The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Lothian region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.45% 16.33% 11.59%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 33.33% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £301 £445 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.47% +61.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 56.90% 48.98% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 21
Average daily rate £358 £380 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 2 £301 - 2
Linlithgow - - - - 1
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) E-business
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) E-business
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Development
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center