The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 42 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 43 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.44% 0.72% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.57% 3.87% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +9.37%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
209 181 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.73% 18.68% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 74 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £28.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% -35.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Relational Database
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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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 2014, 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 38 (45.24%) Java
2 36 (42.86%) Oracle
3 34 (40.48%) RDBMS
4 24 (28.57%) XML
5 23 (27.38%) Web Services
6 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 20 (23.81%) Finance
7 19 (22.62%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
8 18 (21.43%) SQL
8 18 (21.43%) HTML
9 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (19.05%) CSS
10 15 (17.86%) JSON
11 14 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 14 (16.67%) ETL
12 13 (15.48%) SOA
12 13 (15.48%) Linux
12 13 (15.48%) OO
12 13 (15.48%) JBoss
12 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (15.48%) JSF
12 13 (15.48%) Hibernate
12 13 (15.48%) RESTful
13 12 (14.29%) .NET
14 11 (13.10%) SOAP
14 11 (13.10%) UML
14 11 (13.10%) HTTP
14 11 (13.10%) Scrum

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.14%) SAS
2 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) RDBMS
2 20 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 14 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (7.14%) Cognos Report Studio
7 6 (7.14%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Cognos Transformer
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.38%) DataStage
11 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
11 1 (1.19%) MySQL
11 1 (1.19%) DB2
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) FitNesse
2 5 (5.95%) JUnit
3 4 (4.76%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) NUnit
5 2 (2.38%) Subversion
5 2 (2.38%) ERwin
5 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.19%) Mockito
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (23.81%) Finance
2 6 (7.14%) Banking
3 5 (5.95%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
4 1 (1.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 49 (58.33%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.24%) Architect
4 10 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.52%) Data Architect
5 8 (9.52%) Designer
6 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Java Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
7 6 (7.14%) SAS Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Junior Java Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Junior Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Junior
8 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 4 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) XML
2 23 (27.38%) Web Services
3 18 (21.43%) HTML
4 16 (19.05%) CSS
5 15 (17.86%) JSON
6 13 (15.48%) RESTful
6 13 (15.48%) Hibernate
6 13 (15.48%) JSF
7 12 (14.29%) .NET
8 11 (13.10%) SOAP
9 10 (11.90%) RichFaces
9 10 (11.90%) JPA
9 10 (11.90%) Apache CXF
10 7 (8.33%) Spring
11 5 (5.95%) JMS
11 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.76%) JDBC
12 4 (4.76%) XML Schema
12 4 (4.76%) iBATIS
12 4 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 4 (4.76%) FMCG
1 4 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.76%) Windows
4 3 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
1 19 (22.62%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) ETL
4 13 (15.48%) SOA
4 13 (15.48%) OO
5 11 (13.10%) UML
5 11 (13.10%) Scrum
6 10 (11.90%) Use Case
6 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.71%) TDD
7 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.33%) Migration
10 6 (7.14%) Project Management
10 6 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 6 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) Java
2 18 (21.43%) SQL
3 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.52%) C#
6 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.14%) VB
8 3 (3.57%) XPath
9 2 (2.38%) C
9 2 (2.38%) XQuery
9 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.38%) Perl
9 2 (2.38%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) VBA
10 1 (1.19%) Python
10 1 (1.19%) AspectJ
10 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (42.86%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) JBoss
3 7 (8.33%) Sybase
4 6 (7.14%) Cognos
5 3 (3.57%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.38%) Informatica
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) Actuate
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