Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 66 75
Rank change year-on-year +22 +9 +17
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 78 74 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.33% 2.46% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.22% 14.40% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 12
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +5.26% -16.18%
10th Percentile £353 £306 £314
90th Percentile £571 £531 £399
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 428 514 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.28% 17.12% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 293 224
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -0.64%
10th Percentile £325 £307 £263
90th Percentile £575 £536 £534
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.00 £111.50 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -86.55% +156.97% +50.92%
10th Percentile £14.50 £111.25 £40.32
90th Percentile £15.50 £111.75 £49.70
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £24.38 £43.39
% change year-on-year +12.82% -43.82% +20.53%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019, 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 (71.79%) RDBMS
2 32 (41.03%) SQL
2 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (38.46%) Banking
4 28 (35.90%) Oracle
5 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
7 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 15 (19.23%) Java
8 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database
9 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
9 14 (17.95%) Finance
9 14 (17.95%) React
9 14 (17.95%) Public Cloud
10 13 (16.67%) Python
11 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (15.38%) DevOps
12 11 (14.10%) Firewall
12 11 (14.10%) MySQL
12 11 (14.10%) SAN
13 10 (12.82%) CSS
13 10 (12.82%) Unix
13 10 (12.82%) Scrum
13 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
14 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
14 9 (11.54%) Node.js
14 9 (11.54%) C#
15 8 (10.26%) .NET

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 (6.41%) Confluence
1 5 (6.41%) nginx
2 4 (5.13%) SAS
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.56%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.26%) PaaS
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.41%) GitHub
4 5 (6.41%) SaaS
5 4 (5.13%) Serverless
6 3 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.85%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Firewall
1 11 (14.10%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) Skype
3 1 (1.28%) MPLS
3 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (71.79%) RDBMS
2 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
4 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database
5 11 (14.10%) MySQL
6 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
6 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (6.41%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.13%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (5.13%) Big Data
8 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.13%) MS Access
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (3.85%) DB2
10 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.56%) Informix
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.69%) JIRA
3 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.56%) Selenium
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) JMeter
6 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.28%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) WinRunner
General
1 30 (38.46%) Banking
2 14 (17.95%) Finance
3 7 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Architect
3 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (11.54%) Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) DBA
7 5 (6.41%) Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Node.js Developer
7 5 (6.41%) React Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Designer
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (5.13%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.85%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) React
2 10 (12.82%) CSS
3 9 (11.54%) Node.js
4 8 (10.26%) .NET
5 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.69%) Django
6 6 (7.69%) HTML
6 6 (7.69%) Symfony
7 5 (6.41%) MEAN Stack
7 5 (6.41%) PHP-FPM
7 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 4 (5.13%) CSS3
8 4 (5.13%) HTML5
8 4 (5.13%) JSON
8 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (3.85%) Spring
9 3 (3.85%) WinForms
10 2 (2.56%) EJB
10 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.95%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Unix
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) DevOps
2 12 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (12.82%) Scrum
4 9 (11.54%) Test Automation
5 8 (10.26%) Functional Testing
5 8 (10.26%) TDD
5 8 (10.26%) Wealth Management
6 7 (8.97%) ETL
6 7 (8.97%) Microservices
6 7 (8.97%) Migration
6 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) OO
7 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (7.69%) SDLC
7 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) Java
3 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.67%) Python
5 9 (11.54%) C#
6 6 (7.69%) PHP
7 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Scala
9 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.56%) VBA
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) COBOL
10 1 (1.28%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) CISSP
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (2.56%) NCSC
System Software
1 7 (8.97%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) XenApp
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle
2 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.13%) IBM
5 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 3 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco
6 2 (2.56%) EMC
6 2 (2.56%) Informatica
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.56%) Teradata
6 2 (2.56%) VMware
7 1 (1.28%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.28%) FNZ
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas