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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
UK / Scotland
Rank 20 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 135 299 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.84% 11.59% 8.61%
As % of the Vendors category 17.62% 27.71% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 166 128
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £273 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.17 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
766 1079 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.48% 41.84% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 569 532
Median daily rate £368 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £15.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +182.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £17.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 -10 71 £350 -17.64% 16
Glasgow 0 44 £350 +7.69% 14
West Lothian -6 10 £525 +37.70%
Dundee - 3 £375 -
Renfrewshire +13 2 £333 -
Stirling +1 2 £431 +2.67%
Aberdeen -14 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £390 -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 160 (53.69%) SQL
2 111 (37.25%) Oracle Database
3 102 (34.23%) Java
4 80 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (25.50%) PL/SQL
6 75 (25.17%) Finance
7 60 (20.13%) Unix
8 56 (18.79%) SQL Server
9 44 (14.77%) Scrum
10 43 (14.43%) Relational Database
11 41 (13.76%) Linux
12 34 (11.41%) Web Services
13 33 (11.07%) JBoss
13 33 (11.07%) Oracle Database 12c
14 32 (10.74%) Windows
14 32 (10.74%) RDBMS
14 32 (10.74%) IBM
15 29 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (9.40%) ETL
16 28 (9.40%) HTML
16 28 (9.40%) Oracle Database 11g
16 28 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (9.06%) AngularJS
18 26 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (8.72%) Banking
18 26 (8.72%) XML
18 26 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (8.72%) Data Modelling
19 25 (8.39%) BusinessObjects

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 33 (11.07%) JBoss
2 23 (7.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (4.36%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.36%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.02%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.35%) Apache
6 7 (2.35%) CMS
6 7 (2.35%) SAS
7 6 (2.01%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.68%) CICS
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.01%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.67%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.67%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.34%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.36%) SAP BPC
1 10 (3.36%) SAP MII
2 9 (3.02%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.01%) Sonata
5 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.01%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 2 (0.67%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (0.67%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (0.67%) Primavera
7 2 (0.67%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) ServiceMax
2 1 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.37%) Internet
2 6 (2.01%) SAN
3 4 (1.34%) Firewall
4 2 (0.67%) DNS
4 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.67%) SSL
4 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.67%) VoIP
4 2 (0.67%) VPN
4 2 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.34%) DMZ
5 1 (0.34%) HTTP
5 1 (0.34%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (37.25%) Oracle Database
2 56 (18.79%) SQL Server
3 43 (14.43%) Relational Database
4 33 (11.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 32 (10.74%) RDBMS
6 28 (9.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (8.39%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (5.70%) MySQL
9 17 (5.70%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (3.36%) MaxDB
10 10 (3.36%) SAP BW
11 8 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (2.35%) SAP Data Services
13 6 (2.01%) QlikView
14 5 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (1.34%) DB2
15 4 (1.34%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (4.70%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (4.03%) Maven
3 11 (3.69%) JIRA
4 10 (3.36%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.36%) NWDI
4 10 (3.36%) Oracle APEX
5 9 (3.02%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.68%) Cucumber
6 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.68%) Selenium
7 6 (2.01%) Subversion
8 5 (1.68%) DbUnit
8 5 (1.68%) JUnit
8 5 (1.68%) Mockito
8 5 (1.68%) PowerBuilder
8 5 (1.68%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.68%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.01%) Ant
10 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (25.17%) Finance
2 26 (8.72%) Banking
3 11 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.36%) Billing
5 8 (2.68%) Law
6 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 3 (1.01%) Retail
8 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 2 (0.67%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (36.24%) Developer
