The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.59% 3.28% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£399 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 57 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.97% 93.44% 58.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 38 22
Average daily rate £359 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) UNIX
5 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) HPUX
5 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) HP
5 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
6 4 (44.44%) KVM
6 4 (44.44%) RHEV
6 4 (44.44%) Open Source
6 4 (44.44%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
6 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
1 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) HPUX
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (44.44%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) KVM
1 4 (44.44%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects