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 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 57 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 71 86 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.53% 3.42% 2.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.34% 14.85% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 43 30
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£375 £338 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.00%
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
626 579 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.35% 22.99% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 273 247
Average daily rate £375 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £180.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
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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
Glasgow -6 20 £350 +8.94% 3
Edinburgh -25 18 £400 -8.57% 4
Stirling +8 15 - -
Aberdeen -1 4 £375 +15.38% 2
West Lothian +4 1 £405 +19.11%
Highlands - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 76 (51.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 75 (50.68%) SQL
4 54 (36.49%) PL/SQL
5 43 (29.05%) Java
6 33 (22.30%) Oracle Database 10g
7 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (20.27%) SOA
9 28 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 23 (15.54%) UNIX
10 23 (15.54%) Finance
11 21 (14.19%) Spring
11 21 (14.19%) HTML
12 20 (13.51%) Web Services
12 20 (13.51%) Relational Database
13 18 (12.16%) JBoss
14 17 (11.49%) JavaScript
14 17 (11.49%) Middleware
14 17 (11.49%) RDBMS
14 17 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
15 16 (10.81%) Data Guard
15 16 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (10.81%) CSS
15 16 (10.81%) Data Modelling
15 16 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
16 15 (10.14%) Maven
16 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (10.14%) ETL
16 15 (10.14%) Linux
16 15 (10.14%) Windows

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 18 (12.16%) JBoss
2 14 (9.46%) WebLogic
3 8 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (4.05%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.38%) Confluence
5 5 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.70%) Apache
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.35%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.68%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Office
2 3 (2.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) Firewall
2 10 (6.76%) Internet
3 9 (6.08%) SAN
4 8 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (2.70%) Network Security
5 4 (2.70%) DNS
5 4 (2.70%) DHCP
6 3 (2.03%) LAN
6 3 (2.03%) WAN
6 3 (2.03%) VPN
7 2 (1.35%) HTTP
8 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (51.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 33 (22.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 28 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 20 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 17 (11.49%) RDBMS
6 14 (9.46%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (8.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 11 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (4.05%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 6 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (3.38%) MySQL
11 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.70%) TKPROF
12 4 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (1.35%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Maven
2 12 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (6.08%) Selenium
4 8 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.73%) Subversion
6 5 (3.38%) JIRA
6 5 (3.38%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.38%) NetBeans
6 5 (3.38%) PVCS
6 5 (3.38%) JUnit
7 4 (2.70%) Toad
8 2 (1.35%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.68%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 23 (15.54%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Banking
3 2 (1.35%) Front Office
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.68%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (39.86%) Developer
2 29 (19.59%) DBA
3 22 (14.86%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (14.86%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (14.19%) Java Developer
5 17 (11.49%) Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.78%) Designer
8 11 (7.43%) Consultant
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Technical Leader
10 8 (5.41%) Administrator
10 8 (5.41%) CLAS Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Programmer
12 5 (3.38%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.38%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.38%) SQL Developer
12 5 (3.38%) Data Modeller
13 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL Developer
13 4 (2.70%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.19%) HTML
1 21 (14.19%) Spring
2 20 (13.51%) Web Services
3 17 (11.49%) Middleware
4 16 (10.81%) CSS
5 15 (10.14%) .NET
6 12 (8.11%) JSP
6 12 (8.11%) JSF
7 10 (6.76%) Servlets
8 9 (6.08%) XML
8 9 (6.08%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.05%) Java EE
9 6 (4.05%) J2EE
9 6 (4.05%) jQuery
9 6 (4.05%) Spring Integration
10 5 (3.38%) REST
10 5 (3.38%) SOAP
10 5 (3.38%) Spring MVC
11 4 (2.70%) Java SE
11 4 (2.70%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.05%) CESG
1 6 (4.05%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.38%) Open Source
3 4 (2.70%) Replication
3 4 (2.70%) Clustering
3 4 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.70%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.35%) DataPower
4 2 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.35%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.68%) Linked Data
5 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.54%) UNIX
2 15 (10.14%) Windows
2 15 (10.14%) Linux
3 14 (9.46%) Solaris
4 11 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.76%) AIX
6 5 (3.38%) HPUX
6 5 (3.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.27%) SOA
3 17 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 16 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.14%) ETL
5 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (8.78%) TDD
7 12 (8.11%) Migration
7 12 (8.11%) UML
8 10 (6.76%) Workflow
8 10 (6.76%) Scrum
9 9 (6.08%) ITIL
9 9 (6.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.41%) Data Migration
10 8 (5.41%) MVC
11 7 (4.73%) Information Assurance
11 7 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.73%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (50.68%) SQL
2 54 (36.49%) PL/SQL
3 43 (29.05%) Java
4 17 (11.49%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.08%) C#
6 6 (4.05%) VB
6 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.03%) Jython
7 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.03%) Perl
8 2 (1.35%) C++
8 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.35%) VBA
8 2 (1.35%) XPath
8 2 (1.35%) Groovy
8 2 (1.35%) R
9 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.68%) VB6
9 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) GPG13
2 5 (3.38%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (6.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.70%) KVM
4 4 (2.70%) RHEV
5 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.03%) SCOM
3 2 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (5.41%) VMware
3 6 (4.05%) IBM
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.38%) HP
4 5 (3.38%) Veritas
4 5 (3.38%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (1.35%) Informatica
6 2 (1.35%) Sybase
6 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.35%) SAP
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco
6 2 (1.35%) Remedy
6 2 (1.35%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.35%) Google
6 2 (1.35%) Twitter
6 2 (1.35%) Kony
7 1 (0.68%) Nintex
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
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