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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 60 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 98 83 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.28% 2.78% 4.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.78% 12.95% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 58
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £23.15
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +75.37%
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
584 641 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 21.50% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 354 313
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Relational Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +2 36 £385 -3.75% 9
Edinburgh -1 31 £438 +9.37% 4
Renfrewshire - 20 £423 -
Stirling +11 7 £550 +22.22% 1
Aberdeen +6 1 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 89 (45.18%) Java
2 88 (44.67%) RDBMS
3 75 (38.07%) Oracle
4 69 (35.03%) SQL
5 55 (27.92%) OO
6 52 (26.40%) Linux
7 45 (22.84%) Security Cleared
8 39 (19.80%) LAN
8 39 (19.80%) WAN
8 39 (19.80%) Network Design
9 38 (19.29%) Finance
9 38 (19.29%) SC Cleared
9 38 (19.29%) SDLC
10 37 (18.78%) Hibernate
11 36 (18.27%) Data Modelling
12 34 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (16.75%) JBoss
14 32 (16.24%) JPA
15 31 (15.74%) Spring
16 29 (14.72%) SOA
16 29 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (14.21%) Unix
18 27 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (13.71%) JSF
18 27 (13.71%) Use Case
19 26 (13.20%) UML
19 26 (13.20%) Drools
19 26 (13.20%) Office Automation
19 26 (13.20%) Logical Data Model
20 25 (12.69%) Sybase

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 33 (16.75%) JBoss
2 7 (3.55%) Apache
2 7 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.05%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.03%) nginx
4 4 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.02%) Confluence
6 2 (1.02%) Documentum
6 2 (1.02%) IIS
6 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.02%) SAS
6 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.51%) Liferay
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (7.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.05%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (3.05%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.80%) LAN
1 39 (19.80%) WAN
2 12 (6.09%) HTTP
3 9 (4.57%) SSL
4 6 (3.05%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (2.03%) DNS
5 4 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.52%) SAN
7 2 (1.02%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.02%) Firewall
7 2 (1.02%) LDAP
7 2 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (44.67%) RDBMS
2 27 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (12.18%) Oracle Database
4 23 (11.68%) DB2
4 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.57%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (4.57%) MS Access
6 9 (4.57%) Star Schema
7 8 (4.06%) BusinessObjects XI
7 8 (4.06%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (3.55%) Big Data
9 5 (2.54%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.02%) MySQL
12 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.02%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (11.17%) JUnit
2 15 (7.61%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.57%) Hudson
4 8 (4.06%) Eclipse
5 7 (3.55%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.05%) MSI
6 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.54%) Cobertura
7 5 (2.54%) JBehave
7 5 (2.54%) Subversion
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.52%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.52%) Maven
10 2 (1.02%) Ant
10 2 (1.02%) Gradle
10 2 (1.02%) JIRA
10 2 (1.02%) PVCS
10 2 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 38 (19.29%) Finance
2 20 (10.15%) Banking
3 14 (7.11%) Front Office
4 10 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.54%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (38.07%) Architect
2 66 (33.50%) Developer
3 62 (31.47%) Solutions Architect
4 33 (16.75%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.14%) Analyst
6 12 (6.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (4.57%) Business Developer
7 9 (4.57%) Business Objects Developer
7 9 (4.57%) Java Architect
7 9 (4.57%) Java Solutions Architect
7 9 (4.57%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (4.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.55%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.55%) DBA
9 7 (3.55%) Virtualisation Architect
10 6 (3.05%) C++ Developer
10 6 (3.05%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 6 (3.05%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.78%) Hibernate
2 32 (16.24%) JPA
3 31 (15.74%) Spring
4 27 (13.71%) JSF
5 26 (13.20%) Drools
6 24 (12.18%) Apache CXF
7 21 (10.66%) XML
8 16 (8.12%) J2SE
8 16 (8.12%) RichFaces
9 15 (7.61%) Java EE
9 15 (7.61%) SOAP
9 15 (7.61%) Web Services
10 14 (7.11%) JMS
11 13 (6.60%) JSON
12 11 (5.58%) HTML
13 10 (5.08%) .NET
14 8 (4.06%) JDBC
15 7 (3.55%) WinForms
15 7 (3.55%) WPF
15 7 (3.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.63%) Private Cloud
3 12 (6.09%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.06%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.06%) Equities
4 8 (4.06%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.03%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.02%) Derivative
8 2 (1.02%) Fintech
8 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 52 (26.40%) Linux
2 28 (14.21%) Unix
3 24 (12.18%) Windows
4 13 (6.60%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.58%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.05%) Solaris
8 5 (2.54%) AIX
8 5 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.92%) OO
2 39 (19.80%) Network Design
3 38 (19.29%) SDLC
4 36 (18.27%) Data Modelling
5 34 (17.26%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (14.72%) SOA
7 27 (13.71%) Use Case
8 26 (13.20%) Logical Data Model
8 26 (13.20%) Office Automation
8 26 (13.20%) UML
9 22 (11.17%) Unit Testing
10 21 (10.66%) BPMN
10 21 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (9.64%) OOD
11 19 (9.64%) Project Management
11 19 (9.64%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.64%) Technical Architecture
12 18 (9.14%) Configuration Management
13 17 (8.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (45.18%) Java
2 69 (35.03%) SQL
3 24 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.15%) Perl
5 19 (9.64%) PL/SQL
6 14 (7.11%) C++
7 13 (6.60%) C#
8 10 (5.08%) Python
9 7 (3.55%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.55%) VBScript
10 6 (3.05%) C
10 6 (3.05%) COBOL
10 6 (3.05%) PL/1
10 6 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.54%) VB
12 4 (2.03%) PHP
12 4 (2.03%) PHP 5
12 4 (2.03%) Ruby
12 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (22.84%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.57%) Degree
4 6 (3.05%) ISEB
5 3 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.52%) OCP
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.02%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (4.57%) QA
3 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (10.15%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.02%) Docker
4 2 (1.02%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.57%) logstash
1 9 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.55%) Kibana
3 5 (2.54%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.02%) Ansible
6 2 (1.02%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.02%) Puppet
6 2 (1.02%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.51%) Control-M
7 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 75 (38.07%) Oracle
2 25 (12.69%) Sybase
3 11 (5.58%) VMware
4 10 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (4.06%) CA
5 8 (4.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.03%) IBM
8 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.02%) F5
8 2 (1.02%) Google
8 2 (1.02%) Informatica
8 2 (1.02%) Pega
8 2 (1.02%) Splunk
8 2 (1.02%) Talend
8 2 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.51%) Teradata
Scotland
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Stirling
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago