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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 8 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 167 125 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.79% 9.39% 12.53%
As % of the Vendors category 33.00% 32.38% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 59 77
Average daily rate £423 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
506 386 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.73% 29.00% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 198 200
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.26% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (35.29%) SQL
2 96 (33.22%) Finance
3 94 (32.53%) Java
4 62 (21.45%) Oracle Database
5 57 (19.72%) JBoss
5 57 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (19.03%) Unix
7 47 (16.26%) Linux
8 43 (14.88%) SOA
8 43 (14.88%) Banking
9 42 (14.53%) Data Modelling
10 40 (13.84%) Relational Database
11 39 (13.49%) SQL Server
12 38 (13.15%) PL/SQL
12 38 (13.15%) Use Case
13 36 (12.46%) JSF
13 36 (12.46%) JPA
14 35 (12.11%) Migration
15 33 (11.42%) UML
16 31 (10.73%) BPMN
16 31 (10.73%) Apache CXF
17 29 (10.03%) OO
17 29 (10.03%) Windows
17 29 (10.03%) Hibernate
18 27 (9.34%) Web Services
18 27 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (9.34%) Logical Data Model
19 24 (8.30%) Drools
20 23 (7.96%) JIRA
20 23 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 57 (19.72%) JBoss
2 16 (5.54%) SAS
3 13 (4.50%) Apache
4 12 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (3.46%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.77%) CICS
6 8 (2.77%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.38%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (1.04%) Confluence
9 3 (1.04%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.69%) CMS
10 2 (0.69%) Lync
10 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.35%) Captiva
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 15 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.42%) MS Project
2 7 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (4.15%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (3.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.77%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.73%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (1.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (1.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.04%) Markit EDM
7 3 (1.04%) Primavera
8 2 (0.69%) ACBS
8 2 (0.69%) Misys Midas
8 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.35%) BigMachines
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.69%) IaaS
3 2 (0.69%) Taleo
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.11%) SAN
2 8 (2.77%) Internet
3 5 (1.73%) LDAP
4 4 (1.38%) DNS
4 4 (1.38%) Firewall
5 3 (1.04%) SSL
5 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.69%) DDNS
6 2 (0.69%) DHCP
6 2 (0.69%) NAS
6 2 (0.69%) Network Security
6 2 (0.69%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.69%) WAN
7 1 (0.35%) HTTP
7 1 (0.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (21.45%) Oracle Database
2 40 (13.84%) Relational Database
3 39 (13.49%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (2.77%) MySQL
8 8 (2.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 7 (2.42%) DB2
9 7 (2.42%) SAP Data Services
10 6 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.08%) Pentaho
10 6 (2.08%) SAS EBI
11 5 (1.73%) GIS
11 5 (1.73%) Informix
11 5 (1.73%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (1.73%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 23 (7.96%) JIRA
2 13 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (4.15%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (4.15%) Selenium
3 12 (4.15%) SoapUI
4 11 (3.81%) Firebug
5 7 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.42%) Subversion
6 5 (1.73%) JDeveloper
6 5 (1.73%) Maven
6 5 (1.73%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (1.38%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.04%) Ant
8 3 (1.04%) JUnit
8 3 (1.04%) Log4j
8 3 (1.04%) Mockito
8 3 (1.04%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.04%) Toad
General
1 96 (33.22%) Finance
2 43 (14.88%) Banking
3 5 (1.73%) Retail
3 5 (1.73%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.04%) Advertising
5 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.35%) German Language
6 1 (0.35%) Law
6 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 73 (25.26%) Developer
2 56 (19.38%) Architect
3 54 (18.69%) Analyst
4 35 (12.11%) Solutions Architect
5 25 (8.65%) Oracle Developer
6 23 (7.96%) Consultant
7 15 (5.19%) DBA
7 15 (5.19%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
8 14 (4.84%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.15%) Test Analyst
10 11 (3.81%) Applications Support
11 10 (3.46%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.46%) Oracle Consultant
11 10 (3.46%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (3.11%) Administrator
12 9 (3.11%) Lead Architect
13 8 (2.77%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (2.77%) Java Architect
13 8 (2.77%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.46%) JPA
1 36 (12.46%) JSF
2 31 (10.73%) Apache CXF
3 29 (10.03%) Hibernate
4 27 (9.34%) Web Services
5 24 (8.30%) Drools
6 22 (7.61%) Java EE
7 19 (6.57%) RichFaces
8 16 (5.54%) J2EE
8 16 (5.54%) Middleware
9 12 (4.15%) Spring
10 11 (3.81%) HTML
11 10 (3.46%) .NET
12 9 (3.11%) REST
13 8 (2.77%) jQuery
14 6 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (2.08%) CSS
14 6 (2.08%) TopLink
15 5 (1.73%) JSP
16 4 (1.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.81%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.77%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.69%) Fintech
7 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.69%) IBM XIV
7 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.35%) Clustering
8 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.03%) Unix
2 47 (16.26%) Linux
3 29 (10.03%) Windows
4 22 (7.61%) AIX
5 21 (7.27%) Solaris
6 18 (6.23%) HPUX
7 13 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.77%) Windows Server
9 7 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (14.88%) SOA
3 42 (14.53%) Data Modelling
4 38 (13.15%) Use Case
5 35 (12.11%) Migration
6 33 (11.42%) UML
7 31 (10.73%) BPMN
8 29 (10.03%) OO
9 27 (9.34%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (9.34%) Logical Data Model
10 23 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (6.92%) Project Management
12 18 (6.23%) Business Analysis
12 18 (6.23%) Scrum
13 17 (5.88%) ETL
13 17 (5.88%) ITIL
13 17 (5.88%) User Stories
14 16 (5.54%) Data Management
15 15 (5.19%) Software Testing
16 14 (4.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 102 (35.29%) SQL
2 94 (32.53%) Java
3 38 (13.15%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.15%) C#
6 9 (3.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.73%) C
7 5 (1.73%) VB
7 5 (1.73%) VB6
8 4 (1.38%) Perl
8 4 (1.38%) VBA
9 3 (1.04%) AWK
9 3 (1.04%) Korn
9 3 (1.04%) Python
9 3 (1.04%) sed
10 2 (0.69%) C++
10 2 (0.69%) COBOL
10 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.08%) Degree
2 5 (1.73%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.04%) ISEB
4 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CIMA
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.35%) MBA
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
5 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.77%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.77%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.04%) SRDF
5 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) Ceph
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.35%) Samba
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (2.08%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.04%) Ansible
4 3 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.69%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.69%) Puppet
5 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.69%) SCCM
5 2 (0.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 21 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.84%) Red Hat
3 13 (4.50%) Informatica
3 13 (4.50%) Teradata
4 11 (3.81%) EMC
5 9 (3.11%) HP
5 9 (3.11%) SAP
6 8 (2.77%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (2.42%) Sybase
7 7 (2.42%) Veritas
8 6 (2.08%) Ab Initio
8 6 (2.08%) IBM
8 6 (2.08%) Tableau
8 6 (2.08%) VMware
9 5 (1.73%) CA
9 5 (1.73%) Cisco
10 3 (1.04%) ESRI
10 3 (1.04%) NetApp
10 3 (1.04%) Sun
11 2 (0.69%) Citrix
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