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 4 September 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.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 120 140 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.11% 11.80% 8.91%
As % of the Vendors category 23.86% 34.31% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 65 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
503 408 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.82% 34.40% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 220 130
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £164 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.43 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.20% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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.

1 109 (50.46%) SQL
2 84 (38.89%) Finance
3 57 (26.39%) Banking
4 54 (25.00%) Java
5 53 (24.54%) Oracle Database
6 51 (23.61%) PL/SQL
7 46 (21.30%) UNIX
8 40 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (14.81%) Migration
10 29 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
11 27 (12.50%) Linux
12 24 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 24 (11.11%) ETL
12 24 (11.11%) Relational Database
13 23 (10.65%) Data Modelling
13 23 (10.65%) Middleware
14 22 (10.19%) Solaris
15 20 (9.26%) J2EE
16 19 (8.80%) Windows
17 17 (7.87%) Informatica
17 17 (7.87%) SDLC
18 16 (7.41%) Spring
19 15 (6.94%) Oracle EBS
19 15 (6.94%) AIX
19 15 (6.94%) HPUX
19 15 (6.94%) CSS
20 14 (6.48%) UML
20 14 (6.48%) JBoss
20 14 (6.48%) Red Hat
20 14 (6.48%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (6.48%) JBoss
2 11 (5.09%) SAS
3 10 (4.63%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.63%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.31%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (1.85%) Confluence
7 3 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.39%) CMS
7 3 (1.39%) Apache
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.93%) ArcSDE
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.93%) ArcIMS
8 2 (0.93%) Lync
8 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.78%) MS Office
3 5 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (6.94%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.93%) ACBS
4 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.93%) Agresso
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.46%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.46%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.46%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.56%) SAN
2 5 (2.31%) DNS
2 5 (2.31%) LAN
3 4 (1.85%) DHCP
3 4 (1.85%) Firewall
4 3 (1.39%) FTP
4 3 (1.39%) HTTP
4 3 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.39%) VoIP
4 3 (1.39%) LDAP
4 3 (1.39%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) WLAN
5 2 (0.93%) SSH
5 2 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.93%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (0.93%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.46%) Intranet
6 1 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (24.54%) Oracle Database
2 29 (13.43%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (5.56%) MySQL
6 12 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 9 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.70%) PowerCenter
9 7 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (2.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.39%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (1.39%) DB2
13 3 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.17%) Ant
2 7 (3.24%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (2.78%) Toad
3 6 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (2.78%) Selenium
3 6 (2.78%) Subversion
4 5 (2.31%) Maven
4 5 (2.31%) JIRA
4 5 (2.31%) JDeveloper
4 5 (2.31%) PeopleTools
4 5 (2.31%) JUnit
5 4 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.85%) ERwin
5 4 (1.85%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.39%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.93%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.93%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.93%) Hudson
8 1 (0.46%) Gradle
General
1 84 (38.89%) Finance
2 57 (26.39%) Banking
3 8 (3.70%) Retail
4 6 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.93%) International Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 83 (38.43%) Developer
2 34 (15.74%) Architect
3 33 (15.28%) Analyst
4 19 (8.80%) Java Developer
5 18 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.09%) Consultant
9 10 (4.63%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.17%) Administrator
10 9 (4.17%) Informatica Developer
11 8 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (3.70%) DBA
12 7 (3.24%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (3.24%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (3.24%) PowerBuilder Developer
13 6 (2.78%) Database Developer
13 6 (2.78%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 5 (2.31%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.65%) Middleware
2 20 (9.26%) J2EE
3 16 (7.41%) Spring
4 15 (6.94%) CSS
5 13 (6.02%) Web Services
5 13 (6.02%) JPA
6 12 (5.56%) jQuery
6 12 (5.56%) XML
7 11 (5.09%) Hibernate
7 11 (5.09%) JSP
8 10 (4.63%) HTML
8 10 (4.63%) .NET
8 10 (4.63%) Ajax
9 8 (3.70%) Struts
10 6 (2.78%) JSF
11 5 (2.31%) SOAP
11 5 (2.31%) Java EE
11 5 (2.31%) TopLink
11 5 (2.31%) JMS
11 5 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.24%) Mainframe
2 7 (3.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.31%) GIS
3 5 (2.31%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.31%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.85%) Data Extraction
5 3 (1.39%) iSeries
5 3 (1.39%) PKI
5 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.93%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.46%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.46%) AS400
7 1 (0.46%) CESG
7 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.46%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.30%) UNIX
2 27 (12.50%) Linux
3 22 (10.19%) Solaris
4 19 (8.80%) Windows
5 15 (6.94%) AIX
5 15 (6.94%) HPUX
6 7 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.46%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (14.81%) Migration
3 24 (11.11%) ETL
4 23 (10.65%) Data Modelling
5 17 (7.87%) SDLC
6 14 (6.48%) UML
7 13 (6.02%) OO
7 13 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.56%) ITIL
9 11 (5.09%) SOA
9 11 (5.09%) Data Management
10 10 (4.63%) Use Case
10 10 (4.63%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.63%) Project Management
10 10 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.17%) Data Migration
11 9 (4.17%) Web Application Development
11 9 (4.17%) Analytics
12 8 (3.70%) Change Management
13 7 (3.24%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (50.46%) SQL
2 54 (25.00%) Java
3 51 (23.61%) PL/SQL
4 24 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 12 (5.56%) C#
6 10 (4.63%) Perl
7 7 (3.24%) PHP
7 7 (3.24%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.31%) Python
8 5 (2.31%) SQR
9 4 (1.85%) PeopleCode
9 4 (1.85%) Ruby
10 3 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.39%) C
10 3 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.93%) VBScript
11 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.46%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (1.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.39%) CISA
2 3 (1.39%) ISEB
2 3 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.93%) QiCA
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.46%) CISSP
4 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.24%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) FINREP
System Software
1 8 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.31%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.31%) vSphere
4 3 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.39%) SRDF
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (3.24%) NetBackup
2 5 (2.31%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.39%) Puppet
4 3 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.39%) SCCM
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (7.87%) Informatica
2 14 (6.48%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.02%) VMware
4 8 (3.70%) HP
5 6 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (2.78%) SAP
6 5 (2.31%) EMC
6 5 (2.31%) Tableau
6 5 (2.31%) Veritas
7 4 (1.85%) CA
7 4 (1.85%) Sybase
8 3 (1.39%) Sun
8 3 (1.39%) Siebel
8 3 (1.39%) Cisco
9 2 (0.93%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) Adobe
9 2 (0.93%) NetApp
9 2 (0.93%) Symantec
9 2 (0.93%) Remedy
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