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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 48 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 58 68 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.33% 2.64% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.76% 12.12% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 34
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £215 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -17.63%

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
346 561 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.89% 21.74% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 309 339
Median daily rate £375 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -65.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 30 £350 - 6
Glasgow +9 20 £350 +55.55% 2
West Lothian +3 9 - -
Stirling +2 1 £425 -2.29%
Aberdeen -8 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £390 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (64.29%) SQL
3 53 (47.32%) Java
4 46 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (30.36%) PL/SQL
5 34 (30.36%) Unix
6 32 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 28 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 26 (23.21%) Web Services
8 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
9 25 (22.32%) Scrum
10 22 (19.64%) TDD
11 21 (18.75%) SOA
11 21 (18.75%) RDBMS
11 21 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 20 (17.86%) XML
12 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (16.07%) Java EE
13 18 (16.07%) HTML
14 17 (15.18%) JBoss
14 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
14 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (14.29%) Change Control
15 16 (14.29%) Data Modelling
16 15 (13.39%) CRM
17 14 (12.50%) SOAP
17 14 (12.50%) Middleware
17 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
17 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (11.61%) Linux

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 21 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (15.18%) JBoss
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.79%) CMS
4 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (1.79%) SAS
4 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.89%) DMZ
2 1 (0.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.89%) LAN
2 1 (0.89%) SAN
2 1 (0.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 28 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (23.21%) Relational Database
4 21 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 9 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.68%) MS Access
9 3 (2.68%) MySQL
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.79%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.79%) TKPROF
11 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.93%) Eclipse
3 9 (8.04%) Maven
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.46%) DbUnit
6 5 (4.46%) JUnit
6 5 (4.46%) Mockito
6 5 (4.46%) Selenium
6 5 (4.46%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.46%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.57%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.68%) JIRA
8 3 (2.68%) Subversion
9 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.79%) Toad
10 1 (0.89%) ERwin
10 1 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.82%) Finance
1 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.14%) Billing
3 3 (2.68%) Law
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (43.75%) Developer
2 23 (20.54%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.07%) DBA
4 16 (14.29%) Analyst
4 16 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (12.50%) Designer
6 12 (10.71%) Database Designer
7 10 (8.93%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Administrator
9 5 (4.46%) Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Angular Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Oracle Consultant
11 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (23.21%) Web Services
2 20 (17.86%) XML
3 18 (16.07%) HTML
3 18 (16.07%) Java EE
4 14 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 14 (12.50%) Middleware
4 14 (12.50%) SOAP
5 12 (10.71%) JMS
5 12 (10.71%) XSLT
6 11 (9.82%) Hibernate
7 10 (8.93%) CSS
7 10 (8.93%) Spring
8 9 (8.04%) Drools
8 9 (8.04%) jBPM
8 9 (8.04%) JPA
9 8 (7.14%) .NET
9 8 (7.14%) Angular 2
9 8 (7.14%) REST
9 8 (7.14%) Spring Integration
9 8 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) Replication
3 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.79%) Fintech
4 2 (1.79%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.89%) HACMP
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Unix
2 13 (11.61%) Linux
3 12 (10.71%) Windows
4 8 (7.14%) AIX
5 4 (3.57%) Solaris
5 4 (3.57%) Tru64
6 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.32%) Scrum
3 22 (19.64%) TDD
4 21 (18.75%) SOA
5 20 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.18%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (15.18%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.29%) Change Control
7 16 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 15 (13.39%) CRM
9 10 (8.93%) SDLC
10 9 (8.04%) Data Analysis
10 9 (8.04%) ETL
10 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
11 8 (7.14%) Coaching
11 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.14%) Microservices
11 8 (7.14%) MVC
11 8 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (64.29%) SQL
2 53 (47.32%) Java
3 34 (30.36%) PL/SQL
4 8 (7.14%) C#
5 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.46%) Python
5 5 (4.46%) VB
6 3 (2.68%) C
7 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.79%) Groovy
7 2 (1.79%) Jython
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.89%) RACF
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.79%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.89%) Ansible
4 1 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.89%) logstash
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.89%) Puppet
4 1 (0.89%) Simpana
4 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 112 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.57%) Compuware
3 4 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Adobe
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco
4 2 (1.79%) EMC
4 2 (1.79%) IBM
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.79%) SAP
4 2 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) BEA
5 1 (0.89%) Citrix
5 1 (0.89%) CommVault
5 1 (0.89%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.89%) Informatica
5 1 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.89%) Pega
5 1 (0.89%) Sun
5 1 (0.89%) Veritas