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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 12 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 5.71% 13.95% 22.47%
As % of the Vendors category 13.33% 27.27% 54.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £431 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £490 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
15 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 42.86% 51.16% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 18
Median daily rate £338 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £450 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £480 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 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 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (60.00%) ObjectStore
2 9 (60.00%) EMC
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (20.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2

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 3 (20.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (60.00%) ObjectStore
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (73.33%) Banking
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Designer
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (33.33%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) EMC
1 9 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) VMware