Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 72 87
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -11
Contract jobs citing Relational Database 66 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.28% 1.96% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.55% 10.28% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 34
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +10.77%
10th Percentile £306 £312 £325
90th Percentile £566 £394 £623
Scotland median daily rate £400 £395 £423
% change year-on-year +1.27% -6.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 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 487 389 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.79% 19.07% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 221 354
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.42% +5.73%
10th Percentile £310 £270 £272
90th Percentile £528 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 £47.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.08% +214.87% -68.42%
10th Percentile £111.25 £42.16 £10.50
90th Percentile £111.75 £52.17 £38.10
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £33.10
% change year-on-year -62.55% +31.08% -22.11%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) RDBMS
3 26 (39.39%) Oracle
4 24 (36.36%) SQL
5 22 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (33.33%) ETL
6 19 (28.79%) Java
7 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
7 18 (27.27%) Open Source
8 16 (24.24%) Finance
9 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (21.21%) Linux
11 13 (19.70%) Unix
11 13 (19.70%) Data Integration
11 13 (19.70%) Data Architecture
11 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
12 12 (18.18%) SDLC
12 12 (18.18%) TOGAF
13 11 (16.67%) Information Security
13 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.15%) Project Management
14 10 (15.15%) Informatica
14 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
15 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
15 9 (13.64%) Test Management
15 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
15 9 (13.64%) HTML
16 8 (12.12%) Scrum

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 4 (6.06%) Apache
1 4 (6.06%) Confluence
1 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.94%) RDBMS
2 22 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.12%) MySQL
4 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.03%) DB2
7 2 (3.03%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.52%) MS Access
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) ERwin
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Architect
3 9 (13.64%) Data Architect
3 9 (13.64%) ETL Tester
3 9 (13.64%) Tester
4 8 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) DBA
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) ETL Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) JIRA Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 8 (12.12%) Spring
2 8 (12.12%) XML
3 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 7 (10.61%) JSON
4 6 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 5 (7.58%) CSS3
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) Node.js
5 5 (7.58%) Web Services
6 4 (6.06%) Ajax
6 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) jQuery
6 4 (6.06%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) RESTful
6 4 (6.06%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.55%) Java EE
7 3 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.06%) Fintech
3 4 (6.06%) Wiki
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 13 (19.70%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.33%) ETL
3 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 18 (27.27%) Open Source
4 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (19.70%) Data Architecture
5 13 (19.70%) Data Integration
5 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
6 12 (18.18%) SDLC
6 12 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 11 (16.67%) Information Security
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Defect Management
9 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 9 (13.64%) Test Management
10 8 (12.12%) OO
10 8 (12.12%) OOP
10 8 (12.12%) Scrum
11 6 (9.09%) Security Management
11 6 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) SQL
2 19 (28.79%) Java
3 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.52%) Java 8
6 1 (1.52%) R
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.58%) Degree
3 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.52%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) OCP
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) HDFS
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle
2 10 (15.15%) Informatica
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.06%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Teradata
7 1 (1.52%) TOWER Software