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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 17 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 2.04% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.36% 9.38% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 7
Median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.89% -14.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.39 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 231 288 282
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 19.41% 21.74% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 153 163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (54.17%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
6 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (22.92%) CSS
8 10 (20.83%) Degree
9 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 9 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (16.67%) HTML
10 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
10 8 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.67%) Scrum
11 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
11 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
11 7 (14.58%) Web Services
11 7 (14.58%) XML
11 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
11 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
12 6 (12.50%) AngularJS

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 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (10.42%) JBoss
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.17%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.08%) ColdFusion
6 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
6 1 (2.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.33%) DB2
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.17%) MySQL
8 2 (4.17%) Pentaho
9 1 (2.08%) GIS
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.08%) QGIS
9 1 (2.08%) Spatial Data
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.08%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (10.42%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.25%) DbUnit
6 3 (6.25%) JUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Mockito
6 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.17%) Ant
7 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.08%) ERwin
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) German Language
2 4 (8.33%) Italian Language
2 4 (8.33%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) French Language
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (16.67%) DBA
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Database Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
3 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 7 (14.58%) XML
4 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 5 (10.42%) Drools
5 5 (10.42%) Java EE
5 5 (10.42%) jBPM
5 5 (10.42%) JPA
6 4 (8.33%) JMS
6 4 (8.33%) REST
6 4 (8.33%) SOAP
6 4 (8.33%) Spring
6 4 (8.33%) XSD
6 4 (8.33%) XSLT
7 3 (6.25%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.25%) HTML5
7 3 (6.25%) JSON
8 2 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
3 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.17%) Fintech
4 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Unix
2 5 (10.42%) Solaris
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (16.67%) Scrum
2 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (12.50%) MVC
3 6 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) SOA
4 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (8.33%) Coaching
5 4 (8.33%) ETL
5 4 (8.33%) High Availability
5 4 (8.33%) Network Design
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.25%) ETL Development
6 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.08%) GeoWebCache
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.08%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.08%) ESRI
3 1 (2.08%) Pega
3 1 (2.08%) Software AG
3 1 (2.08%) webMethods
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