The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services 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 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 140 160 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.60% 13.47% 11.06%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 39.60% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 83 35
Average daily rate
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£353 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
Oracle
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
420 404 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.79% 34.01% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 208 140
Average daily rate £400 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +34.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.60 £180.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Edinburgh region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Edinburgh region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle 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.

1 93 (37.96%) SQL
2 80 (32.65%) Java
3 64 (26.12%) Finance
4 61 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (24.08%) PL/SQL
6 44 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (17.96%) Banking
7 42 (17.14%) JBoss
7 42 (17.14%) Oracle Database
8 41 (16.73%) Data Warehouse
9 35 (14.29%) Business Objects
10 32 (13.06%) UNIX
11 31 (12.65%) SQL Server
11 31 (12.65%) Scrum
12 30 (12.24%) Project Management
13 28 (11.43%) Relational Database
14 26 (10.61%) Linux
15 24 (9.80%) Web Services
15 24 (9.80%) SAP Data Services
15 24 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
16 23 (9.39%) Selenium
16 23 (9.39%) Kimball Methodology
16 23 (9.39%) SAP
17 22 (8.98%) J2EE
18 21 (8.57%) WebSphere
19 20 (8.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
19 20 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (8.16%) JSP
20 19 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
20 19 (7.76%) Tableau

Oracle
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 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (17.14%) JBoss
2 21 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 17 (6.94%) SAS
4 9 (3.67%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.27%) Apache
5 8 (3.27%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.63%) CMS
8 3 (1.22%) ColdFusion
8 3 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.82%) IIS
9 2 (0.82%) CICS
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Office
3 3 (1.22%) SPSS
3 3 (1.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Markit EDM
2 6 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
1 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.08%) Firewall
2 9 (3.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (3.27%) SAN
4 7 (2.86%) Internet
4 7 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
4 7 (2.86%) Network Security
4 7 (2.86%) NAS
5 4 (1.63%) LDAP
6 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.41%) HTTP
7 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) DNS
7 1 (0.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 41 (16.73%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (12.65%) SQL Server
4 28 (11.43%) Relational Database
5 24 (9.80%) SAP Data Services
6 20 (8.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 19 (7.76%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (6.53%) RDBMS
8 16 (6.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (4.49%) BusinessObjects XI
10 9 (3.67%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.86%) BODI
12 6 (2.45%) MS Access
13 5 (2.04%) DB2
13 5 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.63%) TKPROF
15 3 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
15 3 (1.22%) Big Data
15 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (9.39%) Selenium
2 14 (5.71%) JIRA
3 12 (4.90%) JMeter
4 10 (4.08%) Subversion
5 8 (3.27%) Maven
5 8 (3.27%) JUnit
5 8 (3.27%) CruiseControl
5 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.86%) VisualVM
6 7 (2.86%) JProfiler
7 6 (2.45%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.04%) PowerDesigner
9 4 (1.63%) NUnit
9 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.63%) Zephyr
9 4 (1.63%) Mockito
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.22%) HttpUnit
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 64 (26.12%) Finance
2 44 (17.96%) Banking
3 7 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (1.22%) Advertising
5 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.82%) International Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 83 (33.88%) Developer
2 39 (15.92%) Analyst
3 22 (8.98%) Java Developer
4 20 (8.16%) Project Manager
4 20 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (6.53%) Architect
6 14 (5.71%) Administrator
6 14 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
7 13 (5.31%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (5.31%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (4.90%) Consultant
9 11 (4.49%) Test Analyst
9 11 (4.49%) Data Analyst
10 9 (3.67%) SAS Developer
11 8 (3.27%) Applications Support
11 8 (3.27%) Designer
12 7 (2.86%) CLAS Consultant
12 7 (2.86%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.80%) Web Services
2 22 (8.98%) J2EE
3 20 (8.16%) JSP
4 17 (6.94%) CSS
4 17 (6.94%) HTML
4 17 (6.94%) JSF
5 15 (6.12%) Spring
6 14 (5.71%) .NET
6 14 (5.71%) XML
6 14 (5.71%) Struts
7 13 (5.31%) Middleware
8 12 (4.90%) Ajax
8 12 (4.90%) Servlets
9 9 (3.67%) JMS
9 9 (3.67%) Hibernate
10 8 (3.27%) iBATIS
10 8 (3.27%) Spring MVC
10 8 (3.27%) XSLT
10 8 (3.27%) JDBC
10 8 (3.27%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.27%) CESG
3 8 (3.27%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.86%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (2.45%) Replication
5 6 (2.45%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.63%) Clustering
7 4 (1.63%) Reference Data
7 4 (1.63%) Social Media
8 3 (1.22%) iPad
8 3 (1.22%) Open Source
8 3 (1.22%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.22%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.41%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.06%) UNIX
2 26 (10.61%) Linux
3 16 (6.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.71%) Windows
5 6 (2.45%) Solaris
6 4 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.22%) Android
7 3 (1.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.90%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (12.65%) Scrum
4 30 (12.24%) Project Management
5 24 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
6 23 (9.39%) Kimball Methodology
7 18 (7.35%) Data Modelling
8 17 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.53%) SOA
9 16 (6.53%) Unit Testing
10 15 (6.12%) ETL
11 12 (4.90%) Migration
11 12 (4.90%) MVC
11 12 (4.90%) TDD
12 10 (4.08%) UML
12 10 (4.08%) OO
12 10 (4.08%) CRM
13 9 (3.67%) PRINCE2
13 9 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (3.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (37.96%) SQL
2 80 (32.65%) Java
3 59 (24.08%) PL/SQL
4 15 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.12%) Perl
5 10 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 9 (3.67%) C#
7 3 (1.22%) Python
7 3 (1.22%) PHP
7 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.22%) Ruby
7 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.82%) C
9 1 (0.41%) VB6
9 1 (0.41%) MUMPS
9 1 (0.41%) PeopleCode
9 1 (0.41%) SQR
9 1 (0.41%) VB
9 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (1.63%) ISTQB
1 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.82%) ISEB
3 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PMP
4 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.41%) OCP
4 1 (0.41%) OCA
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.86%) GPG13
2 4 (1.63%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.63%) SLA
2 4 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.41%) SRDF
4 1 (0.41%) vSphere
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) SCCM
1 3 (1.22%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 35 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 23 (9.39%) SAP
3 19 (7.76%) Tableau
4 16 (6.53%) Informatica
5 13 (5.31%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.31%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.31%) VMware
6 12 (4.90%) IBM
7 6 (2.45%) Sybase
8 5 (2.04%) Cognos
8 5 (2.04%) Cisco
9 4 (1.63%) Teradata
10 3 (1.22%) Apple
10 3 (1.22%) NetApp
10 3 (1.22%) HP
10 3 (1.22%) EMC
11 2 (0.82%) Citrix
11 2 (0.82%) Veritas
11 2 (0.82%) F5
11 2 (0.82%) Symantec
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