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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 6 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 19.35% 14.85% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 40.54% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £310 £330 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £296 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £348 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
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
14 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 45.16% 36.63% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 14
Median daily rate £305 £325 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -13.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £280 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £385 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 25 August 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 5 £315 -4.54%
Oracle
Scotland

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Validation
5 3 (37.50%) XML Messaging
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) API Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) Change Control
6 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Billing
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Database Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) HR Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Transformation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) XML Messaging
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) API Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP