Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 79 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 64 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.20% 1.92% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.25% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 37
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £343 £345 £295
90th Percentile £613 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £24.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -36.84% -

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 2,572 2,484 1,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.57% 85.36% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,317 1,445 1,025
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £259
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +6.33% +11.20%
10th Percentile £10.93 £11.22 £11.35
90th Percentile £43.75 £37.52 £46.01
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -2.38%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018, 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 26 (40.63%) SQL
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 19 (29.69%) Python
3 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 18 (28.13%) Migration
4 17 (26.56%) Scrum
4 17 (26.56%) Java
4 17 (26.56%) ETL
4 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (25.00%) Ansible
5 16 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 15 (23.44%) User Experience
7 14 (21.88%) Microservices
7 14 (21.88%) Physical Data Model
7 14 (21.88%) TDD
8 13 (20.31%) Re-Platforming
9 12 (18.75%) Banking
10 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
10 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
11 10 (15.63%) Kanban
11 10 (15.63%) Finance
11 10 (15.63%) DevOps
11 10 (15.63%) Analytics
11 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (15.63%) Puppet
11 10 (15.63%) Data Analytics
12 9 (14.06%) REST
12 9 (14.06%) Visualisation
12 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database

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 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Markit EDM
1 2 (3.13%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.50%) OpenShift
3 6 (9.38%) npm
3 6 (9.38%) Yarn
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
3 8 (12.50%) Big Data
4 7 (10.94%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.38%) Informix
6 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.69%) InfluxDB
8 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.69%) PowerCenter
8 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.13%) DataStage
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Babel
2 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.38%) Mocha
2 6 (9.38%) webpack
3 4 (6.25%) ERwin
4 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) ER Studio
General
1 12 (18.75%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Architect
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) DBA
3 10 (15.63%) Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Data Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (9.38%) React Developer
6 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Designer
7 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.69%) Administrator
8 3 (4.69%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Migration Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) REST
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
3 6 (9.38%) Chai
3 6 (9.38%) CSS
3 6 (9.38%) Enzyme
3 6 (9.38%) React
3 6 (9.38%) Redux
4 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 3 (4.69%) PostGIS
5 2 (3.13%) JSON
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (3.13%) WCF
6 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.56%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) User Experience
2 8 (12.50%) Cloud Native
3 6 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.25%) Replication
6 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.13%) Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Migration
3 17 (26.56%) ETL
3 17 (26.56%) Scrum
4 16 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 14 (21.88%) Microservices
5 14 (21.88%) Physical Data Model
5 14 (21.88%) TDD
6 13 (20.31%) Re-Platforming
7 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
8 10 (15.63%) Analytics
8 10 (15.63%) Data Analytics
8 10 (15.63%) DevOps
8 10 (15.63%) Kanban
9 9 (14.06%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (14.06%) Software Engineering
9 9 (14.06%) Visualisation
10 8 (12.50%) BDD
10 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) Python
3 17 (26.56%) Java
4 8 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) ES6
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.69%) Scala
7 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.13%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) GDPR
2 3 (4.69%) PMO
3 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) Ansible
2 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (15.63%) Puppet
3 8 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 3 (4.69%) Grafana
4 3 (4.69%) Prometheus
4 3 (4.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) CA
3 3 (4.69%) Informatica
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.13%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.13%) Charles River
4 2 (3.13%) FactSet
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.56%) Tableau
5 1 (1.56%) Talend
5 1 (1.56%) Teradata