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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 80 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 73 64 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.45% 2.15% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.50% 9.98% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 48 42
Average daily rate £350 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.88 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +17.43%
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
584 641 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.56% 21.50% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 354 313
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +80.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £32.50 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 37 £363 -1.36% 3
Glasgow -6 16 £318 -26.16% 5
Renfrewshire - 3 £316 -
West Lothian - 3 £325 -
Stirling +12 2 - -
Aberdeen +5 1 - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 63 (49.22%) SQL
3 42 (32.81%) Unix
4 38 (29.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
6 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
7 28 (21.88%) Java
8 26 (20.31%) Finance
9 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (18.75%) Linux
10 24 (18.75%) RDBMS
10 24 (18.75%) Relational Database
11 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
12 21 (16.41%) Migration
13 16 (12.50%) Data Quality
14 15 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (11.72%) Citrix
14 15 (11.72%) VMware
14 15 (11.72%) Oracle RAC
14 15 (11.72%) Data Analysis
15 14 (10.94%) Java EE
15 14 (10.94%) Windows
15 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
15 14 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (10.94%) SDLC
16 13 (10.16%) ETL
16 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
16 13 (10.16%) Red Hat
16 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (8.59%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.03%) JBoss
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.69%) SAS
4 6 (4.69%) Skype for Business
5 5 (3.91%) Apache
6 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.34%) Confluence
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.78%) ArcIMS
9 1 (0.78%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.78%) Captiva
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.56%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) SAN
2 11 (8.59%) Firewall
3 8 (6.25%) Internet
4 7 (5.47%) DHCP
4 7 (5.47%) DNS
5 4 (3.13%) Skype
6 3 (2.34%) LDAP
7 2 (1.56%) LAN
7 2 (1.56%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.56%) SSH
7 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.78%) HTTP
8 1 (0.78%) NAS
8 1 (0.78%) PABX
8 1 (0.78%) PBX
8 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 29 (22.66%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 24 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 14 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (8.59%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
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%) Informix
9 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (3.91%) MySQL
10 5 (3.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (3.91%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.25%) JUnit
3 6 (4.69%) JIRA
3 6 (4.69%) Subversion
4 5 (3.91%) Cobertura
4 5 (3.91%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.91%) ERwin
4 5 (3.91%) JBehave
4 5 (3.91%) Maven
5 4 (3.13%) NetBeans
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.34%) Mockito
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%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.78%) Selenium
8 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 26 (20.31%) Finance
2 12 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (3.13%) Back Office
4 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) DBA
2 24 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (17.19%) Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Architect
5 15 (11.72%) Consultant
6 12 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Data Analyst
8 9 (7.03%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (7.03%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.47%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.69%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Database Developer
11 5 (3.91%) Oracle Specialist
11 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) Java EE
2 12 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 11 (8.59%) Spring
3 11 (8.59%) Web Services
4 10 (7.81%) JPA
5 9 (7.03%) SOAP
6 8 (6.25%) .NET
7 7 (5.47%) JSON
7 7 (5.47%) JSP
8 6 (4.69%) JDBC
9 5 (3.91%) CSS
10 4 (3.13%) JSF
10 4 (3.13%) REST
10 4 (3.13%) Spring MVC
10 4 (3.13%) XML
11 3 (2.34%) JSTL
11 3 (2.34%) LAMP
11 3 (2.34%) PrimeFaces
11 3 (2.34%) Servlets
11 3 (2.34%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.13%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.78%) IBM XIV
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (32.81%) Unix
2 24 (18.75%) Linux
3 14 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (10.94%) Windows
4 12 (9.38%) Solaris
5 10 (7.81%) AIX
6 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.41%) Migration
3 15 (11.72%) Data Analysis
4 14 (10.94%) Data Modelling
4 14 (10.94%) SDLC
5 13 (10.16%) ETL
5 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (9.38%) Data Migration
7 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.81%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.03%) TOGAF
10 8 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.25%) ITIL
11 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.47%) Scrum
11 7 (5.47%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.69%) Defect Management
12 6 (4.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.22%) SQL
2 28 (21.88%) Java
3 22 (17.19%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.25%) VB
5 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.56%) C#
6 2 (1.56%) Korn
6 2 (1.56%) Perl
6 2 (1.56%) VB6
7 1 (0.78%) AspectJ
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.91%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) OCP
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.34%) QA
4 2 (1.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (11.72%) Oracle RAC
1 15 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.25%) vSphere
3 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.13%) XenApp
4 4 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.78%) HDFS
6 1 (0.78%) KVM
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.78%) RHEV
6 1 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (8.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (7.03%) Data Guard
4 5 (3.91%) BladeLogic
5 3 (2.34%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.56%) SCCM
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.78%) Puppet
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 128 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (25.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.72%) Citrix
3 15 (11.72%) VMware
4 13 (10.16%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.59%) Cisco
5 11 (8.59%) EMC
6 10 (7.81%) IBM
7 8 (6.25%) CA
7 8 (6.25%) HP
8 6 (4.69%) Informatica
9 5 (3.91%) Sun
10 4 (3.13%) Teradata
11 3 (2.34%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (1.56%) Talend
13 1 (0.78%) Avaya
13 1 (0.78%) Cognos
13 1 (0.78%) NetApp
13 1 (0.78%) SAP
13 1 (0.78%) Veritas
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