Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Modelling
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 77 78
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 36 66 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.86% 2.32% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.62% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 41
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £375 £325
90th Percentile £601 £613 £575
Scotland median daily rate £457 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.98% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £24.00

Data Modelling is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,712 2,517 2,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.48% 88.41% 86.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 1,258 1,468
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £258 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.77 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.23% -16.67% -16.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.07 £11.23
90th Percentile £44.25 £44.41 £35.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.39 £23.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year -17.49% +1.08% +10.71%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in Edinburgh

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Modelling in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in Edinburgh

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in Edinburgh

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Modelling in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Modelling.

1 20 (55.56%) Banking
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (38.89%) Use Case
5 13 (36.11%) UML
5 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
6 12 (33.33%) Web Services
6 12 (33.33%) XML
6 12 (33.33%) ERwin
6 12 (33.33%) Service Design
7 11 (30.56%) OO
7 11 (30.56%) PowerDesigner
7 11 (30.56%) SOA
7 11 (30.56%) IBM
7 11 (30.56%) QA
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) Public Sector
10 6 (16.67%) Oracle
10 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 6 (16.67%) Analytics
10 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
11 5 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (13.89%) Loose Coupling
11 5 (13.89%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (13.89%) Spatial Data
11 5 (13.89%) Data Lake
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC

Data Modelling
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.78%) Jupyter
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.56%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.56%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SageMaker
4 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Data Lake
1 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.89%) Spatial Data
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (8.33%) Impala
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) Power BI
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) HBase
4 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Eclipse
2 12 (33.33%) ERwin
3 11 (30.56%) PowerDesigner
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.78%) ER Studio
General
1 20 (55.56%) Banking
2 17 (47.22%) Finance
3 8 (22.22%) Public Sector
4 4 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Domain Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.78%) Designer
6 1 (2.78%) ETL Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) Web Services
1 12 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) React
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Use Case
2 13 (36.11%) UML
3 12 (33.33%) Service Design
4 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (30.56%) OO
4 11 (30.56%) SOA
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
6 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
6 5 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (13.89%) Loose Coupling
6 5 (13.89%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Data Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) ETL
8 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) R
6 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) OCA
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.33%) Control-M
2 3 (8.33%) Oozie
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.78%) Ambari
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) IBM
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Teradata
4 3 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Cognos
6 1 (2.78%) Google
6 1 (2.78%) Talend