Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 74 99
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 -27
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 73 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.48% 1.58% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.81% 7.96% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 13 22
Edinburgh median daily rate £381 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -6.45% -6.06%
10th Percentile £303 £315 £278
90th Percentile £493 £431 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £52.17 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £52.17 -

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 493 465 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.78% 19.86% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 248 300
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £297 £263 £265
90th Percentile £538 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £403 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +7.33% +3.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £43.39 £44.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.31% +19.79%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £45.31 £36.00
% change year-on-year -64.14% +25.86% +10.77%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 43 (58.90%) RDBMS
2 38 (52.05%) SQL
3 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (42.47%) Oracle
5 29 (39.73%) HTML
6 28 (38.36%) CSS
7 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
7 24 (32.88%) HTML5
7 24 (32.88%) CSS3
7 24 (32.88%) AngularJS
8 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.77%) React
10 20 (27.40%) MySQL
11 19 (26.03%) Java
11 19 (26.03%) Finance
12 17 (23.29%) .NET
13 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
13 16 (21.92%) Node.js
14 15 (20.55%) Microservices
14 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
15 14 (19.18%) jQuery
15 14 (19.18%) XML
16 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET
17 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (16.44%) SDLC
18 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (15.07%) Open Source
18 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (15.07%) C#
18 11 (15.07%) Linux

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 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
1 9 (12.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.48%) Apache
3 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.48%) Confluence
4 3 (4.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Office 365
2 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.11%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (58.90%) RDBMS
2 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
3 20 (27.40%) MySQL
4 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
5 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
6 10 (13.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.85%) Big Data
8 5 (6.85%) DB2
9 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (4.11%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (4.11%) Apache Hive
10 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.74%) MS Access
11 2 (2.74%) Power BI
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.33%) NUnit
4 7 (9.59%) JIRA
5 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 9 (12.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
3 8 (10.96%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Data Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.85%) DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.48%) React Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.11%) JIRA Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) HTML
2 28 (38.36%) CSS
3 24 (32.88%) AngularJS
3 24 (32.88%) CSS3
3 24 (32.88%) HTML5
4 21 (28.77%) React
5 17 (23.29%) .NET
6 16 (21.92%) Node.js
7 14 (19.18%) jQuery
7 14 (19.18%) XML
8 13 (17.81%) ASP.NET
9 11 (15.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (13.70%) MEAN Stack
10 10 (13.70%) Spring
11 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
11 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (12.33%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (8.22%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.85%) J2EE
13 5 (6.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) Fintech
3 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.48%) Wiki
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Unix
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.74%) AIX
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) zOS
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) Microservices
3 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (16.44%) SDLC
4 11 (15.07%) Open Source
5 10 (13.70%) OOP
5 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.33%) DevOps
6 9 (12.33%) MVC
6 9 (12.33%) Project Management
7 8 (10.96%) Functional Testing
7 8 (10.96%) OO
8 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) Security Management
8 6 (8.22%) Service Management
8 6 (8.22%) Web Development
9 5 (6.85%) Analytics
9 5 (6.85%) Data Management
9 5 (6.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.03%) Java
4 11 (15.07%) C#
5 10 (13.70%) Python
6 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.33%) TypeScript
7 5 (6.85%) PHP
7 5 (6.85%) R
8 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 3 (4.11%) Scala
9 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.37%) Java 8
9 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) MCITP
3 1 (1.37%) MCSA
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) OCP
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.74%) GDPR
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Control-M
2 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.11%) Informatica
6 2 (2.74%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.37%) Tableau
7 1 (1.37%) Teradata
7 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software