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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Relational Database
Rank 65 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 27 52 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.68% 4.06% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.80% 22.32% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 2
Average daily rate
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£414 £410 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +38.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £287 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.13 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
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
250 233 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.57% 18.20% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 124 75
Average daily rate £363 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.36% -61.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 33 (64.71%) Java
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) Oracle
5 20 (39.22%) XML
6 19 (37.25%) Spring
7 17 (33.33%) TDD
8 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
8 16 (31.37%) JUnit
9 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
10 13 (25.49%) J2EE
11 12 (23.53%) Ant
11 12 (23.53%) Linux
11 12 (23.53%) OO
11 12 (23.53%) Banking
12 11 (21.57%) Web Services
13 10 (19.61%) JDBC
13 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
13 10 (19.61%) XML Schema
13 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
13 10 (19.61%) iBATIS
13 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
14 9 (17.65%) SOA
15 8 (15.69%) Selenium
15 8 (15.69%) Pair Programming
15 8 (15.69%) Ajax
15 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
15 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database

Relational Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) SAS
3 3 (5.88%) WordPress
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.92%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.92%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) JUnit
2 12 (23.53%) Ant
3 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
4 8 (15.69%) Selenium
5 6 (11.76%) jMock
5 6 (11.76%) Mockito
6 5 (9.80%) CruiseControl
7 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
8 3 (5.88%) Maven
9 2 (3.92%) JIRA
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (3.92%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.96%) Gradle
10 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.96%) JBuilder
General
1 12 (23.53%) Banking
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 24 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Report Developer
7 2 (3.92%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.96%) WordPress Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (1.96%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (1.96%) SAS Programmer
8 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) XML
2 19 (37.25%) Spring
3 15 (29.41%) Hibernate
4 13 (25.49%) J2EE
5 11 (21.57%) Web Services
6 10 (19.61%) XML Schema
6 10 (19.61%) JDBC
6 10 (19.61%) iBATIS
7 8 (15.69%) Ajax
8 7 (13.73%) JSP
9 6 (11.76%) JMS
9 6 (11.76%) Struts
9 6 (11.76%) JPA
9 6 (11.76%) RESTful
10 5 (9.80%) JSON
10 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
10 5 (9.80%) Spring Web Flow
10 5 (9.80%) GWT
10 5 (9.80%) CSS
11 4 (7.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.92%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) AIX
5 1 (1.96%) HPUX
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) TDD
3 12 (23.53%) OO
4 9 (17.65%) SOA
4 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.69%) Web Application Development
5 8 (15.69%) Pair Programming
5 8 (15.69%) SDLC
6 7 (13.73%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (13.73%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.76%) UML
7 6 (11.76%) Web Development
7 6 (11.76%) Use Case
8 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.88%) Project Management
9 3 (5.88%) Migration
9 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 26 (50.98%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) PL/SQL
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.80%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) PHP5
8 2 (3.92%) XPath
9 1 (1.96%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Sun
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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