Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 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
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 216 176 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.43% 8.84% 8.02%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 21.62% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 117 151
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £270 £248 £275
90th Percentile £550 £438 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £52.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.25 £49.41
% change year-on-year - -12.47% -

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 972 814 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.44% 40.90% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 439 504
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.63% -0.63%
10th Percentile £248 £217 £250
90th Percentile £575 £525 £535
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.86% - -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.86 £19.50 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.54% -1.29% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.63 £14.35 £10.65
90th Percentile £36.50 £52.00 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +17.24% -8.05%

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 10 December 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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 94 (43.52%) SQL
2 82 (37.96%) Finance
3 80 (37.04%) Java
4 68 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (23.61%) PL/SQL
6 48 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 35 (16.20%) Banking
8 34 (15.74%) Web Services
9 33 (15.28%) HTML
10 32 (14.81%) JavaScript
11 31 (14.35%) SOA
11 31 (14.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 30 (13.89%) Test Automation
12 30 (13.89%) SQL Server
13 29 (13.43%) Linux
13 29 (13.43%) Git (software)
14 27 (12.50%) Scrum
15 26 (12.04%) Spring
15 26 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (12.04%) CSS
16 24 (11.11%) .NET
16 24 (11.11%) Maven
16 24 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (11.11%) Jenkins
17 22 (10.19%) C#
17 22 (10.19%) Windows
18 21 (9.72%) Hibernate
18 21 (9.72%) AngularJS
19 20 (9.26%) Relational Database
19 20 (9.26%) MySQL

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 31 (14.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (7.41%) JBoss
3 14 (6.48%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.24%) Apache
4 7 (3.24%) SAS
5 6 (2.78%) IIS
6 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.93%) CICS
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.93%) assyst
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.46%) Primavera
4 1 (0.46%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.56%) GitHub
2 11 (5.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) npm
4 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.39%) DNS
1 3 (1.39%) Firewall
2 2 (0.93%) LDAP
2 2 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.46%) AMQP
3 1 (0.46%) DHCP
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.46%) NAS
3 1 (0.46%) Network Security
3 1 (0.46%) SAN
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 30 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 26 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (9.26%) MySQL
4 20 (9.26%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 14 (6.48%) Hadoop
8 12 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (4.63%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.63%) PowerCenter
10 9 (4.17%) Big Data
11 8 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (3.24%) DB2
12 7 (3.24%) Informix
12 7 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (2.31%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 29 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.11%) Maven
3 18 (8.33%) Selenium
4 17 (7.87%) JUnit
5 15 (6.94%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.56%) GitLab
6 12 (5.56%) Mockito
7 9 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (4.17%) Subversion
8 6 (2.78%) ERwin
9 5 (2.31%) JIRA
9 5 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.85%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.93%) NUnit
11 2 (0.93%) Redmine
11 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.93%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.46%) Protractor
General
1 82 (37.96%) Finance
2 35 (16.20%) Banking
3 7 (3.24%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.85%) Law
5 2 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (44.44%) Developer
2 34 (15.74%) Analyst
3 33 (15.28%) Java Developer
4 29 (13.43%) Oracle Developer
5 22 (10.19%) Architect
6 20 (9.26%) Consultant
7 19 (8.80%) SQL Developer
8 13 (6.02%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
10 11 (5.09%) Informatica Developer
11 10 (4.63%) Data Architect
11 10 (4.63%) Java Engineer
12 9 (4.17%) Business Analyst
12 9 (4.17%) DBA
13 7 (3.24%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.24%) Designer
13 7 (3.24%) OBIEE Developer
13 7 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 5 (2.31%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.74%) Web Services
2 33 (15.28%) HTML
3 26 (12.04%) CSS
3 26 (12.04%) Spring
4 24 (11.11%) .NET
5 21 (9.72%) AngularJS
5 21 (9.72%) Hibernate
6 18 (8.33%) jQuery
7 17 (7.87%) JPA
8 16 (7.41%) JSON
9 15 (6.94%) RESTful
9 15 (6.94%) XML
10 14 (6.48%) REST
11 12 (5.56%) JMS
11 12 (5.56%) JMX
12 11 (5.09%) Drools
12 11 (5.09%) Java EE
13 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.63%) JSF
14 9 (4.17%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.02%) User Experience
4 5 (2.31%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.93%) Fintech
7 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.46%) DataPower
8 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.46%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.43%) Linux
2 22 (10.19%) Windows
3 17 (7.87%) Unix
4 15 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.78%) Solaris
6 3 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.93%) AIX
7 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.93%) zOS
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (14.35%) SOA
3 30 (13.89%) Test Automation
4 27 (12.50%) Scrum
5 24 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (7.87%) Analytics
7 17 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (7.41%) Migration
8 16 (7.41%) Software Engineering
9 15 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.94%) Mentoring
9 15 (6.94%) Web Analytics
10 14 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (6.48%) Microservices
11 13 (6.02%) Data Analysis
11 13 (6.02%) ETL
11 13 (6.02%) OO
11 13 (6.02%) Open Source
11 13 (6.02%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (43.52%) SQL
2 80 (37.04%) Java
3 51 (23.61%) PL/SQL
4 32 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.19%) C#
6 6 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.85%) COBOL
7 4 (1.85%) Perl
7 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.39%) C
8 3 (1.39%) Python
9 2 (0.93%) C++
9 2 (0.93%) VB
9 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.93%) VB6
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (8.80%) Degree
2 13 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) CIMA
4 1 (0.46%) HND
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PMP
4 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) GDPR
1 13 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.46%) PMO
5 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.46%) Postfix
2 1 (0.46%) Samba
2 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (6.48%) Puppet
2 4 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (0.93%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (8.33%) Informatica
2 16 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.94%) Teradata
4 10 (4.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.70%) IBM
6 5 (2.31%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.31%) Pega
6 5 (2.31%) SAP
6 5 (2.31%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.85%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.85%) VMware
8 3 (1.39%) HP
8 3 (1.39%) Planview
9 2 (0.93%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.93%) CommVault
9 2 (0.93%) EMC
9 2 (0.93%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.93%) NetApp
9 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.93%) Tableau