The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 227 269 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.85% 8.23% 13.74%
As % of the Vendors category 22.77% 22.85% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 129 177
Median daily rate £350 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £482 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-29.37% +6.66%
Oracle
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
997 1177 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.27% 35.99% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 548 591
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 25
Median hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.85% +10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £9.15 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Oracle
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +1 96 £350 -6.66% 12
Glasgow +1 85 £389 +8.15% 8
Stirling +10 14 £450 - 1
Renfrewshire +1 10 £310 -
West Lothian 0 6 £310 -6.06%
Aberdeen - 6 £338 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Perth and Kinross +3 1 £375 -13.29%
Clackmannanshire - 1 £350 -
East Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 190 (40.86%) SQL
2 164 (35.27%) Finance
3 136 (29.25%) Oracle Database
4 135 (29.03%) Java
5 130 (27.96%) Unix
6 113 (24.30%) Microsoft
7 104 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (18.28%) Linux
9 82 (17.63%) SQL Server
10 71 (15.27%) Windows
11 69 (14.84%) Banking
12 61 (13.12%) Migration
13 59 (12.69%) JBoss
13 59 (12.69%) HP
13 59 (12.69%) Relational Database
14 58 (12.47%) Security Cleared
14 58 (12.47%) SOA
15 55 (11.83%) .NET
16 53 (11.40%) XML
17 51 (10.97%) Data Warehouse
18 50 (10.75%) PL/SQL
19 49 (10.54%) ITIL
20 48 (10.32%) Web Services
20 48 (10.32%) JavaScript
21 46 (9.89%) Data Modelling
21 46 (9.89%) Red Hat
22 45 (9.68%) CRM
22 45 (9.68%) HTML
22 45 (9.68%) Hibernate
23 44 (9.46%) RDBMS

Oracle
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 59 (12.69%) JBoss
2 36 (7.74%) WebSphere
3 26 (5.59%) Apache
4 23 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 19 (4.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 19 (4.09%) WebLogic
6 12 (2.58%) IIS
6 12 (2.58%) SAS
7 11 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.51%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (1.29%) CICS
10 6 (1.29%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.08%) CMS
11 5 (1.08%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.86%) AquaLogic
12 4 (0.86%) Drupal
12 4 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 34 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.15%) MS Office
3 8 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (4.95%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (2.15%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.08%) Global One
6 5 (1.08%) Primavera
7 4 (0.86%) OpenText MBPM
7 4 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.65%) Cognos Controller
8 3 (0.65%) Sonata
9 2 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.43%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 2 (0.43%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.43%) SAP MDM
9 2 (0.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) SaaS
3 3 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.65%) Taleo
4 2 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.45%) SAN
2 15 (3.23%) DNS
3 14 (3.01%) Firewall
3 14 (3.01%) SSL
3 14 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.80%) VPN
5 11 (2.37%) Internet
6 9 (1.94%) WAN
7 8 (1.72%) LDAP
8 6 (1.29%) SSH
9 5 (1.08%) LAN
10 4 (0.86%) HTTP
10 4 (0.86%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.65%) VLAN
12 2 (0.43%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.43%) DHCP
12 2 (0.43%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.22%) CTI
13 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (29.25%) Oracle Database
2 82 (17.63%) SQL Server
3 59 (12.69%) Relational Database
4 51 (10.97%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (9.46%) RDBMS
6 34 (7.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 34 (7.31%) Oracle Reports
7 31 (6.67%) MySQL
8 29 (6.24%) DB2
9 17 (3.66%) NoSQL
10 15 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
11 13 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (2.58%) Big Data
12 12 (2.58%) MongoDB
13 10 (2.15%) ObjectStore
13 10 (2.15%) PowerCenter
14 9 (1.94%) MarkLogic
14 9 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (5.16%) HP UFT
2 21 (4.52%) Maven
3 20 (4.30%) Eclipse
3 20 (4.30%) JIRA
4 19 (4.09%) Subversion
5 11 (2.37%) ERwin
5 11 (2.37%) Selenium
6 10 (2.15%) SoapUI
6 10 (2.15%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (1.94%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.72%) LoadRunner
8 8 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.72%) Toad
9 7 (1.51%) JUnit
10 6 (1.29%) ClearCase
10 6 (1.29%) Git (software)
10 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.08%) JBehave
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.08%) PVCS
General
1 164 (35.27%) Finance
2 69 (14.84%) Banking
3 22 (4.73%) Billing
4 10 (2.15%) Law
4 10 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.08%) Back Office
5 5 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.08%) Retail
6 4 (0.86%) International Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Marketing
7 3 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (25.81%) Developer
2 74 (15.91%) Analyst
3 62 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 43 (9.25%) Architect
4 43 (9.25%) Consultant
5 26 (5.59%) Test Analyst
6 21 (4.52%) Administrator
6 21 (4.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (4.09%) Oracle Developer
8 18 (3.87%) Project Manager
9 16 (3.44%) Business Analyst
9 16 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (3.44%) Tester
10 15 (3.23%) Data Analyst
10 15 (3.23%) DBA
10 15 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (3.01%) Designer
12 13 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
12 13 (2.80%) SQL Developer
12 13 (2.80%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (11.83%) .NET
2 53 (11.40%) XML
3 48 (10.32%) Web Services
4 45 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 45 (9.68%) HTML
5 43 (9.25%) Spring
6 36 (7.74%) Java EE
7 32 (6.88%) SOAP
8 30 (6.45%) JMS
9 28 (6.02%) ASP.NET
10 27 (5.81%) Drools
10 27 (5.81%) XSLT
11 24 (5.16%) jBPM
12 23 (4.95%) Middleware
13 22 (4.73%) JPA
13 22 (4.73%) JSF
14 21 (4.52%) J2EE
15 17 (3.66%) JSP
15 17 (3.66%) Servlets
16 16 (3.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (3.44%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.80%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.58%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.58%) Private Cloud
5 9 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.72%) CESG
6 8 (1.72%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.51%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.29%) Cryptography
8 6 (1.29%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.08%) User Experience
10 4 (0.86%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.65%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.43%) DataPower
12 2 (0.43%) Statistics
12 2 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 130 (27.96%) Unix
2 85 (18.28%) Linux
3 71 (15.27%) Windows
4 39 (8.39%) Solaris
5 34 (7.31%) AIX
6 30 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 23 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.58%) Android
9 10 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 10 (2.15%) Windows Phone
10 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (1.72%) HPUX
12 4 (0.86%) OS/390
12 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (13.12%) Migration
3 58 (12.47%) SOA
4 49 (10.54%) ITIL
5 46 (9.89%) Data Modelling
6 45 (9.68%) CRM
7 41 (8.82%) Scrum
8 40 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 39 (8.39%) ETL
10 35 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 34 (7.31%) SDLC
12 32 (6.88%) Open Source
13 31 (6.67%) Change Management
13 31 (6.67%) Functional Testing
14 30 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (6.24%) Project Management
16 28 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (6.02%) OO
17 24 (5.16%) Workflow
18 23 (4.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 190 (40.86%) SQL
2 135 (29.03%) Java
3 50 (10.75%) PL/SQL
4 48 (10.32%) JavaScript
5 31 (6.67%) C#
5 31 (6.67%) Perl
6 27 (5.81%) VB
7 24 (5.16%) C
8 14 (3.01%) Python
9 13 (2.80%) VBScript
10 12 (2.58%) C++
11 10 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.15%) VBA
12 9 (1.94%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.72%) PHP
14 7 (1.51%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.29%) COBOL
16 5 (1.08%) Groovy
17 4 (0.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (12.47%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.25%) SC Cleared
3 28 (6.02%) ISEB
4 26 (5.59%) ISTQB
5 25 (5.38%) Degree
6 19 (4.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 14 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (1.29%) OCP
10 4 (0.86%) CCNA
10 4 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.43%) CISSP
13 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.22%) HND
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.44%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.29%) QA
4 4 (0.86%) COBIT
5 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 16 (3.44%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.80%) vSphere
5 8 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (0.86%) Docker
8 4 (0.86%) SRDF
8 4 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.65%) RHEV
9 3 (0.65%) Samba
10 2 (0.43%) KVM
10 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.22%) GeoWebCache
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (7.31%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (1.94%) AirWatch
3 9 (1.94%) Puppet
4 8 (1.72%) BladeLogic
5 7 (1.51%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.08%) Ansible
6 5 (1.08%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.65%) Control-M
7 3 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.43%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.43%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.43%) SCOM
8 2 (0.43%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 113 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.69%) HP
3 46 (9.89%) Red Hat
4 40 (8.60%) IBM
4 40 (8.60%) VMware
5 28 (6.02%) Citrix
6 26 (5.59%) EMC
7 22 (4.73%) Informatica
8 19 (4.09%) SAP
9 17 (3.66%) Sybase
10 15 (3.23%) Teradata
11 12 (2.58%) Apple
11 12 (2.58%) CA
11 12 (2.58%) Veritas
12 11 (2.37%) Cisco
12 11 (2.37%) Cognos
12 11 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (2.15%) Talend
14 9 (1.94%) Samsung
14 9 (1.94%) Sun
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