The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 60 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 33 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.33% 2.13% 3.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.83% 10.70% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 18
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £313 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.57% +46.15%
Oracle Database
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
279 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 19.94% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 158 88
Average daily rate £375 £380 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (42.86%) SQL
3 22 (34.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (30.16%) Java
5 17 (26.98%) Unix
6 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.63%) Linux
7 13 (20.63%) Finance
8 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
9 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
10 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
10 10 (15.87%) Migration
11 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 9 (14.29%) Windows
11 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (12.70%) Banking
13 7 (11.11%) Subversion
13 7 (11.11%) Java EE
13 7 (11.11%) Solaris
13 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
13 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
14 6 (9.52%) Internet
14 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (9.52%) JBoss
14 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (9.52%) Apache

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.52%) Apache
1 6 (9.52%) JBoss
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (7.94%) SAS
3 3 (4.76%) Confluence
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.59%) ArcIMS
5 1 (1.59%) ArcSDE
5 1 (1.59%) Captiva
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.17%) Misys Midas
2 2 (3.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (3.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Internet
2 5 (7.94%) LDAP
3 4 (6.35%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) DHCP
4 2 (3.17%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) NAS
4 2 (3.17%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (7.94%) SAS EBI
6 4 (6.35%) HDInsight
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.17%) Informix
8 2 (3.17%) MySQL
8 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.11%) Subversion
2 5 (7.94%) JIRA
2 5 (7.94%) Maven
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.76%) Ant
4 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.76%) JUnit
4 3 (4.76%) Mockito
4 3 (4.76%) NetBeans
5 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.59%) ERwin
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) DBA
3 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Oracle Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) SQL DBA
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Java EE
2 6 (9.52%) Web Services
3 5 (7.94%) JSP
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 4 (6.35%) JPA
4 4 (6.35%) JSF
4 4 (6.35%) Servlets
4 4 (6.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.76%) .NET
5 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) JSTL
5 3 (4.76%) LAMP
5 3 (4.76%) PrimeFaces
5 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 3 (4.76%) Spring Security
5 3 (4.76%) STL
6 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.17%) IBM XIV
2 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.98%) Unix
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (11.11%) Solaris
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Migration
3 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.94%) ETL
5 5 (7.94%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Capacity Management
6 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.35%) DevOps
6 4 (6.35%) Functional Testing
6 4 (6.35%) MVC
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Scrum
6 4 (6.35%) Workflow
7 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) SQL
2 19 (30.16%) Java
3 12 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) Perl
7 3 (4.76%) Korn
8 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) MCP
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.59%) HDFS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.59%) Samba
4 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 2 (3.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) CA
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 2 (3.17%) IBM
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.17%) Veritas
7 1 (1.59%) Avaya
7 1 (1.59%) Informatica
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
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