Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 204 227 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.83% 7.86% 9.33%
As % of the Vendors category 22.84% 23.89% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 138 115
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £319 £286 £288
90th Percentile £575 £541 £442
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.57% -32.91% -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £35.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year -27.14% -32.69% +5.24%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 893 950 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.28% 32.89% 40.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 553 406
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £225 £211
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £19.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.08% +0.92% -22.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.82 £14.25
90th Percentile £28.30 £35.75 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -12.50% +12.68% +4.41%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Edinburgh

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Edinburgh

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Edinburgh

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 99 (48.53%) SQL
2 74 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (28.43%) Oracle Database
4 54 (26.47%) Finance
5 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
6 50 (24.51%) Unix
7 48 (23.53%) ETL
8 46 (22.55%) Java
9 40 (19.61%) Migration
10 39 (19.12%) Linux
10 39 (19.12%) AngularJS
11 37 (18.14%) MongoDB
11 37 (18.14%) HTML
12 36 (17.65%) DevOps
13 35 (17.16%) CSS
14 34 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 34 (16.67%) React
15 33 (16.18%) Banking
16 32 (15.69%) PL/SQL
16 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
17 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (14.71%) Spring
18 28 (13.73%) NoSQL
18 28 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (12.75%) Data Integration
20 23 (11.27%) Node.js
20 23 (11.27%) Test Automation
20 23 (11.27%) HTML5
20 23 (11.27%) Teradata
21 22 (10.78%) RDBMS

Oracle
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 15 (7.35%) Apache
2 8 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.43%) JBoss
4 6 (2.94%) SAS
5 5 (2.45%) Confluence
6 4 (1.96%) IIS
6 4 (1.96%) WildFly
7 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.45%) SaaS
3 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.96%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.47%) Datadog
4 3 (1.47%) GitHub
4 3 (1.47%) IaaS
5 2 (0.98%) Office 365
5 2 (0.98%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) Firewall
1 3 (1.47%) VPN
2 2 (0.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.49%) Calico
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.43%) Oracle Database
2 53 (25.98%) SQL Server
3 37 (18.14%) MongoDB
4 32 (15.69%) Relational Database
5 30 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (13.73%) NoSQL
7 22 (10.78%) RDBMS
8 21 (10.29%) MySQL
9 20 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (6.37%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (5.39%) Informix
14 9 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (2.94%) Big Data
17 5 (2.45%) Data Mining
17 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 4 (1.96%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.86%) JUnit
1 14 (6.86%) Oracle Forms
1 14 (6.86%) Subversion
2 10 (4.90%) JIRA
3 9 (4.41%) Hudson
3 9 (4.41%) Maven
4 8 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (2.94%) ProC
6 4 (1.96%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.96%) ERwin
6 4 (1.96%) JMeter
6 4 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.47%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.47%) Selenium
7 3 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.47%) Zephyr
General
1 54 (26.47%) Finance
2 33 (16.18%) Banking
3 14 (6.86%) Retail
4 8 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.47%) Back Office
5 3 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.98%) Law
6 2 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Billing
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (52.94%) Developer
2 29 (14.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 21 (10.29%) Ab Initio Developer
3 21 (10.29%) DBA
4 18 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.86%) Administrator
5 14 (6.86%) Analyst
6 13 (6.37%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (5.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Node.js Developer
8 10 (4.90%) React Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) HTML Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.92%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (3.92%) SQL Developer
11 7 (3.43%) PL/SQL Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Senior DBA
13 5 (2.45%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.12%) AngularJS
2 37 (18.14%) HTML
3 35 (17.16%) CSS
4 34 (16.67%) React
5 30 (14.71%) Spring
6 23 (11.27%) HTML5
6 23 (11.27%) Node.js
7 19 (9.31%) CSS3
8 18 (8.82%) .NET
8 18 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (7.84%) MEAN Stack
10 15 (7.35%) XML
11 14 (6.86%) Thymeleaf
12 12 (5.88%) jQuery
12 12 (5.88%) Sass
13 8 (3.92%) Java EE
13 8 (3.92%) Middleware
13 8 (3.92%) Servlets
13 8 (3.92%) Web Services
14 7 (3.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.41%) User Experience
4 7 (3.43%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.94%) Clustering
6 5 (2.45%) Oracle Licensing
7 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.47%) Fintech
8 3 (1.47%) Replication
9 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.49%) iSeries
10 1 (0.49%) LIMS
10 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.51%) Unix
2 39 (19.12%) Linux
3 15 (7.35%) Solaris
3 15 (7.35%) Windows
4 11 (5.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.47%) AIX
6 3 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.98%) Android
7 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.27%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (23.53%) ETL
3 40 (19.61%) Migration
4 36 (17.65%) DevOps
5 28 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (12.75%) Data Integration
7 23 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 19 (9.31%) Data Migration
8 19 (9.31%) Front End Development
8 19 (9.31%) Functional Testing
8 19 (9.31%) Microservices
9 17 (8.33%) ETL Development
9 17 (8.33%) Scrum
10 14 (6.86%) Data Modelling
10 14 (6.86%) TDD
10 14 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.88%) Kanban
12 12 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (5.39%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 99 (48.53%) SQL
2 46 (22.55%) Java
3 34 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.69%) PL/SQL
5 18 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 15 (7.35%) C#
7 14 (6.86%) Perl
8 12 (5.88%) Python
9 5 (2.45%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.96%) C
11 3 (1.47%) Java 8
11 3 (1.47%) Java 9
11 3 (1.47%) PROC SQL
12 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.98%) VBA
13 1 (0.49%) PHP
13 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.49%) VB
13 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.47%) SAS Certification
3 2 (0.98%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.49%) CITP
4 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.49%) Degree
4 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.80%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 8 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (2.45%) PMO
5 3 (1.47%) GDPR
6 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.98%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.49%) EMIR
7 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.41%) Docker
2 5 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.47%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (4.90%) Ansible
2 6 (2.94%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
4 4 (1.96%) Puppet
5 3 (1.47%) Nagios
6 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.49%) Grafana
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.49%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (11.27%) Teradata
2 21 (10.29%) Ab Initio
3 15 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.37%) Informatica
4 13 (6.37%) VMware
5 8 (3.92%) IBM
6 7 (3.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.43%) Talend
7 6 (2.94%) Tableau
8 5 (2.45%) NetApp
8 5 (2.45%) SAP
9 4 (1.96%) Avaya
9 4 (1.96%) Google
9 4 (1.96%) Verint
10 3 (1.47%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.47%) CA
10 3 (1.47%) Cisco
10 3 (1.47%) New Relic
10 3 (1.47%) Planview
10 3 (1.47%) Splunk