Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 53 30
Rank change year-on-year -26 -23 +27
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 37 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.19% 3.44% 5.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.03% 12.33% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 28
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +20.71%
10th Percentile £350 £375 £321
90th Percentile £538 £478 £525
Scotland median daily rate £413 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +3.44% +14.29%
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 461 373 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.34% 27.88% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 189 181
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% +2.26%
10th Percentile £319 £297 £257
90th Percentile £548 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.63% +140.45% +14.84%
10th Percentile £14.41 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.75 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018, 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 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 29 (78.38%) Oracle
3 25 (67.57%) SQL
4 22 (59.46%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) Spring
7 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
7 12 (32.43%) DB2
8 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
8 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (24.32%) SDLC
9 9 (24.32%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) Python
10 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 7 (18.92%) TDD
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) OO
11 7 (18.92%) ETL
11 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
12 6 (16.22%) Pentaho
12 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (16.22%) Big Data
12 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
12 6 (16.22%) HTML
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (16.22%) JMS

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 3 (8.11%) Mule
1 3 (8.11%) Mule ESB
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (32.43%) DB2
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.22%) Big Data
4 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.22%) Pentaho
5 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.81%) MySQL
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.81%) Hudson
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.11%) MagicDraw
2 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Angular Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (8.11%) DBA
5 3 (8.11%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Java Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Java Integration Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Spring
2 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
3 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) J2EE
3 6 (16.22%) JMS
4 5 (13.51%) HTML5
4 5 (13.51%) OAuth
4 5 (13.51%) OAuth2
4 5 (13.51%) OpenID
4 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (13.51%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) Spring Integration
5 4 (10.81%) JSON
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.70%) Kafka
8 1 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Derivative
3 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (8.11%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (5.41%) AS400
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (24.32%) SDLC
4 8 (21.62%) Multithreading
5 7 (18.92%) ETL
5 7 (18.92%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) TDD
5 7 (18.92%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.51%) ITSM
7 5 (13.51%) Service Management
7 5 (13.51%) SOLID
8 4 (10.81%) Change Control
8 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Innovative Thinking
8 4 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (10.81%) Scrum
8 4 (10.81%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Scala
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.11%) C
7 3 (8.11%) C++
7 3 (8.11%) Java 8
8 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Control-M
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Informatica
2 6 (16.22%) Sybase
3 5 (13.51%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) SAP