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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 17 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.85% 2.24% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.49% 11.00% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 11
Median daily rate £325 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £611 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  

Relational Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 162 309 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.59% 20.36% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 198 171
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.23% -68.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Relational Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Relational Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 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 30 March 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 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) RDBMS
3 21 (47.73%) Java
4 16 (36.36%) Oracle
5 13 (29.55%) Finance
6 12 (27.27%) Web Services
6 12 (27.27%) Linux
6 12 (27.27%) Windows
6 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
7 10 (22.73%) Degree
7 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 10 (22.73%) Banking
8 9 (20.45%) Law
8 9 (20.45%) Intel Security
9 8 (18.18%) WSDL
9 8 (18.18%) XML
9 8 (18.18%) XML Messaging
9 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 7 (15.91%) SIEM
10 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
11 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
12 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
12 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (11.36%) Unix
12 5 (11.36%) Middleware
13 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) SSL
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) RDBMS
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.82%) DB2
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.55%) Big Data
7 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) JMeter
4 1 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 9 (20.45%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Data Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Database Consultant
3 9 (20.45%) Security Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.91%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Database Designer
5 3 (6.82%) DBA
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 8 (18.18%) WSDL
2 8 (18.18%) XML
2 8 (18.18%) XML Messaging
3 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 5 (11.36%) Middleware
5 4 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 3 (6.82%) HTML
6 3 (6.82%) JPA
7 2 (4.55%) Apache CXF
7 2 (4.55%) Drools
7 2 (4.55%) EJB
7 2 (4.55%) JSF
7 2 (4.55%) RichFaces
7 2 (4.55%) Struts
7 2 (4.55%) Struts2
8 1 (2.27%) Ajax
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 5 (11.36%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Clustering
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (4.55%) Replication
7 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (15.91%) SIEM
3 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Change Control
4 3 (6.82%) CRM
4 3 (6.82%) ETL
4 3 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (6.82%) Security Operations
4 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Database Security
5 2 (4.55%) Domain Models
5 2 (4.55%) SDLC
5 2 (4.55%) Security Patching
5 2 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) BC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) MCITP
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) IISP
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau
4 1 (2.27%) Teradata
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