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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 70 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 65 76 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.50% 2.39% 2.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.40% 12.04% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 39
Median daily rate £340 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £285 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £50.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +48.14%
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
625 631 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.08% 19.86% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 324 265
Median daily rate £350 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +203.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £65.00 £101.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 34 £323 -4.44% 2
Glasgow -9 22 £350 +5.66% 5
Stirling +6 6 £425 -
West Lothian +9 3 £308 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 £350 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 79 (56.03%) SQL
3 47 (33.33%) Unix
4 42 (29.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 36 (25.53%) Finance
6 35 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (24.82%) Java
7 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
7 32 (22.70%) Microsoft
7 32 (22.70%) Relational Database
8 31 (21.99%) RDBMS
9 29 (20.57%) PL/SQL
10 25 (17.73%) Data Modelling
11 24 (17.02%) ETL
11 24 (17.02%) Migration
12 23 (16.31%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (16.31%) Linux
13 21 (14.89%) XML
13 21 (14.89%) Data Quality
14 20 (14.18%) Red Hat
14 20 (14.18%) Banking
14 20 (14.18%) Java EE
15 19 (13.48%) Security Cleared
16 18 (12.77%) Web Services
16 18 (12.77%) JBoss
17 17 (12.06%) Oracle Reports
17 17 (12.06%) SOAP
18 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 10g
18 16 (11.35%) Data Analysis
18 16 (11.35%) Hibernate

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 18 (12.77%) JBoss
2 9 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.84%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.42%) PowerExchange
5 2 (1.42%) SAS
5 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) Captiva
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle BPM
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.71%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) SAN
2 9 (6.38%) Firewall
3 5 (3.55%) DHCP
3 5 (3.55%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) Skype
5 2 (1.42%) LAN
5 2 (1.42%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.42%) SSH
5 2 (1.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) CTI
6 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.71%) PABX
6 1 (0.71%) PBX
6 1 (0.71%) VoIP
6 1 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 32 (22.70%) Relational Database
2 32 (22.70%) SQL Server
3 31 (21.99%) RDBMS
4 23 (16.31%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (12.06%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (11.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (7.09%) PowerCenter
9 9 (6.38%) DB2
9 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
10 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (4.26%) ObjectStore
11 6 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (3.55%) IBM PureData
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Eclipse
2 10 (7.09%) ERwin
2 10 (7.09%) Maven
3 9 (6.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (5.67%) JIRA
4 8 (5.67%) Subversion
4 8 (5.67%) Toad
5 7 (4.96%) JUnit
6 6 (4.26%) JBehave
6 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.55%) Cobertura
7 5 (3.55%) Selenium
8 4 (2.84%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.84%) PVCS
9 3 (2.13%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.42%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.71%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Banking
3 5 (3.55%) Back Office
4 3 (2.13%) Billing
4 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Front Office
5 1 (0.71%) German Language
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (29.79%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) Analyst
3 20 (14.18%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Consultant
5 15 (10.64%) Architect
5 15 (10.64%) DBA
5 15 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
6 13 (9.22%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (7.09%) SQL Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (6.38%) PL/SQL Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Data Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Informatica Consultant
10 7 (4.96%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Business Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.89%) XML
2 20 (14.18%) Java EE
3 18 (12.77%) Web Services
4 17 (12.06%) SOAP
5 16 (11.35%) Hibernate
6 15 (10.64%) JPA
7 13 (9.22%) JMS
8 12 (8.51%) XSLT
9 10 (7.09%) Spring
10 9 (6.38%) .NET
10 9 (6.38%) XSD
11 8 (5.67%) Drools
11 8 (5.67%) jBPM
11 8 (5.67%) JSF
12 7 (4.96%) JDBC
13 6 (4.26%) HTML
13 6 (4.26%) JSON
13 6 (4.26%) Middleware
14 5 (3.55%) RichFaces
15 4 (2.84%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
1 4 (2.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.42%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.71%) IVR
4 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.33%) Unix
2 23 (16.31%) Linux
3 11 (7.80%) Windows
4 10 (7.09%) AIX
4 10 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.38%) Solaris
5 9 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) HPUX
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (17.73%) Data Modelling
3 24 (17.02%) ETL
3 24 (17.02%) Migration
4 16 (11.35%) Data Analysis
4 16 (11.35%) Data Migration
4 16 (11.35%) Scrum
5 15 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.93%) ITIL
6 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.22%) SOA
8 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.51%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.80%) Mentoring
10 10 (7.09%) ETL Development
10 10 (7.09%) SDLC
11 9 (6.38%) Functional Testing
11 9 (6.38%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (6.38%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 79 (56.03%) SQL
2 35 (24.82%) Java
3 29 (20.57%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.26%) VB
5 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.13%) C
6 3 (2.13%) C#
6 3 (2.13%) Python
6 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.42%) AspectJ
7 2 (1.42%) VB6
8 1 (0.71%) C++
8 1 (0.71%) Korn
8 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
8 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%) ISEB
4 6 (4.26%) OCP
5 4 (2.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.89%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) XenApp
3 4 (2.84%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.71%) GeoWebCache
5 1 (0.71%) KVM
5 1 (0.71%) RACF
5 1 (0.71%) RHEV
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.55%) BladeLogic
4 3 (2.13%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.42%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (22.70%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.18%) Red Hat
4 15 (10.64%) VMware
5 14 (9.93%) EMC
5 14 (9.93%) IBM
6 13 (9.22%) CA
6 13 (9.22%) Citrix
6 13 (9.22%) HP
7 11 (7.80%) Informatica
8 10 (7.09%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (6.38%) Cisco
9 9 (6.38%) Talend
9 9 (6.38%) Teradata
10 5 (3.55%) Netezza
11 3 (2.13%) Sun
12 1 (0.71%) Cognos
12 1 (0.71%) Compuware
12 1 (0.71%) ESRI
12 1 (0.71%) SAP