Period
to 16 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 217 236 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.44% 8.14% 8.49%
As % of the Vendors category 22.44% 24.03% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 142 131
Edinburgh median daily rate £424 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +13.93% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £269 £260
90th Percentile £588 £538 £445
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £52.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% -16.69% -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £42.00
% change year-on-year -19.34% +3.31% -

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 967 982 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.16% 33.87% 41.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 548 480
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +53.85% +34.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £13.15
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £52.07
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -31.37% +39.73% +25.82%

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 November 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 November 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.

1 102 (47.00%) SQL
2 82 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (31.34%) Finance
4 65 (29.95%) SQL Server
5 59 (27.19%) Oracle Database
6 50 (23.04%) Java
7 47 (21.66%) ETL
8 46 (21.20%) Unix
8 46 (21.20%) Migration
9 43 (19.82%) AngularJS
10 42 (19.35%) MongoDB
11 41 (18.89%) DevOps
11 41 (18.89%) HTML
12 40 (18.43%) CSS
13 39 (17.97%) Banking
14 38 (17.51%) React
15 34 (15.67%) Relational Database
15 34 (15.67%) JavaScript
16 33 (15.21%) Linux
17 31 (14.29%) MySQL
17 31 (14.29%) NoSQL
18 30 (13.82%) Data Warehouse
19 29 (13.36%) RDBMS
20 28 (12.90%) .NET
20 28 (12.90%) Node.js
20 28 (12.90%) HTML5
21 27 (12.44%) PL/SQL
22 25 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
22 25 (11.52%) CSS3
22 25 (11.52%) Test Automation

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 15 (6.91%) Apache
2 8 (3.69%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.23%) JBoss
4 6 (2.76%) SAS
5 5 (2.30%) Confluence
6 4 (1.84%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.84%) IIS
6 4 (1.84%) WildFly
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.92%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.84%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.84%) SaaS
4 3 (1.38%) Datadog
4 3 (1.38%) GitHub
4 3 (1.38%) IaaS
5 2 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) Boomi
6 1 (0.46%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) Firewall
1 3 (1.38%) SAN
2 1 (0.46%) Calico
2 1 (0.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.46%) Network Security
2 1 (0.46%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (29.95%) SQL Server
2 59 (27.19%) Oracle Database
3 42 (19.35%) MongoDB
4 34 (15.67%) Relational Database
5 31 (14.29%) MySQL
5 31 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 30 (13.82%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (13.36%) RDBMS
8 21 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (7.37%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (5.99%) Informix
11 13 (5.99%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (5.07%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (3.23%) DB2
15 6 (2.76%) Base SAS
15 6 (2.76%) Data Mining
16 5 (2.30%) Hadoop
16 5 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 17 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.91%) JUnit
2 15 (6.91%) Subversion
3 14 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (4.15%) Maven
5 8 (3.69%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.69%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (3.23%) Hudson
6 7 (3.23%) JIRA
7 6 (2.76%) ProC
8 4 (1.84%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.84%) ERwin
8 4 (1.84%) Selenium
8 4 (1.84%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.38%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.38%) IBM UrbanCode
9 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.38%) Zephyr
General
1 68 (31.34%) Finance
2 39 (17.97%) Banking
3 16 (7.37%) Retail
4 7 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (52.53%) Developer
2 30 (13.82%) Full Stack Developer
3 23 (10.60%) DBA
4 21 (9.68%) Ab Initio Developer
5 18 (8.29%) Java Developer
6 15 (6.91%) Analyst
7 14 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
8 12 (5.53%) Administrator
8 12 (5.53%) Architect
9 11 (5.07%) React Developer
9 11 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.07%) SQL Developer
10 10 (4.61%) Node.js Developer
11 9 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.69%) PL/SQL Developer
12 8 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 7 (3.23%) Consultant
13 7 (3.23%) HTML Developer
14 6 (2.76%) Data Analyst
14 6 (2.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.82%) AngularJS
2 41 (18.89%) HTML
3 40 (18.43%) CSS
4 38 (17.51%) React
5 28 (12.90%) .NET
5 28 (12.90%) HTML5
5 28 (12.90%) Node.js
6 25 (11.52%) CSS3
7 24 (11.06%) Spring
8 23 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 20 (9.22%) MEAN Stack
10 13 (5.99%) jQuery
11 12 (5.53%) XML
12 10 (4.61%) Sass
12 10 (4.61%) Thymeleaf
13 9 (4.15%) Middleware
14 7 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (3.23%) Servlets
15 6 (2.76%) ASP.NET
15 6 (2.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.61%) User Experience
4 6 (2.76%) Clustering
4 6 (2.76%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.30%) Oracle Licensing
5 5 (2.30%) Replication
5 5 (2.30%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.84%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.92%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) Fintech
9 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.20%) Unix
2 33 (15.21%) Linux
3 14 (6.45%) Solaris
4 10 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.15%) Windows
6 4 (1.84%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.92%) AIX
8 2 (0.92%) HPUX
8 2 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (37.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.66%) ETL
3 46 (21.20%) Migration
4 41 (18.89%) DevOps
5 25 (11.52%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (11.52%) Test Automation
6 23 (10.60%) Microservices
7 22 (10.14%) Functional Testing
8 20 (9.22%) Data Integration
8 20 (9.22%) Data Migration
8 20 (9.22%) Data Modelling
9 18 (8.29%) Scrum
10 16 (7.37%) TDD
11 15 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.91%) ETL Development
12 14 (6.45%) Front End Development
12 14 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.99%) Database Security
13 13 (5.99%) Database Tuning
14 12 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 102 (47.00%) SQL
2 50 (23.04%) Java
3 34 (15.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.44%) PL/SQL
5 17 (7.83%) C#
6 16 (7.37%) Shell Script
7 15 (6.91%) Python
8 14 (6.45%) Perl
9 5 (2.30%) PROC SQL
9 5 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.84%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.38%) PHP
11 3 (1.38%) VB
12 2 (0.92%) C
12 2 (0.92%) Java 8
12 2 (0.92%) Java 9
12 2 (0.92%) VB6
13 1 (0.46%) BeanShell
13 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.46%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (2.30%) SAS Certification
2 4 (1.84%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.46%) CITP
4 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.22%) QA
2 8 (3.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.76%) GDPR
5 5 (2.30%) PMO
6 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.46%) EMIR
System Software
1 8 (3.69%) Docker
2 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (4.15%) Ansible
2 6 (2.76%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.84%) Puppet
4 3 (1.38%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.38%) Nagios
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.46%) Grafana
6 1 (0.46%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (10.60%) Ab Initio
2 22 (10.14%) Teradata
3 13 (5.99%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.53%) Talend
5 11 (5.07%) IBM
6 10 (4.61%) Informatica
7 9 (4.15%) VMware
8 6 (2.76%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.30%) NetApp
9 5 (2.30%) Planview
9 5 (2.30%) Vermilion
10 4 (1.84%) Avaya
10 4 (1.84%) Google
10 4 (1.84%) Verint
11 3 (1.38%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.38%) CA
11 3 (1.38%) Cisco
11 3 (1.38%) Micro Focus
11 3 (1.38%) New Relic
11 3 (1.38%) Splunk