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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Relational Database
Rank 41 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 41 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.25% 2.80% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.25% 15.94% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 6
Average daily rate £400 £343 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £207 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.15 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.81% +15.78%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
213 138 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.88% 17.56% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 55 76
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £70.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +344.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 37 (51.39%) RDBMS
2 35 (48.61%) Oracle
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
5 21 (29.17%) Java
5 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
6 19 (26.39%) PL/SQL
6 19 (26.39%) Finance
7 18 (25.00%) XML
8 16 (22.22%) HTML
9 15 (20.83%) ETL
10 14 (19.44%) CSS
11 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
11 13 (18.06%) Sybase
11 13 (18.06%) .NET
11 13 (18.06%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 12 (16.67%) Web Services
12 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
13 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (15.28%) C#
13 11 (15.28%) Migration
13 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
14 10 (13.89%) Oracle OWB
15 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 8 (11.11%) VB
16 8 (11.11%) Linux

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) IIS
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.39%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (51.39%) RDBMS
2 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
3 21 (29.17%) Oracle Database
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (13.89%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.39%) DataStage
9 1 (1.39%) MySQL
9 1 (1.39%) DB2
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) JUnit
1 5 (6.94%) FitNesse
2 4 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
2 4 (5.56%) NUnit
3 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.78%) ERwin
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Ant
5 1 (1.39%) Maven
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Front Office
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Architect
4 7 (9.72%) Data Architect
5 6 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Developer
7 4 (5.56%) ETL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Java Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Junior Java Architect
9 2 (2.78%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) XML
2 16 (22.22%) HTML
3 14 (19.44%) CSS
4 13 (18.06%) .NET
5 12 (16.67%) Web Services
6 8 (11.11%) RESTful
6 8 (11.11%) JSON
7 7 (9.72%) SOAP
7 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
8 6 (8.33%) Spring
9 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.94%) EDI
9 5 (6.94%) JMS
9 5 (6.94%) XSL
10 4 (5.56%) JDBC
10 4 (5.56%) XML Schema
10 4 (5.56%) iBATIS
10 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.17%) jQuery
11 3 (4.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Mainframe
1 3 (4.17%) FMCG
1 3 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (1.39%) Ontologies
2 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Mac OS X
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) ETL
2 13 (18.06%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Migration
4 11 (15.28%) Data Migration
5 8 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 8 (11.11%) Data Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Information Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
6 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
6 7 (9.72%) OO
7 6 (8.33%) UML
7 6 (8.33%) TDD
7 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.94%) Project Management
8 5 (6.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) Java
3 19 (26.39%) PL/SQL
4 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
5 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.28%) C#
7 8 (11.11%) VB
8 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.17%) XPath
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 2 (2.78%) C
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
10 2 (2.78%) XQuery
11 1 (1.39%) VBA
11 1 (1.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.39%) Korn
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) ISEB
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Sybase
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) SAP
5 4 (5.56%) Cognos
6 3 (4.17%) JBoss
7 2 (2.78%) Informatica
7 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.39%) Actuate
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