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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 16.28% 17.50% 11.54%
As % of the Vendors category 43.75% 38.89% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate £420 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
16 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 37.21% 45.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 1
Average daily rate £413 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -15.78%
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 £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
4 4 (30.77%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (23.08%) Mockito
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) JDBC
5 3 (23.08%) Sybase
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Control-M

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) jMock
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) Mockito
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) SOAP
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
1 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
1 4 (30.77%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) Ext JS
2 3 (23.08%) JAXB
2 3 (23.08%) JDBC
2 3 (23.08%) JMS
2 3 (23.08%) JPA
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (7.69%) Java SE
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
3 3 (23.08%) AOP
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Control-M
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Informatica
1 3 (23.08%) Sybase