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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 53 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 32 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.18% 2.53% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.96% 10.54% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.92 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +8.20%
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
292 294 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.92% 24.00% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 141 85
Average daily rate £355 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 39 (60.00%) Java
2 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (47.69%) Oracle
4 26 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 21 (32.31%) TDD
5 21 (32.31%) XML
6 20 (30.77%) SQL
7 17 (26.15%) Spring
8 16 (24.62%) Selenium
9 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
9 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 15 (23.08%) JDBC
9 15 (23.08%) SOA
10 14 (21.54%) CSS
10 14 (21.54%) Banking
10 14 (21.54%) iBATIS
11 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (18.46%) FitNesse
12 12 (18.46%) JSF
12 12 (18.46%) Scrum
12 12 (18.46%) JBoss
12 12 (18.46%) XML Schema
12 12 (18.46%) JSP
13 11 (16.92%) HTML
13 11 (16.92%) JUnit
13 11 (16.92%) Maven
13 11 (16.92%) Pair Programming
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
13 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (15.38%) Jenkins

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (18.46%) JBoss
2 10 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 10 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.31%) SAS
4 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.54%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) PegaRULES
5 1 (1.54%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
1 1 (1.54%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 11 (16.92%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Cognos Transformer
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) BODI
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (1.54%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Selenium
2 12 (18.46%) FitNesse
3 11 (16.92%) JUnit
3 11 (16.92%) Maven
4 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.38%) JIRA
5 8 (12.31%) jMock
5 8 (12.31%) Mockito
6 5 (7.69%) Subversion
6 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.15%) CruiseControl
8 3 (4.62%) Ant
8 3 (4.62%) JBuilder
8 3 (4.62%) Zephyr
8 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.54%) JMeter
9 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.54%) T4 Templates
General
1 14 (21.54%) Banking
2 10 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Developer
2 25 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.31%) SAS Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Technical Leader
4 6 (9.23%) SAS Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Consultant
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Designer
5 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) DBA
7 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Verification Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Programmer
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Cognos Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Cognos Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) XML
2 17 (26.15%) Spring
3 15 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 15 (23.08%) JDBC
4 14 (21.54%) CSS
4 14 (21.54%) iBATIS
5 12 (18.46%) JSF
5 12 (18.46%) XML Schema
5 12 (18.46%) JSP
6 11 (16.92%) HTML
7 8 (12.31%) JMS
7 8 (12.31%) Servlets
8 7 (10.77%) Struts
9 5 (7.69%) Ajax
9 5 (7.69%) J2EE
9 5 (7.69%) Web Services
9 5 (7.69%) JPA
10 4 (6.15%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (6.15%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.62%) Open Source
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.54%) W3C
3 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.54%) DataPower
3 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) UNIX
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
4 1 (1.54%) zOS
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) TDD
3 15 (23.08%) SOA
4 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.46%) Scrum
6 11 (16.92%) Pair Programming
7 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.31%) OO
8 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
9 7 (10.77%) Manual Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.15%) Use Case
11 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Project Management
11 4 (6.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) Java
2 20 (30.77%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (4.62%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) XPath
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.08%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) VB6
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
8 1 (1.54%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.54%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.54%) MCITP
2 1 (1.54%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) RACF
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) CA LISA
1 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.54%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 31 (47.69%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.54%) Sybase
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) CA
4 1 (1.54%) Informatica
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