Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 226 163 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.55% 9.36% 10.43%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 22.70% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 110 190
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £350 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.16% +12.67%
10th Percentile £310 £291 £271
90th Percentile £550 £462 £539
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £52.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.91% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £52.09 £49.41
% change year-on-year -32.80% +5.41% +9.80%

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 979 718 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.69% 41.22% 34.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 393 507
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £237 £210 £255
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 8
Edinburgh median hourly rate £19.68 £19.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.58% -33.83% +40.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £11.86
90th Percentile £41.75 £52.17 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +12.53%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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.

1 104 (46.02%) Finance
2 98 (43.36%) SQL
3 75 (33.19%) Java
4 66 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (21.68%) Banking
6 48 (21.24%) Oracle Database
7 42 (18.58%) Informatica
8 37 (16.37%) Unix
8 37 (16.37%) ETL
9 36 (15.93%) SOA
9 36 (15.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 35 (15.49%) Test Automation
11 34 (15.04%) Web Services
12 33 (14.60%) Linux
13 32 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
13 32 (14.16%) PL/SQL
14 30 (13.27%) Migration
15 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
15 28 (12.39%) HTML
16 27 (11.95%) Data Analysis
16 27 (11.95%) Git (software)
17 26 (11.50%) SQL Server
18 25 (11.06%) Relational Database
19 24 (10.62%) Spring
20 23 (10.18%) Data Modelling
20 23 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (9.73%) Hadoop
21 22 (9.73%) Jenkins
21 22 (9.73%) CSS
21 22 (9.73%) PowerCenter

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 36 (15.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (6.19%) JBoss
3 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.10%) IIS
4 7 (3.10%) PowerExchange
4 7 (3.10%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.65%) Apache
6 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.88%) CICS
7 2 (0.88%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.44%) CMS
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (3.98%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (3.10%) HFM
4 4 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.88%) assyst
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.88%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.88%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.44%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.44%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.31%) GitHub
2 5 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) npm
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) AMQP
1 2 (0.88%) DNS
1 2 (0.88%) Firewall
1 2 (0.88%) SAN
1 2 (0.88%) SSL
2 1 (0.44%) DHCP
2 1 (0.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.44%) IPsec
2 1 (0.44%) NAS
2 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.24%) Oracle Database
2 32 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (11.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (11.06%) Relational Database
5 22 (9.73%) Hadoop
5 22 (9.73%) PowerCenter
6 15 (6.64%) MySQL
7 14 (6.19%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.31%) Big Data
8 12 (5.31%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (3.98%) DB2
9 9 (3.98%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 7 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (2.65%) Data Lake
12 6 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (2.21%) BusinessObjects XI
13 5 (2.21%) SAP BW
14 4 (1.77%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 27 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.73%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.85%) Maven
4 16 (7.08%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.19%) Selenium
6 13 (5.75%) ERwin
7 12 (5.31%) GitLab
7 12 (5.31%) JUnit
7 12 (5.31%) Mockito
8 9 (3.98%) Subversion
9 8 (3.54%) JIRA
10 6 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (1.33%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.88%) NUnit
13 2 (0.88%) NWDI
13 2 (0.88%) Redmine
13 2 (0.88%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.44%) Artifactory
General
1 104 (46.02%) Finance
2 49 (21.68%) Banking
3 9 (3.98%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.21%) Law
4 5 (2.21%) Legal
5 3 (1.33%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (36.28%) Developer
2 36 (15.93%) Analyst
3 28 (12.39%) Java Developer
4 25 (11.06%) Architect
5 23 (10.18%) Informatica Developer
6 16 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.08%) Consultant
7 11 (4.87%) Java Engineer
7 11 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.42%) .NET Developer
8 10 (4.42%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Administrator
9 8 (3.54%) Data Architect
9 8 (3.54%) DBA
9 8 (3.54%) Designer
9 8 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.10%) ETL Tester
10 7 (3.10%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.10%) Tester
11 6 (2.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.04%) Web Services
2 28 (12.39%) HTML
3 24 (10.62%) Spring
4 22 (9.73%) CSS
4 22 (9.73%) Hibernate
5 20 (8.85%) JPA
6 17 (7.52%) .NET
6 17 (7.52%) XML
7 16 (7.08%) JSON
8 15 (6.64%) RESTful
9 14 (6.19%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.19%) jQuery
9 14 (6.19%) REST
10 13 (5.75%) Java EE
10 13 (5.75%) JSF
11 12 (5.31%) JMS
11 12 (5.31%) JMX
12 11 (4.87%) Apache CXF
13 10 (4.42%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.42%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.52%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.87%) Mainframe
4 9 (3.98%) User Experience
5 5 (2.21%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.21%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.33%) Clustering
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Licensing
6 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.37%) Unix
2 33 (14.60%) Linux
3 20 (8.85%) Windows
4 16 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.21%) AIX
5 5 (2.21%) Solaris
5 5 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.77%) zOS
7 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.44%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.37%) ETL
3 36 (15.93%) SOA
4 35 (15.49%) Test Automation
5 30 (13.27%) Migration
6 27 (11.95%) Data Analysis
7 23 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (10.18%) Data Modelling
8 21 (9.29%) Mentoring
8 21 (9.29%) Scrum
9 20 (8.85%) Data Migration
9 20 (8.85%) Open Source
10 19 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (8.41%) SDLC
11 17 (7.52%) Software Engineering
12 15 (6.64%) Analytics
12 15 (6.64%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.64%) Microservices
12 15 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (6.19%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 98 (43.36%) SQL
2 75 (33.19%) Java
3 32 (14.16%) PL/SQL
4 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.42%) C#
6 6 (2.65%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.21%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.77%) COBOL
8 4 (1.77%) Perl
8 4 (1.77%) Python
9 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.88%) C
10 2 (0.88%) C++
10 2 (0.88%) R
11 1 (0.44%) ABAP
11 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (6.64%) Degree
2 14 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.10%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.08%) Data Quality
2 12 (5.31%) GDPR
2 12 (5.31%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.65%) QA
5 4 (1.77%) FINREP
5 4 (1.77%) IFRS
6 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) HDFS
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (7.08%) Puppet
2 2 (0.88%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.44%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.44%) Foglight
3 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 42 (18.58%) Informatica
2 20 (8.85%) Red Hat
3 17 (7.52%) Teradata
4 13 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.42%) IBM
6 9 (3.98%) CA
6 9 (3.98%) Hyperion
7 8 (3.54%) SAP
8 5 (2.21%) VMware
9 4 (1.77%) HP
9 4 (1.77%) Pega
9 4 (1.77%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.33%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.33%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.33%) EMC
10 3 (1.33%) Planview
10 3 (1.33%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.33%) Sybase
11 2 (0.88%) Micro Focus
11 2 (0.88%) Veritas