2 46 (15.44%) Analyst
3 43 (14.43%) Java Developer
4 33 (11.07%) Oracle Developer
5 28 (9.40%) Administrator
6 25 (8.39%) Consultant
7 19 (6.38%) DBA
8 16 (5.37%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (5.37%) SQL Developer
9 14 (4.70%) Designer
10 12 (4.03%) Architect
10 12 (4.03%) Business Analyst
10 12 (4.03%) Data Analyst
10 12 (4.03%) Database Designer
11 11 (3.69%) PL/SQL Developer
11 11 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
12 9 (3.02%) SAP Administrator
12 9 (3.02%) SAP Basis Administrator
12 9 (3.02%) Senior Developer
13 8 (2.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.41%) Web Services
2 28 (9.40%) HTML
3 27 (9.06%) AngularJS
4 26 (8.72%) XML
5 20 (6.71%) Hibernate
6 19 (6.38%) CSS
6 19 (6.38%) Java EE
7 18 (6.04%) Spring
8 17 (5.70%) .NET
9 14 (4.70%) Middleware
10 13 (4.36%) JMS
10 13 (4.36%) SOAP
11 12 (4.03%) Drools
11 12 (4.03%) J2EE
11 12 (4.03%) JPA
11 12 (4.03%) JSP
12 11 (3.69%) HTML5
12 11 (3.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 11 (3.69%) XSLT
13 10 (3.36%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.36%) Data Centre
3 9 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.35%) Fintech
5 7 (2.35%) Replication
6 6 (2.01%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.68%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.01%) Clustering
8 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.67%) CESG
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Licensing
9 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.67%) RIA
10 1 (0.34%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.34%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.13%) Unix
2 41 (13.76%) Linux
3 32 (10.74%) Windows
4 22 (7.38%) Solaris
5 14 (4.70%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (3.69%) AIX
7 9 (3.02%) Windows Server
8 8 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.34%) Tru64
11 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.67%) Android
12 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.67%) MVS
12 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.34%) HPUX
13 1 (0.34%) SUSE
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.77%) Scrum
3 29 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (9.40%) ETL
4 28 (9.40%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (8.72%) Data Modelling
6 25 (8.39%) TDD
7 24 (8.05%) Migration
8 23 (7.72%) SOA
9 21 (7.05%) Software Engineering
10 20 (6.71%) CRM
11 19 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 17 (5.70%) Data Analysis
12 17 (5.70%) SDLC
13 16 (5.37%) Change Control
13 16 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (4.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (4.36%) Configuration Management
16 12 (4.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 160 (53.69%) SQL
2 102 (34.23%) Java
3 76 (25.50%) PL/SQL
4 20 (6.71%) Bash Shell
5 16 (5.37%) C#
6 13 (4.36%) Python
6 13 (4.36%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.36%) JavaScript
8 8 (2.68%) VB
9 7 (2.35%) VBA
10 6 (2.01%) C
10 6 (2.01%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.68%) Perl
12 3 (1.01%) COBOL
13 2 (0.67%) Groovy
13 2 (0.67%) Jython
13 2 (0.67%) XAML
14 1 (0.34%) C-shell
14 1 (0.34%) Haskell
14 1 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (7.72%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.03%) Degree
4 6 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.34%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.67%) EMC Certification
6 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.34%) ISEB
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) QA
2 7 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.03%) NFS
3 7 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.68%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.34%) vSphere
6 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.34%) KVM
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.34%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.34%) RACF
7 1 (0.34%) Samba
7 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.34%) zsh
Systems Management
1 13 (4.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.01%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.68%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 5 (1.68%) logstash
4 5 (1.68%) Puppet
5 4 (1.34%) Ansible
6 3 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.67%) SCOM
7 2 (0.67%) Simpana
7 2 (0.67%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.67%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (10.74%) IBM
2 25 (8.39%) VMware
3 23 (7.72%) SAP
4 16 (5.37%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.03%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.70%) NetApp
6 14 (4.70%) Sun
7 13 (4.36%) CommVault
7 13 (4.36%) Sybase
8 7 (2.35%) Canon
9 6 (2.01%) Adobe
9 6 (2.01%) EMC
9 6 (2.01%) HP
10 5 (1.68%) FNZ
11 4 (1.34%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.34%) Citrix
11 4 (1.34%) Compuware
11 4 (1.34%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.34%) Informatica
11 4 (1.34%) Talend
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