The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.17% 4.92% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 13.89% 8.49% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -37.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £410 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +4.54%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 106 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 66.06% 57.92% 50.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 42
Average daily rate £275 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £158 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £38.50 £15.77 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.13% -63.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
Scotland

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (24.00%) Solaris
5 6 (24.00%) SAP
5 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (24.00%) Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
5 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) SAP PM
8 3 (12.00%) Groovy
8 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) OOP
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) JBoss
8 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (4.00%) FileNet
1 1 (4.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (12.00%) SAP PM
3 2 (8.00%) Maximo
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (4.00%) OpenWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BI
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
2 1 (4.00%) PVCS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (24.00%) Security Management
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
1 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (12.00%) OOP
2 3 (12.00%) OO
2 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) ERP
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Customer Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 1 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Groovy
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VB6
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Infor
4 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.00%) Baan
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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