Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 87 123
Rank change year-on-year -15 +36 0
Contract jobs citing RDBMS 35 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.17% 1.06% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.81% 5.80% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +49.04%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £325
90th Percentile £508 £416 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
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 514 414 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.12% 18.25% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 224 337
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +4.00%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £265
90th Percentile £536 £534 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 £43.39 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.97% +50.92% -32.35%
10th Percentile £111.25 £40.32 £11.00
90th Percentile £111.75 £49.70 £46.99
Scotland median hourly rate £24.38 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -43.82% +20.53% +6.67%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 35 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (62.86%) Oracle
4 15 (42.86%) CSS
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) MySQL
4 15 (42.86%) React
5 14 (40.00%) Microservices
5 14 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (40.00%) HTML5
5 14 (40.00%) CSS3
6 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Node.js
7 11 (31.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
8 10 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 10 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (28.57%) MEAN Stack
9 9 (25.71%) DevOps
9 9 (25.71%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) Java
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
10 8 (22.86%) Functional Testing
11 7 (20.00%) .NET
12 6 (17.14%) C#
12 6 (17.14%) Python
12 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database

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 (11.43%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (42.86%) MySQL
3 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
4 10 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (8.57%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
7 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.71%) Big Data
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.86%) Power BI
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) International Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (11.43%) React Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Data Scientist
4 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (5.71%) DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Hadoop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Angular Developer
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) CSS
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
1 15 (42.86%) React
2 14 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 14 (40.00%) CSS3
2 14 (40.00%) HTML5
3 12 (34.29%) Node.js
4 11 (31.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (28.57%) MEAN Stack
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) Spring
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) Kafka
8 4 (11.43%) Spring Boot
9 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
9 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.57%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (8.57%) WinForms
9 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.57%) Fintech
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
2 2 (5.71%) AIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Microservices
3 9 (25.71%) DevOps
4 8 (22.86%) Functional Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Open Source
6 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
7 3 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Science
7 3 (8.57%) Experimental Design
7 3 (8.57%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 3 (8.57%) Random Forest
7 3 (8.57%) Reinforcement Learning
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) R
4 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Java 8
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) OCP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) TOWER Software