Period
to 11 December 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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 84 76
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +3
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 79 52 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.77% 1.78% 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.99% 10.04% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 18
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £331 £334 £273
90th Percentile £513 £556 £441
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate - £24.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year - -53.85% -

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 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%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 56 (70.89%) RDBMS
2 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (51.90%) HTML
4 40 (50.63%) Oracle
4 40 (50.63%) CSS
5 36 (45.57%) AngularJS
5 36 (45.57%) React
6 34 (43.04%) HTML5
6 34 (43.04%) CSS3
6 34 (43.04%) SQL
7 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
7 28 (35.44%) MySQL
8 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
8 24 (30.38%) NoSQL
8 24 (30.38%) Node.js
9 23 (29.11%) MongoDB
9 23 (29.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (29.11%) Microservices
9 23 (29.11%) .NET
9 23 (29.11%) Finance
10 22 (27.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (26.58%) MEAN Stack
12 20 (25.32%) DevOps
13 19 (24.05%) Functional Testing
13 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
14 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (21.52%) Java
14 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
15 14 (17.72%) C#
16 13 (16.46%) MVC

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 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.06%) SAS
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Office 365
2 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.86%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.89%) RDBMS
2 28 (35.44%) MySQL
3 24 (30.38%) NoSQL
3 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
4 23 (29.11%) MongoDB
5 22 (27.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.59%) Big Data
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.06%) DB2
7 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.80%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (3.80%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.27%) MS Access
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.92%) NUnit
2 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.06%) JIRA
5 2 (2.53%) JMeter
5 2 (2.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.53%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.27%) Ant
6 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.27%) Maven
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) International Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Node.js Developer
3 11 (13.92%) React Developer
4 10 (12.66%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (11.39%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (11.39%) HTML Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Data Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.06%) DBA
10 4 (5.06%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (3.80%) Consultant
11 3 (3.80%) Data Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Data Scientist
11 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) HTML
2 40 (50.63%) CSS
3 36 (45.57%) AngularJS
3 36 (45.57%) React
4 34 (43.04%) CSS3
4 34 (43.04%) HTML5
5 24 (30.38%) Node.js
6 23 (29.11%) .NET
6 23 (29.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 21 (26.58%) MEAN Stack
8 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
9 13 (16.46%) .NET Framework
9 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (15.19%) jQuery
10 12 (15.19%) XML
11 11 (13.92%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.33%) SOAP
12 5 (6.33%) Spring
13 4 (5.06%) Kafka
14 3 (3.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) Fintech
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Unix
2 4 (5.06%) Linux
3 3 (3.80%) Solaris
3 3 (3.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (29.11%) Microservices
3 20 (25.32%) DevOps
4 19 (24.05%) Functional Testing
4 19 (24.05%) Test Automation
5 17 (21.52%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.46%) MVC
6 13 (16.46%) SDLC
7 8 (10.13%) Web Development
8 7 (8.86%) Data Architecture
8 7 (8.86%) Data Science
9 6 (7.59%) Analytics
9 6 (7.59%) ETL
10 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.33%) Data Management
10 5 (6.33%) OOP
10 5 (6.33%) Web Application Development
11 4 (5.06%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.06%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.06%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) SQL
2 28 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.52%) Java
4 14 (17.72%) C#
5 12 (15.19%) TypeScript
6 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
7 10 (12.66%) Python
8 7 (8.86%) Scala
9 5 (6.33%) PHP
9 5 (6.33%) R
10 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.80%) Ruby
12 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
13 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.27%) SOQL
13 1 (1.27%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Control-M
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) VMware
3 1 (1.27%) IBM
3 1 (1.27%) Informatica
3 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.27%) Tableau
3 1 (1.27%) Teradata