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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 39 66 44
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 99 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.51% 2.45% 3.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.84% 13.41% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 48
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £497 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
499 589 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.71% 18.24% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 322 365
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +16 49 £404 +15.35% 10
Renfrewshire - 21 £300 -
Edinburgh +6 16 £343 -12.17% 8
West Lothian +8 7 £329 -12.40% 2
Fife +4 4 £275 -6.77%
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 108 (55.38%) RDBMS
2 102 (52.31%) SQL
3 97 (49.74%) Java
4 74 (37.95%) Linux
5 67 (34.36%) Unix
6 60 (30.77%) Spring
7 57 (29.23%) Oracle
7 57 (29.23%) DB2
8 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (27.69%) Sybase
10 48 (24.62%) Finance
10 48 (24.62%) SDLC
11 47 (24.10%) Security Cleared
12 46 (23.59%) JUnit
12 46 (23.59%) SQL Server
12 46 (23.59%) Perl
12 46 (23.59%) OO
13 45 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (19.49%) J2SE
15 36 (18.46%) JMS
16 35 (17.95%) OOD
16 35 (17.95%) Oracle Database
17 33 (16.92%) SC Cleared
17 33 (16.92%) ITIL
18 31 (15.90%) JavaScript
18 31 (15.90%) Software Engineering
19 30 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
20 28 (14.36%) Configuration Management
20 28 (14.36%) C++
21 27 (13.85%) Data Modelling

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 7 (3.59%) JBoss
2 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.03%) Apache
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.51%) Maximo
2 1 (0.51%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.51%) GitHub
1 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.77%) LAN
1 21 (10.77%) WAN
2 5 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (2.56%) SAN
3 3 (1.54%) SSL
4 2 (1.03%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.03%) SSH
5 1 (0.51%) Firewall
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (55.38%) RDBMS
2 57 (29.23%) DB2
3 46 (23.59%) SQL Server
4 35 (17.95%) Oracle Database
5 30 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (5.64%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.10%) NoSQL
9 7 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (3.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 6 (3.08%) Oracle9i Database
10 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.56%) Big Data
11 5 (2.56%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.56%) IBM PureData
11 5 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (23.59%) JUnit
2 13 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (3.59%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.08%) PVCS
5 4 (2.05%) Subversion
5 4 (2.05%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.54%) JBehave
6 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.54%) JIRA
6 3 (1.54%) Maven
7 2 (1.03%) Ant
7 2 (1.03%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.03%) Cobertura
7 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.03%) GitLab
7 2 (1.03%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.03%) Hudson
7 2 (1.03%) Toad
7 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 48 (24.62%) Finance
2 25 (12.82%) Front Office
3 13 (6.67%) Banking
4 12 (6.15%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.56%) Billing
6 4 (2.05%) Law
6 4 (2.05%) Legal
6 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (48.21%) Developer
2 55 (28.21%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.38%) Architect
4 21 (10.77%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (7.18%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.15%) C++ Developer
7 10 (5.13%) Analyst
7 10 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.62%) DBA
8 9 (4.62%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.10%) Applications Developer
9 8 (4.10%) Consultant
10 7 (3.59%) Data Architect
11 5 (2.56%) Applications Support Engineer
11 5 (2.56%) Big Data Architect
11 5 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 5 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.56%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.77%) Spring
2 38 (19.49%) J2SE
3 36 (18.46%) JMS
4 20 (10.26%) .NET
5 19 (9.74%) jQuery
6 12 (6.15%) SOAP
6 12 (6.15%) XML
7 11 (5.64%) HTML
8 8 (4.10%) J2EE
8 8 (4.10%) JSON
8 8 (4.10%) Web Services
9 7 (3.59%) HTML5
9 7 (3.59%) Java EE
9 7 (3.59%) Middleware
10 6 (3.08%) Apache CXF
10 6 (3.08%) REST
11 5 (2.56%) CSS
12 3 (1.54%) Ajax
12 3 (1.54%) Apache Flex
12 3 (1.54%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.72%) Private Cloud
3 16 (8.21%) Equity Derivative
4 15 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (6.15%) Equities
6 10 (5.13%) Data Integration
7 8 (4.10%) Data Centre
7 8 (4.10%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.54%) Derivative
11 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.51%) Clustering
12 1 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 74 (37.95%) Linux
2 67 (34.36%) Unix
3 13 (6.67%) Windows
4 7 (3.59%) AIX
4 7 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.56%) Solaris
6 3 (1.54%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.72%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.62%) SDLC
3 46 (23.59%) OO
4 35 (17.95%) OOD
5 33 (16.92%) ITIL
6 31 (15.90%) Software Engineering
7 28 (14.36%) Configuration Management
8 27 (13.85%) Data Modelling
9 25 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (11.28%) Release Management
11 21 (10.77%) Matrix Organization
11 21 (10.77%) Network Design
11 21 (10.77%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 19 (9.74%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (9.74%) ETL
13 18 (9.23%) Test Scripting
14 17 (8.72%) Office Automation
15 16 (8.21%) ITIL V3
16 15 (7.69%) Multithreading
16 15 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 102 (52.31%) SQL
2 97 (49.74%) Java
3 46 (23.59%) Perl
4 31 (15.90%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.36%) C++
6 21 (10.77%) PL/SQL
7 20 (10.26%) C#
8 19 (9.74%) VBA
9 17 (8.72%) VB
10 15 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 15 (7.69%) VB6
11 8 (4.10%) Python
12 5 (2.56%) PHP
12 5 (2.56%) Ruby
12 5 (2.56%) Scala
13 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.03%) Clojure
15 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 33 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.64%) Degree
4 8 (4.10%) ISEB
5 4 (2.05%) OCP
5 4 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.05%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (2.05%) QA
3 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) Docker
3 1 (0.51%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.59%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (3.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.54%) Ansible
5 2 (1.03%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.03%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.03%) Graphite
5 2 (1.03%) Kibana
6 1 (0.51%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.51%) logstash
6 1 (0.51%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) rkt
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 57 (29.23%) Oracle
2 54 (27.69%) Sybase
3 15 (7.69%) ILOG
4 14 (7.18%) MicroStrategy
5 13 (6.67%) IBM
5 13 (6.67%) Talend
6 11 (5.64%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.59%) F5
7 7 (3.59%) HP
8 6 (3.08%) Cognos
8 6 (3.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.08%) VMware
9 5 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.56%) Cisco
9 5 (2.56%) EMC
9 5 (2.56%) Netezza
10 2 (1.03%) Alteryx
10 2 (1.03%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (1.03%) Nintex
10 2 (1.03%) Perforce
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