Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 57 75
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 -16
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 7 50 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.85% 3.49% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.30% 12.59% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 13
Median daily rate £394 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.11% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £282 £313 £392
90th Percentile £511 £715 £538
Scotland median daily rate £488 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

RDBMS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 132 397 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 15.94% 27.74% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 251 247
Median daily rate £419 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £288 £310 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £518
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £20.36 £12.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.84% +22.52% -41.09%
10th Percentile £20.18 £11.09 £10.02
90th Percentile £20.53 £30.25 £10.55
Median hourly rate £38.20 £12.50 £10.41
% change year-on-year +205.60% +20.13% -40.05%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Samba
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Ingres
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) JSP
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Avro
2 1 (14.29%) Apache NiFi
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) NFS
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau