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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 3 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.45% 17.72% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 37.93% 28.19% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £255 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
58 149 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 59.18% 62.87% 54.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 68 27
Average daily rate £305 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 18
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) Windows
3 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
4 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (25.00%) .NET
6 8 (20.00%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.00%) Solaris
6 8 (20.00%) Linux
7 7 (17.50%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) Perl
8 6 (15.00%) Security Management
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (15.00%) Degree
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (15.00%) Data Guard
8 6 (15.00%) Java
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.00%) MS Office
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (15.00%) PVCS
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) FileNet
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (7.50%) SAP PM
2 2 (5.00%) Maximo
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.50%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Manufacturing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) PVCS
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Toad
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) DBA
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) WCF
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) EDI
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) Java EE
6 1 (2.50%) Ajax
6 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Solaris
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) OO
2 6 (15.00%) Security Management
2 6 (15.00%) Migration
2 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (7.50%) SOA
3 3 (7.50%) OOP
3 3 (7.50%) Security Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.50%) MVC
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (5.00%) Customer Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.00%) System Testing
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (2.50%) SIEM
5 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) Perl
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) VB
7 4 (10.00%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) Groovy
9 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.50%) VBA
10 1 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.50%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
1 4 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Sun
2 3 (7.50%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Symantec
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.50%) Baan
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago