The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 42 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 46 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.60% 2.06% 2.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.54% 11.93% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 6
Average daily rate
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£355 £320 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -16.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £252 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £343 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +16.40%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
224 176 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.54% 17.24% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 74 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.50 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.54% +5.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Oracle Database
Scotland

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (32.84%) Java
3 22 (32.84%) SQL
4 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (28.36%) PL/SQL
6 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
7 16 (23.88%) Maven
7 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
8 12 (17.91%) Data Guard
8 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
8 12 (17.91%) SOA
9 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
9 11 (16.42%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
11 9 (13.43%) JBoss
11 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (13.43%) Finance
11 9 (13.43%) Migration
11 9 (13.43%) JSF
12 8 (11.94%) Firewall
12 8 (11.94%) Internet
12 8 (11.94%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (11.94%) HTML
12 8 (11.94%) CSS
12 8 (11.94%) Web Services
12 8 (11.94%) UNIX
13 7 (10.45%) ETL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.96%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.49%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.49%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Internet
1 8 (11.94%) Firewall
2 7 (10.45%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (10.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (4.48%) Network Security
4 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.88%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.42%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (5.97%) MySQL
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.49%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Maven
2 7 (10.45%) Selenium
2 7 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.96%) JIRA
3 6 (8.96%) NetBeans
3 6 (8.96%) Subversion
4 5 (7.46%) JUnit
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.99%) ERwin
7 1 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) International Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) DBA
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.45%) CLAS Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) ETL Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Technical Leader
5 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Senior DBA
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 2 (2.99%) Support Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Data Architect
9 1 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) JSF
2 8 (11.94%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) CSS
2 8 (11.94%) Web Services
3 6 (8.96%) JSP
3 6 (8.96%) Servlets
3 6 (8.96%) Spring
4 4 (5.97%) Java EE
5 3 (4.48%) Java SE
5 3 (4.48%) XML
6 2 (2.99%) JDBC
6 2 (2.99%) .NET
6 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.99%) Middleware
6 2 (2.99%) Apache CXF
6 2 (2.99%) jQuery
6 2 (2.99%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) CESG
1 5 (7.46%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 3 (4.48%) Open Source
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) UNIX
2 6 (8.96%) AIX
3 3 (4.48%) Windows
4 2 (2.99%) Solaris
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
2 12 (17.91%) SOA
3 11 (16.42%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (13.43%) Migration
4 9 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.45%) ETL
7 6 (8.96%) UML
7 6 (8.96%) TDD
7 6 (8.96%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (8.96%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Scrum
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.97%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.48%) Workflow
10 3 (4.48%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) Java
1 22 (32.84%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) PL/SQL
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) XPath
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) XQuery
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.49%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.49%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) GPG13
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) Sybase
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Sun
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) Veritas
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco