Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 194 160 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.90% 8.69% 11.03%
As % of the Vendors category 21.53% 22.57% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 98 191
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £360 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.73% +13.01%
10th Percentile £310 £295 £275
90th Percentile £538 £475 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £49.41
% change year-on-year -32.69% +5.24% +30.03%

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 901 709 1,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.06% 38.49% 35.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 376 526
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.24% -2.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £207 £263 £263
90th Percentile £571 £528 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.86 £23.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.01% -39.10% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.88 £14.25 £18.70
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.17 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -11.79% -47.22% +100.00%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 92 (47.42%) SQL
2 91 (46.91%) Finance
3 65 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (25.77%) ETL
5 49 (25.26%) Oracle Database
6 48 (24.74%) Unix
7 47 (24.23%) Java
7 47 (24.23%) Banking
8 46 (23.71%) Informatica
9 39 (20.10%) Migration
10 38 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (16.49%) Hadoop
12 30 (15.46%) Data Migration
12 30 (15.46%) PL/SQL
12 30 (15.46%) Data Analysis
13 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
14 25 (12.89%) PowerCenter
14 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
15 23 (11.86%) Data Quality
16 22 (11.34%) ETL Development
16 22 (11.34%) SDLC
16 22 (11.34%) Data Modelling
17 21 (10.82%) Relational Database
18 20 (10.31%) Teradata
18 20 (10.31%) JavaScript
19 19 (9.79%) Linux
19 19 (9.79%) SOA
19 19 (9.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 18 (9.28%) Big Data
20 18 (9.28%) Middleware

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 19 (9.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (6.70%) PowerExchange
3 9 (4.64%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.12%) Confluence
5 5 (2.58%) IIS
6 4 (2.06%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.06%) SAS
7 3 (1.55%) Apache
7 3 (1.55%) JBoss
7 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.52%) CICS
9 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.52%) CMS
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.64%) HFM
2 7 (3.61%) thinkFolio
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.55%) Markit EDM
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.03%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.03%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.52%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
3 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.03%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) AMQP
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) IPsec
2 1 (0.52%) SAN
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.26%) Oracle Database
2 38 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (16.49%) Hadoop
4 25 (12.89%) PowerCenter
4 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
5 21 (10.82%) Relational Database
6 18 (9.28%) Big Data
7 13 (6.70%) MySQL
8 11 (5.67%) RDBMS
9 9 (4.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.64%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (4.12%) Data Lake
11 7 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.58%) DB2
13 5 (2.58%) Informix
14 4 (2.06%) Essbase
14 4 (2.06%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (8.25%) JIRA
2 15 (7.73%) ERwin
3 13 (6.70%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.15%) Maven
5 10 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (5.15%) Selenium
6 8 (4.12%) JUnit
7 7 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.03%) NWDI
9 2 (1.03%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.52%) FishEye
10 1 (0.52%) Mockito
10 1 (0.52%) TestNG
10 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (46.91%) Finance
2 47 (24.23%) Banking
3 12 (6.19%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.58%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Billing
5 3 (1.55%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.55%) Local Government
6 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (34.54%) Developer
2 32 (16.49%) Architect
3 28 (14.43%) Analyst
4 25 (12.89%) Informatica Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.19%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.67%) DBA
8 10 (5.15%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.15%) Consultant
8 10 (5.15%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (5.15%) SQL Developer
9 9 (4.64%) Administrator
9 9 (4.64%) Data Architect
9 9 (4.64%) ETL Tester
9 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL Developer
9 9 (4.64%) Tester
10 8 (4.12%) ETL Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.61%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.28%) HTML
1 18 (9.28%) Middleware
2 17 (8.76%) CSS
3 13 (6.70%) Hibernate
3 13 (6.70%) Spring
4 12 (6.19%) .NET
4 12 (6.19%) AngularJS
4 12 (6.19%) SOAP
5 11 (5.67%) jQuery
5 11 (5.67%) Web Services
6 10 (5.15%) REST
7 9 (4.64%) React
8 8 (4.12%) Node.js
8 8 (4.12%) Spring Boot
9 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.61%) Kafka
9 7 (3.61%) Redux
9 7 (3.61%) XML
10 6 (3.09%) Java EE
10 6 (3.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.67%) Mainframe
3 9 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.61%) iPad
4 7 (3.61%) User Experience
5 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.06%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.55%) Clustering
7 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.55%) Oracle Licensing
7 3 (1.55%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.74%) Unix
2 19 (9.79%) Linux
3 15 (7.73%) Windows
4 6 (3.09%) AIX
5 5 (2.58%) zOS
6 3 (1.55%) Solaris
6 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.52%) HPUX
8 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.77%) ETL
3 39 (20.10%) Migration
4 30 (15.46%) Data Analysis
4 30 (15.46%) Data Migration
5 27 (13.92%) Test Automation
6 22 (11.34%) Data Modelling
6 22 (11.34%) ETL Development
6 22 (11.34%) SDLC
7 19 (9.79%) SOA
8 17 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.70%) Analytics
9 13 (6.70%) Data Integration
9 13 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (6.70%) Web Development
10 12 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.19%) Open Source
10 12 (6.19%) SOLID
11 10 (5.15%) Defect Management
11 10 (5.15%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (47.42%) SQL
2 47 (24.23%) Java
3 30 (15.46%) PL/SQL
4 20 (10.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.64%) C#
6 7 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.58%) Java 8
8 3 (1.55%) R
8 3 (1.55%) Scala
9 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) C++
9 2 (1.03%) COBOL
9 2 (1.03%) Perl
9 2 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (0.52%) ABAP
10 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.15%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.06%) Degree
3 2 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.52%) CITP
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.52%) MBA
4 1 (0.52%) OCP
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.19%) QA
3 4 (2.06%) FINREP
3 4 (2.06%) IFRS
4 3 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.52%) HDFS
2 1 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.06%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (2.06%) Puppet
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.03%) Ambari
4 2 (1.03%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.03%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.52%) Foglight
5 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.52%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.52%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 46 (23.71%) Informatica
2 20 (10.31%) Teradata
3 14 (7.22%) Hyperion
4 12 (6.19%) CA
5 10 (5.15%) IBM
6 9 (4.64%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.12%) Ab Initio
7 8 (4.12%) CODA
8 7 (3.61%) Bloomberg
8 7 (3.61%) Charles River
8 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.06%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.06%) HP
9 4 (2.06%) SAP
10 3 (1.55%) FactSet
10 3 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.55%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.55%) Sybase
11 2 (1.03%) Micro Focus
11 2 (1.03%) Planview