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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 58 56 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 37 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.41% 2.04% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.94% 10.49% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 12
Average daily rate £363 £368 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £42.38 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +9.36%
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
286 286 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.66% 19.46% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 175 124
Average daily rate £400 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (46.27%) SQL
3 25 (37.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (32.84%) Java
5 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
6 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (26.87%) Unix
8 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (22.39%) Finance
10 14 (20.90%) Linux
11 13 (19.40%) Windows
11 13 (19.40%) Java EE
12 12 (17.91%) Data Analysis
12 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (17.91%) Data Quality
12 12 (17.91%) Migration
12 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
13 10 (14.93%) JPA
13 10 (14.93%) Banking
13 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
14 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
14 9 (13.43%) Spring
14 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
14 9 (13.43%) ETL
14 9 (13.43%) JBoss
15 8 (11.94%) JUnit
15 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
15 8 (11.94%) Internet
15 8 (11.94%) CA
15 8 (11.94%) Oracle RAC

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (13.43%) JBoss
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
3 6 (8.96%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.96%) SAS
3 6 (8.96%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.46%) Apache
5 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.48%) Confluence
6 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.49%) ArcIMS
7 1 (1.49%) ArcSDE
7 1 (1.49%) Captiva
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.99%) Misys Midas
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
2 6 (8.96%) DHCP
2 6 (8.96%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) Skype
4 3 (4.48%) LDAP
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.99%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (2.99%) SSH
5 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.49%) HTTP
6 1 (1.49%) LAN
6 1 (1.49%) NAS
6 1 (1.49%) PABX
6 1 (1.49%) PBX
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.45%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.96%) HDInsight
4 6 (8.96%) Informix
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (7.46%) PowerCenter
5 5 (7.46%) SAS EBI
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.48%) OLTP
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.94%) JUnit
3 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) Subversion
4 5 (7.46%) Cobertura
4 5 (7.46%) ERwin
4 5 (7.46%) JBehave
4 5 (7.46%) Maven
5 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.48%) Mockito
6 3 (4.48%) NetBeans
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.49%) Ant
8 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
3 9 (13.43%) DBA
3 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Specialist
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Tester
8 2 (2.99%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) Java EE
2 10 (14.93%) JPA
3 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
3 9 (13.43%) Spring
4 7 (10.45%) SOAP
4 7 (10.45%) Web Services
5 6 (8.96%) JDBC
5 6 (8.96%) JSON
6 4 (5.97%) CSS
6 4 (5.97%) JSP
7 3 (4.48%) JSF
7 3 (4.48%) JSTL
7 3 (4.48%) LAMP
7 3 (4.48%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (4.48%) Servlets
7 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
7 3 (4.48%) Spring Security
7 3 (4.48%) STL
8 2 (2.99%) REST
8 2 (2.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.49%) IBM XIV
3 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Unix
2 14 (20.90%) Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Windows
4 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.96%) Solaris
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) Data Analysis
2 12 (17.91%) Migration
3 9 (13.43%) ETL
4 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.94%) Data Migration
4 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
5 5 (7.46%) BDD
5 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.46%) ETL Development
5 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.46%) MVC
6 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.97%) Change Management
6 4 (5.97%) Kanban
6 4 (5.97%) Scrum
6 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.27%) SQL
2 22 (32.84%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) Korn
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) AspectJ
7 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) C++
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) XenApp
3 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) HDFS
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) BladeLogic
1 5 (7.46%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.48%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.91%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.94%) CA
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix
5 6 (8.96%) Informatica
5 6 (8.96%) VMware
6 5 (7.46%) Sun
7 4 (5.97%) Teradata
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco
8 3 (4.48%) EMC
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) Cognos
9 1 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (1.49%) Mitel
9 1 (1.49%) NetApp
9 1 (1.49%) SAP
9 1 (1.49%) Veritas
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago