Period
to 25 March 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 25 March 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 68 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +19
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 66 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.64% 2.65% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.03% 15.21% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 14
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -27.78%
10th Percentile £363 £307 £277
90th Percentile £541 £571 £443
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £52.00

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 439 493 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.53% 17.43% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 285 176
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £271
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £32.50 £111.50 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.85% +114.42% +160.00%
10th Percentile £30.50 £111.25 £45.22
90th Percentile £34.50 £111.75 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 £42.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -70.24% +4.35% +168.33%

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 47 (71.21%) RDBMS
2 36 (54.55%) Oracle
3 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 21 (31.82%) HTML
4 21 (31.82%) CSS
5 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
6 19 (28.79%) MySQL
7 18 (27.27%) React
7 18 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 18 (27.27%) Node.js
8 17 (25.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (25.76%) Microservices
8 17 (25.76%) DevOps
8 17 (25.76%) MEAN Stack
9 16 (24.24%) Functional Testing
9 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
9 16 (24.24%) Finance
10 15 (22.73%) Banking
10 15 (22.73%) SQL
10 15 (22.73%) CSS3
10 15 (22.73%) HTML5
10 15 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (19.70%) Java
11 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
12 12 (18.18%) SAN
12 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 12 (18.18%) Firewall

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 (4.55%) JBoss
1 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.03%) SAS
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) concrete5
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Serverless
3 1 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) Firewall
1 12 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) DHCP
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) MPLS
3 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (71.21%) RDBMS
2 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 19 (28.79%) MySQL
4 18 (27.27%) MongoDB
4 18 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 17 (25.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
7 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.03%) Informix
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.52%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) JMeter
2 2 (3.03%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
3 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) git-flow
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Architect
2 16 (24.24%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
5 10 (15.15%) HTML CSS Developer
5 10 (15.15%) HTML Developer
5 10 (15.15%) React Developer
6 7 (10.61%) DBA
6 7 (10.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (6.06%) Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Data Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.55%) Integration Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) CSS
1 21 (31.82%) HTML
2 20 (30.30%) AngularJS
3 18 (27.27%) Node.js
3 18 (27.27%) React
4 17 (25.76%) MEAN Stack
5 15 (22.73%) CSS3
5 15 (22.73%) HTML5
5 15 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (10.61%) .NET
6 7 (10.61%) Spring
7 4 (6.06%) Spring Boot
7 4 (6.06%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (6.06%) Thymeleaf
8 3 (4.55%) EJB
8 3 (4.55%) JMS
8 3 (4.55%) SOAP
9 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.03%) J2EE
9 2 (3.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Unix
2 6 (9.09%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 3 (4.55%) Solaris
5 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) DevOps
2 17 (25.76%) Microservices
3 16 (24.24%) Functional Testing
3 16 (24.24%) Test Automation
4 8 (12.12%) Front End Development
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) OO
5 7 (10.61%) Scrum
5 7 (10.61%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.09%) ETL
6 6 (9.09%) Kanban
6 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 6 (9.09%) OOP
7 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.58%) Project Management
7 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) Java
3 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.55%) XenApp
2 2 (3.03%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) vSphere
2 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) EMC
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.52%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas