The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Glasgow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 66 142 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.61% 15.69% 15.52%
As % of the Vendors category 21.36% 32.20% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 83 75
Average daily rate £340 £319 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +16.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £265 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £373 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
309 441 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.98% 48.73% 41.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 224 157
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £241 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.13 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% -43.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.53 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 76 (48.72%) SQL
1 76 (48.72%) Finance
2 74 (47.44%) Java
3 71 (45.51%) Oracle Database
4 57 (36.54%) Relational Database
5 47 (30.13%) RDBMS
6 45 (28.85%) XML
7 42 (26.92%) UNIX
8 41 (26.28%) HTML
9 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
10 34 (21.79%) JavaScript
11 32 (20.51%) Spring
11 32 (20.51%) J2EE
12 29 (18.59%) PL/SQL
13 27 (17.31%) JSP
14 26 (16.67%) Hibernate
15 25 (16.03%) Linux
16 24 (15.38%) Windows
16 24 (15.38%) JSF
17 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
18 21 (13.46%) Servlets
18 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
19 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing
19 20 (12.82%) ETL
20 19 (12.18%) Oracle Database 10g
20 19 (12.18%) JSTL
20 19 (12.18%) HP Quality Center
20 19 (12.18%) Technical Analysis
21 18 (11.54%) Maven
21 18 (11.54%) Subversion

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (2.56%) IIS
2 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.92%) Apache
3 3 (1.92%) LiveLink
4 2 (1.28%) Confluence
4 2 (1.28%) GemFire
4 2 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.64%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.64%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.64%) SAN
2 1 (0.64%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (45.51%) Oracle Database
2 57 (36.54%) Relational Database
3 47 (30.13%) RDBMS
4 37 (23.72%) SQL Server
5 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (12.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.77%) MySQL
10 7 (4.49%) Star Schema
10 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
12 3 (1.92%) DB2
12 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (1.28%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.28%) MarkLogic
13 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Maven
1 18 (11.54%) Subversion
2 16 (10.26%) Eclipse
3 14 (8.97%) Ant
4 13 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 7 (4.49%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (4.49%) JUnit
5 7 (4.49%) Selenium
6 4 (2.56%) JIRA
6 4 (2.56%) WATIR
6 4 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (2.56%) RSpec
6 4 (2.56%) JBehave
6 4 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.56%) Gradle
6 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.56%) JDeveloper
7 3 (1.92%) PVCS
7 3 (1.92%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (48.72%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (3.21%) Legal
4 3 (1.92%) Local Government
5 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (41.03%) Developer
2 35 (22.44%) Analyst
3 33 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.26%) DBA
4 16 (10.26%) Tester
4 16 (10.26%) Programmer
5 15 (9.62%) Consultant
6 14 (8.97%) Analyst Programmer
7 12 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (7.05%) Performance Tester
9 10 (6.41%) Java Programmer
9 10 (6.41%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 9 (5.77%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (5.13%) Designer
12 7 (4.49%) Architect
12 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.49%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.85%) XML
2 41 (26.28%) HTML
3 32 (20.51%) Spring
3 32 (20.51%) J2EE
4 27 (17.31%) JSP
5 26 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 24 (15.38%) JSF
7 21 (13.46%) Servlets
8 19 (12.18%) JSTL
9 17 (10.90%) .NET
10 16 (10.26%) Struts
11 14 (8.97%) EJB
12 11 (7.05%) CSS
12 11 (7.05%) Tapestry
13 8 (5.13%) JSON
13 8 (5.13%) Web Services
13 8 (5.13%) JMS
13 8 (5.13%) XSLT
14 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
15 6 (3.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.56%) Replication
2 4 (2.56%) Clustering
3 3 (1.92%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.28%) Physics
4 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.28%) Life Science
5 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.92%) UNIX
2 25 (16.03%) Linux
3 24 (15.38%) Windows
4 10 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.49%) Solaris
5 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.92%) AIX
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.82%) Unit Testing
1 20 (12.82%) ETL
2 19 (12.18%) Technical Analysis
3 18 (11.54%) MVC
4 16 (10.26%) ITIL
5 15 (9.62%) Change Management
6 13 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.69%) SOA
8 11 (7.05%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (6.41%) Test Scripting
9 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 9 (5.77%) Test Management
11 8 (5.13%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (5.13%) Inmon Methodology
11 8 (5.13%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.49%) Migration
12 7 (4.49%) TDD
12 7 (4.49%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (48.72%) SQL
2 74 (47.44%) Java
3 34 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.59%) PL/SQL
5 14 (8.97%) C#
6 10 (6.41%) C
7 8 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.49%) Python
8 7 (4.49%) C++
9 6 (3.85%) Perl
10 4 (2.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.28%) XQuery
12 1 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.64%) VBA
12 1 (0.64%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) ISEB
1 13 (8.33%) Sun Certification
1 13 (8.33%) OCPJP
2 6 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) SLA
2 8 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.21%) Puppet
3 4 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.28%) EMC TimeFinder
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.33%) IBM
2 13 (8.33%) Sun
3 10 (6.41%) Sybase
3 10 (6.41%) Siebel
4 7 (4.49%) HP
5 5 (3.21%) VMware
5 5 (3.21%) Kofax
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.92%) EMC
6 3 (1.92%) Talend
7 2 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.28%) Pega
7 2 (1.28%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.28%) JBoss
7 2 (1.28%) Informatica
7 2 (1.28%) Veritas
8 1 (0.64%) Dell
8 1 (0.64%) Citrix
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