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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 84 91 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 62 41 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.14% 1.41% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.54% 6.67% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 35
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-20.87% +21.36%
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
588 615 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.26% 21.11% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 327 300
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £29.80 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +12 30 £350 -6.66% 1
Glasgow +3 15 £325 -11.86%
Renfrewshire - 4 £317 -
Aberdeen +7 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £325 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (56.25%) SQL
3 43 (33.59%) Unix
4 36 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (27.34%) Finance
5 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
6 30 (23.44%) Java
7 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
8 24 (18.75%) RDBMS
8 24 (18.75%) Linux
8 24 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
9 22 (17.19%) Migration
9 22 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (14.84%) Data Quality
11 16 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 16 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 15 (11.72%) SDLC
12 15 (11.72%) ETL
12 15 (11.72%) ITIL
12 15 (11.72%) Java EE
13 14 (10.94%) Data Analysis
13 14 (10.94%) VMware
13 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
13 14 (10.94%) Citrix
13 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (10.94%) Data Migration
14 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (10.16%) Windows
14 13 (10.16%) Hibernate

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.59%) JBoss
1 11 (8.59%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.69%) SAS
3 5 (3.91%) Apache
3 5 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.91%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.34%) Confluence
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.78%) Captiva
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.34%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.56%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) Firewall
1 10 (7.81%) SAN
2 6 (4.69%) DHCP
2 6 (4.69%) DNS
3 4 (3.13%) Internet
3 4 (3.13%) Skype
4 2 (1.56%) LAN
4 2 (1.56%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.56%) SSH
4 2 (1.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) LDAP
5 1 (0.78%) PABX
5 1 (0.78%) PBX
5 1 (0.78%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 24 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 13 (10.16%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.59%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (6.25%) PowerCenter
8 7 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.69%) HDInsight
9 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (3.91%) Informix
10 5 (3.91%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (3.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (3.91%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.25%) ERwin
2 8 (6.25%) JUnit
3 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.69%) JIRA
3 6 (4.69%) Maven
3 6 (4.69%) Toad
4 5 (3.91%) Cobertura
4 5 (3.91%) JBehave
4 5 (3.91%) Subversion
5 4 (3.13%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.34%) Mockito
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.56%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.56%) PVCS
7 2 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.78%) Ant
8 1 (0.78%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 35 (27.34%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Back Office
4 3 (2.34%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (26.56%) Developer
2 26 (20.31%) Analyst
3 21 (16.41%) DBA
3 21 (16.41%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (14.06%) Consultant
5 17 (13.28%) Architect
6 13 (10.16%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (7.03%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Data Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (5.47%) Technical Architect
11 6 (4.69%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Data Business Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
12 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.72%) Java EE
2 13 (10.16%) Hibernate
3 12 (9.38%) Spring
3 12 (9.38%) Web Services
4 11 (8.59%) JPA
5 9 (7.03%) SOAP
6 8 (6.25%) XML
7 7 (5.47%) .NET
7 7 (5.47%) JDBC
7 7 (5.47%) JSP
8 6 (4.69%) Middleware
9 5 (3.91%) JSON
10 4 (3.13%) CSS
10 4 (3.13%) JMS
10 4 (3.13%) JSF
10 4 (3.13%) REST
10 4 (3.13%) Spring MVC
10 4 (3.13%) XSLT
11 3 (2.34%) STL
11 3 (2.34%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.34%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.78%) Clustering
4 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.59%) Unix
2 24 (18.75%) Linux
3 13 (10.16%) Windows
4 11 (8.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.59%) Solaris
5 10 (7.81%) AIX
6 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.78%) HPUX
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (17.19%) Migration
2 16 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 15 (11.72%) ETL
3 15 (11.72%) ITIL
3 15 (11.72%) SDLC
4 14 (10.94%) Data Analysis
4 14 (10.94%) Data Migration
5 12 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (8.59%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
7 9 (7.03%) TOGAF
8 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.25%) ETL Development
8 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.69%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.69%) Defect Management
9 6 (4.69%) Scrum
9 6 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (56.25%) SQL
2 30 (23.44%) Java
3 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.25%) VB
5 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.56%) AspectJ
7 2 (1.56%) Korn
7 2 (1.56%) VB6
8 1 (0.78%) C#
8 1 (0.78%) C++
8 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) Degree
3 6 (4.69%) OCP
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.91%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.84%) Data Quality
2 10 (7.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.81%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (6.25%) vSphere
4 5 (3.91%) Active Directory
5 4 (3.13%) XenApp
5 4 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.78%) KVM
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.78%) RHEV
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (4.69%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.91%) BladeLogic
5 3 (2.34%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.94%) Citrix
3 14 (10.94%) VMware
4 12 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.59%) CA
6 10 (7.81%) Cisco
7 9 (7.03%) EMC
7 9 (7.03%) IBM
7 9 (7.03%) Informatica
8 8 (6.25%) HP
9 7 (5.47%) Teradata
10 4 (3.13%) Sun
11 3 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (1.56%) Talend
13 1 (0.78%) Avaya
13 1 (0.78%) Cognos
13 1 (0.78%) Mitel
13 1 (0.78%) SAP