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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 12.70% 11.24% 17.44%
As % of the Vendors category 42.11% 22.73% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Average daily rate
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- £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
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
19 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 30.16% 49.44% 52.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 23
Average daily rate £465 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £205 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015, 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 14 (53.85%) Java
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
1 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Spring
4 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (26.92%) Sybase
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) Eclipse
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Toad
7 4 (15.38%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 4 (15.38%) HTML5
7 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Release Management
8 3 (11.54%) QlikView
8 3 (11.54%) JPA
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) FileNet
8 3 (11.54%) VB
8 3 (11.54%) C#
8 3 (11.54%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (11.54%) FileNet
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.54%) QlikView
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (7.69%) TKPROF
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Eclipse
2 5 (19.23%) Toad
3 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (53.85%) Banking
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Designer
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Development Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) FileNet Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
1 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 8 (30.77%) Spring
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) JPA
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
5 2 (7.69%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) ODBC
6 1 (3.85%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Test Management
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) MiFID
1 1 (3.85%) EMIR
1 1 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Sybase
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas
4 1 (3.85%) Sun