The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 27 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 41 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.17% 6.99% 4.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.16% 25.65% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £359 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £447 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.47 £33.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year -59.80% +19.11%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 177 191 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 26.62% 27.25% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 124 110
Median daily rate £375 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £190.00 - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Glasgow

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Glasgow

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Glasgow over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Glasgow

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 66 (79.52%) Java
2 56 (67.47%) SQL
3 53 (63.86%) Unix
4 44 (53.01%) OO
5 34 (40.96%) OOA/OOD
6 31 (37.35%) Finance
7 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (34.94%) RDBMS
8 26 (31.33%) Sybase
9 25 (30.12%) Linux
10 23 (27.71%) Spring
11 21 (25.30%) Perl
11 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
12 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
12 20 (24.10%) Low Latency
13 19 (22.89%) XML
14 18 (21.69%) DB2
14 18 (21.69%) Scrum
15 17 (20.48%) SOAP
16 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (18.07%) Banking
17 14 (16.87%) Maven
17 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
18 13 (15.66%) Hudson
18 13 (15.66%) JSON
18 13 (15.66%) Perforce
18 13 (15.66%) Ant
19 12 (14.46%) Gradle
20 11 (13.25%) Protocol Buffers
20 11 (13.25%) NoSQL

Relational Database
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 8 (9.64%) JBoss
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.41%) SAS
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.20%) Mule
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) GitHub
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) RDBMS
2 18 (21.69%) DB2
3 11 (13.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.61%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (3.61%) KDB
6 3 (3.61%) Kdb+
7 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.20%) MySQL
8 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (16.87%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.87%) Maven
3 13 (15.66%) Ant
3 13 (15.66%) Hudson
4 12 (14.46%) Gradle
5 6 (7.23%) GitLab
6 5 (6.02%) JUnit
7 2 (2.41%) Concordion
7 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.41%) JBehave
7 2 (2.41%) Selenium
8 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.20%) Mockito
8 1 (1.20%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.20%) Subversion
8 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (37.35%) Finance
2 15 (18.07%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Front Office
4 1 (1.20%) Law
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (68.67%) Developer
2 48 (57.83%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.84%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Consultant
4 7 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.02%) Architect
5 5 (6.02%) DevOps Consultant
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
6 4 (4.82%) Designer
6 4 (4.82%) Scala Developer
6 4 (4.82%) Senior Designer
7 3 (3.61%) C++ Developer
7 3 (3.61%) DBA
7 3 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) J2EE Technical Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Java Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (3.61%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 3 (3.61%) Java/J2EE Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Spring
2 19 (22.89%) XML
3 17 (20.48%) SOAP
4 13 (15.66%) JSON
5 11 (13.25%) J2EE
5 11 (13.25%) Protocol Buffers
6 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.02%) J2SE
7 5 (6.02%) JMS
8 4 (4.82%) CSS
8 4 (4.82%) JSP
9 3 (3.61%) .NET
9 3 (3.61%) HTML
9 3 (3.61%) Middleware
10 2 (2.41%) Ajax
10 2 (2.41%) Web Services
11 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.20%) JSF
11 1 (1.20%) REST
11 1 (1.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.23%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.02%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.02%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Derivative
5 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.20%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.86%) Unix
2 25 (30.12%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) AIX
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Solaris
4 1 (1.20%) Tru64
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) OO
2 34 (40.96%) OOA/OOD
3 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (24.10%) Low Latency
5 18 (21.69%) Scrum
6 15 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (12.05%) Web Development
8 9 (10.84%) DevOps
9 7 (8.43%) Refactoring
9 7 (8.43%) SOA
9 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.43%) TDD
10 6 (7.23%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (7.23%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.23%) SDLC
11 5 (6.02%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (6.02%) Microservices
11 5 (6.02%) OOD
11 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (79.52%) Java
2 56 (67.47%) SQL
3 21 (25.30%) Perl
3 21 (25.30%) Shell Script
4 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) PHP
6 7 (8.43%) Python
7 6 (7.23%) Ruby
7 6 (7.23%) Scala
8 4 (4.82%) C#
8 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.61%) C++
9 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) Dodd-Frank
1 9 (10.84%) EMIR
1 9 (10.84%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Ansible
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.20%) Control-M
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Terraform
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (31.33%) Sybase
2 13 (15.66%) Perforce
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) CA
5 1 (1.20%) F5
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Informatica
5 1 (1.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter