Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 22 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -8
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 67 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.16% 7.39% 3.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.76% 26.95% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 25
Glasgow median daily rate £419 £414 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +18.21% -12.50%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £256
90th Percentile £475 £525 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £390
% change year-on-year +5.96% -3.21% -2.50%
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 £52.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -53.85% -20.00% -

Relational Database 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 339 308 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 26.12% 27.43% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 159 228
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £363 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% +7.01% -3.21%
10th Percentile £289 £262 £213
90th Percentile £500 £475 £452
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.86% -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 £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
% change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 57 (85.07%) SQL
2 52 (77.61%) Java
3 44 (65.67%) RDBMS
4 40 (59.70%) Unix
5 36 (53.73%) Linux
6 34 (50.75%) Perl
7 30 (44.78%) Finance
8 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (41.79%) Sybase
10 26 (38.81%) OO
11 25 (37.31%) Spring
12 20 (29.85%) DB2
13 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (22.39%) C++
14 15 (22.39%) J2SE
14 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
15 14 (20.90%) Oracle
15 14 (20.90%) Scala
15 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
16 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
16 13 (19.40%) SDLC
16 13 (19.40%) JUnit
17 12 (17.91%) .NET
17 12 (17.91%) OOD
17 12 (17.91%) Perforce
18 11 (16.42%) C#
19 10 (14.93%) Windows
19 10 (14.93%) Web Development
20 9 (13.43%) Maven
20 9 (13.43%) XML

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 4 (5.97%) Apache
1 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) JBoss
2 1 (1.49%) Mule
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) RDBMS
2 20 (29.85%) DB2
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) GIS
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.40%) JUnit
3 9 (13.43%) Maven
4 8 (11.94%) Ant
4 8 (11.94%) Hudson
5 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.48%) FishEye
6 3 (4.48%) Gradle
7 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.49%) JMeter
7 1 (1.49%) Mockito
7 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.49%) Subversion
7 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 6 (8.96%) Front Office
3 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Law
4 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (85.07%) Developer
2 37 (55.22%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) C++ Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Java Scala Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Scala Developer
4 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Front Office C++ Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Data Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Python Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Security Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) Spring
2 15 (22.39%) J2SE
3 12 (17.91%) .NET
4 9 (13.43%) XML
5 8 (11.94%) JSON
5 8 (11.94%) SOAP
6 5 (7.46%) JMS
7 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.48%) HTML
8 3 (4.48%) Protocol Buffers
9 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.99%) CSS
9 2 (2.99%) Ext JS
9 2 (2.99%) J2EE
9 2 (2.99%) RESTful
9 2 (2.99%) Web Services
9 2 (2.99%) WebGL
10 1 (1.49%) JSP
10 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.45%) PKI
3 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.46%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.99%) Derivative
6 2 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.99%) RIA
7 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Unix
2 36 (53.73%) Linux
3 10 (14.93%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 13 (19.40%) SDLC
5 12 (17.91%) OOD
6 10 (14.93%) Web Development
7 9 (13.43%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (11.94%) Low Latency
8 8 (11.94%) Scrum
9 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.96%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (8.96%) Load Testing
10 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.46%) Database Tuning
11 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
11 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
12 4 (5.97%) Secure Coding
12 4 (5.97%) SOA
13 3 (4.48%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 57 (85.07%) SQL
2 52 (77.61%) Java
3 34 (50.75%) Perl
4 15 (22.39%) C++
5 14 (20.90%) Scala
6 11 (16.42%) C#
7 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
8 6 (8.96%) Python
9 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.48%) VBA
11 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.49%) EMIR
3 1 (1.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (4.48%) NFS
2 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Netcool
1 6 (8.96%) SCOM
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.97%) WMI
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Control-M
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) Terraform
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Sybase
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle
3 12 (17.91%) Perforce
4 7 (10.45%) CyberArk
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.99%) Mapbox
8 1 (1.49%) CA
8 1 (1.49%) Informatica