Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 168 277 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.46% 9.90% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 21.19% 24.67% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 165 115
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £274 £255 £269
90th Percentile £505 £479 £495
Scotland median daily rate £393 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +6.08% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £42.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +3.31% +35.48% -82.78%

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 793 1123 912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 35.23% 40.15% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 565 446
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £420 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +19.83% -6.53%
10th Percentile £251 £263 £213
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.63% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.50 £27.41 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.34% -15.67% +54.76%
10th Percentile £14.49 £11.45 £12.04
90th Percentile £46.08 £49.13 £43.38
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £36.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -20.14% +125.00% -11.11%

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 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 85 (50.60%) SQL
2 55 (32.74%) Finance
3 51 (30.36%) Java
4 42 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 39 (23.21%) PL/SQL
5 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 31 (18.45%) Banking
8 30 (17.86%) Windows
9 26 (15.48%) Linux
9 26 (15.48%) Tomcat
10 25 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (12.50%) Web Services
12 19 (11.31%) JavaScript
12 19 (11.31%) Scrum
12 19 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
13 18 (10.71%) C#
14 17 (10.12%) Migration
15 16 (9.52%) Teradata
15 16 (9.52%) CSS
15 16 (9.52%) Unix
16 15 (8.93%) ETL
16 15 (8.93%) .NET
16 15 (8.93%) Test Automation
16 15 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland
17 14 (8.33%) Relational Database
17 14 (8.33%) Ansible
17 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (8.33%) Data Analysis
17 14 (8.33%) Degree

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 26 (15.48%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.74%) Apache
2 13 (7.74%) SAS
3 12 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.57%) JBoss
5 4 (2.38%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (1.79%) CMS
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.19%) GeoServer
7 2 (1.19%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.60%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (1.19%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.19%) Primavera
3 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.60%) HFM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) DNS
2 1 (0.60%) Firewall
2 1 (0.60%) NAS
2 1 (0.60%) Network Security
2 1 (0.60%) SAN
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 36 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.88%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 13 (7.74%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (7.74%) RDBMS
6 12 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (6.55%) MongoDB
8 10 (5.95%) Big Data
9 8 (4.76%) DB2
9 8 (4.76%) MySQL
9 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (4.17%) GIS
10 7 (4.17%) Informix
11 6 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (2.98%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.98%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (2.98%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Oracle APEX
1 10 (5.95%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.57%) Selenium
4 5 (2.98%) Ant
4 5 (2.98%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.38%) Maven
6 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.79%) ERwin
6 3 (1.79%) JUnit
7 2 (1.19%) DbUnit
7 2 (1.19%) Mockito
7 2 (1.19%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.60%) JIRA
8 1 (0.60%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 55 (32.74%) Finance
2 31 (18.45%) Banking
3 10 (5.95%) Law
4 4 (2.38%) German Language
4 4 (2.38%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.19%) Legal
6 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (34.52%) Developer
2 32 (19.05%) Analyst
3 27 (16.07%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (8.93%) Consultant
4 15 (8.93%) SQL Developer
5 13 (7.74%) Architect
5 13 (7.74%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 11 (6.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (6.55%) PL/SQL Developer
8 10 (5.95%) DBA
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.76%) Database Consultant
11 7 (4.17%) Administrator
11 7 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.17%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.50%) Web Services
2 16 (9.52%) CSS
3 15 (8.93%) .NET
4 12 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.95%) HTML
5 10 (5.95%) J2EE
5 10 (5.95%) React
6 9 (5.36%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.76%) XML
8 7 (4.17%) Backbone.js
8 7 (4.17%) WinForms
9 6 (3.57%) jQuery
9 6 (3.57%) JSP
9 6 (3.57%) Spring
10 5 (2.98%) Ajax
10 5 (2.98%) COM+
10 5 (2.98%) PostGIS
10 5 (2.98%) Servlets
11 3 (1.79%) Ember.js
11 3 (1.79%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.38%) Fintech
6 3 (1.79%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.19%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.19%) NHS
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle Licensing
7 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) PMI
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.86%) Windows
2 26 (15.48%) Linux
3 16 (9.52%) Unix
4 12 (7.14%) Solaris
5 3 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (11.31%) Scrum
3 17 (10.12%) Migration
4 15 (8.93%) ETL
4 15 (8.93%) Test Automation
5 14 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 13 (7.74%) Database Security
7 11 (6.55%) Asset Management
7 11 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.36%) OO
9 8 (4.76%) Analytics
9 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.76%) Database Tuning
9 8 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.17%) Data Architecture
10 7 (4.17%) Matrix Management
10 7 (4.17%) Use Case
10 7 (4.17%) Web Development
11 6 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 85 (50.60%) SQL
2 51 (30.36%) Java
3 39 (23.21%) PL/SQL
4 19 (11.31%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.71%) C#
6 7 (4.17%) Perl
6 7 (4.17%) Python
6 7 (4.17%) VBA
7 5 (2.98%) VB
7 5 (2.98%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.98%) VB6
8 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.60%) Korn
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.38%) ISEB
4 4 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.19%) CIMA
5 2 (1.19%) HND
6 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 14 (8.33%) Ansible
2 8 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (2.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.19%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.19%) Puppet
4 2 (1.19%) SCOM
4 2 (1.19%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.60%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 16 (9.52%) Teradata
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.76%) Informatica
4 7 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 7 (4.17%) Pega
5 5 (2.98%) Hyperion
6 4 (2.38%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.79%) IBM
7 3 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.79%) VMware
8 2 (1.19%) NetApp
8 2 (1.19%) Tableau
9 1 (0.60%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.60%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (0.60%) Open-E
9 1 (0.60%) Planview
9 1 (0.60%) Synology
9 1 (0.60%) Twitter
9 1 (0.60%) webMethods
9 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
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