Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 87 57
Rank change year-on-year +10 -30 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 60 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.13% 1.77% 2.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.32% 9.70% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 45
Edinburgh median daily rate £412 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.42% +8.43% -9.15%
10th Percentile £325 £206 £218
90th Percentile £491 £489 £369
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +13.33% +11.94% -9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - £52.00

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 530 536 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.77% 18.24% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 290 217
Edinburgh median daily rate £415 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £268
90th Percentile £544 £510 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 - £52.00
10th Percentile £18.40 - £44.25
90th Percentile £34.00 - £52.03
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £33.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -5.30% -21.89% +69.00%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Edinburgh

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (68.33%) SQL
3 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (40.00%) Migration
5 23 (38.33%) ETL
5 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
6 18 (30.00%) Java
7 16 (26.67%) Unix
7 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (25.00%) Finance
9 14 (23.33%) Banking
9 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 13 (21.67%) Data Migration
10 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (20.00%) Talend
12 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
12 11 (18.33%) Informatica
13 10 (16.67%) Informix
13 10 (16.67%) XML
13 10 (16.67%) Linux
13 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (16.67%) Database Security
13 10 (16.67%) Database Tuning
14 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
14 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
14 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (13.33%) .NET
15 8 (13.33%) Spring

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
1 7 (11.67%) JBoss
2 5 (8.33%) Confluence
2 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.67%) WildFly
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
5 10 (16.67%) Informix
5 10 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (5.00%) PowerCenter
9 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.33%) Data Mart
10 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.67%) Impala
11 1 (1.67%) InfluxDB
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Maven
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.67%) JUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.00%) ERwin
4 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.33%) Hudson
6 1 (1.67%) JMeter
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) DBA
3 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior DBA
6 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Migration Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) MongoDB DBA
8 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 2 (3.33%) Informatica Developer
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) XML
2 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) Spring
3 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.33%) Java EE
3 5 (8.33%) JSTL
3 5 (8.33%) Servlets
4 4 (6.67%) JSP
4 4 (6.67%) Middleware
4 4 (6.67%) Node.js
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (5.00%) Apache Camel
5 3 (5.00%) JMS
5 3 (5.00%) XSD
6 2 (3.33%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Licensing
3 4 (6.67%) User Experience
4 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Unix
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Solaris
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) Migration
3 23 (38.33%) ETL
4 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (21.67%) Data Migration
5 10 (16.67%) Database Security
5 10 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
8 6 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (6.67%) ETL Development
9 4 (6.67%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.67%) Metadata Management
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) UML
9 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.67%) Perl
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) VB6
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (5.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.67%) GDPR
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Grafana
3 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.67%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (20.00%) Talend
3 11 (18.33%) Informatica
4 5 (8.33%) Vermilion
5 4 (6.67%) Ab Initio
5 4 (6.67%) Teradata
6 3 (5.00%) CA
6 3 (5.00%) NetApp
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.33%) Tableau
8 1 (1.67%) Delphix
8 1 (1.67%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (1.67%) Open-E
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.67%) Synology