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 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Relational Database
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 21 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.49% 2.66% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.00% 11.85% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 13
Median daily rate £324 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £355 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £612 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.97 £40.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-38.73% +35.83%

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
150 329 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.77% 22.46% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 181 157
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £9.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+448.26% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

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
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 February 2017, 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 23 (52.27%) RDBMS
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 20 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (31.82%) Oracle
4 14 (31.82%) Web Services
5 13 (29.55%) Linux
5 13 (29.55%) Finance
5 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
6 11 (25.00%) Banking
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (20.45%) Law
7 9 (20.45%) Degree
7 9 (20.45%) Intel Security
8 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.91%) XML Messaging
9 7 (15.91%) WSDL
9 7 (15.91%) XML
9 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
9 7 (15.91%) SIEM
10 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
10 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.36%) Middleware
11 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.36%) Unix
11 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
2 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.55%) IaaS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Route 53
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 2 (4.55%) HTTP
4 2 (4.55%) SSL
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.09%) DB2
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.27%) DataStage
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
1 3 (6.82%) Maven
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) JMeter
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Database Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Security Consultant
4 9 (20.45%) Data Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (15.91%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Architect
8 3 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Database Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Designer
8 3 (6.82%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Web Services
2 7 (15.91%) WSDL
2 7 (15.91%) XML
2 7 (15.91%) XML Messaging
3 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.36%) Middleware
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) Ajax
5 3 (6.82%) JPA
5 3 (6.82%) LAMP
5 3 (6.82%) Spring
6 2 (4.55%) Apache CXF
6 2 (4.55%) Drools
6 2 (4.55%) EJB
6 2 (4.55%) JSF
6 2 (4.55%) RichFaces
6 2 (4.55%) Struts
6 2 (4.55%) Struts2
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Clustering
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (4.55%) Replication
7 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 7 (15.91%) SIEM
3 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) ETL
5 3 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) SDLC
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) BC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) MCDBA
3 2 (4.55%) MCITP
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) IISP
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata
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