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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.68% 27.14% 13.40%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 51.35% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £408 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -1.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £454 £500
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 £35.00 £40.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.61%
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
48 37 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 44.04% 52.86% 49.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 25
Average daily rate £425 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 28 April 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 20 (74.07%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) Sybase
4 11 (40.74%) Eclipse
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Spring
6 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
7 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
7 7 (25.93%) UNIX
8 6 (22.22%) Workflow
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) Build Forge
9 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
9 5 (18.52%) Apache Flex
9 5 (18.52%) TestComplete
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) FileNet
10 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
10 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
11 3 (11.11%) JPA
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
11 3 (11.11%) Maven
11 3 (11.11%) Release Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (14.81%) FileNet
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.41%) TKPROF
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (18.52%) TestComplete
2 5 (18.52%) Build Forge
3 3 (11.11%) Toad
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Ant
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 12 (44.44%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Development Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tester
5 2 (7.41%) FileNet Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) FileNet Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
4 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 5 (18.52%) Apache Flex
6 3 (11.11%) JPA
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) JMS
7 2 (7.41%) ODBC
8 1 (3.70%) XSLT
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) J2EE
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Struts
8 1 (3.70%) SPNEGO
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) jQuery
8 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Workflow
3 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) E-business
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) V-Model
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VB
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Control-M
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Sybase
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) BMC
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas
4 1 (3.70%) Sun