The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 15.89% 16.28% 15.46%
As % of the Vendors category 32.08% 58.33% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 12
Average daily rate
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£500 £438 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £388 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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 Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 12 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 49.53% 27.91% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 31
Average daily rate £420 £413 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
4 11 (32.35%) Linux
5 10 (29.41%) Sybase
6 9 (26.47%) Spring
6 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
8 7 (20.59%) Bloomberg
8 7 (20.59%) Solaris
8 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
9 6 (17.65%) Front Office
9 6 (17.65%) UNIX
9 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
10 5 (14.71%) IBM
10 5 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
10 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
11 4 (11.76%) FileNet
11 4 (11.76%) Workflow
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
11 4 (11.76%) Reuters
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) FileNet
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) LAN
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 9 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.94%) DB2
7 1 (2.94%) MS Access
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) TestComplete
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (5.88%) Build Forge
3 2 (5.88%) FlexUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.94%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Front Office
4 5 (14.71%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.82%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Designer
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modeller
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Designer
7 2 (5.88%) Build Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Spring
2 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) JDBC
3 2 (5.88%) JSP
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Servlets
4 1 (2.94%) XSLT
4 1 (2.94%) JMS
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.94%) Java SE
4 1 (2.94%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) JSF
4 1 (2.94%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
2 3 (8.82%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.88%) Derivative
3 2 (5.88%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
1 11 (32.35%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Solaris
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) SUSE
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (11.76%) Workflow
3 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 2 (5.88%) Release Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) RAD
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) Python
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Sybase
2 7 (20.59%) Bloomberg
3 5 (14.71%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Reuters
5 3 (8.82%) Remedy
6 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Adobe
7 1 (2.94%) Murex
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Intel
7 1 (2.94%) VMware