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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 82 71 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -31
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 13 21 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 1.34% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 7.78% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 21
Median daily rate £350 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £28.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -25.00%
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
287 270 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.42% 17.16% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 155 124
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +286.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 32 (71.11%) Oracle
2 26 (57.78%) Java
3 17 (37.78%) JBoss
4 15 (33.33%) JPA
5 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (31.11%) Hibernate
6 12 (26.67%) OO
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 11 (24.44%) SOA
7 11 (24.44%) Java EE
8 10 (22.22%) SOAP
8 10 (22.22%) Drools
8 10 (22.22%) Use Case
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (20.00%) Wireframes
9 9 (20.00%) UML
9 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 9 (20.00%) Spring
9 9 (20.00%) Finance
10 8 (17.78%) JSF
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) Linux
10 8 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (17.78%) Apache CXF
10 8 (17.78%) JSON
11 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
11 7 (15.56%) BPMN
11 7 (15.56%) Jenkins

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 17 (37.78%) JBoss
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (4.44%) SAS
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.44%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
1 5 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
2 2 (4.44%) SSH
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (8.89%) QlikView
6 3 (6.67%) DB2
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.22%) Big Data
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) JUnit
3 5 (11.11%) Cobertura
3 5 (11.11%) JBehave
4 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
5 2 (4.44%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.44%) Gradle
5 2 (4.44%) Hudson
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Maven
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Java Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Java Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.89%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Database Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) DBA
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.44%) SAS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) JPA
2 14 (31.11%) Hibernate
3 11 (24.44%) Java EE
4 10 (22.22%) Drools
4 10 (22.22%) SOAP
5 9 (20.00%) Spring
6 8 (17.78%) Apache CXF
6 8 (17.78%) JSF
6 8 (17.78%) JSON
7 7 (15.56%) JDBC
7 7 (15.56%) XML
8 6 (13.33%) RichFaces
9 5 (11.11%) Web Services
10 4 (8.89%) HTML
11 3 (6.67%) .NET
11 3 (6.67%) J2EE
12 2 (4.44%) jQuery
12 2 (4.44%) JSP
12 2 (4.44%) SAML
12 2 (4.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 2 (4.44%) AIX
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Solaris
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) OO
2 11 (24.44%) SOA
3 10 (22.22%) Use Case
4 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 9 (20.00%) UML
4 9 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (15.56%) BPMN
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.56%) ETL
6 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) BDD
8 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
9 3 (6.67%) Open Source
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.89%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
6 2 (4.44%) SAS Macro
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
1 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) BladeLogic
2 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.44%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) CA Wily
3 2 (4.44%) logstash
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) rkt
3 2 (4.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.33%) Cognos
4 3 (6.67%) Sybase
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.44%) F5
5 2 (4.44%) Google
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) Nintex
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio