The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Spatial
Rank 125 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.038% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.89% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +56.66%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
387 402 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.60% 17.16% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 213 215
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 £248 £236 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 28
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £28.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle Spatial
UK

Oracle Spatial
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Spatial across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Spatial Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle Spatial
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial across the Scotland region.

Oracle Spatial Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Spatial
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) GIS
2 4 (57.14%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Toad
3 3 (42.86%) ESRI
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Java EE
3 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 1 (14.29%) JMeter
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Drools

Oracle Spatial
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Toad
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Spatial Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) GIS Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Information Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) GIS
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) ESRI
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss