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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
UK / Scotland
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 158 271 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.59% 10.48% 9.75%
As % of the Vendors category 21.01% 25.23% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 160 120
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 £275 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £52.17 £49.41 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +9.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.32%

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
752 1074 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.66% 41.52% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 589 484
Median daily rate £360 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 25
Median hourly rate £42.00 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% +98.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 22 January 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 22 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 -1 88 £350 -14.63% 21
Glasgow -5 41 £350 -7.89% 4
West Lothian -5 12 £325 -13.33%
Dundee - 7 £375 -
South Ayrshire - 5 £263 -
Stirling +1 2 £431 -4.16%
Aberdeen -16 2 - - 1
Renfrewshire +20 1 £325 +1.56% 1
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 173 (53.56%) SQL
2 118 (36.53%) Oracle Database
3 112 (34.67%) Java
4 97 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (26.01%) PL/SQL
5 84 (26.01%) Finance
6 66 (20.43%) Unix
7 57 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 52 (16.10%) Scrum
9 47 (14.55%) Relational Database
10 45 (13.93%) JBoss
11 43 (13.31%) Linux
12 37 (11.46%) Web Services
12 37 (11.46%) XML
13 35 (10.84%) RDBMS
14 34 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (10.22%) IBM
16 32 (9.91%) HTML
16 32 (9.91%) Windows
17 31 (9.60%) SOA
17 31 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (9.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 30 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
19 29 (8.98%) Data Modelling
20 28 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (8.36%) Oracle Database 12c
21 27 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
21 27 (8.36%) TDD
22 26 (8.05%) Hibernate
22 26 (8.05%) SAP

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 45 (13.93%) JBoss
2 31 (9.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.02%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.10%) Apache
7 8 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.55%) CICS
8 5 (1.55%) CMS
8 5 (1.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.55%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.93%) SAS
10 3 (0.93%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.62%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.62%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.62%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 16 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.48%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.19%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (3.10%) SAP BPC
2 10 (3.10%) SAP MII
3 8 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.48%) Sonata
4 5 (1.55%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.93%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.62%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (0.62%) Primavera
7 2 (0.62%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.62%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.31%) HFM
8 1 (0.31%) Maximo
8 1 (0.31%) Minerva
8 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Taleo
2 1 (0.31%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.86%) Firewall
3 5 (1.55%) VPN
4 3 (0.93%) SSL
5 2 (0.62%) DNS
5 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.62%) SAN
5 2 (0.62%) VoIP
5 2 (0.62%) WAN
6 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.31%) DMZ
6 1 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.31%) LAN
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (36.53%) Oracle Database
2 57 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 47 (14.55%) Relational Database
4 35 (10.84%) RDBMS
5 27 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (8.36%) Oracle Database 12c
6 25 (7.74%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (6.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (6.50%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (4.95%) MySQL
10 10 (3.10%) MaxDB
10 10 (3.10%) SAP BW
11 9 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (2.79%) QlikView
12 8 (2.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 8 (2.48%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
13 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.55%) DB2
14 5 (1.55%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (5.57%) JIRA
2 14 (4.33%) Maven
2 14 (4.33%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (3.72%) Subversion
4 11 (3.41%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.10%) NWDI
6 9 (2.79%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.79%) SoapUI
7 8 (2.48%) Selenium
8 7 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (1.86%) Git (software)
10 5 (1.55%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (1.55%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.24%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.93%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.62%) Ant
