The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 180 79 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.07% 7.67% 8.45%
As % of the Vendors category 34.62% 24.92% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 34 29
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £305 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £447 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -11.20%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
520 317 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.66% 30.78% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 122 141
Average daily rate £400 £385 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle
Scotland

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 92 (31.19%) Java
2 88 (29.83%) Finance
3 67 (22.71%) Oracle Database
4 61 (20.68%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (18.98%) JBoss
6 55 (18.64%) SQL
7 49 (16.61%) Project Management
8 47 (15.93%) Banking
9 44 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (14.58%) Relational Database
11 42 (14.24%) SOA
12 38 (12.88%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (12.88%) SQL Server
12 38 (12.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 34 (11.53%) ETL
13 34 (11.53%) UNIX
14 33 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (11.19%) Scrum
15 32 (10.85%) Kimball Methodology
16 31 (10.51%) PL/SQL
17 30 (10.17%) Java EE
18 29 (9.83%) Web Services
19 28 (9.49%) Cognos
19 28 (9.49%) JSF
19 28 (9.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 28 (9.49%) Cognos Report Studio
20 27 (9.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
20 27 (9.15%) Cognos Transformer
21 25 (8.47%) Data Modelling
22 24 (8.14%) RichFaces

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (4.07%) WebLogic
2 11 (3.73%) SAS
2 11 (3.73%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.05%) CICS
4 7 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (2.03%) Confluence
6 5 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.02%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.68%) Apache
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.34%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.34%) CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.37%) MS Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (9.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (6.78%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (3.39%) Markit EDM
4 9 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.34%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.76%) Firewall
2 12 (4.07%) Internet
3 10 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (3.39%) SAN
4 9 (3.05%) NAS
4 9 (3.05%) HTTP
5 6 (2.03%) FTP
5 6 (2.03%) Network Security
6 3 (1.02%) LAN
7 2 (0.68%) DNS
7 2 (0.68%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.68%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.34%) MPLS
8 1 (0.34%) VoIP
8 1 (0.34%) WAN
8 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (22.71%) Oracle Database
2 43 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 38 (12.88%) SQL Server
3 38 (12.88%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (12.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (9.49%) Cognos Report Studio
5 27 (9.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 27 (9.15%) Cognos Transformer
6 23 (7.80%) RDBMS
7 14 (4.75%) DB2
8 13 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (3.05%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (3.05%) Oracle OWB
10 8 (2.71%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (2.03%) MS Access
11 6 (2.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 6 (2.03%) OLAP
11 6 (2.03%) Star Schema
11 6 (2.03%) Data Mart
11 6 (2.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 17 (5.76%) Maven
2 16 (5.42%) JIRA
3 13 (4.41%) Selenium
4 10 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (2.71%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.03%) NetBeans
6 6 (2.03%) Subversion
7 5 (1.69%) JUnit
8 4 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.36%) Zephyr
9 3 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.02%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.02%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.68%) PeopleTools
10 2 (0.68%) ERwin
10 2 (0.68%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.68%) Ant
11 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
General
1 88 (29.83%) Finance
2 47 (15.93%) Banking
3 7 (2.37%) Retail
4 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.36%) Back Office
5 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.68%) International Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (34.58%) Developer
2 44 (14.92%) Analyst
3 37 (12.54%) Project Manager
4 33 (11.19%) Architect
5 28 (9.49%) Cognos Developer
6 20 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.10%) Consultant
7 18 (6.10%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 18 (6.10%) Designer
8 17 (5.76%) DBA
9 16 (5.42%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (4.41%) Cognos BI Developer
10 13 (4.41%) Java Architect
11 12 (4.07%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (3.73%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.39%) ETL Developer
13 10 (3.39%) CLAS Consultant
14 9 (3.05%) Technical Leader
14 9 (3.05%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.17%) Java EE
2 29 (9.83%) Web Services
3 28 (9.49%) JSF
4 24 (8.14%) RichFaces
5 18 (6.10%) JPA
6 17 (5.76%) Apache CXF
7 15 (5.08%) HTML
8 13 (4.41%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.07%) CSS
9 12 (4.07%) Middleware
10 10 (3.39%) Velocity
11 8 (2.71%) .NET
11 8 (2.71%) J2EE
12 7 (2.37%) JSP
12 7 (2.37%) Servlets
12 7 (2.37%) Spring
13 6 (2.03%) OSGi
14 5 (1.69%) XML
15 4 (1.36%) SOAP
15 4 (1.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.12%) Mainframe
2 14 (4.75%) Replication
3 9 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.05%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (2.71%) CESG
4 8 (2.71%) CESG CLAS
4 8 (2.71%) GIS
5 4 (1.36%) Open Source
6 3 (1.02%) Clustering
6 3 (1.02%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.02%) SCORM
7 2 (0.68%) HACMP
7 2 (0.68%) LPAR
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.53%) UNIX
2 20 (6.78%) Linux
3 19 (6.44%) Windows
4 18 (6.10%) AIX
5 9 (3.05%) zOS
6 3 (1.02%) Solaris
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.68%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (16.61%) Project Management
3 44 (14.92%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (14.24%) SOA
5 34 (11.53%) ETL
6 33 (11.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (11.19%) Scrum
7 32 (10.85%) Kimball Methodology
8 25 (8.47%) Data Modelling
9 23 (7.80%) Use Case
10 22 (7.46%) UML
11 21 (7.12%) Migration
12 14 (4.75%) Asset Management
12 14 (4.75%) Investment Management
13 13 (4.41%) Workflow
13 13 (4.41%) PRINCE2
14 12 (4.07%) OO
14 12 (4.07%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 92 (31.19%) Java
2 55 (18.64%) SQL
3 31 (10.51%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.71%) C#
6 7 (2.37%) C
6 7 (2.37%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.36%) Python
8 3 (1.02%) Perl
8 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.68%) XPath
9 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.34%) Jython
10 1 (0.34%) XQuery
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (3.73%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.03%) ISEB
3 5 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.68%) MOS
6 1 (0.34%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.08%) QA
2 9 (3.05%) GPG13
3 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.02%) WCAG
5 2 (0.68%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.05%) SRDF
3 5 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.73%) Data Guard
2 8 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.34%) Legato
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 56 (18.98%) JBoss
2 28 (9.49%) Cognos
3 21 (7.12%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.75%) IBM
5 13 (4.41%) HP
6 12 (4.07%) Business Objects
7 10 (3.39%) EMC
8 9 (3.05%) Sybase
9 8 (2.71%) SAP
10 6 (2.03%) Informatica
11 5 (1.69%) Tableau
12 4 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (1.02%) Cisco
13 3 (1.02%) F5
14 2 (0.68%) Sun
14 2 (0.68%) Ab Initio
14 2 (0.68%) VMware
14 2 (0.68%) Veritas
14 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.34%) CheckPoint
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