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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Relational Database over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 69 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 23 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.36% 2.70% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.91% 13.97% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 1
Average daily rate
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£406 £460 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +58.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
Relational Database
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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
232 229 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.75% 19.31% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 123 76
Average daily rate £390 £367 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +4.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -63.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

Relational Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database.

1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) Oracle
3 23 (46.94%) SQL
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.65%) Spring
5 16 (32.65%) PL/SQL
5 16 (32.65%) XML
6 15 (30.61%) JUnit
7 14 (28.57%) OO
7 14 (28.57%) TDD
8 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
9 12 (24.49%) J2EE
9 12 (24.49%) Linux
10 11 (22.45%) Web Services
10 11 (22.45%) Banking
11 10 (20.41%) Ant
11 10 (20.41%) RDBMS
11 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
12 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (18.37%) JDBC
12 9 (18.37%) UML
12 9 (18.37%) Finance
12 9 (18.37%) iBATIS
12 9 (18.37%) Use Case
12 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
13 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
13 8 (16.33%) SOA
13 8 (16.33%) SDLC

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Relational Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Relational Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) SAS
2 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) WordPress
3 2 (4.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) RDBMS
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.12%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (4.08%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.08%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) JUnit
2 10 (20.41%) Ant
3 6 (12.24%) FitNesse
4 5 (10.20%) jMock
4 5 (10.20%) Selenium
4 5 (10.20%) Mockito
5 4 (8.16%) CruiseControl
6 3 (6.12%) Subversion
7 2 (4.08%) JIRA
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.04%) JBuilder
8 1 (2.04%) Maven
8 1 (2.04%) Gradle
8 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Report Developer
5 3 (6.12%) OBIEE Developer
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.04%) Manual Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) XML
1 16 (32.65%) Spring
2 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
3 12 (24.49%) J2EE
4 11 (22.45%) Web Services
5 9 (18.37%) JDBC
5 9 (18.37%) iBATIS
6 7 (14.29%) Ajax
6 7 (14.29%) JPA
6 7 (14.29%) XML Schema
7 6 (12.24%) JSP
8 5 (10.20%) Middleware
8 5 (10.20%) JMS
8 5 (10.20%) Struts
9 4 (8.16%) CSS
9 4 (8.16%) SOAP
9 4 (8.16%) RESTful
9 4 (8.16%) Spring MVC
9 4 (8.16%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (8.16%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) FMCG
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) HPUX
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) TDD
2 14 (28.57%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) UML
3 9 (18.37%) Use Case
3 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.33%) SOA
4 8 (16.33%) SDLC
5 7 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 7 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 6 (12.24%) Web Development
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
7 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.16%) Migration
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 16 (32.65%) PL/SQL
4 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) PHP5
8 1 (2.04%) SAS Macro
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Sun Certification
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.04%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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