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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 28.95% 18.18% 19.30%
As % of the Vendors category 52.38% 46.15% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Median daily rate £325 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.60%
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
21 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 55.26% 39.39% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 5
Median daily rate £325 £430 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +63.80%
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 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%

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 11 December 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 0 9 £325 -13.33%
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 13 (72.22%) Unix
3 13 (72.22%) CRM
4 11 (61.11%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
5 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
6 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (50.00%) SDLC
7 8 (44.44%) Change Control
7 8 (44.44%) Middleware
7 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (38.89%) Billing
9 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (33.33%) Scrum
9 6 (33.33%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) HP
10 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
10 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (16.67%) User Stories
11 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 3 (16.67%) API Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 3 (16.67%) XML
11 3 (16.67%) Validation
11 3 (16.67%) XML Messaging

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Database Designer
1 8 (44.44%) Designer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) XML Messaging
3 2 (11.11%) Java EE
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) CRM
3 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
4 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (50.00%) SDLC
5 8 (44.44%) Change Control
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) API Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) User Stories
8 3 (16.67%) Validation
8 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter