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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 17 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 163 247 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.35% 8.68% 11.58%
As % of the Vendors category 17.12% 21.44% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 140 166
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £49.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.09
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.87%
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
952 1152 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 48.77% 40.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 599 555
Median daily rate £350 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.63 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.70 £42.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 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 83 £356 -13.10% 23
Glasgow -9 38 £390 +11.42% 18
West Lothian +2 11 £325 -13.33%
South Ayrshire - 9 £250 -
Dundee - 6 £375 -
Aberdeen -6 3 - -
East Ayrshire - 3 - -
Stirling -5 2 £431 -4.16%
Renfrewshire -5 2 £318 -0.78%
Strathclyde - 1 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 189 (49.09%) SQL
2 131 (34.03%) Oracle Database
3 121 (31.43%) Java
4 111 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (26.23%) Finance
6 86 (22.34%) PL/SQL
7 83 (21.56%) Unix
8 73 (18.96%) SQL Server
9 59 (15.32%) Relational Database
10 55 (14.29%) Linux
10 55 (14.29%) JBoss
11 53 (13.77%) XML
12 49 (12.73%) Scrum
13 47 (12.21%) Microsoft
14 44 (11.43%) SOA
15 43 (11.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 42 (10.91%) Web Services
17 41 (10.65%) Data Warehouse
17 41 (10.65%) RDBMS
18 40 (10.39%) IBM
18 40 (10.39%) Data Modelling
19 39 (10.13%) Windows
19 39 (10.13%) Banking
20 38 (9.87%) ETL
21 37 (9.61%) CRM
21 37 (9.61%) HTML
22 36 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
23 34 (8.83%) Hibernate
24 31 (8.05%) Migration
24 31 (8.05%) JMS

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 55 (14.29%) JBoss
2 43 (11.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.16%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.38%) Tomcat
7 10 (2.60%) Apache
8 7 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
8 7 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.30%) CICS
9 5 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.04%) CMS
10 4 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.78%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 3 (0.78%) SAS
11 3 (0.78%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.52%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.52%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 21 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.60%) MS Office
3 5 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (6.49%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.56%) Sonata
5 4 (1.04%) Markit EDM
5 4 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.04%) Primavera
5 4 (1.04%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.04%) SAP MII
6 3 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.52%) HFM
7 2 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.52%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.52%) Maximo
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.52%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.52%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Taleo
3 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.68%) Internet
2 10 (2.60%) VPN
3 7 (1.82%) SAN
4 6 (1.56%) Firewall
5 5 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.30%) WAN
6 4 (1.04%) DNS
6 4 (1.04%) SSL
7 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.78%) LAN
8 2 (0.52%) VLAN
8 2 (0.52%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.26%) CTI
9 1 (0.26%) DMZ
9 1 (0.26%) HTTP
9 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.26%) LDAP
9 1 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (34.03%) Oracle Database
2 73 (18.96%) SQL Server
3 59 (15.32%) Relational Database
4 41 (10.65%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (10.65%) RDBMS
5 27 (7.01%) Oracle Reports
6 26 (6.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 23 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
8 20 (5.19%) MySQL
9 19 (4.94%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (4.16%) DB2
10 16 (4.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (2.60%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.34%) MongoDB
12 9 (2.34%) ObjectStore
12 9 (2.34%) QlikView
13 7 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 7 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (4.68%) Eclipse
1 18 (4.68%) JIRA
2 17 (4.42%) Maven
2 17 (4.42%) Subversion
3 11 (2.86%) HP UFT
3 11 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 10 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (2.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (2.08%) Selenium
6 7 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.82%) LoadRunner
6 7 (1.82%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (1.56%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.30%) PowerBuilder
8 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.04%) NWDI
9 4 (1.04%) PVCS
9 4 (1.04%) TestDirector
9 4 (1.04%) Toad
10 3 (0.78%) SpecFlow
General
1 101 (26.23%) Finance
2 39 (10.13%) Banking
3 13 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.34%) Billing
5 8 (2.08%) Law
6 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.78%) Back Office
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (34.29%) Developer
2 71 (18.44%) Analyst
3 58 (15.06%) Java Developer
4 35 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 28 (7.27%) Consultant
6 22 (5.71%) Administrator
6 22 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 19 (4.94%) DBA
7 19 (4.94%) Designer
7 19 (4.94%) SQL Developer
8 16 (4.16%) Architect
8 16 (4.16%) Oracle DBA
9 15 (3.90%) PL/SQL Developer
10 14 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 14 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
11 11 (2.86%) Oracle Consultant
11 11 (2.86%) Project Manager
12 10 (2.60%) Developer in Test
12 10 (2.60%) Mobility Engineer
12 10 (2.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (13.77%) XML
2 42 (10.91%) Web Services
3 37 (9.61%) HTML
4 34 (8.83%) Hibernate
5 31 (8.05%) .NET
5 31 (8.05%) JMS
6 30 (7.79%) Java EE
7 29 (7.53%) SOAP
7 29 (7.53%) XSLT
8 24 (6.23%) Spring
9 23 (5.97%) Drools
10 21 (5.45%) jBPM
11 20 (5.19%) JSF
12 19 (4.94%) JPA
13 17 (4.42%) J2EE
14 16 (4.16%) RichFaces
15 15 (3.90%) AngularJS
15 15 (3.90%) JSP
15 15 (3.90%) Middleware
15 15 (3.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.12%) Data Integration
5 11 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 9 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.08%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.08%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.82%) CESG
8 7 (1.82%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.30%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.04%) Replication
11 3 (0.78%) Clustering
11 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.52%) DataPower
12 2 (0.52%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.52%) Minimum Viable Product
12 2 (0.52%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.52%) RIA
12 2 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (21.56%) Unix
2 55 (14.29%) Linux
3 39 (10.13%) Windows
4 22 (5.71%) Solaris
5 16 (4.16%) Windows Server
6 14 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.12%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (2.86%) AIX
9 10 (2.60%) Android
10 9 (2.34%) Apple iOS
10 9 (2.34%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.78%) HPUX
12 3 (0.78%) Tru64
13 2 (0.52%) MVS
13 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.26%) SUSE
14 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (12.73%) Scrum
3 44 (11.43%) SOA
4 40 (10.39%) Data Modelling
5 38 (9.87%) ETL
6 37 (9.61%) CRM
7 36 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (8.05%) Migration
9 30 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (7.01%) SDLC
10 27 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 26 (6.75%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.75%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (6.23%) Functional Testing
12 24 (6.23%) TDD
13 23 (5.97%) OO
14 22 (5.71%) User Stories
15 20 (5.19%) Defect Management
15 20 (5.19%) Workflow
16 19 (4.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 189 (49.09%) SQL
2 121 (31.43%) Java
3 86 (22.34%) PL/SQL
4 29 (7.53%) JavaScript
5 23 (5.97%) C#
6 20 (5.19%) Bash Shell
7 18 (4.68%) Shell Script
8 17 (4.42%) C
8 17 (4.42%) Python
9 14 (3.64%) VB
10 13 (3.38%) VBA
11 10 (2.60%) Perl
12 8 (2.08%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.30%) VBScript
14 3 (0.78%) C++
14 3 (0.78%) COBOL
15 2 (0.52%) Groovy
15 2 (0.52%) PHP
15 2 (0.52%) XAML
16 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.42%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.16%) Degree
4 13 (3.38%) ISEB
4 13 (3.38%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.52%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CISSP
10 1 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.04%) QA
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.12%) Hyper-V
2 12 (3.12%) NFS
3 10 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.04%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.04%) vSphere
6 2 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.52%) zsh
7 1 (0.26%) GeoWebCache
7 1 (0.26%) KVM
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.26%) RACF
7 1 (0.26%) Samba
7 1 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (8.05%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (2.08%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.30%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.30%) Puppet
4 5 (1.30%) XenMobile
5 4 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (1.04%) logstash
6 3 (0.78%) Ansible
7 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.26%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.26%) Kibana
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.26%) SCCM
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.26%) Simpana
Vendors
1 47 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.39%) IBM
3 30 (7.79%) HP
3 30 (7.79%) VMware
4 29 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 24 (6.23%) SAP
6 14 (3.64%) Sun
7 13 (3.38%) CommVault
7 13 (3.38%) Sybase
8 12 (3.12%) Citrix
8 12 (3.12%) EMC
8 12 (3.12%) NetApp
9 10 (2.60%) Apple
9 10 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (2.60%) Talend
10 8 (2.08%) Cognos
11 7 (1.82%) Canon
11 7 (1.82%) Informatica
12 6 (1.56%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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