The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 28 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 of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 56 57 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 79 56 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.87% 2.27% 3.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.93% 10.77% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 37
Average daily rate
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£344 £369 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £305 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
529 520 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.19% 21.10% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 245 196
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £26.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 48 £375 +17.18% 2
Glasgow -9 13 £293 -10.00% 11
Aberdeen +9 6 £320 -11.72%
West Lothian 0 1 - - 2
Stirling -11 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Dundee - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle Database 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 Database.

1 152 (100.00%) Oracle
2 71 (46.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 66 (43.42%) SQL
4 50 (32.89%) Java
5 37 (24.34%) PL/SQL
5 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
6 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
7 32 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 32 (21.05%) UNIX
8 31 (20.39%) SOA
9 30 (19.74%) Finance
10 27 (17.76%) RDBMS
11 23 (15.13%) Web Services
12 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
12 22 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (14.47%) Maven
12 22 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (14.47%) Oracle RAC
13 21 (13.82%) HTML
13 21 (13.82%) Windows
14 20 (13.16%) Migration
15 19 (12.50%) Linux
15 19 (12.50%) Data Guard
16 18 (11.84%) Oracle Reports
17 17 (11.18%) Spring
17 17 (11.18%) JSF
17 17 (11.18%) ITIL
18 16 (10.53%) JSP
18 16 (10.53%) XML
18 16 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle Database 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 Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 8 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.95%) Confluence
2 6 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.97%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.32%) Apache
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.66%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.66%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (9.21%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (8.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (3.95%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.97%) SAP PM
6 3 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.66%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.66%) Movex
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.55%) Firewall
2 10 (6.58%) Internet
3 8 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (2.63%) Network Security
5 3 (1.97%) LAN
5 3 (1.97%) WAN
5 3 (1.97%) DHCP
5 3 (1.97%) VPN
5 3 (1.97%) DNS
5 3 (1.97%) SAN
6 2 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (46.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 37 (24.34%) SQL Server
3 33 (21.71%) Relational Database
4 32 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 27 (17.76%) RDBMS
6 18 (11.84%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (3.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle OWB
11 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 5 (3.29%) MySQL
12 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (14.47%) Maven
2 11 (7.24%) Subversion
3 10 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.26%) Selenium
4 8 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.61%) JIRA
5 7 (4.61%) JUnit
6 6 (3.95%) NetBeans
7 5 (3.29%) Ant
8 4 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.97%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.97%) PVCS
10 2 (1.32%) Toad
10 2 (1.32%) JDeveloper
10 2 (1.32%) ERwin
10 2 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.66%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.66%) FitNesse
General
1 30 (19.74%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (1.97%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.97%) Local Government
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
5 1 (0.66%) International Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 59 (38.82%) Developer
2 35 (23.03%) DBA
3 30 (19.74%) Oracle DBA
4 21 (13.82%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (13.82%) Consultant
5 19 (12.50%) Analyst
6 18 (11.84%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.92%) Oracle Consultant
8 8 (5.26%) Architect
8 8 (5.26%) CLAS Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) Technical Leader
10 6 (3.95%) ETL Developer
10 6 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (3.95%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.63%) Functional Consultant
11 4 (2.63%) Programmer
11 4 (2.63%) Support Consultant
11 4 (2.63%) Administrator
11 4 (2.63%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.13%) Web Services
2 21 (13.82%) HTML
3 17 (11.18%) Spring
3 17 (11.18%) JSF
4 16 (10.53%) JSP
4 16 (10.53%) XML
5 14 (9.21%) Servlets
6 13 (8.55%) CSS
7 11 (7.24%) J2EE
8 10 (6.58%) Middleware
9 9 (5.92%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.92%) .NET
10 6 (3.95%) JSTL
11 5 (3.29%) Java EE
11 5 (3.29%) jQuery
12 4 (2.63%) Java SE
12 4 (2.63%) Tapestry
12 4 (2.63%) JDBC
12 4 (2.63%) EJB
12 4 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.95%) CESG
1 6 (3.95%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (3.95%) Open Source
2 5 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.29%) Replication
3 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.66%) Statistics
5 1 (0.66%) GIS
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.66%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.05%) UNIX
2 21 (13.82%) Windows
3 19 (12.50%) Linux
4 12 (7.89%) Solaris
5 9 (5.92%) AIX
6 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.97%) HPUX
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.39%) SOA
2 22 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (13.16%) Migration
4 17 (11.18%) ITIL
5 16 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 16 (10.53%) ETL
6 15 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 11 (7.24%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (7.24%) Change Management
10 10 (6.58%) ERP
11 9 (5.92%) System Testing
11 9 (5.92%) Scrum
12 8 (5.26%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.26%) UML
12 8 (5.26%) OO
12 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
13 7 (4.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.42%) SQL
2 50 (32.89%) Java
3 37 (24.34%) PL/SQL
4 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.63%) C#
7 4 (2.63%) Groovy
8 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.97%) Perl
8 3 (1.97%) VB
8 3 (1.97%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) C
9 2 (1.32%) Jython
9 2 (1.32%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) XPath
9 2 (1.32%) C++
9 2 (1.32%) R
10 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.95%) Degree
2 6 (3.95%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) Sun Certification
3 5 (3.29%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.66%) OCP
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) SLA
2 8 (5.26%) QA
3 7 (4.61%) GPG13
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (14.47%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.97%) KVM
3 3 (1.97%) RHEV
3 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.50%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.97%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.32%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) Control-M
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 152 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (8.55%) JBoss
3 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.61%) SAP
5 6 (3.95%) HP
6 5 (3.29%) Sun
6 5 (3.29%) Sybase
6 5 (3.29%) Remedy
6 5 (3.29%) VMware
7 4 (2.63%) IBM
8 3 (1.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.97%) Citrix
9 2 (1.32%) Informatica
9 2 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.32%) Talend
10 1 (0.66%) StreamBase
10 1 (0.66%) Nintex
10 1 (0.66%) Twitter
10 1 (0.66%) Veritas
10 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
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