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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 103 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.69% 3.26% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.26% 16.84% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £351 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% +15.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £322 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.92%
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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
564 475 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.18% 19.37% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 208 218
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 £251 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 -13 53 £400 +7.23% 12
Edinburgh +14 35 £460 +58.62% 9
Stirling - 4 - -
Aberdeen - 3 £338 - 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 29 August 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.

1 144 (64.00%) Java
2 107 (47.56%) Oracle
3 103 (45.78%) SQL
4 97 (43.11%) RDBMS
5 76 (33.78%) UNIX
6 73 (32.44%) Finance
7 65 (28.89%) XML
8 62 (27.56%) Linux
8 62 (27.56%) OO
9 56 (24.89%) Banking
10 55 (24.44%) HTML
11 53 (23.56%) JavaScript
12 52 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
13 51 (22.67%) CSS
14 49 (21.78%) Spring
15 47 (20.89%) Hibernate
16 44 (19.56%) Web Services
17 43 (19.11%) Data Modelling
18 42 (18.67%) Sybase
19 41 (18.22%) Perl
19 41 (18.22%) JSP
20 40 (17.78%) PL/SQL
21 36 (16.00%) SOA
22 34 (15.11%) JMS
23 33 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
24 32 (14.22%) Unit Testing
25 30 (13.33%) Shell Script
26 29 (12.89%) WebSphere
26 29 (12.89%) Selenium

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (12.89%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.11%) SAS
4 7 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.33%) Apache
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.89%) GemFire
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.89%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.44%) Lync
9 1 (0.44%) Mule
9 1 (0.44%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.89%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (2.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.78%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) SNA
2 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (43.11%) RDBMS
2 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
3 28 (12.44%) Oracle Database
4 23 (10.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (7.56%) DB2
8 13 (5.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (5.33%) Neo4j
9 12 (5.33%) MongoDB
9 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (3.11%) Oracle OWB
11 6 (2.67%) Cognos Report Studio
11 6 (2.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 6 (2.67%) Cognos Transformer
11 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.78%) KDB
14 3 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (12.89%) Selenium
2 17 (7.56%) CruiseControl
3 16 (7.11%) JUnit
4 15 (6.67%) Maven
5 14 (6.22%) Subversion
6 12 (5.33%) JIRA
7 10 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.11%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.22%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.33%) CppUnit
11 3 (1.33%) JBuilder
11 3 (1.33%) Ant
11 3 (1.33%) GoogleTest
11 3 (1.33%) Zephyr
11 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.89%) Build Forge
12 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (0.89%) FlexUnit
General
1 73 (32.44%) Finance
2 56 (24.89%) Banking
3 11 (4.89%) Front Office
4 5 (2.22%) Retail
5 4 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (61.33%) Developer
2 82 (36.44%) Java Developer
3 32 (14.22%) Analyst
4 17 (7.56%) Architect
5 13 (5.78%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 11 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.89%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.89%) Technical Leader
7 11 (4.89%) Designer
8 10 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (3.56%) Programmer
11 7 (3.11%) Applications Support
11 7 (3.11%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.11%) Data Architect
11 7 (3.11%) ETL Developer
11 7 (3.11%) Java Architect
12 6 (2.67%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (2.67%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (28.89%) XML
2 55 (24.44%) HTML
3 51 (22.67%) CSS
4 49 (21.78%) Spring
5 47 (20.89%) Hibernate
6 44 (19.56%) Web Services
7 41 (18.22%) JSP
8 34 (15.11%) JMS
9 27 (12.00%) J2EE
10 23 (10.22%) JDBC
10 23 (10.22%) JSF
11 22 (9.78%) Servlets
11 22 (9.78%) iBATIS
12 21 (9.33%) .NET
12 21 (9.33%) XSLT
13 20 (8.89%) Struts
14 19 (8.44%) Ajax
15 18 (8.00%) Spring MVC
15 18 (8.00%) JSON
16 17 (7.56%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (2.67%) Hedge funds
3 5 (2.22%) Fixed Income
3 5 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (1.78%) FMCG
5 3 (1.33%) Equities
5 3 (1.33%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.33%) Open Source
6 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.44%) Physics
7 1 (0.44%) DataPower
7 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.78%) UNIX
2 62 (27.56%) Linux
3 24 (10.67%) Mac OS X
4 12 (5.33%) Windows
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.56%) OO
2 52 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (19.11%) Data Modelling
4 36 (16.00%) SOA
5 33 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
6 32 (14.22%) Unit Testing
7 26 (11.56%) Scrum
8 24 (10.67%) ETL
9 22 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (9.78%) TDD
10 21 (9.33%) Web Application Development
11 20 (8.89%) MVC
11 20 (8.89%) Project Management
12 18 (8.00%) Configuration Management
12 18 (8.00%) Use Case
13 16 (7.11%) Migration
14 15 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (6.67%) UML
14 15 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 14 (6.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 144 (64.00%) Java
2 103 (45.78%) SQL
3 53 (23.56%) JavaScript
4 41 (18.22%) Perl
5 40 (17.78%) PL/SQL
6 30 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.33%) Python
8 11 (4.89%) VBA
9 10 (4.44%) C#
10 9 (4.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.56%) Scala
12 5 (2.22%) VB
13 3 (1.33%) C++
14 2 (0.89%) C
14 2 (0.89%) Jython
14 2 (0.89%) Ruby
14 2 (0.89%) Groovy
15 1 (0.44%) REXX
15 1 (0.44%) Clojure
15 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (1.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.44%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.44%) RACF
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) 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 (47.56%) Oracle
2 42 (18.67%) Sybase
3 22 (9.78%) JBoss
4 15 (6.67%) IBM
5 10 (4.44%) Cognos
6 9 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.22%) Informatica
7 5 (2.22%) Nintex
8 4 (1.78%) StreamBase
9 3 (1.33%) SAP
9 3 (1.33%) Google
9 3 (1.33%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.33%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.89%) Kofax
10 2 (0.89%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.89%) Twitter
11 1 (0.44%) Sun
11 1 (0.44%) HP
11 1 (0.44%) CA
11 1 (0.44%) Progress
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