Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 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.

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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 18 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 215 161 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.10% 7.23% 10.08%
As % of the Vendors category 21.76% 20.75% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 92 169
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £310 £288 £255
90th Percentile £549 £500 £476
Scotland median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £42.00
% change year-on-year -19.34% +3.31% +35.48%

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 988 776 1,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.64% 34.85% 40.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 403 572
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +13.79%
10th Percentile £213 £257 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £14.43 £23.75 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.24% +50.17% -51.34%
10th Percentile £10.70 £13.38 £11.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.31 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.81 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -42.53% -23.61% +125.00%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018, 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.

1 103 (47.91%) Finance
2 98 (45.58%) SQL
3 88 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (26.05%) Java
5 54 (25.12%) Oracle Database
6 47 (21.86%) Banking
7 46 (21.40%) ETL
8 43 (20.00%) Unix
9 38 (17.67%) SQL Server
10 36 (16.74%) Informatica
10 36 (16.74%) Relational Database
11 35 (16.28%) Migration
12 31 (14.42%) PL/SQL
12 31 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (13.95%) HTML
14 28 (13.02%) CSS
14 28 (13.02%) Data Modelling
14 28 (13.02%) Test Automation
15 27 (12.56%) Node.js
15 27 (12.56%) MySQL
15 27 (12.56%) Spring
16 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
16 26 (12.09%) Microservices
16 26 (12.09%) React
16 26 (12.09%) Data Migration
17 25 (11.63%) Hadoop
17 25 (11.63%) AngularJS
18 24 (11.16%) Data Analysis
19 23 (10.70%) .NET
19 23 (10.70%) JIRA

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 18 (8.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (7.91%) Confluence
3 12 (5.58%) PowerExchange
4 10 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.19%) Apache
6 8 (3.72%) SAS
7 5 (2.33%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.40%) JBoss
9 3 (1.40%) WildFly
10 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.47%) CICS
11 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.47%) IIS
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.19%) HFM
2 9 (4.19%) thinkFolio
3 7 (3.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.40%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.47%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) Boomi
3 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) GitHub
3 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.47%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) Firewall
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) Network Security
2 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.12%) Oracle Database
2 38 (17.67%) SQL Server
3 36 (16.74%) Relational Database
4 31 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (12.56%) MySQL
6 25 (11.63%) Hadoop
7 22 (10.23%) RDBMS
8 19 (8.84%) MongoDB
9 18 (8.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (8.37%) PowerCenter
10 15 (6.98%) NoSQL
11 13 (6.05%) Big Data
12 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.33%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.33%) Informix
14 4 (1.86%) DB2
14 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (1.86%) Oracle Smart View
14 4 (1.86%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (10.70%) JIRA
2 11 (5.12%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (4.65%) Maven
4 9 (4.19%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.19%) JUnit
5 8 (3.72%) ERwin
6 7 (3.26%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.33%) Selenium
7 5 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.86%) Subversion
8 4 (1.86%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.93%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.47%) FishEye
11 1 (0.47%) JMeter
11 1 (0.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.47%) webpack
General
1 103 (47.91%) Finance
2 47 (21.86%) Banking
3 6 (2.79%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.40%) Billing
5 3 (1.40%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.40%) Retail
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (42.33%) Developer
2 30 (13.95%) Architect
3 25 (11.63%) Analyst
4 21 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (8.37%) Informatica Developer
6 17 (7.91%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 12 (5.58%) PL/SQL Developer
9 11 (5.12%) Consultant
10 10 (4.65%) DBA
11 8 (3.72%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Oracle Specialist
12 7 (3.26%) Administrator
12 7 (3.26%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.26%) Data Architect
12 7 (3.26%) ETL Developer
12 7 (3.26%) ETL Tester
12 7 (3.26%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.95%) HTML
2 28 (13.02%) CSS
3 27 (12.56%) Node.js
3 27 (12.56%) Spring
4 26 (12.09%) React
5 25 (11.63%) AngularJS
6 23 (10.70%) .NET
7 22 (10.23%) Hibernate
7 22 (10.23%) HTML5
8 18 (8.37%) Middleware
9 17 (7.91%) CSS3
10 16 (7.44%) REST
11 15 (6.98%) SOAP
12 12 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (5.12%) jQuery
13 11 (5.12%) MEAN Stack
13 11 (5.12%) Redux
13 11 (5.12%) Spring Boot
13 11 (5.12%) XML
14 9 (4.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.65%) iPad
3 7 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.79%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.86%) User Experience
6 4 (1.86%) Wiki
7 3 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.40%) Replication
7 3 (1.40%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.47%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.00%) Unix
2 6 (2.79%) Solaris
3 5 (2.33%) Linux
3 5 (2.33%) zOS
4 4 (1.86%) Windows
5 3 (1.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (40.93%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.40%) ETL
3 35 (16.28%) Migration
4 28 (13.02%) Data Modelling
4 28 (13.02%) Test Automation
5 26 (12.09%) Data Migration
5 26 (12.09%) Microservices
6 24 (11.16%) Data Analysis
7 20 (9.30%) DevOps
8 19 (8.84%) ETL Development
9 18 (8.37%) SOA
10 17 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (7.91%) SDLC
11 16 (7.44%) Scrum
11 16 (7.44%) Web Development
12 15 (6.98%) Open Source
12 15 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (6.51%) Software Architecture
13 14 (6.51%) SOLID
14 13 (6.05%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 98 (45.58%) SQL
2 56 (26.05%) Java
3 31 (14.42%) PL/SQL
4 26 (12.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.12%) C#
6 5 (2.33%) Java 8
6 5 (2.33%) Python
6 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.93%) PHP
8 2 (0.93%) R
8 2 (0.93%) Scala
9 1 (0.47%) BeanShell
9 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) PROC SQL
9 1 (0.47%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.72%) Degree
1 8 (3.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.47%) CITP
2 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.47%) ISEB
2 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.47%) MBA
2 1 (0.47%) OCP
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.47%) SAS Certification
2 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.44%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.65%) QA
3 7 (3.26%) GDPR
4 6 (2.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.86%) FINREP
5 4 (1.86%) IFRS
6 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) OpenAM
1 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.40%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.40%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.93%) Ambari
4 2 (0.93%) Ansible
4 2 (0.93%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.93%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.93%) Puppet
4 2 (0.93%) Terraform
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.47%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (16.74%) Informatica
2 14 (6.51%) Hyperion
3 13 (6.05%) Teradata
4 11 (5.12%) Ab Initio
4 11 (5.12%) Atlassian
5 10 (4.65%) CODA
5 10 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 9 (4.19%) Bloomberg
6 9 (4.19%) IBM
7 8 (3.72%) CA
8 7 (3.26%) Charles River
9 5 (2.33%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.33%) Talend
10 4 (1.86%) NetApp
10 4 (1.86%) Planview
10 4 (1.86%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.86%) Vermilion
11 3 (1.40%) HP
11 3 (1.40%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.40%) Sybase