cognos Transformer
13 3 (1.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (13.54%) Selenium
2 19 (8.30%) CruiseControl
3 16 (6.99%) JUnit
4 14 (6.11%) Subversion
4 14 (6.11%) Maven
5 12 (5.24%) JIRA
6 11 (4.80%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.93%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.62%) FitNesse
8 6 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.75%) CppUnit
9 4 (1.75%) GoogleTest
10 3 (1.31%) Zephyr
10 3 (1.31%) JBuilder
10 3 (1.31%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.87%) Ant
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 75 (32.75%) Finance
2 61 (26.64%) Banking
3 12 (5.24%) Front Office
4 5 (2.18%) Retail
5 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (63.76%) Developer
2 90 (39.30%) Java Developer
3 32 (13.97%) Analyst
4 14 (6.11%) Architect
5 13 (5.68%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.68%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.24%) Software Engineer
7 11 (4.80%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.80%) Technical Leader
7 11 (4.80%) Designer
8 10 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (3.93%) Database Developer
10 8 (3.49%) Programmer
11 7 (3.06%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.06%) ETL Developer
11 7 (3.06%) Java Architect
12 6 (2.62%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (2.62%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (2.62%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.57%) XML
2 56 (24.45%) HTML
3 55 (24.02%) Spring
4 54 (23.58%) CSS
5 50 (21.83%) Hibernate
6 47 (20.52%) Web Services
7 46 (20.09%) JSP
8 39 (17.03%) JMS
9 32 (13.97%) J2EE
10 25 (10.92%) JDBC
10 25 (10.92%) JSF
11 24 (10.48%) Struts
11 24 (10.48%) Servlets
11 24 (10.48%) iBATIS
12 23 (10.04%) Ajax
12 23 (10.04%) XSLT
13 21 (9.17%) Spring Web Flow
14 20 (8.73%) Spring MVC
14 20 (8.73%) .NET
15 19 (8.30%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (3.49%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.62%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (1.75%) FMCG
5 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.75%) User Experience
6 3 (1.31%) Open Source
6 3 (1.31%) DataPower
6 3 (1.31%) Equities
6 3 (1.31%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Clustering
7 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.68%) UNIX
2 68 (29.69%) Linux
3 24 (10.48%) Mac OS X
4 12 (5.24%) Windows
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (40.61%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.44%) OO
3 40 (17.47%) Data Modelling
4 39 (17.03%) SOA
5 35 (15.28%) Performance Tuning
6 33 (14.41%) Unit Testing
7 26 (11.35%) Scrum
8 24 (10.48%) TDD
8 24 (10.48%) ETL
9 23 (10.04%) MVC
9 23 (10.04%) Web Application Development
9 23 (10.04%) Mentoring
10 20 (8.73%) Project Management
11 18 (7.86%) Configuration Management
11 18 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (7.86%) Use Case
12 17 (7.42%) UML
13 16 (6.99%) Migration
13 16 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (6.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 155 (67.69%) Java
2 110 (48.03%) SQL
3 60 (26.20%) JavaScript
4 49 (21.40%) Perl
5 45 (19.65%) PL/SQL
6 32 (13.97%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.24%) Python
8 11 (4.80%) VBA
9 10 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.93%) C#
11 8 (3.49%) Scala
12 5 (2.18%) VB
13 4 (1.75%) C++
14 2 (0.87%) Jython
14 2 (0.87%) Groovy
15 1 (0.44%) Clojure
15 1 (0.44%) VB6
15 1 (0.44%) AspectJ
15 1 (0.44%) Ruby
15 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (1.75%) Degree
2 3 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.44%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.44%) RACF
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (0.87%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.44%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.44%) Control-M
2 1 (0.44%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 107 (46.72%) Oracle
2 45 (19.65%) Sybase
3 24 (10.48%) JBoss
4 18 (7.86%) IBM
5 9 (3.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.49%) Cognos
7 6 (2.62%) Google
8 5 (2.18%) Informatica
8 5 (2.18%) Nintex
9 4 (1.75%) StreamBase
10 3 (1.31%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.31%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.87%) Kofax
11 2 (0.87%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.87%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.87%) Twitter
11 2 (0.87%) Kony
12 1 (0.44%) Progress
12 1 (0.44%) Sun
12 1 (0.44%) HP
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