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 3 months to 26 April 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.

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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 68 172 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.73% 11.24% 8.72%
As % of the Vendors category 18.33% 29.60% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 95 64
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £260 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -24.05% +12.85%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 371 581 453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.73% 37.97% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 308 241
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +18.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £17.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.69 £36.60 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 86 (55.13%) SQL
2 61 (39.10%) Java
3 56 (35.90%) Oracle Database
4 52 (33.33%) Finance
5 44 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (23.72%) PL/SQL
7 29 (18.59%) Scrum
8 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 24 (15.38%) Banking
10 23 (14.74%) Windows
11 21 (13.46%) JBoss
11 21 (13.46%) Web Services
11 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
12 20 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (12.82%) AngularJS
12 20 (12.82%) HTML
13 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (11.54%) Relational Database
14 17 (10.90%) C#
14 17 (10.90%) CSS
14 17 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (10.90%) TDD
14 17 (10.90%) Hibernate
15 16 (10.26%) Tomcat
15 16 (10.26%) XML
16 15 (9.62%) J2EE
16 15 (9.62%) Unix
16 15 (9.62%) Migration
17 13 (8.33%) Linux
17 13 (8.33%) Oracle Forms

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 21 (13.46%) JBoss
2 16 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.05%) Apache
4 10 (6.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (5.13%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.85%) SAS
7 5 (3.21%) CMS
7 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.21%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.92%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.64%) CICS
10 1 (0.64%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.13%) SAP BPC
1 8 (5.13%) SAP MII
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.56%) Pega PRPC
4 3 (1.92%) Sonata
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.28%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 2 (1.28%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (1.28%) Firewall
2 2 (1.28%) SAN
2 2 (1.28%) VoIP
3 1 (0.64%) NAS
3 1 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 26 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 21 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 20 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 17 (10.90%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.41%) MySQL
9 8 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (5.13%) DB2
9 8 (5.13%) MaxDB
9 8 (5.13%) SAP BW
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.21%) MongoDB
13 4 (2.56%) Big Data
13 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (7.69%) Maven
3 9 (5.77%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.13%) NWDI
5 7 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.49%) Selenium
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (3.21%) Ant
7 5 (3.21%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (3.21%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.92%) DbUnit
9 3 (1.92%) JIRA
9 3 (1.92%) JUnit
9 3 (1.92%) Mockito
9 3 (1.92%) Subversion
9 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (15.38%) Banking
3 10 (6.41%) Law
4 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.92%) German Language
5 3 (1.92%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.92%) Legal
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 3 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
7 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 61 (39.10%) Developer
2 30 (19.23%) Analyst
3 29 (18.59%) Oracle Developer
4 26 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.62%) Administrator
6 14 (8.97%) Architect
7 10 (6.41%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) SQL Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Consultant
9 8 (5.13%) PL/SQL Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) DBA
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (4.49%) SAP Administrator
10 7 (4.49%) SAP Basis Administrator
10 7 (4.49%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.85%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.46%) Web Services
2 20 (12.82%) AngularJS
2 20 (12.82%) HTML
3 17 (10.90%) CSS
3 17 (10.90%) Hibernate
4 16 (10.26%) XML
5 15 (9.62%) J2EE
6 13 (8.33%) .NET
7 12 (7.69%) HTML5
8 11 (7.05%) JPA
8 11 (7.05%) JSP
9 10 (6.41%) Drools
9 10 (6.41%) Java EE
9 10 (6.41%) React
10 9 (5.77%) Spring
10 9 (5.77%) WinForms
11 8 (5.13%) jBPM
11 8 (5.13%) JMS
11 8 (5.13%) SAP Basis
12 7 (4.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.13%) Fintech
4 7 (4.49%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.92%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.92%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.28%) Clustering
8 2 (1.28%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Licensing
8 2 (1.28%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.28%) Replication
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.64%) HACMP
9 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.74%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) Unix
3 13 (8.33%) Linux
4 11 (7.05%) Solaris
5 2 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (18.59%) Scrum
3 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (10.90%) TDD
5 15 (9.62%) Migration
6 13 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 13 (8.33%) ETL
7 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.69%) OO
7 12 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.05%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.41%) SOA
10 9 (5.77%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.77%) MVC
10 9 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.77%) Use Case
11 8 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.13%) SQL
2 61 (39.10%) Java
3 37 (23.72%) PL/SQL
4 17 (10.90%) C#
5 10 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.13%) VBA
7 7 (4.49%) Perl
8 6 (3.85%) Python
9 5 (3.21%) VB
10 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.28%) XAML
11 1 (0.64%) Korn
11 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Degree
1 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.92%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.28%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.64%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.64%) HND
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.21%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.64%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.28%) SCOM
3 2 (1.28%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.64%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (0.64%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 12 (7.69%) SAP
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.13%) Sybase
4 5 (3.21%) Pega
4 5 (3.21%) Teradata
5 4 (2.56%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.92%) Ab Initio
6 3 (1.92%) FNZ
6 3 (1.92%) IBM
6 3 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.92%) VMware
7 2 (1.28%) Charles River
7 2 (1.28%) NetApp
7 2 (1.28%) Siebel
7 2 (1.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.64%) Symantec
8 1 (0.64%) Trillium
8 1 (0.64%) webMethods
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