The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 14.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
Oracle
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Scottish Borders
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 28.57% 64.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £328 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the Scottish Borders

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Galashiels - 1 £550 -
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing Oracle 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.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing Oracle 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall