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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 42 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 30 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.55% 2.80% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.87% 12.46% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 17
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -17.63%

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
151 329 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.85% 22.46% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 182 161
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.17 £9.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+449.15% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (63.64%) SQL
3 31 (56.36%) Java
4 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (36.36%) Web Services
6 18 (32.73%) XML
7 17 (30.91%) TDD
7 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (25.45%) Java EE
10 13 (23.64%) Scrum
10 13 (23.64%) SOA
10 13 (23.64%) JBoss
10 13 (23.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (21.82%) XSLT
11 12 (21.82%) JMS
11 12 (21.82%) HTML
11 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
11 12 (21.82%) SOAP
12 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
13 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 9 (16.36%) Unix
14 9 (16.36%) Windows
14 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
14 9 (16.36%) jBPM
14 9 (16.36%) Maven
14 9 (16.36%) JPA

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (23.64%) JBoss
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (3.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) MS Access
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.82%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (16.36%) Eclipse
2 9 (16.36%) Maven
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.45%) DbUnit
6 3 (5.45%) JIRA
6 3 (5.45%) JUnit
6 3 (5.45%) Mockito
6 3 (5.45%) Selenium
6 3 (5.45%) Subversion
6 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.82%) ERwin
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.82%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Database Designer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Developer in Test
7 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) Web Services
2 18 (32.73%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) Java EE
4 12 (21.82%) HTML
4 12 (21.82%) JMS
4 12 (21.82%) SOAP
4 12 (21.82%) XSLT
5 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 9 (16.36%) Drools
6 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
6 9 (16.36%) jBPM
6 9 (16.36%) JPA
7 8 (14.55%) XSD
8 6 (10.91%) .NET
8 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
8 6 (10.91%) REST
8 6 (10.91%) XML Messaging
9 5 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 5 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.64%) Fintech
3 1 (1.82%) HACMP
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Unix
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (30.91%) TDD
3 16 (29.09%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (23.64%) Scrum
4 13 (23.64%) SOA
5 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.55%) Change Control
6 8 (14.55%) Coaching
6 8 (14.55%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) CRM
7 6 (10.91%) MVC
7 6 (10.91%) System Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.09%) Defect Management
8 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.09%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) SQL
2 31 (56.36%) Java
3 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.91%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) VB
6 3 (5.45%) C
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.82%) Simpana
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) CommVault
4 1 (1.82%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.82%) EMC
4 1 (1.82%) Pega
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas