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 24 December 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 60 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 25 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.71% 4.38% 4.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 19.19% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 12
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£400 £348 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -29.11%
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
272 271 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.64% 22.81% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 123 90
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £180.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.95%) JBoss
6 10 (23.81%) Java
7 9 (21.43%) Scrum
8 8 (19.05%) SOA
8 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.67%) HTML
9 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) JSP
9 7 (16.67%) Servlets
9 7 (16.67%) TDD
9 7 (16.67%) JSF
9 7 (16.67%) Maven
9 7 (16.67%) Selenium
10 6 (14.29%) VMware
11 5 (11.90%) Replication
11 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
11 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (11.90%) NAS
11 5 (11.90%) SAN

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (30.95%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SAN
1 5 (11.90%) NAS
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 3 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.52%) TKPROF
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) BODI
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Maven
1 7 (16.67%) Selenium
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.76%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Programmer
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Programmer
6 3 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.38%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
1 7 (16.67%) JSP
1 7 (16.67%) Servlets
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) JSF
2 5 (11.90%) Middleware
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) TopLink
4 1 (2.38%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Replication
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) CESG
2 3 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (7.14%) iPad
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) SOA
3 8 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (16.67%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Information Assurance
8 2 (4.76%) Change Control
8 2 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 10 (23.81%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) OCP
2 1 (2.38%) OCA
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) GPG13
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
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