The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.25% 12.33% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 31.03% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £408 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +35.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.00%
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 West Lothian region.

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 25.00% 39.73% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 13
Median daily rate £388 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the West Lothian region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the West Lothian region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +1 2 £325 -20.24% 1
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Unix
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) Coaching
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (11.76%) WPF
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.76%) Test Management
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (11.76%) V-Model

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL Developer
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Database Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Database Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 2 (11.76%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
1 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) TDD
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) V-Model
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 7 (41.18%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP