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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
UK / Scotland
Rank 36 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 75 98 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.51% 3.76% 3.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.33% 16.75% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 69 47
Median daily rate £363 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £311 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -33.33%

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
388 585 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.32% 22.43% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 348 325
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Relational Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +12 31 £325 -27.77% 6
Glasgow +11 30 £388 +10.71% 7
Renfrewshire +8 7 £435 +6.42%
West Lothian - 6 £325 - 1
Fife -2 2 £300 -6.25%
Relational Database
UK

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 88 (53.99%) SQL
2 83 (50.92%) Java
3 72 (44.17%) RDBMS
4 47 (28.83%) Oracle
4 47 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (28.22%) Linux
6 44 (26.99%) Unix
7 34 (20.86%) Windows
8 31 (19.02%) SQL Server
8 31 (19.02%) Spring
9 28 (17.18%) Finance
9 28 (17.18%) JavaScript
9 28 (17.18%) Data Modelling
9 28 (17.18%) Oracle Database
9 28 (17.18%) Data Centre
10 27 (16.56%) PL/SQL
11 26 (15.95%) OO
12 24 (14.72%) DB2
13 23 (14.11%) SDLC
13 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
14 21 (12.88%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (12.88%) C#
14 21 (12.88%) Configuration Management
15 20 (12.27%) XML
16 19 (11.66%) ITIL
16 19 (11.66%) Degree
17 18 (11.04%) .NET
17 18 (11.04%) Web Services
18 17 (10.43%) Middleware

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 9 (5.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (4.29%) JBoss
3 3 (1.84%) IIS
3 3 (1.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.23%) CICS
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.23%) SAS
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) IaaS
3 2 (1.23%) PaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Route 53
3 2 (1.23%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) LAN
1 13 (7.98%) WAN
2 5 (3.07%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.45%) Firewall
3 4 (2.45%) Internet
4 3 (1.84%) DNS
4 3 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.84%) SAN
4 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.23%) HTTP
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (44.17%) RDBMS
2 31 (19.02%) SQL Server
3 28 (17.18%) Oracle Database
4 24 (14.72%) DB2
5 15 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.23%) MySQL
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.23%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (9.20%) JUnit
2 10 (6.13%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.29%) Maven
4 5 (3.07%) Ant
4 5 (3.07%) Selenium
4 5 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.45%) Gradle
5 4 (2.45%) Hudson
5 4 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.84%) Concordion
6 3 (1.84%) JBehave
6 3 (1.84%) JIRA
6 3 (1.84%) Moq
6 3 (1.84%) NUnit
6 3 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.84%) Subversion
7 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.23%) PVCS
7 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (17.18%) Finance
2 16 (9.82%) Banking
3 13 (7.98%) Law
4 9 (5.52%) Billing
4 9 (5.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.45%) Front Office
6 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (41.10%) Developer
2 35 (21.47%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.43%) Analyst
3 17 (10.43%) Architect
4 14 (8.59%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (7.98%) Consultant
6 12 (7.36%) Database Designer
6 12 (7.36%) Designer
6 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.52%) Applications Support
8 9 (5.52%) Database Consultant
8 9 (5.52%) Security Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Applications Developer
10 7 (4.29%) DBA
11 6 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.02%) Spring
2 20 (12.27%) XML
3 18 (11.04%) .NET
3 18 (11.04%) Web Services
4 17 (10.43%) Middleware
5 16 (9.82%) jQuery
6 12 (7.36%) SOAP
7 10 (6.13%) HTML
8 9 (5.52%) J2SE
8 9 (5.52%) JSON
9 8 (4.91%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.29%) JMS
10 7 (4.29%) WSDL
10 7 (4.29%) XML Messaging
11 6 (3.68%) Apache CXF
11 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.68%) CSS
11 6 (3.68%) HTML5
11 6 (3.68%) J2EE
12 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.18%) Data Centre
2 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.36%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (6.75%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.75%) Private Cloud
5 9 (5.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.07%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (3.07%) Replication
7 4 (2.45%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.45%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.84%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.84%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.84%) Derivative
8 3 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.84%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.23%) Equities
9 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.23%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.22%) Linux
2 44 (26.99%) Unix
3 34 (20.86%) Windows
4 6 (3.68%) AIX
4 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.84%) Tru64
6 2 (1.23%) MVS
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) Android
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.18%) Data Modelling
3 26 (15.95%) OO
4 23 (14.11%) SDLC
5 21 (12.88%) Configuration Management
5 21 (12.88%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (11.66%) ITIL
7 17 (10.43%) Release Management
8 16 (9.82%) CRM
8 16 (9.82%) Test Scripting
9 13 (7.98%) Matrix Organization
9 13 (7.98%) Network Design
9 13 (7.98%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (7.98%) Scrum
9 13 (7.98%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 12 (7.36%) Change Control
10 12 (7.36%) Office Automation
10 12 (7.36%) SOA
11 11 (6.75%) TDD
12 10 (6.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 88 (53.99%) SQL
2 83 (50.92%) Java
3 28 (17.18%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.56%) PL/SQL
5 21 (12.88%) C#
6 15 (9.20%) Perl
7 13 (7.98%) VBA
8 12 (7.36%) C++
9 11 (6.75%) VB
10 10 (6.13%) Python
11 9 (5.52%) Shell Script
11 9 (5.52%) VB.NET
11 9 (5.52%) VB6
12 5 (3.07%) PHP
12 5 (3.07%) Scala
13 4 (2.45%) Ruby
14 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.23%) COBOL
15 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.66%) Degree
3 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.07%) ISEB
5 3 (1.84%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.84%) MCAD
5 3 (1.84%) MCSD
5 3 (1.84%) MCTS
5 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.23%) HND
7 1 (0.61%) IISP
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.61%) MiFID
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) Docker
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.61%) NFS
4 1 (0.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.23%) Ansible
3 2 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (28.83%) Oracle
2 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.59%) Sybase
4 9 (5.52%) ILOG
5 8 (4.91%) Intel Security
6 6 (3.68%) HP
7 5 (3.07%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.07%) VMware
8 4 (2.45%) IBM
8 4 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.45%) Perforce
8 4 (2.45%) Talend
9 3 (1.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco
9 3 (1.84%) EMC
9 3 (1.84%) F5
10 2 (1.23%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.61%) Progress
11 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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