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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Relational Database
Rank 75 61 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 26 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.21% 1.78% 4.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.44% 8.81% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 33
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £462
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 £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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
264 295 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.75% 20.21% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 165 131
Median daily rate £375 £363 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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 May 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 May 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 40 (71.43%) Java
2 35 (62.50%) Oracle
3 25 (44.64%) JBoss
4 23 (41.07%) JPA
5 22 (39.29%) Hibernate
6 19 (33.93%) SOA
7 18 (32.14%) Drools
7 18 (32.14%) Use Case
8 17 (30.36%) Logical Data Model
8 17 (30.36%) Wireframes
8 17 (30.36%) Data Modelling
8 17 (30.36%) UML
8 17 (30.36%) OO
9 16 (28.57%) Linux
9 16 (28.57%) JSF
9 16 (28.57%) Apache CXF
10 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
11 13 (23.21%) SOAP
11 13 (23.21%) Web Services
11 13 (23.21%) BPMN
12 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (21.43%) Java EE
12 12 (21.43%) Project Management
13 11 (19.64%) JSON
13 11 (19.64%) SQL
13 11 (19.64%) HTTP
13 11 (19.64%) SDLC
14 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
14 10 (17.86%) JavaScript

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 25 (44.64%) JBoss
2 7 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.14%) nginx
4 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) Confluence
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.57%) SAS
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (10.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 8 (14.29%) SSL
3 6 (10.71%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.57%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.57%) LDAP
5 2 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) DB2
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.93%) Cobertura
2 5 (8.93%) JBehave
2 5 (8.93%) JUnit
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.57%) Ant
4 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.57%) Gradle
4 2 (3.57%) Grunt
4 2 (3.57%) gulp
4 2 (3.57%) Hudson
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (10.71%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Architect
2 20 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (26.79%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Administrator
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Data Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Java Applications Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.57%) SOA Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) JPA
2 22 (39.29%) Hibernate
3 18 (32.14%) Drools
4 16 (28.57%) Apache CXF
4 16 (28.57%) JSF
5 13 (23.21%) SOAP
5 13 (23.21%) Web Services
6 12 (21.43%) Java EE
7 11 (19.64%) JSON
8 10 (17.86%) Spring
8 10 (17.86%) XML
9 9 (16.07%) RichFaces
10 7 (12.50%) JDBC
11 6 (10.71%) HTML
12 5 (8.93%) RESTful
13 4 (7.14%) J2EE
13 4 (7.14%) jQuery
14 2 (3.57%) JSP
14 2 (3.57%) SAML
14 2 (3.57%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.57%) Fintech
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.36%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) SOA
2 18 (32.14%) Use Case
3 17 (30.36%) Data Modelling
3 17 (30.36%) Logical Data Model
3 17 (30.36%) OO
3 17 (30.36%) UML
3 17 (30.36%) Wireframes
4 13 (23.21%) BPMN
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.43%) Project Management
6 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
9 6 (10.71%) ITIL
9 6 (10.71%) Software Testing
9 6 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) Python
5 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) PHP 5
5 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.36%) C#
6 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.57%) C++
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) SAS Macro
7 2 (3.57%) VBA
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) IISP
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Docker
1 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) BladeLogic
2 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
3 2 (3.57%) CA Wily
3 2 (3.57%) logstash
3 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 2 (3.57%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.57%) F5
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.57%) Splunk
3 2 (3.57%) Sybase
3 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio