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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 37 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 52 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.07% 0.98% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.71% 5.68% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £295 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £291 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £299 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
229 176 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.93% 17.20% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 72 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £28.25 £18.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.06% +50.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Relational Database
Scotland

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 25 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 25 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 46 (50.00%) Java
2 42 (45.65%) Oracle
3 36 (39.13%) RDBMS
4 23 (25.00%) Web Services
4 23 (25.00%) Finance
5 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
6 21 (22.83%) HTML
7 20 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (20.65%) SQL
8 19 (20.65%) XML
8 19 (20.65%) CSS
9 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 18 (19.57%) JBoss
9 18 (19.57%) JSF
10 17 (18.48%) SOA
10 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
11 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
12 15 (16.30%) Scrum
12 15 (16.30%) Linux
13 14 (15.22%) ETL
13 14 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (15.22%) JSON
14 12 (13.04%) RESTful
14 12 (13.04%) Hibernate
14 12 (13.04%) TDD
15 11 (11.96%) Mac OS X
15 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.96%) HTTP
15 11 (11.96%) SOAP

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (6.52%) SAS
2 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.35%) Apache
4 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (7.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) RDBMS
2 18 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
4 14 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.61%) Cognos Report Studio
5 7 (7.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 7 (7.61%) Cognos Transformer
5 7 (7.61%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.26%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.17%) DataStage
10 1 (1.09%) MySQL
10 1 (1.09%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.09%) DB2
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Selenium
2 8 (8.70%) Maven
3 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.52%) JIRA
4 6 (6.52%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) JUnit
5 4 (4.35%) FitNesse
6 3 (3.26%) Zephyr
6 3 (3.26%) NUnit
6 3 (3.26%) JBuilder
6 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.17%) ERwin
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.09%) Mockito
8 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Banking
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (52.17%) Developer
2 20 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.48%) Architect
4 10 (10.87%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 8 (8.70%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.70%) Designer
6 7 (7.61%) Java Architect
6 7 (7.61%) ETL Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Cognos Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (6.52%) SAS Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Junior Java Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Junior Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Junior
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.00%) Web Services
2 21 (22.83%) HTML
3 19 (20.65%) CSS
3 19 (20.65%) XML
4 18 (19.57%) JSF
5 14 (15.22%) JSON
6 12 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 12 (13.04%) RESTful
7 11 (11.96%) SOAP
8 10 (10.87%) JPA
8 10 (10.87%) Apache CXF
8 10 (10.87%) RichFaces
9 9 (9.78%) .NET
10 7 (7.61%) JSP
10 7 (7.61%) Servlets
11 6 (6.52%) Spring
12 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
13 4 (4.35%) JMS
13 4 (4.35%) Java EE
14 3 (3.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
1 4 (4.35%) FMCG
2 3 (3.26%) Open Source
3 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Mac OS X
3 5 (5.43%) UNIX
4 4 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Data Modelling
2 20 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (20.65%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.48%) SOA
5 15 (16.30%) Scrum
6 14 (15.22%) ETL
7 12 (13.04%) TDD
8 11 (11.96%) OO
8 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.87%) UML
9 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.87%) Use Case
10 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.61%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (7.61%) Migration
13 6 (6.52%) Project Management
13 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (20.65%) SQL
3 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.52%) C#
6 3 (3.26%) VB
6 3 (3.26%) Python
7 2 (2.17%) C
7 2 (2.17%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) PHP
8 1 (1.09%) VBA
8 1 (1.09%) XQuery
8 1 (1.09%) VB6
8 1 (1.09%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.09%) Ruby
8 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) ISTQB
1 3 (3.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (45.65%) Oracle
2 18 (19.57%) JBoss
3 7 (7.61%) Cognos
3 7 (7.61%) Sybase
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.17%) Informatica
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) IBM