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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 52 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 57 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.43% 2.26% 1.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.69% 10.09% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 26
Median daily rate £345 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%

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
388 585 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.32% 22.43% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 348 325
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +14 29 £345 -12.10% 7
Glasgow +10 18 £350 - 1
West Lothian +2 9 £325 -7.14%
Aberdeen -11 2 - -
Stirling +3 1 £425 -2.29%
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
Strathclyde - 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 75 (63.03%) SQL
3 56 (47.06%) Java
4 52 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (30.25%) Unix
6 35 (29.41%) PL/SQL
7 31 (26.05%) Web Services
7 31 (26.05%) Scrum
8 29 (24.37%) XML
9 28 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 27 (22.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (22.69%) SOA
11 26 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (21.85%) Oracle Database 12c
12 25 (21.01%) TDD
13 23 (19.33%) Java EE
13 23 (19.33%) JBoss
14 22 (18.49%) RDBMS
14 22 (18.49%) Oracle Database 11g
15 21 (17.65%) XSLT
15 21 (17.65%) SOAP
16 20 (16.81%) JMS
17 19 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
18 18 (15.13%) Red Hat
18 18 (15.13%) CRM
18 18 (15.13%) HTML
19 17 (14.29%) Data Modelling
19 17 (14.29%) Change Control
20 15 (12.61%) Middleware
20 15 (12.61%) SDLC

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 27 (22.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (19.33%) JBoss
3 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.84%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.84%) SAS
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.68%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.84%) DMZ
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
2 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 26 (21.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 22 (18.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (18.49%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (7.56%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.36%) ObjectStore
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.68%) MS Access
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (1.68%) QlikView
9 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.84%) Ingres
9 1 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Eclipse
1 12 (10.08%) Maven
1 12 (10.08%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.40%) Subversion
3 9 (7.56%) SoapUI
4 8 (6.72%) JIRA
5 6 (5.04%) Selenium
6 5 (4.20%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.68%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.68%) JUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Mockito
8 2 (1.68%) PVCS
8 2 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.68%) Toad
8 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
General
1 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.08%) Finance
3 9 (7.56%) Billing
4 6 (5.04%) Banking
5 3 (2.52%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (41.18%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.81%) Analyst
4 18 (15.13%) DBA
5 17 (14.29%) Designer
6 16 (13.45%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (10.08%) Database Designer
8 9 (7.56%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Developer in Test
11 6 (5.04%) Administrator
11 6 (5.04%) Consultant
11 6 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.20%) Data Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (3.36%) Analyst Developer
13 4 (3.36%) Oracle Consultant
14 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Designer
14 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 3 (2.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) Web Services
2 29 (24.37%) XML
3 23 (19.33%) Java EE
4 21 (17.65%) SOAP
4 21 (17.65%) XSLT
5 20 (16.81%) JMS
6 18 (15.13%) HTML
7 15 (12.61%) Middleware
8 13 (10.92%) Hibernate
9 12 (10.08%) Drools
9 12 (10.08%) jBPM
9 12 (10.08%) JPA
9 12 (10.08%) XSD
10 10 (8.40%) JSF
10 10 (8.40%) RichFaces
11 8 (6.72%) .NET
11 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
11 8 (6.72%) Spring
11 8 (6.72%) XML Messaging
12 6 (5.04%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.36%) Replication
3 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.68%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.68%) Fintech
5 1 (0.84%) HACMP
5 1 (0.84%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.25%) Unix
2 14 (11.76%) Linux
3 10 (8.40%) Windows
4 6 (5.04%) AIX
5 5 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.52%) Solaris
6 3 (2.52%) Tru64
7 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.05%) Scrum
3 27 (22.69%) SOA
4 26 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (21.01%) TDD
6 19 (15.97%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (15.13%) CRM
8 17 (14.29%) Change Control
8 17 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 15 (12.61%) SDLC
10 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 11 (9.24%) Defect Management
11 11 (9.24%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.40%) Open Source
12 10 (8.40%) Open Source Development
13 9 (7.56%) User Stories
14 8 (6.72%) Coaching
14 8 (6.72%) Functional Testing
14 8 (6.72%) Kanban
14 8 (6.72%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (63.03%) SQL
2 56 (47.06%) Java
3 35 (29.41%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.40%) Python
5 8 (6.72%) C#
5 8 (6.72%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.88%) C
7 5 (4.20%) VB
8 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) Degree
4 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.84%) HND
5 1 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.84%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (0.84%) RACF
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.72%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (6.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.84%) Ansible
4 1 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.84%) logstash
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.84%) Puppet
4 1 (0.84%) Simpana
4 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (15.13%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.88%) HP
4 5 (4.20%) EMC
5 4 (3.36%) Compuware
5 4 (3.36%) SAP
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco
6 2 (1.68%) Informatica
6 2 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.68%) Talend
7 1 (0.84%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.84%) BEA
7 1 (0.84%) CommVault
7 1 (0.84%) F5
7 1 (0.84%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.84%) IBM
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.84%) Twitter
7 1 (0.84%) Veritas
7 1 (0.84%) VMware
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