13 2 (0.62%) Toad
General
1 84 (26.01%) Finance
2 25 (7.74%) Banking
3 13 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.10%) Billing
5 8 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.55%) Law
7 3 (0.93%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 2 (0.62%) Retail
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (37.77%) Developer
2 54 (16.72%) Analyst
2 54 (16.72%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.84%) Oracle Developer
4 27 (8.36%) Administrator
5 23 (7.12%) Consultant
6 19 (5.88%) DBA
7 18 (5.57%) Designer
8 16 (4.95%) Oracle DBA
8 16 (4.95%) SQL Developer
9 14 (4.33%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (4.02%) Business Analyst
10 13 (4.02%) PL/SQL Developer
11 12 (3.72%) Database Designer
12 11 (3.41%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.10%) Data Analyst
13 10 (3.10%) Oracle Consultant
14 9 (2.79%) Architect
14 9 (2.79%) SAP Administrator
14 9 (2.79%) SAP Basis Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.46%) Web Services
1 37 (11.46%) XML
2 32 (9.91%) HTML
3 26 (8.05%) Hibernate
4 24 (7.43%) Java EE
5 22 (6.81%) AngularJS
5 22 (6.81%) JMS
6 21 (6.50%) .NET
6 21 (6.50%) SOAP
6 21 (6.50%) Spring
7 20 (6.19%) XSLT
8 19 (5.88%) CSS
8 19 (5.88%) J2EE
9 18 (5.57%) Drools
10 16 (4.95%) jBPM
11 15 (4.64%) Middleware
12 14 (4.33%) JPA
12 14 (4.33%) JSP
13 13 (4.02%) JSF
14 12 (3.72%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.02%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.48%) Data Extraction
4 8 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.17%) Fintech
6 6 (1.86%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.86%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.86%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.86%) Replication
7 5 (1.55%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.24%) CESG
8 4 (1.24%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.93%) Clustering
10 2 (0.62%) DataPower
10 2 (0.62%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.62%) RIA
10 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.43%) Unix
2 43 (13.31%) Linux
3 32 (9.91%) Windows
4 19 (5.88%) Solaris
5 13 (4.02%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.79%) AIX
7 9 (2.79%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.55%) Android
8 5 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.55%) Windows Phone
8 5 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.93%) Tru64
10 2 (0.62%) MVS
11 1 (0.31%) HPUX
11 1 (0.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (30.03%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (16.10%) Scrum
3 34 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (9.60%) SOA
5 30 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
6 29 (8.98%) Data Modelling
7 27 (8.36%) TDD
8 26 (8.05%) ETL
9 24 (7.43%) CRM
10 23 (7.12%) SDLC
11 22 (6.81%) Migration
12 21 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (5.57%) OO
14 18 (5.57%) User Stories
15 17 (5.26%) Change Control
16 16 (4.95%) Software Engineering
17 14 (4.33%) Data Analysis
17 14 (4.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (53.56%) SQL
2 112 (34.67%) Java
3 84 (26.01%) PL/SQL
4 19 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 19 (5.88%) C#
5 17 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.64%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.02%) Python
8 11 (3.41%) C
8 11 (3.41%) VB
9 8 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.86%) VBA
11 3 (0.93%) COBOL
12 2 (0.62%) XAML
13 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.31%) Haskell
13 1 (0.31%) Lisp
13 1 (0.31%) Scala
13 1 (0.31%) SQR
Qualifications
1 21 (6.50%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.64%) Degree
3 12 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.55%) ISEB
6 4 (1.24%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.31%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.31%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.86%) QA
3 5 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.72%) NFS
3 6 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.24%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.62%) zsh
8 1 (0.31%) KVM
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.31%) RACF
8 1 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (3.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.55%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.55%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.55%) Puppet
4 4 (1.24%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (1.24%) logstash
4 4 (1.24%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.93%) Ansible
6 2 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.31%) Kibana
7 1 (0.31%) OpenView
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.31%) Simpana
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (10.22%) IBM
2 26 (8.05%) SAP
3 23 (7.12%) VMware
4 21 (6.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.33%) Sun
7 13 (4.02%) CommVault
8 12 (3.72%) HP
8 12 (3.72%) NetApp
8 12 (3.72%) Sybase
9 7 (2.17%) Canon
9 7 (2.17%) Citrix
9 7 (2.17%) EMC
9 7 (2.17%) FNZ
10 5 (1.55%) Apple
10 5 (1.55%) Hyperion
10 5 (1.55%) Infor
10 5 (1.55%) Informatica
10 5 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.55%) Talend
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