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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 35 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 112 83 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.96% 2.56% 3.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.86% 13.72% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 40
Median daily rate £350 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £496 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
564 605 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.96% 18.63% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 325 296
Median daily rate £350 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £24.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.69% +39.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £11.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +13 53 £425 +20.56% 6
Renfrewshire - 25 £306 - 1
Edinburgh -2 18 £343 -17.46% 6
West Lothian +12 7 £378 +7.09%
Fife +5 4 £275 -6.77%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
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Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 109 (55.33%) RDBMS
2 97 (49.24%) SQL
3 93 (47.21%) Java
4 68 (34.52%) Linux
5 61 (30.96%) Oracle
6 58 (29.44%) Unix
7 56 (28.43%) DB2
7 56 (28.43%) Spring
8 54 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (26.40%) Sybase
10 50 (25.38%) Security Cleared
10 50 (25.38%) SDLC
11 49 (24.87%) OO
12 48 (24.37%) Finance
13 46 (23.35%) SQL Server
13 46 (23.35%) JUnit
14 45 (22.84%) Perl
15 40 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (19.29%) SC Cleared
17 36 (18.27%) J2SE
18 35 (17.77%) OOD
18 35 (17.77%) Oracle Database
19 34 (17.26%) JMS
20 32 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
20 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
21 30 (15.23%) ITIL
22 28 (14.21%) JavaScript
22 28 (14.21%) Data Modelling
23 26 (13.20%) C++
24 25 (12.69%) LAN

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 10 (5.08%) JBoss
2 5 (2.54%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.03%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.02%) Apache
4 2 (1.02%) Confluence
4 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.02%) SAS
4 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.51%) Drupal
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) MS Office
2 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.51%) Maximo
2 1 (0.51%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.51%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.69%) LAN
1 25 (12.69%) WAN
2 4 (2.03%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (2.03%) SAN
2 4 (2.03%) SSL
3 3 (1.52%) HTTP
4 2 (1.02%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.02%) Firewall
4 2 (1.02%) LDAP
4 2 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (55.33%) RDBMS
2 56 (28.43%) DB2
3 46 (23.35%) SQL Server
4 35 (17.77%) Oracle Database
5 32 (16.24%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (6.09%) MongoDB
6 12 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (4.57%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.55%) Big Data
8 7 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (3.05%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.54%) IBM PureData
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 5 (2.54%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (23.35%) JUnit
2 12 (6.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (4.06%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.05%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.54%) JBehave
5 5 (2.54%) PVCS
5 5 (2.54%) Subversion
5 5 (2.54%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.03%) Cobertura
6 4 (2.03%) JIRA
6 4 (2.03%) Maven
7 3 (1.52%) Ant
7 3 (1.52%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.52%) Hudson
7 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.02%) GitLab
8 2 (1.02%) Grunt
8 2 (1.02%) gulp
8 2 (1.02%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (24.37%) Finance
2 23 (11.68%) Front Office
3 14 (7.11%) Banking
4 12 (6.09%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.03%) Legal
6 3 (1.52%) Billing
7 2 (1.02%) Law
7 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (45.69%) Developer
2 51 (25.89%) Java Developer
3 36 (18.27%) Architect
4 25 (12.69%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (6.60%) Analyst
5 13 (6.60%) Applications Support
6 12 (6.09%) C++ Developer
7 11 (5.58%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (5.08%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.06%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.55%) Consultant
10 7 (3.55%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) DBA
10 7 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.05%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.05%) Big Data Architect
11 6 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (2.54%) Applications Engineer
12 5 (2.54%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.43%) Spring
2 36 (18.27%) J2SE
3 34 (17.26%) JMS
4 19 (9.64%) .NET
5 17 (8.63%) XML
6 16 (8.12%) jQuery
7 13 (6.60%) SOAP
8 12 (6.09%) Java EE
9 11 (5.58%) Web Services
10 8 (4.06%) JSON
11 7 (3.55%) HTML
12 6 (3.05%) Hibernate
12 6 (3.05%) JDBC
12 6 (3.05%) JPA
13 4 (2.03%) Apache CXF
13 4 (2.03%) CSS
13 4 (2.03%) Drools
13 4 (2.03%) J2EE
14 3 (1.52%) RESTful
14 3 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.12%) Equity Derivative
3 15 (7.61%) Private Cloud
4 14 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.58%) Data Integration
6 10 (5.08%) Equities
7 6 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.54%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.03%) Fixed Income
9 4 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.52%) Derivative
11 2 (1.02%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.51%) Clustering
12 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 68 (34.52%) Linux
2 58 (29.44%) Unix
3 13 (6.60%) Windows
4 7 (3.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.05%) AIX
5 6 (3.05%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.54%) Solaris
7 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.38%) SDLC
3 49 (24.87%) OO
4 35 (17.77%) OOD
5 32 (16.24%) Software Engineering
6 30 (15.23%) ITIL
7 28 (14.21%) Data Modelling
8 25 (12.69%) Configuration Management
8 25 (12.69%) Matrix Organization
8 25 (12.69%) Network Design
8 25 (12.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 22 (11.17%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (11.17%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (9.64%) ETL
10 19 (9.64%) Office Automation
10 19 (9.64%) Release Management
11 16 (8.12%) Test Scripting
12 15 (7.61%) Multithreading
13 14 (7.11%) Database Tuning
13 14 (7.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 97 (49.24%) SQL
2 93 (47.21%) Java
3 45 (22.84%) Perl
4 28 (14.21%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.20%) C++
6 19 (9.64%) C#
7 18 (9.14%) PL/SQL
8 16 (8.12%) VBA
9 14 (7.11%) VB
10 13 (6.60%) VB.NET
11 12 (6.09%) VB6
12 9 (4.57%) Python
13 6 (3.05%) Ruby
13 6 (3.05%) Scala
14 5 (2.54%) Shell Script
15 4 (2.03%) PHP
15 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.02%) Clojure
16 2 (1.02%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 50 (25.38%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.09%) Degree
4 10 (5.08%) ISEB
5 4 (2.03%) OCP
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (2.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.02%) Docker
4 2 (1.02%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.55%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.03%) Ansible
4 4 (2.03%) BladeLogic
4 4 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.02%) CA Wily
5 2 (1.02%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.02%) Graphite
5 2 (1.02%) Kibana
5 2 (1.02%) logstash
5 2 (1.02%) Puppet
5 2 (1.02%) rkt
5 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.02%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (30.96%) Oracle
2 52 (26.40%) Sybase
3 13 (6.60%) MicroStrategy
4 12 (6.09%) IBM
4 12 (6.09%) ILOG
4 12 (6.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.09%) Talend
5 7 (3.55%) HP
5 7 (3.55%) VMware
6 6 (3.05%) Cognos
6 6 (3.05%) F5
6 6 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.54%) Netezza
8 4 (2.03%) CA
8 4 (2.03%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.03%) Cisco
8 4 (2.03%) EMC
9 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.02%) Perforce
9 2 (1.02%) Splunk
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