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 30 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.

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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 117 107 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.61% 9.14% 5.22%
As % of the Vendors category 26.47% 26.35% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 49 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £430 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
442 406 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.29% 34.67% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 168 116
Average daily rate £400 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 19
Average hourly rate £12.25 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.95 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 (33.94%) Java
2 78 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (25.55%) Finance
4 61 (22.26%) Oracle Database
5 55 (20.07%) SQL
6 52 (18.98%) JBoss
7 50 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (15.69%) Project Management
9 37 (13.50%) PL/SQL
9 37 (13.50%) Banking
10 36 (13.14%) Relational Database
11 35 (12.77%) Scrum
11 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 34 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 32 (11.68%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (11.31%) Data Modelling
15 30 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (10.58%) ETL
16 29 (10.58%) SOA
17 28 (10.22%) UNIX
18 25 (9.12%) JSF
19 24 (8.76%) Web Services
20 23 (8.39%) Kimball Methodology
21 22 (8.03%) JIRA
21 22 (8.03%) UML
21 22 (8.03%) RDBMS
22 21 (7.66%) Use Case
22 21 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (6.93%) Migration
23 19 (6.93%) Microsoft

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (5.47%) WebSphere
2 11 (4.01%) WebLogic
3 10 (3.65%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.65%) SAS
4 8 (2.92%) CICS
5 7 (2.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (2.19%) Confluence
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.46%) CMS
9 3 (1.09%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.09%) Apache
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.36%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (2.92%) MS Project
1 8 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.84%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (5.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 10 (3.65%) Markit EDM
4 8 (2.92%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.73%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.36%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.20%) Firewall
2 13 (4.74%) Internet
3 12 (4.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (4.38%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (3.65%) SAN
5 9 (3.28%) NAS
6 8 (2.92%) Network Security
6 8 (2.92%) HTTP
7 4 (1.46%) FTP
8 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.73%) DNS
9 1 (0.36%) LDAP
9 1 (0.36%) LAN
9 1 (0.36%) WAN
9 1 (0.36%) MPLS
9 1 (0.36%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.26%) Oracle Database
2 36 (13.14%) Relational Database
3 35 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 34 (12.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 32 (11.68%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (8.03%) RDBMS
7 14 (5.11%) Cognos Report Studio
7 14 (5.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 14 (5.11%) Cognos Transformer
8 13 (4.74%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (3.65%) DB2
9 10 (3.65%) SAP Data Services
10 9 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.92%) MS Access
12 7 (2.55%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 6 (2.19%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (1.82%) MySQL
14 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (8.03%) JIRA
2 17 (6.20%) Maven
3 14 (5.11%) Selenium
4 12 (4.38%) Subversion
5 10 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.92%) JUnit
8 6 (2.19%) NetBeans
9 5 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
10 4 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (1.46%) Zephyr
11 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.73%) PeopleTools
12 2 (0.73%) JMeter
12 2 (0.73%) Ant
12 2 (0.73%) HttpUnit
13 1 (0.36%) NUnit
13 1 (0.36%) Mockito
13 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
General
1 70 (25.55%) Finance
2 37 (13.50%) Banking
3 8 (2.92%) Retail
4 4 (1.46%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.73%) International Banking
5 2 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (32.48%) Developer
2 36 (13.14%) Analyst
3 26 (9.49%) Project Manager
4 23 (8.39%) Java Developer
5 22 (8.03%) Designer
6 21 (7.66%) Consultant
7 20 (7.30%) Architect
8 14 (5.11%) Cognos Developer
9 13 (4.74%) ScrumMaster
10 12 (4.38%) CLAS Consultant
10 12 (4.38%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (4.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (4.38%) DBA
11 11 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.01%) Data Analyst
11 11 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (4.01%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (3.65%) SAS Developer
12 10 (3.65%) Test Analyst
12 10 (3.65%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.12%) JSF
2 24 (8.76%) Web Services
3 17 (6.20%) Java EE
4 16 (5.84%) HTML
5 14 (5.11%) CSS
5 14 (5.11%) RichFaces
6 13 (4.74%) Apache CXF
6 13 (4.74%) JPA
7 12 (4.38%) Middleware
7 12 (4.38%) Hibernate
7 12 (4.38%) J2EE
8 10 (3.65%) .NET
8 10 (3.65%) JSP
8 10 (3.65%) Servlets
8 10 (3.65%) Spring
9 8 (2.92%) XML
10 7 (2.55%) Velocity
11 4 (1.46%) jQuery
11 4 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (1.09%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.20%) Mainframe
3 12 (4.38%) Replication
4 10 (3.65%) CESG
4 10 (3.65%) CESG CLAS
4 10 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.92%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (1.46%) Open Source
7 3 (1.09%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.09%) SCORM
8 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.73%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (0.73%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.36%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.36%) W3C
9 1 (0.36%) GIS
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.22%) UNIX
2 16 (5.84%) Windows
2 16 (5.84%) Linux
3 14 (5.11%) AIX
4 8 (2.92%) zOS
5 4 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.46%) Solaris
6 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.73%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (28.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (15.69%) Project Management
4 35 (12.77%) Scrum
5 31 (11.31%) Data Modelling
6 30 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (10.58%) SOA
7 29 (10.58%) ETL
8 23 (8.39%) Kimball Methodology
9 22 (8.03%) UML
10 21 (7.66%) Use Case
11 19 (6.93%) Migration
12 14 (5.11%) Asset Management
13 13 (4.74%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.74%) Dimensional Modelling
14 12 (4.38%) TDD
15 11 (4.01%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (4.01%) OO
15 11 (4.01%) Protective Monitoring
16 10 (3.65%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 93 (33.94%) Java
2 55 (20.07%) SQL
3 37 (13.50%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.92%) C#
6 4 (1.46%) Perl
6 4 (1.46%) Python
7 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.09%) PHP
7 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.73%) C
8 2 (0.73%) Ruby
8 2 (0.73%) XPath
8 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.36%) Jython
9 1 (0.36%) XQuery
9 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.46%) ISEB
4 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.36%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.74%) QA
2 11 (4.01%) GPG13
3 4 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.09%) SLA
5 2 (0.73%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (2.92%) SRDF
3 4 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (3.65%) Data Guard
2 8 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.73%) SCOM
4 1 (0.36%) Legato
4 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 52 (18.98%) JBoss
2 19 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.20%) Business Objects
4 15 (5.47%) IBM
5 14 (5.11%) Cognos
6 10 (3.65%) HP
6 10 (3.65%) EMC
7 9 (3.28%) SAP
7 9 (3.28%) Tableau
8 7 (2.55%) Informatica
9 4 (1.46%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.46%) Sybase
9 4 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (1.09%) Cisco
10 3 (1.09%) Veritas
11 2 (0.73%) Adobe
11 2 (0.73%) Sun
11 2 (0.73%) F5
11 2 (0.73%) Symantec
11 2 (0.73%) Ab Initio
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