Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Relational Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Relational Database over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 93 98
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 71 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.38% 1.47% 1.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.12% 7.55% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 20
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.69% -10.61%
10th Percentile £324 £325 £274
90th Percentile £538 £457 £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 - £24.00 -

Relational Database 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 503 543 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.89% 19.42% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 287 268
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £255
90th Percentile £544 £538 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £43.39 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.28% -8.17% +45.72%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Relational Database in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Relational Database in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Relational Database in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Relational Database in Edinburgh

Relational Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Relational Database in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database 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 Relational Database.

1 49 (69.01%) RDBMS
2 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.93%) SQL
4 35 (49.30%) HTML
5 33 (46.48%) CSS
6 30 (42.25%) Oracle
7 29 (40.85%) HTML5
7 29 (40.85%) CSS3
7 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
8 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
9 26 (36.62%) React
10 23 (32.39%) MySQL
11 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
11 22 (30.99%) Java
12 20 (28.17%) .NET
12 20 (28.17%) Finance
13 19 (26.76%) Node.js
13 19 (26.76%) NoSQL
14 18 (25.35%) MongoDB
14 18 (25.35%) Microservices
15 17 (23.94%) XML
16 16 (22.54%) jQuery
16 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
18 14 (19.72%) C#
18 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (18.31%) SDLC
19 13 (18.31%) MEAN Stack
19 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (18.31%) Apache Cassandra

Relational Database
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 (15.49%) SharePoint
1 11 (15.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.63%) Confluence
4 3 (4.23%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Office 365
2 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (9.86%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (69.01%) RDBMS
2 23 (32.39%) MySQL
3 22 (30.99%) SQL Server
4 19 (26.76%) NoSQL
5 18 (25.35%) MongoDB
6 13 (18.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (8.45%) Big Data
8 5 (7.04%) DB2
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
9 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (4.23%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.82%) MS Access
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.49%) NUnit
4 7 (9.86%) JIRA
5 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.41%) Ant
7 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.41%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (28.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) International Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (63.38%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (14.08%) SharePoint Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Data Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Node.js Developer
6 7 (9.86%) React Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.63%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Data Business Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.23%) JIRA Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) HTML
2 33 (46.48%) CSS
3 29 (40.85%) AngularJS
3 29 (40.85%) CSS3
3 29 (40.85%) HTML5
4 26 (36.62%) React
5 20 (28.17%) .NET
6 19 (26.76%) Node.js
7 17 (23.94%) XML
8 16 (22.54%) jQuery
9 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
10 14 (19.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (18.31%) MEAN Stack
12 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
12 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (15.49%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (15.49%) Spring
13 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
13 7 (9.86%) REST
14 6 (8.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.63%) Fintech
2 4 (5.63%) Wiki
3 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Microservices
3 16 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (18.31%) SDLC
5 12 (16.90%) DevOps
6 11 (15.49%) Functional Testing
6 11 (15.49%) MVC
6 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
7 10 (14.08%) OOP
8 9 (12.68%) Open Source
9 8 (11.27%) OO
9 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Data Science
11 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.45%) Scrum
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
12 5 (7.04%) Analytics
12 5 (7.04%) Data Architecture
12 5 (7.04%) Data Management
12 5 (7.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) SQL
2 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.99%) Java
4 14 (19.72%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.49%) TypeScript
6 10 (14.08%) Python
7 7 (9.86%) Scala
8 5 (7.04%) PHP
8 5 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.04%) R
9 3 (4.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.41%) Java 8
11 1 (1.41%) SOQL
11 1 (1.41%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Control-M
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (42.25%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Informatica
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau
4 1 (1.41%) Teradata