Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 78 128
Rank change year-on-year -28 +50 -15
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 32 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.14% 1.41% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.58% 7.37% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +0.69% -13.69%
10th Percentile £400 £302 £323
90th Percentile £640 £474 £483
Scotland median daily rate £450 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 486 353 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.31% 19.21% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 195 345
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £310 £275 £306
90th Percentile £525 £491 £533
Scotland median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 £52.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.42% +246.67% -68.42%
10th Percentile £111.25 £42.16 £10.50
90th Percentile £111.75 £52.17 £23.10
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +12.00% +100.00% -42.31%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) ETL
4 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 14 (43.75%) Data Architecture
5 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 12 (37.50%) Data Integration
6 11 (34.38%) Information Security
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) Banking
10 6 (18.75%) HTML
10 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.75%) CSS
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
11 5 (15.63%) SDLC
11 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
11 5 (15.63%) C#
11 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (15.63%) CSS3
11 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.63%) jQuery
11 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (43.75%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (9.38%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.13%) Biml
7 1 (3.13%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.13%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.13%) HBase
7 1 (3.13%) Power BI
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (9.38%) ERwin
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Architect
2 11 (34.38%) Data Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) ETL Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Office 365 Developer
5 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Data Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) CSS
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
2 5 (15.63%) CSS3
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (12.50%) React
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (43.75%) Data Architecture
3 14 (43.75%) Data Modelling
3 14 (43.75%) ETL
4 12 (37.50%) Data Integration
4 12 (37.50%) TOGAF
5 11 (34.38%) Information Security
6 10 (31.25%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) SDLC
8 4 (12.50%) MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Analytics
9 2 (6.25%) High Availability
9 2 (6.25%) OO
10 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
10 1 (3.13%) Master Data Management
10 1 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.50%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (3.13%) Java 8
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) R
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) OCP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) HDFS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Teradata
3 2 (6.25%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software