The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 83 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 5 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.36% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.92% 2.44% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £486 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
RDBMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
260 246 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.87% 14.93% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 149 115
Median daily rate £375 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £47.25 £24.46 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.15% +103.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RDBMS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

RDBMS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RDBMS across the Edinburgh region.

RDBMS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RDBMS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

RDBMS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

RDBMS Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (42.86%) JDBC
4 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 6 (42.86%) Java EE
4 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (28.57%) BladeLogic
6 4 (28.57%) JPA
6 4 (28.57%) JBehave
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Cobertura
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) DB2
7 3 (21.43%) HTML

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Cobertura
3 4 (28.57%) JBehave
4 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
4 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Gradle
4 2 (14.29%) Grunt
4 2 (14.29%) gulp
4 2 (14.29%) Hudson
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) Java EE
2 6 (42.86%) JDBC
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 4 (28.57%) JPA
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Drools
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 2 (14.29%) Servlets
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) Sass
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) AIX
1 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) VirtualBox
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) BladeLogic
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) CA Wily
2 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) rkt
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase