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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 16.35% 16.00% 14.44%
As % of the Vendors category 43.59% 61.54% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Average daily rate
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£463 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £390 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
39 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 37.50% 26.00% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 23
Average daily rate £420 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £375 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £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 £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 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 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
4 13 (39.39%) Java
5 12 (36.36%) Banking
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 10 (30.30%) Spring
8 9 (27.27%) Sybase
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) Bloomberg
9 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
10 6 (18.18%) IBM
10 6 (18.18%) Front Office
10 6 (18.18%) UNIX
10 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
11 5 (15.15%) Solaris
11 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (15.15%) FileNet
11 5 (15.15%) Workflow
11 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (12.12%) Reuters
12 4 (12.12%) LAN
12 4 (12.12%) WAN
12 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.15%) FileNet
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Murex MxG2000
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LAN
1 4 (12.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.03%) MS Access
8 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) Build Forge
3 1 (3.03%) FlexUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (3.03%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Front Office
4 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
4 8 (24.24%) Architect
5 7 (21.21%) Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modeller
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Spring
2 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.09%) JSP
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 2 (6.06%) J2EE
4 2 (6.06%) JDBC
4 2 (6.06%) Spring Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Servlets
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
5 1 (3.03%) JMS
5 1 (3.03%) JSF
5 1 (3.03%) JNI
5 1 (3.03%) Java SE
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.03%) Murex Flex
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.12%) Fixed Income
3 3 (9.09%) Reference Data
4 2 (6.06%) Equities
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
5 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Workflow
2 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.06%) RAD
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Release Management
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Data Management
5 1 (3.03%) Document Management
5 1 (3.03%) ETL
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Sybase
2 7 (21.21%) Bloomberg
3 6 (18.18%) IBM
4 4 (12.12%) Reuters
5 3 (9.09%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) Murex
6 1 (3.03%) Business Objects