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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 84 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -16
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 12 29 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 2.02% 3.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 10.07% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 25
Median daily rate £375 £414 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £598 £450
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 £34.25 £28.13 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -22.94%
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
296 288 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.78% 20.08% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 164 131
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 (68.09%) Oracle
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) JBoss
4 18 (38.30%) JPA
5 17 (36.17%) Hibernate
6 14 (29.79%) RDBMS
6 14 (29.79%) SOA
6 14 (29.79%) OO
7 13 (27.66%) Drools
7 13 (27.66%) Use Case
8 12 (25.53%) Logical Data Model
8 12 (25.53%) Wireframes
8 12 (25.53%) UML
8 12 (25.53%) SOAP
8 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
9 11 (23.40%) JSF
9 11 (23.40%) Java EE
9 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (23.40%) Apache CXF
10 10 (21.28%) BPMN
10 10 (21.28%) JSON
10 10 (21.28%) Linux
10 10 (21.28%) SQL
10 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.15%) XML
11 9 (19.15%) Spring
11 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
11 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (17.02%) Finance
12 8 (17.02%) Project Management

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 20 (42.55%) JBoss
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
3 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.38%) nginx
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.26%) Confluence
6 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.26%) SAS
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.26%) LDAP
3 2 (4.26%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) RDBMS
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.38%) DB2
5 3 (6.38%) QlikView
6 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Big Data
7 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Cobertura
3 5 (10.64%) JBehave
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Gradle
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Architect
2 16 (34.04%) Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Java Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Java Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.38%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) Data Integration Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Database Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SAS Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) JPA
2 17 (36.17%) Hibernate
3 13 (27.66%) Drools
4 12 (25.53%) SOAP
5 11 (23.40%) Apache CXF
5 11 (23.40%) Java EE
5 11 (23.40%) JSF
6 10 (21.28%) JSON
7 9 (19.15%) Spring
7 9 (19.15%) XML
8 7 (14.89%) JDBC
8 7 (14.89%) RichFaces
8 7 (14.89%) Web Services
9 4 (8.51%) HTML
9 4 (8.51%) RESTful
10 3 (6.38%) J2EE
11 2 (4.26%) .NET
11 2 (4.26%) Middleware
11 2 (4.26%) SAML
11 2 (4.26%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.26%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Mac OS X
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) AIX
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) OO
1 14 (29.79%) SOA
2 13 (27.66%) Use Case
3 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
3 12 (25.53%) Logical Data Model
3 12 (25.53%) UML
3 12 (25.53%) Wireframes
4 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (21.28%) BPMN
6 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Project Management
8 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.77%) ETL
10 5 (10.64%) BDD
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.64%) Web Development
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.51%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) PHP 5
6 2 (4.26%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) SAS Macro
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.26%) VBA
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) VirtualBox
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) BladeLogic
2 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) CA Wily
3 2 (4.26%) logstash
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 2 (4.26%) rkt
3 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Cognos
4 3 (6.38%) Sybase
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.26%) F5
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Nintex