The table below looks at the statistics for Relational Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 47 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 24 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.63% 2.32% 2.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.19% 11.29% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 22
Median daily rate £388 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.54% +10.71%
Relational Database
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
182 310 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.93% 20.58% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 163 178
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 £295 £291 £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%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Relational Database Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Relational Database Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Relational Database across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Relational Database Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Relational Database Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 18 (41.86%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
4 13 (30.23%) Web Services
5 11 (25.58%) Finance
6 10 (23.26%) Linux
7 8 (18.60%) OO
7 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
8 7 (16.28%) XML
8 7 (16.28%) Windows
8 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.95%) Cognos
9 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
10 5 (11.63%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.63%) DB2
10 5 (11.63%) UML
10 5 (11.63%) ETL
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) HP
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB

Relational Database
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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
2 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Route 53
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.63%) DB2
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.30%) QlikView
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.65%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Database Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) Web Services
2 7 (16.28%) XML
3 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
3 4 (9.30%) WSDL
3 4 (9.30%) XML Messaging
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) CSS
4 3 (6.98%) HTML
4 3 (6.98%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) SOAP
4 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) Ajax
5 2 (4.65%) Apache CXF
5 2 (4.65%) Drools
5 2 (4.65%) EJB
5 2 (4.65%) JPA
5 2 (4.65%) JSF
5 2 (4.65%) LAMP
5 2 (4.65%) Struts
5 2 (4.65%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 3 (6.98%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (18.60%) OO
2 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) ETL
4 5 (11.63%) UML
5 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.30%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (9.30%) SDLC
5 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
5 4 (9.30%) System Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) OOP
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.98%) Use Case
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
1 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) BC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) IISP
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Cognos
3 5 (11.63%) HP
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
5 3 (6.98%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Nintex
7 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.33%) Sybase