Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 67 89
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 61 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.06% 2.64% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.35% 14.67% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 25
Edinburgh median daily rate £434 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% - +11.89%
10th Percentile £366 £338 £327
90th Percentile £556 £508 £483
Scotland median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £24.00

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 373 518 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.72% 18.00% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 287 287
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £575 £575 £530
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.75 £25.25 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.86% -41.81% -12.56%
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £42.70
% change year-on-year -7.69% -23.88% +1.65%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) RDBMS
3 21 (34.43%) Oracle
4 20 (32.79%) SQL
5 19 (31.15%) Java
5 19 (31.15%) Public Sector
6 18 (29.51%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (24.59%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (22.95%) DevOps
9 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
9 14 (22.95%) CSS
9 14 (22.95%) OO
9 14 (22.95%) Python
10 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
10 13 (21.31%) React
11 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
11 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
12 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
12 11 (18.03%) OOP
12 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
12 11 (18.03%) Banking
13 10 (16.39%) Spring
13 10 (16.39%) Azure
13 10 (16.39%) HTML
13 10 (16.39%) MySQL
13 10 (16.39%) PaaS
13 10 (16.39%) Spring Boot
13 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
14 9 (14.75%) Git (software)

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 7 (11.48%) Confluence
2 5 (8.20%) nginx
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Sonata
2 1 (1.64%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Azure
1 10 (16.39%) PaaS
2 7 (11.48%) AWS
2 7 (11.48%) GitHub
2 7 (11.48%) SaaS
3 3 (4.92%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (4.92%) AWS Step Functions
3 3 (4.92%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.92%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) RDBMS
2 18 (29.51%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
4 10 (16.39%) MySQL
4 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (8.20%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.56%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.56%) Big Data
6 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.28%) OLAP
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) DB2
8 1 (1.64%) MS Access
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.48%) JIRA
2 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (31.15%) Public Sector
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Finance
4 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Angular Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Python Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) React Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.92%) Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) CSS
2 13 (21.31%) React
3 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (16.39%) HTML
4 10 (16.39%) Spring
4 10 (16.39%) Spring Boot
5 7 (11.48%) Node.js
6 6 (9.84%) .NET
6 6 (9.84%) CSS3
6 6 (9.84%) HTML5
6 6 (9.84%) Symfony
7 5 (8.20%) PHP-FPM
7 5 (8.20%) Web Services
8 4 (6.56%) MEAN Stack
8 4 (6.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.28%) GraphQL
9 2 (3.28%) Redux
9 2 (3.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Unix
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) CentOS
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (24.59%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (22.95%) DevOps
4 14 (22.95%) OO
5 11 (18.03%) OOP
5 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.03%) Web Application Development
6 9 (14.75%) Migration
7 8 (13.11%) Scrum
7 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Web Development
8 7 (11.48%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.48%) TDD
8 7 (11.48%) Wealth Management
9 6 (9.84%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (9.84%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) SQL
2 19 (31.15%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) Python
4 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (13.11%) TypeScript
6 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.84%) PHP
8 5 (8.20%) C#
9 3 (4.92%) VBA
10 1 (1.64%) C++
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) MCITP
1 1 (1.64%) MCSA
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (3.28%) NCSC
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.92%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.48%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.56%) Teradata
5 2 (3.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.64%) CA
6 1 (1.64%) FNZ
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Sparx