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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 58 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 80 64 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.94% 2.71% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.39% 11.81% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 32
Average daily rate £325 £319 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +16.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £288 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £371
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+15.35% -4.41%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
556 542 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.41% 22.98% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 283 282
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £50.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £12.83 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.15 £70.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 35 £325 +4.83% 5
Edinburgh -24 25 £350 +7.69% 5
Aberdeen +13 8 £338 -3.57%
Stirling +8 5 £395 -1.37% 3
West Lothian -1 2 £301 -
Dundee - 2 £300 - 1
Fife - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Oracle
2 79 (45.40%) SQL
3 78 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 54 (31.03%) Java
5 53 (30.46%) Relational Database
6 49 (28.16%) PL/SQL
7 48 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 48 (27.59%) Finance
8 41 (23.56%) RDBMS
9 40 (22.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 34 (19.54%) XML
11 33 (18.97%) HTML
12 32 (18.39%) ETL
12 32 (18.39%) Windows
12 32 (18.39%) Migration
13 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
14 26 (14.94%) Performance Tuning
15 25 (14.37%) J2EE
16 24 (13.79%) JavaScript
16 24 (13.79%) Linux
16 24 (13.79%) UNIX
17 23 (13.22%) JSP
17 23 (13.22%) JSF
18 22 (12.64%) Servlets
18 22 (12.64%) Spring
19 21 (12.07%) Oracle9i Database
19 21 (12.07%) Hibernate
20 19 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
20 19 (10.92%) Data Migration
21 18 (10.34%) JSTL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (2.87%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.15%) Confluence
4 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 17 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.75%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (4.60%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (2.87%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.15%) SAP PM
6 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) Movex
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) Firewall
2 3 (1.72%) HTTP
2 3 (1.72%) VPN
2 3 (1.72%) DNS
3 2 (1.15%) SAN
3 2 (1.15%) LDAP
3 2 (1.15%) LAN
3 2 (1.15%) WAN
3 2 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 53 (30.46%) Relational Database
3 48 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 41 (23.56%) RDBMS
5 40 (22.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (12.07%) Oracle9i Database
7 19 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (8.05%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (5.75%) Oracle OWB
11 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (5.17%) MySQL
12 7 (4.02%) Star Schema
13 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (1.15%) MarkLogic
14 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
14 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.34%) Maven
2 16 (9.20%) Eclipse
3 15 (8.62%) Subversion
4 10 (5.75%) Ant
5 7 (4.02%) JUnit
6 6 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.87%) JIRA
7 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.30%) Gradle
8 4 (2.30%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (2.30%) RSpec
8 4 (2.30%) JBehave
8 4 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.30%) JDeveloper
8 4 (2.30%) PowerDesigner
8 4 (2.30%) WATIR
8 4 (2.30%) Selenium
9 3 (1.72%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.72%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (27.59%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.30%) Legal
4 3 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.72%) Local Government
5 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (42.53%) Developer
2 39 (22.41%) DBA
3 34 (19.54%) Oracle DBA
4 33 (18.97%) Analyst
5 25 (14.37%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.77%) Consultant
7 16 (9.20%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (6.32%) Programmer
8 11 (6.32%) Architect
8 11 (6.32%) Oracle Consultant
9 9 (5.17%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Analyst Programmer
9 9 (5.17%) Data Migration Analyst
9 9 (5.17%) Java Programmer
10 8 (4.60%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 7 (4.02%) Designer
11 7 (4.02%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.02%) Applications Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Administrator
13 5 (2.87%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.54%) XML
2 33 (18.97%) HTML
3 25 (14.37%) J2EE
4 23 (13.22%) JSP
4 23 (13.22%) JSF
5 22 (12.64%) Spring
5 22 (12.64%) Servlets
6 21 (12.07%) Hibernate
7 18 (10.34%) JSTL
8 17 (9.77%) .NET
9 13 (7.47%) Struts
9 13 (7.47%) EJB
10 11 (6.32%) Web Services
11 9 (5.17%) Tapestry
12 7 (4.02%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.02%) HTML5
13 6 (3.45%) JSON
14 5 (2.87%) CSS
15 4 (2.30%) EDI
15 4 (2.30%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.02%) Replication
2 4 (2.30%) Open Source
3 3 (1.72%) Clustering
3 3 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.15%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.57%) Photography
5 1 (0.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.39%) Windows
2 24 (13.79%) UNIX
2 24 (13.79%) Linux
3 14 (8.05%) Solaris
4 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.02%) AIX
7 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.39%) ETL
1 32 (18.39%) Migration
2 26 (14.94%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (10.92%) Data Migration
4 17 (9.77%) ITIL
5 16 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.05%) MVC
7 13 (7.47%) SOA
8 12 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 12 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
9 11 (6.32%) Change Management
9 11 (6.32%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.32%) Data Management
10 9 (5.17%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.17%) Investment Management
10 9 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.60%) Data Architecture
11 8 (4.60%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.60%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (4.60%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 79 (45.40%) SQL
2 54 (31.03%) Java
3 49 (28.16%) PL/SQL
4 24 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.60%) C#
7 7 (4.02%) VB
8 6 (3.45%) Groovy
8 6 (3.45%) C++
9 5 (2.87%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.87%) Python
10 4 (2.30%) C
10 4 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.15%) Perl
11 2 (1.15%) XQuery
11 2 (1.15%) VBA
12 1 (0.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (8.05%) Sun Certification
1 14 (8.05%) OCPJP
2 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.87%) Degree
3 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) OCP
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
2 8 (4.60%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.47%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.15%) KVM
4 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.47%) Data Guard
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (5.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (4.02%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.87%) Puppet
5 4 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.15%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.57%) Control-M
Vendors
1 174 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (16.09%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.05%) Sun
4 11 (6.32%) Sybase
5 9 (5.17%) SAP
5 9 (5.17%) IBM
6 7 (4.02%) VMware
6 7 (4.02%) HP
7 5 (2.87%) Mercator
8 4 (2.30%) Cisco
9 3 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.72%) Veritas
9 3 (1.72%) Remedy
9 3 (1.72%) JBoss
9 3 (1.72%) Talend
10 2 (1.15%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.15%) EMC
10 2 (1.15%) Citrix
10 2 (1.15%) Informatica
10 2 (1.15%) Pega
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Scotland
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago