Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 109 104
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5 +21
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 56 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.97% 0.92% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.63% 5.21% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £335 £388 £293
90th Percentile £538 £740 £543
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £339
% change year-on-year +2.41% +22.33% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £24.00 -

RDBMS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 527 518 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.51% 17.70% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 277 219
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £260
90th Percentile £563 £511 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - £52.00
10th Percentile £18.40 - £44.25
90th Percentile £34.00 - £52.03
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% -1.18% +70.00%

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RDBMS in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RDBMS in Edinburgh

RDBMS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RDBMS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RDBMS 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 RDBMS.

1 56 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (64.29%) HTML
3 36 (64.29%) React
4 35 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 35 (62.50%) CSS
5 34 (60.71%) HTML5
5 34 (60.71%) CSS3
6 32 (57.14%) Oracle
7 27 (48.21%) MySQL
8 25 (44.64%) SQL
9 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 24 (42.86%) Node.js
10 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
10 23 (41.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (41.07%) Microservices
11 22 (39.29%) MongoDB
11 22 (39.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (37.50%) MEAN Stack
13 20 (35.71%) DevOps
14 19 (33.93%) Functional Testing
14 19 (33.93%) Test Automation
15 18 (32.14%) .NET
16 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
16 17 (30.36%) Finance
17 14 (25.00%) C#
18 13 (23.21%) Java
18 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
18 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (21.43%) jQuery

RDBMS
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 11 (19.64%) SharePoint
1 11 (19.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (48.21%) MySQL
3 23 (41.07%) NoSQL
4 22 (39.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (39.29%) MongoDB
5 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.36%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.64%) NUnit
2 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) Maven
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) International Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (69.64%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Node.js Developer
3 11 (19.64%) React Developer
4 10 (17.86%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 8 (14.29%) HTML Developer
6 7 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Data Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Hadoop Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Office 365 Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Data Scientist
9 2 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) HTML
1 36 (64.29%) React
2 35 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 35 (62.50%) CSS
3 34 (60.71%) CSS3
3 34 (60.71%) HTML5
4 24 (42.86%) Node.js
5 23 (41.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (37.50%) MEAN Stack
7 18 (32.14%) .NET
8 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (21.43%) jQuery
9 12 (21.43%) XML
10 11 (19.64%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (7.14%) Kafka
11 4 (7.14%) Spring
12 3 (5.36%) Natural Language Processing
13 2 (3.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
2 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Microservices
3 20 (35.71%) DevOps
4 19 (33.93%) Functional Testing
4 19 (33.93%) Test Automation
5 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (21.43%) MVC
6 12 (21.43%) SDLC
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.14%) ETL
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Prototyping
7 4 (7.14%) Web Development
8 3 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.36%) Data Management
8 3 (5.36%) Open Source
8 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) C#
4 13 (23.21%) Java
5 11 (19.64%) PowerShell
5 11 (19.64%) TypeScript
6 6 (10.71%) Python
7 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.36%) R
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft