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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 57 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.58% 2.22% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.98% 12.25% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 7
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£460 £425 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £525 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
238 204 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.75% 18.10% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 89 53
Average daily rate £364 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 £32.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.07% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £32.50 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Java
5 21 (32.81%) SQL
6 20 (31.25%) PL/SQL
7 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 16 (25.00%) Maven
7 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
9 12 (18.75%) SOA
9 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
11 10 (15.63%) JBoss
11 10 (15.63%) HTML
11 10 (15.63%) CSS
11 10 (15.63%) JSF
11 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (15.63%) Migration
11 10 (15.63%) Data Guard
12 9 (14.06%) Selenium
12 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (14.06%) Internet
12 9 (14.06%) Web Services
13 8 (12.50%) UNIX
13 8 (12.50%) JSP
13 8 (12.50%) Servlets
13 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (12.50%) Firewall
13 8 (12.50%) Subversion

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (9.38%) Tomcat
1 6 (9.38%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.56%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) Movex
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Internet
2 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (17.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (6.25%) MySQL
6 4 (6.25%) TKPROF
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) Maven
2 9 (14.06%) Selenium
3 8 (12.50%) Subversion
3 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.38%) NetBeans
4 6 (9.38%) JIRA
5 5 (7.81%) JUnit
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (1.56%) Ant
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 12 (18.75%) Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) DBA
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 8 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
6 7 (10.94%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) ETL Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Programmer
9 4 (6.25%) SQL Programmer
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Consultant
11 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Support Consultant
11 2 (3.13%) Designer
12 1 (1.56%) Physical Data Designer
12 1 (1.56%) Development Consultant
12 1 (1.56%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) HTML
1 10 (15.63%) CSS
1 10 (15.63%) JSF
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) JSP
3 8 (12.50%) Servlets
4 6 (9.38%) Spring
5 3 (4.69%) Java SE
5 3 (4.69%) XML
6 2 (3.13%) JDBC
6 2 (3.13%) .NET
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.13%) Java EE
6 2 (3.13%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.56%) REST
7 1 (1.56%) Apache CXF
7 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) CESG
1 6 (9.38%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) UNIX
2 6 (9.38%) AIX
3 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Data Modelling
3 12 (18.75%) SOA
4 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (15.63%) Migration
5 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (12.50%) TDD
7 7 (10.94%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) ETL
8 6 (9.38%) UML
8 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
9 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.81%) Information Assurance
9 5 (7.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.25%) Workflow
10 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Java
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) XPath
6 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.56%) Jython
7 1 (1.56%) XQuery
7 1 (1.56%) Python
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) GPG13
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (15.63%) JBoss
3 5 (7.81%) Sybase
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Sun
4 1 (1.56%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Veritas
4 1 (1.56%) SAP