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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 July 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 4 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 27.69% 10.67% 10.31%
As % of the Vendors category 51.43% 34.78% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £463 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-20.71% -1.40%
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
35 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 53.85% 30.67% 49.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 11
Median daily rate £450 £465 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +43.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £432 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Finance
4 11 (55.00%) Unix
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Perl
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Banking
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (35.00%) EMC
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (30.00%) ObjectStore
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) XSLT
9 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Global One
9 5 (25.00%) UniData
9 5 (25.00%) Selenium
9 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 5 (25.00%) SDLC
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (20.00%) Spring
10 4 (20.00%) SunGard
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) C
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (15.00%) Control-M

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) FCoE
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Multicast
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (30.00%) ObjectStore
4 5 (25.00%) UniData
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.00%) HBase
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Development Officer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (15.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Development Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) XML
1 5 (25.00%) XSLT
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) Java SE
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
5 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Unix
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) SDLC
1 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) MVC
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Perl
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) SRDF
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) EMC
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) SunGard
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO