Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 32 62
Rank change year-on-year -23 +30 -13
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 42 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.23% 5.01% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.69% 18.42% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 14
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -16.42%
10th Percentile £375 £314 £283
90th Percentile £478 £525 £503
Scotland median daily rate £413 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 - £65.00
10th Percentile £23.00 - £57.50
90th Percentile £25.00 - £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 - £65.00

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 331 304 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.42% 27.19% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 155 228
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £363 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +7.01% -3.21%
10th Percentile £287 £261 £213
90th Percentile £500 £475 £467
Scotland median daily rate £389 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.07% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £107.00 £44.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +140.45% +14.84% -
10th Percentile £12.77 £43.25 £16.33
90th Percentile £195.00 £45.75 £66.58
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +68.00% -9.09%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 39 (92.86%) SQL
3 32 (76.19%) Java
4 27 (64.29%) Unix
5 25 (59.52%) Linux
6 21 (50.00%) Perl
7 20 (47.62%) Spring
8 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (35.71%) OO
9 15 (35.71%) J2SE
10 14 (33.33%) Sybase
10 14 (33.33%) DB2
10 14 (33.33%) Finance
11 13 (30.95%) JUnit
12 12 (28.57%) OOD
12 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) Scala
14 10 (23.81%) C++
15 9 (21.43%) SDLC
16 7 (16.67%) Scrum
16 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
16 7 (16.67%) Banking
16 7 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
17 6 (14.29%) Front Office
17 6 (14.29%) Oracle
17 6 (14.29%) XML
17 6 (14.29%) Maven
17 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
17 6 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 1 (2.38%) JBoss
1 1 (2.38%) Mule
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) GIS
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) JUnit
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) Maven
3 5 (11.90%) Ant
3 5 (11.90%) Hudson
4 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) Mockito
5 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Front Office
3 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Java Scala Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Scala Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.38%) DBA
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Report Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Spring
2 15 (35.71%) J2SE
3 6 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (11.90%) JMS
4 5 (11.90%) JSON
4 5 (11.90%) SOAP
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.76%) WebGL
7 1 (2.38%) Ajax
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.38%) CSS
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) JSP
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (7.14%) PKI
6 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.38%) Derivative
7 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Unix
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) OO
3 12 (28.57%) OOD
4 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.43%) SDLC
6 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) Database Tuning
7 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
7 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.52%) SOA
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 3 (7.14%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.76%) Data Flow Diagram
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) SQL
2 32 (76.19%) Java
3 21 (50.00%) Perl
4 11 (26.19%) Scala
5 10 (23.81%) C++
6 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
7 4 (9.52%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.14%) VBA
9 2 (4.76%) Python
10 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Netcool
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Terraform
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Sybase
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Perforce
4 3 (7.14%) CyberArk
5 2 (4.76%) Mapbox
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (2.38%) Informatica