Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 88 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -32
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 47 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.60% 1.85% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.75% 8.50% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 31
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% -15.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £327 £274 £288
90th Percentile £483 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £390
% change year-on-year +5.96% -3.21% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £52.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £52.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year -53.85% -20.00% -

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 537 459 552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.27% 21.72% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 240 312
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% -9.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £265 £275
90th Percentile £529 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £393 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +12.14% -6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +72.83% +16.01%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.65% +68.00% -9.09%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Relational Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Relational Database.

1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) RDBMS
4 19 (40.43%) Oracle
5 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
6 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 13 (27.66%) SQL
8 11 (23.40%) Linux
8 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (21.28%) Analytics
9 10 (21.28%) SDLC
9 10 (21.28%) Web Services
10 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.02%) MySQL
11 8 (17.02%) CSS
11 8 (17.02%) Finance
11 8 (17.02%) Maven
12 7 (14.89%) ITIL
12 7 (14.89%) .NET
12 7 (14.89%) User Experience
13 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
13 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (12.77%) Load Testing
13 6 (12.77%) jQuery
13 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
13 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
13 6 (12.77%) JUnit
13 6 (12.77%) Web Analytics
13 6 (12.77%) Selenium

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 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Route 53
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) DB2
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.26%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) JUnit
2 6 (12.77%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) ERwin
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Data Modeller
5 2 (4.26%) Database Designer
5 2 (4.26%) Database Developer
5 2 (4.26%) DBA
5 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Software Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
3 8 (17.02%) CSS
4 7 (14.89%) .NET
5 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.77%) jQuery
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE
6 5 (10.64%) RESTful
6 5 (10.64%) SOAP
6 5 (10.64%) XML
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.51%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.51%) JSP
7 4 (8.51%) Spring
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) DHTML
8 3 (6.38%) EJB
8 3 (6.38%) Java EE
8 3 (6.38%) JMS
8 3 (6.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) CMDB
4 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (21.28%) Analytics
3 10 (21.28%) SDLC
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (12.77%) Load Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.77%) Web Analytics
6 5 (10.64%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Change Control
7 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.51%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.51%) MVC
7 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.38%) Kanban
8 3 (6.38%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft