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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.36% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.52% 1.66% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £365 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £360 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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
168 302 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.44% 21.48% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 158 141
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle
5 9 (39.13%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Law
6 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
6 8 (34.78%) Intel Security
7 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
7 6 (26.09%) SIEM
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Java
9 4 (17.39%) Firewall
9 4 (17.39%) DB2
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
10 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (13.04%) Change Control
10 3 (13.04%) Web Development
10 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 3 (13.04%) Unix
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) Middleware
10 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (8.70%) HP
11 2 (8.70%) ISEB
11 2 (8.70%) CMS

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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (17.39%) DB2
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Law
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Database Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) Security Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) SIEM Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Database Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SAS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) JPA
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.35%) Sass
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
1 6 (26.09%) SIEM
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Security Operations
4 3 (13.04%) Change Control
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Database Security
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) System Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.35%) Teradata