The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 2 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 29 57 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.13% 24.26% 5.50%
As % of the Vendors category 40.85% 36.31% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £268 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
Oracle
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 157 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 63.96% 66.81% 53.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 76 38
Average daily rate £350 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.63 £36.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.14% -60.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Aberdeen region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Aberdeen region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 29 (74.36%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
3 13 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (28.21%) Windows
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
6 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.08%) HTML
6 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.51%) Perl
7 8 (20.51%) PVCS
7 8 (20.51%) Degree
7 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (17.95%) MS Office
9 6 (15.38%) C#
9 6 (15.38%) VB
9 6 (15.38%) OO
9 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
10 5 (12.82%) Java
10 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
11 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
11 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.26%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.56%) FileNet
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.13%) Maximo
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.56%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.13%) MS Access
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) PVCS
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (7.69%) Toad
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.56%) YourKit
General
1 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Programmer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) J2EE
4 3 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (2.56%) EDI
6 1 (2.56%) WinForms
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) HPUX
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) OO
2 4 (10.26%) SOA
2 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 3 (7.69%) ERP
3 3 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.13%) System Testing
4 2 (5.13%) Customer Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) SIEM
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) Document Management
5 1 (2.56%) Cash Management
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 6 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) VB
6 5 (12.82%) Java
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) VB6
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Sun Certification
3 2 (5.13%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) IBM
1 4 (10.26%) Sun
2 3 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Symantec
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.56%) Baan
4 1 (2.56%) Cognos
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