The table below looks at the statistics for RDBMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 89 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 4 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.66% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 3.32% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Average daily rate £450 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £125.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-68.00% +327.35%
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
279 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 19.94% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 158 88
Average daily rate £375 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

RDBMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS.

1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) ERwin
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Perl

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RDBMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RDBMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modeller
2 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Finance Modeller
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSF
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
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