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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 61 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 68 62 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.45% 2.51% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.81% 12.30% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 35
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£388 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £505 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
629 504 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.63% 20.40% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 218 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +75.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -10 22 £338 +1.88% 6
Edinburgh -8 19 £460 +8.23% 1
Stirling -5 9 - -
Aberdeen +7 5 £328 +7.14%
West Lothian +3 3 £403 +27.85%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 86 (57.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 72 (48.00%) SQL
4 52 (34.67%) Java
5 45 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 39 (26.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 35 (23.33%) SOA
7 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (22.67%) SQL Server
9 29 (19.33%) UNIX
10 28 (18.67%) Relational Database
11 26 (17.33%) Finance
12 25 (16.67%) Web Services
13 23 (15.33%) Migration
14 22 (14.67%) Windows
14 22 (14.67%) RDBMS
14 22 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (14.00%) HTML
15 21 (14.00%) Spring
16 20 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
17 19 (12.67%) JavaScript
17 19 (12.67%) Linux
17 19 (12.67%) Data Guard
18 18 (12.00%) Maven
19 16 (10.67%) CSS
19 16 (10.67%) Data Modelling
20 15 (10.00%) JSP
20 15 (10.00%) JBoss
21 14 (9.33%) XML
21 14 (9.33%) ETL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (4.00%) Confluence
4 6 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.00%) Apache
7 3 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.33%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.33%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.33%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.67%) IIS
9 1 (0.67%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (5.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.67%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.00%) SAP PM
3 3 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.67%) Movex
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Firewall
2 10 (6.67%) Internet
3 8 (5.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.67%) Network Security
5 3 (2.00%) SAN
6 2 (1.33%) DNS
6 2 (1.33%) DHCP
6 2 (1.33%) HTTP
6 2 (1.33%) VPN
6 2 (1.33%) LAN
6 2 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (57.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 39 (26.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 34 (22.67%) SQL Server
4 28 (18.67%) Relational Database
5 22 (14.67%) RDBMS
6 13 (8.67%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (8.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.00%) MySQL
9 6 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
10 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.67%) TKPROF
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Maven
2 11 (7.33%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (6.67%) Subversion
4 9 (6.00%) Selenium
5 8 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.67%) JIRA
6 7 (4.67%) JUnit
7 6 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.00%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.00%) Toad
10 3 (2.00%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.33%) PowerDesigner
11 2 (1.33%) PVCS
11 2 (1.33%) Ant
12 1 (0.67%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.67%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.67%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Banking
3 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.67%) Front Office
5 1 (0.67%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (38.00%) Developer
2 31 (20.67%) DBA
3 26 (17.33%) Oracle DBA
4 22 (14.67%) Oracle Developer
4 22 (14.67%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.67%) Analyst
5 15 (10.00%) Consultant
6 13 (8.67%) Designer
7 11 (7.33%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.33%) CLAS Consultant
10 7 (4.67%) Programmer
11 6 (4.00%) Architect
11 6 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (4.00%) ETL Developer
11 6 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Data Modeller
13 4 (2.67%) Oracle Architect
13 4 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Architect
13 4 (2.67%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.67%) Web Services
2 21 (14.00%) HTML
2 21 (14.00%) Spring
3 16 (10.67%) CSS
4 15 (10.00%) JSP
5 14 (9.33%) XML
5 14 (9.33%) JSF
6 13 (8.67%) .NET
7 12 (8.00%) Servlets
8 11 (7.33%) Middleware
9 9 (6.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (6.00%) J2EE
10 8 (5.33%) jQuery
11 6 (4.00%) REST
11 6 (4.00%) SOAP
11 6 (4.00%) Java EE
12 4 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (2.67%) HTML5
12 4 (2.67%) Spring Integration
12 4 (2.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) CESG
2 6 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.33%) Replication
3 5 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.00%) Clustering
4 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.00%) Open Source
5 2 (1.33%) DataPower
5 2 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.33%) User Experience
5 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.67%) GIS
6 1 (0.67%) Statistics
6 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.33%) UNIX
2 22 (14.67%) Windows
3 19 (12.67%) Linux
4 12 (8.00%) Solaris
5 8 (5.33%) AIX
6 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.00%) HPUX
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.33%) SOA
1 35 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (15.33%) Migration
3 22 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (10.67%) Data Modelling
5 14 (9.33%) ETL
6 12 (8.00%) UML
6 12 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (7.33%) Scrum
7 11 (7.33%) TDD
7 11 (7.33%) OO
7 11 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.00%) Workflow
9 9 (6.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (6.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.33%) Performance Testing
10 8 (5.33%) Data Migration
10 8 (5.33%) ITIL
10 8 (5.33%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 72 (48.00%) SQL
2 52 (34.67%) Java
3 45 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 19 (12.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 6 (4.00%) C#
7 5 (3.33%) Groovy
8 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.67%) VB
9 3 (2.00%) Jython
9 3 (2.00%) Python
9 3 (2.00%) C++
9 3 (2.00%) Perl
9 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.33%) R
10 2 (1.33%) VBA
10 2 (1.33%) XPath
11 1 (0.67%) VB6
11 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.33%) Degree
3 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) GPG13
2 5 (3.33%) QA
3 3 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) RHEV
3 2 (1.33%) KVM
3 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.33%) SCOM
3 2 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.67%) Control-M
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.00%) JBoss
3 6 (4.00%) IBM
3 6 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.33%) Sybase
4 5 (3.33%) SAP
4 5 (3.33%) HP
4 5 (3.33%) Remedy
5 4 (2.67%) VMware
6 2 (1.33%) Twitter
6 2 (1.33%) Kony
6 2 (1.33%) Veritas
6 2 (1.33%) Informatica
6 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.33%) Citrix
6 2 (1.33%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.33%) Yahoo!
6 2 (1.33%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) Cognos
7 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
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