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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 63 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 23 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 1.38% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.42% 8.02% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £370 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +4.71%
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
273 212 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.57% 17.24% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 111 61
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (60.78%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) Finance
4 16 (31.37%) Banking
4 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.49%) UNIX
8 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
8 8 (15.69%) ETL
8 8 (15.69%) Linux
8 8 (15.69%) Java
9 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (13.73%) ERwin
9 7 (13.73%) CA
9 7 (13.73%) Informatica
9 7 (13.73%) PowerCenter
9 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
9 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
9 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
10 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
10 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 6 (11.76%) CSS
11 5 (9.80%) JSP
11 5 (9.80%) JBoss
11 5 (9.80%) Spring
11 5 (9.80%) JSF
11 5 (9.80%) Maven
11 5 (9.80%) Oracle APEX

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 5 (9.80%) JBoss
2 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) Confluence
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) SAN
1 4 (7.84%) NAS
2 1 (1.96%) LDAP
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (13.73%) PowerCenter
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.84%) OLAP
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (3.92%) TKPROF
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.96%) DB2
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) ERwin
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (7.84%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) NetBeans
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) Ant
4 3 (5.88%) JUnit
4 3 (5.88%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Toad
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) DBA
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (13.73%) ETL Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) MI Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Programmer
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Information Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Junior Developer
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) JSP
2 5 (9.80%) Spring
2 5 (9.80%) JSF
2 5 (9.80%) jQuery
3 3 (5.88%) JPA
3 3 (5.88%) Java EE
3 3 (5.88%) MyBatis
3 3 (5.88%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
5 1 (1.96%) Servlets
5 1 (1.96%) Struts
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Integration
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Replication
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) BYOD
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) UNIX
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.92%) HPUX
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows
5 1 (1.96%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Data Modelling
2 8 (15.69%) ETL
3 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Scrum
4 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Project Management
5 4 (7.84%) UML
5 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) C
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) RPG
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) SQR
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.96%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) OCP
3 1 (1.96%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (7.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Data Guard
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) CA
2 7 (13.73%) Informatica
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Apple
5 2 (3.92%) Veritas
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft