The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 142 73 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.32% 11.06% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 33.73% 26.55% 35.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 67
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 275 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.39% 41.67% 40.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 143 164
Average daily rate £360 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £165 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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.

1 103 (53.37%) SQL
2 72 (37.31%) Java
3 57 (29.53%) PL/SQL
4 56 (29.02%) UNIX
5 54 (27.98%) JSP
5 54 (27.98%) SQL Server
6 48 (24.87%) JavaScript
7 46 (23.83%) .NET
8 44 (22.80%) Microsoft
9 43 (22.28%) Relational Database
10 40 (20.73%) HP
10 40 (20.73%) HTML
10 40 (20.73%) XML
10 40 (20.73%) Finance
11 38 (19.69%) Banking
12 35 (18.13%) Oracle EBS
13 31 (16.06%) Spring
14 30 (15.54%) CSS
14 30 (15.54%) Oracle Database
14 30 (15.54%) Security Cleared
15 28 (14.51%) ISTQB
16 26 (13.47%) SC Cleared
17 25 (12.95%) C#
18 24 (12.44%) ASP.NET
18 24 (12.44%) OO
18 24 (12.44%) SOA
19 23 (11.92%) RDBMS
19 23 (11.92%) Perl
19 23 (11.92%) Migration
20 22 (11.40%) Agile Software Development

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (10.36%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 15 (7.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.11%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.07%) SAS
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.04%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.52%) Mule
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (18.13%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (9.33%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (5.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle Payroll
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle HRMS
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (2.59%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (2.59%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (2.59%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.59%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.55%) CSG Singleview
9 2 (1.04%) Endur
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.18%) SAN
2 8 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.04%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) LDAP
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) PPP
5 1 (0.52%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.98%) SQL Server
2 43 (22.28%) Relational Database
3 30 (15.54%) Oracle Database
4 23 (11.92%) RDBMS
5 22 (11.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (7.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (7.77%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.07%) MySQL
12 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.04%) DB2
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
14 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.52%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (8.81%) CruiseControl
1 17 (8.81%) Selenium
2 11 (5.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.59%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.55%) JUnit
5 3 (1.55%) JIRA
5 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 2 (1.04%) Toad
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.52%) Ant
7 1 (0.52%) Maven
7 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.52%) PVCS
7 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.52%) ProC
7 1 (0.52%) NUnit
General
1 40 (20.73%) Finance
2 38 (19.69%) Banking
3 5 (2.59%) Investment Banking
3 5 (2.59%) Back Office
4 2 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (43.52%) Developer
2 30 (15.54%) SQL Developer
3 28 (14.51%) Java Developer
4 27 (13.99%) Analyst
5 16 (8.29%) Consultant
6 14 (7.25%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.25%) Oracle Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) SQL Server Developer
8 11 (5.70%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.70%) Test Analyst
8 11 (5.70%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.66%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 9 (4.66%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 9 (4.66%) Payroll Consultant
10 8 (4.15%) DBA
10 8 (4.15%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.63%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.63%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (3.63%) Test Manager
11 7 (3.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.98%) JSP
2 46 (23.83%) .NET
3 40 (20.73%) HTML
3 40 (20.73%) XML
4 31 (16.06%) Spring
5 30 (15.54%) CSS
6 24 (12.44%) ASP.NET
7 21 (10.88%) J2EE
7 21 (10.88%) Hibernate
8 20 (10.36%) XSLT
9 19 (9.84%) JMS
10 18 (9.33%) Spring MVC
10 18 (9.33%) Web Services
11 17 (8.81%) Struts
11 17 (8.81%) JDBC
11 17 (8.81%) iBATIS
11 17 (8.81%) Ajax
11 17 (8.81%) Spring Web Flow
11 17 (8.81%) GWT
12 12 (6.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
1 3 (1.55%) Physics
1 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.04%) Life Science
2 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.52%) iPad
3 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.52%) Clustering
3 1 (0.52%) Equities
3 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.02%) UNIX
2 20 (10.36%) Linux
3 14 (7.25%) Windows
4 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.52%) AIX
5 1 (0.52%) Solaris
5 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.44%) OO
1 24 (12.44%) SOA
2 23 (11.92%) Migration
3 22 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (11.40%) Data Modelling
3 22 (11.40%) Performance Tuning
4 20 (10.36%) Unit Testing
5 19 (9.84%) MVC
5 19 (9.84%) Workflow
6 17 (8.81%) Web Application Development
7 16 (8.29%) Technical Analysis
7 16 (8.29%) Project Management
8 15 (7.77%) ETL
9 13 (6.74%) CRM
9 13 (6.74%) Web Development
9 13 (6.74%) Wealth Management
9 13 (6.74%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (6.22%) ERP
11 11 (5.70%) Process Management
12 10 (5.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 103 (53.37%) SQL
2 72 (37.31%) Java
3 57 (29.53%) PL/SQL
4 48 (24.87%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.95%) C#
6 23 (11.92%) Perl
7 19 (9.84%) VBA
8 18 (9.33%) Shell Script
9 14 (7.25%) T-SQL
10 13 (6.74%) VB
11 8 (4.15%) C++
11 8 (4.15%) R
12 4 (2.07%) C
13 3 (1.55%) AWK
13 3 (1.55%) Python
14 2 (1.04%) Jython
14 2 (1.04%) Groovy
15 1 (0.52%) Clojure
15 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (15.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.51%) ISTQB
3 26 (13.47%) SC Cleared
4 19 (9.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 18 (9.33%) DV Cleared
6 11 (5.70%) Degree
7 10 (5.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.59%) ISEB
9 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.04%) MCITP
10 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (8.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.04%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.73%) HP
3 22 (11.40%) Sybase
4 12 (6.22%) Kofax
5 7 (3.63%) Citrix
6 6 (3.11%) IBM
6 6 (3.11%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.59%) Twitter
8 4 (2.07%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (2.07%) Informatica
9 2 (1.04%) Open Text
9 2 (1.04%) VMware
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco
9 2 (1.04%) JBoss
9 2 (1.04%) RightFax
9 2 (1.04%) OpenLink
9 2 (1.04%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.52%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.52%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.52%) Cognos
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