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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Rank 84 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 8 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 1.33% 0.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.20% 7.30% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate
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£368 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.97 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+24.53% -19.76%
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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
250 233 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.57% 18.20% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 124 75
Average daily rate £363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.36% -61.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (20.00%) SAS
6 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) JSP
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
6 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics

RDBMS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (20.00%) SQLPlus
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Development Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware