The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 64 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 69 69 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.50% 2.74% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.78% 13.14% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 35
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£400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.30 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+27.62% +5.71%
Oracle Database
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
640 525 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.18% 20.87% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 227 232
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 31
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.81% +115.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.50 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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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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
Glasgow -13 21 £350 +7.69% 8
Edinburgh -9 18 £443 -4.32% 2
Stirling - 13 - -
Aberdeen +2 4 £352 +8.17%
West Lothian +3 3 £403 +18.45%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (57.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 73 (49.32%) SQL
4 54 (36.49%) Java
5 47 (31.76%) PL/SQL
6 40 (27.03%) Oracle Database 10g
7 34 (22.97%) SOA
8 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (18.24%) UNIX
10 25 (16.89%) Web Services
10 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
11 24 (16.22%) Spring
11 24 (16.22%) Relational Database
12 23 (15.54%) Finance
13 21 (14.19%) Migration
13 21 (14.19%) RDBMS
14 20 (13.51%) HTML
14 20 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
14 20 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (12.84%) Data Guard
15 19 (12.84%) Linux
16 18 (12.16%) Windows
16 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
16 18 (12.16%) Maven
17 16 (10.81%) CSS
17 16 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
17 16 (10.81%) Data Modelling
18 15 (10.14%) JBoss
18 15 (10.14%) JSP
19 14 (9.46%) UML

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (8.11%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.73%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (4.05%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.05%) Confluence
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.03%) Apache
5 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (6.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.03%) SAP PM
4 3 (2.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.68%) Movex
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) Firewall
2 10 (6.76%) Internet
3 8 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (2.70%) Network Security
5 3 (2.03%) SAN
6 2 (1.35%) LAN
6 2 (1.35%) WAN
6 2 (1.35%) DHCP
6 2 (1.35%) HTTP
6 2 (1.35%) VPN
6 2 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (57.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 40 (27.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
4 24 (16.22%) Relational Database
5 21 (14.19%) RDBMS
6 16 (10.81%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (9.46%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (4.05%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 5 (3.38%) MySQL
11 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.70%) TKPROF
12 4 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.35%) Oracle OWB
14 2 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Maven
2 12 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (6.76%) Subversion
4 9 (6.08%) Selenium
5 8 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.73%) JIRA
6 7 (4.73%) JUnit
7 6 (4.05%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.05%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.03%) Toad
11 2 (1.35%) PVCS
11 2 (1.35%) Ant
11 2 (1.35%) PowerDesigner
12 1 (0.68%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.68%) Rational Application Developer
12 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.68%) JDeveloper
General
1 23 (15.54%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (1.35%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) International Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (38.51%) Developer
2 31 (20.95%) DBA
3 27 (18.24%) Oracle DBA
4 25 (16.89%) Java Developer
5 23 (15.54%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (10.81%) Analyst
7 15 (10.14%) Consultant
8 14 (9.46%) Designer
9 11 (7.43%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Technical Leader
11 8 (5.41%) CLAS Consultant
12 7 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.73%) Programmer
13 6 (4.05%) Architect
14 5 (3.38%) Data Modeller
15 4 (2.70%) SQL Developer
15 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL Developer
15 4 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
15 4 (2.70%) SOA Architect
15 4 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) Web Services
2 24 (16.22%) Spring
3 20 (13.51%) HTML
4 16 (10.81%) CSS
5 15 (10.14%) JSP
6 14 (9.46%) JSF
7 12 (8.11%) Servlets
7 12 (8.11%) XML
8 11 (7.43%) .NET
8 11 (7.43%) Middleware
8 11 (7.43%) Hibernate
9 10 (6.76%) J2EE
10 8 (5.41%) jQuery
11 6 (4.05%) REST
11 6 (4.05%) Spring Integration
11 6 (4.05%) SOAP
11 6 (4.05%) Java EE
12 5 (3.38%) Spring MVC
13 4 (2.70%) Java SE
13 4 (2.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.05%) CESG
2 6 (4.05%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.38%) Replication
4 3 (2.03%) Clustering
4 3 (2.03%) Open Source
4 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) User Experience
5 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.35%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (0.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) UNIX
2 19 (12.84%) Linux
3 18 (12.16%) Windows
4 13 (8.78%) Solaris
5 8 (5.41%) AIX
6 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.03%) HPUX
7 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.97%) SOA
2 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.19%) Migration
4 20 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (10.81%) Data Modelling
6 14 (9.46%) UML
7 13 (8.78%) TDD
8 12 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (8.11%) ETL
9 11 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.43%) OO
9 11 (7.43%) Scrum
10 10 (6.76%) Workflow
11 9 (6.08%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.41%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (5.41%) MVC
12 8 (5.41%) BPEL
12 8 (5.41%) ITIL
13 7 (4.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 73 (49.32%) SQL
2 54 (36.49%) Java
3 47 (31.76%) PL/SQL
4 18 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.73%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.38%) Groovy
7 4 (2.70%) C#
7 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.70%) VB
8 3 (2.03%) Perl
8 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.03%) Jython
8 3 (2.03%) Python
9 2 (1.35%) XPath
9 2 (1.35%) C++
9 2 (1.35%) VBA
9 2 (1.35%) R
10 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.68%) XQuery
10 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.38%) Degree
3 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.68%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) GPG13
2 5 (3.38%) QA
3 3 (2.03%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.35%) KVM
3 2 (1.35%) RHEV
4 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.84%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.35%) SCOM
3 2 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.14%) JBoss
3 6 (4.05%) IBM
4 5 (3.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.38%) HP
4 5 (3.38%) SAP
5 4 (2.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.35%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.35%) Google
6 2 (1.35%) Twitter
6 2 (1.35%) Citrix
6 2 (1.35%) Informatica
6 2 (1.35%) Veritas
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) Sybase
6 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.35%) Remedy
6 2 (1.35%) Kony
7 1 (0.68%) Nintex
7 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
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