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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 62 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.33% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 1.61% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £470 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £371 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £485 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.12% +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
183 310 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.76% 20.68% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 163 177
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) DB2
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
6 3 (21.43%) Law
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) ISEB
7 2 (14.29%) Unix
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Database Security

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Database Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Database Designer
4 1 (7.14%) DB2 Consultant
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%) 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 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) J2SE
1 1 (7.14%) JMS
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Sass
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 4 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Database Security
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) System Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase