Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 58 75
Rank change year-on-year -21 +17 -37
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 50 87 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.95% 3.02% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.44% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 61 19
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -14.44%
10th Percentile £364 £313 £267
90th Percentile £613 £575 £603
Scotland median daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year +0.59% +12.67% -11.76%
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% -23.09%

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 2,250 2,526 1,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.96% 87.62% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,149 1,467 928
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 33
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.25 £14.09
90th Percentile £46.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% -1.18% +1.19%

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 January 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 20 January 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 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) ETL
3 17 (34.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
5 14 (28.00%) Oracle
5 14 (28.00%) Java
6 13 (26.00%) Physical Data Model
7 12 (24.00%) Ansible
7 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) Migration
7 12 (24.00%) Scrum
7 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.00%) Banking
8 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
8 11 (22.00%) Python
8 11 (22.00%) User Experience
9 10 (20.00%) Microservices
9 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (20.00%) Puppet
9 10 (20.00%) REST
9 10 (20.00%) Big Data
9 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 9 (18.00%) TDD
10 9 (18.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (18.00%) Kanban
11 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
11 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
11 8 (16.00%) OpenShift
11 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
12 7 (14.00%) 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 4 (8.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Markit EDM
1 2 (4.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.00%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.00%) npm
3 2 (4.00%) Yarn
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) Big Data
3 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (8.00%) Informix
7 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (6.00%) PowerCenter
7 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.00%) DataStage
8 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) ERwin
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Babel
4 2 (4.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.00%) Mocha
4 2 (4.00%) webpack
5 1 (2.00%) ER Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Architect
2 11 (22.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Data Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (10.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) ETL Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.00%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Senior DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) JSON
3 3 (6.00%) RESTful
3 3 (6.00%) WCF
3 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) Chai
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) Enzyme
4 2 (4.00%) Java EE
4 2 (4.00%) JSP
4 2 (4.00%) React
4 2 (4.00%) Redux
4 2 (4.00%) Servlets
4 2 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.00%) Kafka
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (2.00%) PostGIS
5 1 (2.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) User Experience
2 6 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Unix
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) ETL
3 16 (32.00%) Logical Data Model
4 13 (26.00%) Physical Data Model
5 12 (24.00%) Migration
5 12 (24.00%) Scrum
6 10 (20.00%) Microservices
6 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (18.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (18.00%) Kanban
7 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 8 (16.00%) Data Analysis
9 7 (14.00%) BDD
9 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.00%) Data Integration
10 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
10 6 (12.00%) DevOps
11 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (10.00%) Data Architecture
11 5 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) ES6
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.00%) PMO
2 3 (6.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Ansible
2 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.00%) Puppet
3 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.00%) Grafana
4 1 (2.00%) Oozie
4 1 (2.00%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Informatica
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) CA
5 2 (4.00%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.00%) Charles River
5 2 (4.00%) FactSet
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Talend
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds