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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 57 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 74 100 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.32% 3.13% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.65% 17.24% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 38
Median daily rate £335 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.36
% change year-on-year
- +16.40%
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
505 580 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.66% 18.17% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 317 371
Median daily rate £350 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £10.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £32.43 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +11 37 £335 -5.96%
Glasgow -16 16 £363 +3.57% 5
West Lothian +14 9 £325 -3.70%
Stirling - 8 £475 - 1
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Clackmannanshire - 1 £350 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (60.28%) SQL
3 49 (34.75%) Unix
4 48 (34.04%) Java
5 47 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (27.66%) XML
7 36 (25.53%) Relational Database
8 33 (23.40%) PL/SQL
8 33 (23.40%) RDBMS
8 33 (23.40%) Finance
8 33 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 30 (21.28%) JBoss
9 30 (21.28%) Java EE
9 30 (21.28%) Scrum
10 29 (20.57%) SOA
10 29 (20.57%) Web Services
11 28 (19.86%) SOAP
11 28 (19.86%) JMS
12 27 (19.15%) XSLT
12 27 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (18.44%) Data Modelling
14 25 (17.73%) Red Hat
15 21 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (14.18%) ETL
16 20 (14.18%) Linux
17 19 (13.48%) HP
17 19 (13.48%) Security Cleared
18 18 (12.77%) SDLC
18 18 (12.77%) EMC
18 18 (12.77%) SQL Server

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 30 (21.28%) JBoss
2 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.84%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.42%) PowerExchange
4 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.71%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.42%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) SAN
2 9 (6.38%) Firewall
3 4 (2.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) CTI
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) VoIP
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 33 (23.40%) Oracle Database 11g
2 33 (23.40%) RDBMS
3 21 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
5 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (7.09%) ObjectStore
8 9 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (5.67%) PowerCenter
10 7 (4.96%) DB2
10 7 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (4.26%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 6 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (3.55%) IBM PureData
12 5 (3.55%) MongoDB
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (2.84%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (11.35%) Eclipse
1 16 (11.35%) Maven
2 13 (9.22%) JIRA
2 13 (9.22%) Subversion
3 12 (8.51%) SoapUI
4 11 (7.80%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (6.38%) ERwin
5 9 (6.38%) Selenium
5 9 (6.38%) Toad
6 6 (4.26%) PVCS
7 3 (2.13%) JBehave
7 3 (2.13%) JUnit
8 2 (1.42%) Cobertura
8 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.71%) ProC
9 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (23.40%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Banking
3 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.26%) Billing
5 5 (3.55%) Back Office
6 2 (1.42%) Law
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (30.50%) Developer
2 31 (21.99%) Analyst
3 29 (20.57%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.06%) DBA
5 16 (11.35%) Consultant
5 16 (11.35%) Oracle DBA
6 12 (8.51%) Designer
6 12 (8.51%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.38%) Architect
7 9 (6.38%) Developer in Test
7 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.67%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.96%) Informatica Consultant
9 7 (4.96%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Infrastructure Designer
10 6 (4.26%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.66%) XML
2 30 (21.28%) Java EE
3 29 (20.57%) Web Services
4 28 (19.86%) JMS
4 28 (19.86%) SOAP
5 27 (19.15%) XSLT
6 17 (12.06%) Hibernate
6 17 (12.06%) JPA
7 16 (11.35%) XSD
8 15 (10.64%) Drools
8 15 (10.64%) jBPM
9 13 (9.22%) HTML
9 13 (9.22%) JSF
10 12 (8.51%) RichFaces
11 10 (7.09%) Middleware
12 8 (5.67%) .NET
12 8 (5.67%) XML Messaging
13 7 (4.96%) Spring Batch
14 6 (4.26%) Spring
15 5 (3.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.42%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.71%) IVR
4 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.75%) Unix
2 20 (14.18%) Linux
3 11 (7.80%) AIX
4 8 (5.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.26%) Solaris
6 2 (1.42%) Windows
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) HPUX
7 1 (0.71%) Tru64
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.28%) Scrum
3 29 (20.57%) SOA
4 27 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (18.44%) Data Modelling
6 20 (14.18%) ETL
7 18 (12.77%) SDLC
8 17 (12.06%) Defect Management
8 17 (12.06%) TDD
9 14 (9.93%) Functional Testing
9 14 (9.93%) Open Source
10 13 (9.22%) CRM
10 13 (9.22%) ITIL
10 13 (9.22%) Open Source Development
11 12 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.51%) Migration
11 12 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (7.80%) Kanban
12 11 (7.80%) User Stories
12 11 (7.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (60.28%) SQL
2 48 (34.04%) Java
3 33 (23.40%) PL/SQL
4 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
4 11 (7.80%) Python
5 10 (7.09%) C
6 4 (2.84%) VB
7 3 (2.13%) C#
7 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.42%) AspectJ
9 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (4.26%) OCP
5 4 (2.84%) ISEB
6 2 (1.42%) Degree
7 1 (0.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (0.71%) KVM
4 1 (0.71%) RACF
4 1 (0.71%) RHEV
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.42%) BladeLogic
3 2 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (17.73%) Red Hat
3 19 (13.48%) HP
4 18 (12.77%) EMC
5 15 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 14 (9.93%) IBM
7 12 (8.51%) MicroStrategy
7 12 (8.51%) VMware
8 11 (7.80%) Talend
9 9 (6.38%) Citrix
9 9 (6.38%) Informatica
10 8 (5.67%) CA
10 8 (5.67%) Cisco
10 8 (5.67%) Teradata
11 5 (3.55%) Netezza
12 2 (1.42%) Compuware
12 2 (1.42%) SAP
13 1 (0.71%) ESRI
13 1 (0.71%) Genesys
13 1 (0.71%) Perforce