Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 42 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.68% 2.61% 2.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.99% 11.11% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 13
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £419 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +15.52% +28.32%
10th Percentile £350 £375 £311
90th Percentile £538 £493 £435
Scotland median daily rate £438 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -2.78% +38.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £24.00 -

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 382 270 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.39% 23.52% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 165 139
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +7.41%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £261
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 £18.83 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.60% +8.69% -44.05%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.59 £14.74
90th Percentile £12.75 £25.00 £31.54
Scotland median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% -42.86% +68.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 January 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 33 (78.57%) Oracle
3 29 (69.05%) SQL
4 26 (61.90%) Java
5 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (47.62%) Spring
7 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
9 11 (26.19%) DB2
10 10 (23.81%) J2EE
10 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
11 9 (21.43%) Sybase
11 9 (21.43%) JMS
12 8 (19.05%) Unix
12 8 (19.05%) TDD
12 8 (19.05%) Banking
12 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
12 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (16.67%) SOLID
13 7 (16.67%) OAuth2
13 7 (16.67%) Spring Integration
13 7 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (16.67%) REST
13 7 (16.67%) SaaS
13 7 (16.67%) OpenID
13 7 (16.67%) AMQP
13 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (16.67%) OAuth

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 5 (11.90%) Mule
1 5 (11.90%) Mule ESB
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) SaaS
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) AMQP
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 12 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 11 (26.19%) DB2
5 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (14.29%) Big Data
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (11.90%) MySQL
8 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (9.52%) Pentaho
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (2.38%) MariaDB
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Hudson
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Gradle
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) MagicDraw
4 2 (4.76%) Mockito
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (52.38%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) DBA
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Integration Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Java Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Java Integration Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Spring
2 10 (23.81%) J2EE
3 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 9 (21.43%) JMS
4 7 (16.67%) HTML
4 7 (16.67%) OAuth
4 7 (16.67%) OAuth2
4 7 (16.67%) OpenID
4 7 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) Spring Integration
5 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 6 (14.29%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) Apache Camel
6 5 (11.90%) JSON
7 4 (9.52%) SOAP
8 3 (7.14%) Ajax
8 3 (7.14%) Akka
8 3 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.76%) AS400
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Unix
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
3 2 (4.76%) Tru64
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 8 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
3 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (16.67%) ITSM
4 7 (16.67%) Service Management
4 7 (16.67%) SOLID
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 26 (61.90%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Scala
6 4 (9.52%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
8 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.38%) Java 8
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
2 1 (2.38%) MCTS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) PMO
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Control-M
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Sybase
3 7 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) Informatica
5 3 (7.14%) Charles River
6 2 (4.76%) SAP