Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 183 222 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.23% 8.29% 8.47%
As % of the Vendors category 19.16% 23.74% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 130 132
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £263 £228
90th Percentile £588 £501 £450
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% - -
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 955 935 1,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.49% 34.90% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 518 519
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £214 £263 £255
90th Percentile £550 £554 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £23.75 £29.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.74% -18.55% -10.08%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.94 £11.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £49.13
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% -30.56% +135.99%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 89 (48.63%) SQL
2 75 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (33.33%) Finance
4 48 (26.23%) Oracle Database
5 47 (25.68%) Java
5 47 (25.68%) SQL Server
6 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
7 30 (16.39%) MongoDB
7 30 (16.39%) Relational Database
7 30 (16.39%) HTML
7 30 (16.39%) ETL
8 29 (15.85%) PL/SQL
8 29 (15.85%) CSS
9 28 (15.30%) Migration
9 28 (15.30%) Banking
9 28 (15.30%) DevOps
10 27 (14.75%) Spring
11 25 (13.66%) MySQL
11 25 (13.66%) .NET
11 25 (13.66%) React
11 25 (13.66%) Node.js
12 24 (13.11%) JavaScript
12 24 (13.11%) Unix
12 24 (13.11%) RDBMS
13 23 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (12.02%) NoSQL
14 22 (12.02%) HTML5
15 19 (10.38%) Data Modelling
15 19 (10.38%) JIRA
15 19 (10.38%) Microservices

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 (8.20%) Apache
1 15 (8.20%) Confluence
1 15 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.37%) SAS
3 7 (3.83%) JBoss
4 6 (3.28%) WildFly
5 5 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.19%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.09%) IIS
8 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.55%) nginx
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.65%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.19%) thinkFolio
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.09%) HFM
5 2 (1.09%) Markit EDM
5 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.55%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.64%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.09%) Datadog
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Boomi
4 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) npm
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.19%) Firewall
2 2 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.23%) Oracle Database
2 47 (25.68%) SQL Server
3 30 (16.39%) MongoDB
3 30 (16.39%) Relational Database
4 25 (13.66%) MySQL
5 24 (13.11%) RDBMS
6 23 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (12.02%) NoSQL
8 14 (7.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (7.10%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (5.46%) Informix
12 7 (3.83%) DB2
13 6 (3.28%) Base SAS
13 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (2.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 19 (10.38%) JIRA
2 12 (6.56%) JUnit
2 12 (6.56%) Subversion
3 10 (5.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.92%) Maven
5 8 (4.37%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.73%) ProC
7 4 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.64%) Selenium
8 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.64%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.09%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.09%) Hudson
9 2 (1.09%) JMeter
9 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.09%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (33.33%) Finance
2 28 (15.30%) Banking
3 5 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.09%) Billing
5 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.09%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (48.09%) Developer
2 20 (10.93%) Analyst
3 19 (10.38%) DBA
4 18 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (7.65%) Oracle Developer
6 13 (7.10%) Architect
7 12 (6.56%) Administrator
7 12 (6.56%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.56%) SQL Developer
8 11 (6.01%) Ab Initio Developer
9 10 (5.46%) Consultant
9 10 (5.46%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.83%) React Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.28%) Node.js Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Oracle Specialist
11 6 (3.28%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.73%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.94%) AngularJS
2 30 (16.39%) HTML
3 29 (15.85%) CSS
4 27 (14.75%) Spring
5 25 (13.66%) .NET
5 25 (13.66%) Node.js
5 25 (13.66%) React
6 22 (12.02%) HTML5
7 18 (9.84%) CSS3
8 16 (8.74%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (7.10%) XML
10 12 (6.56%) MEAN Stack
11 11 (6.01%) jQuery
12 9 (4.92%) REST
13 8 (4.37%) Java EE
13 8 (4.37%) JSP
13 8 (4.37%) Middleware
13 8 (4.37%) Servlets
14 7 (3.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.73%) User Experience
3 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.19%) iPad
3 4 (2.19%) Replication
3 4 (2.19%) Wiki
4 3 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.09%) NHS
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.55%) Fintech
6 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.55%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.11%) Unix
2 17 (9.29%) Linux
3 9 (4.92%) Solaris
4 5 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.73%) Windows
5 2 (1.09%) AIX
5 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.09%) zOS
6 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.39%) ETL
3 28 (15.30%) DevOps
3 28 (15.30%) Migration
4 19 (10.38%) Data Modelling
4 19 (10.38%) Microservices
5 17 (9.29%) Data Migration
6 15 (8.20%) Functional Testing
6 15 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (8.20%) Scrum
7 14 (7.65%) ETL Development
7 14 (7.65%) Test Automation
8 12 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (6.01%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (5.46%) Database Security
10 10 (5.46%) Database Tuning
10 10 (5.46%) Kanban
10 10 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (5.46%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.46%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (48.63%) SQL
2 47 (25.68%) Java
3 29 (15.85%) PL/SQL
4 24 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.20%) C#
6 9 (4.92%) Python
7 7 (3.83%) Perl
7 7 (3.83%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.73%) PROC SQL
8 5 (2.73%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.64%) VB
10 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.09%) Java 8
10 2 (1.09%) PHP
10 2 (1.09%) VB6
11 1 (0.55%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (3.83%) Degree
2 5 (2.73%) SAS Certification
3 2 (1.09%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.09%) CITP
3 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.46%) GDPR
2 9 (4.92%) QA
3 6 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.64%) PMO
5 1 (0.55%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.64%) Docker
3 2 (1.09%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.28%) Ansible
2 5 (2.73%) Puppet
3 4 (2.19%) Data Guard
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle Flashback
3 4 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.64%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.09%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.09%) Nagios
5 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.09%) Terraform
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.55%) Grafana
6 1 (0.55%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.55%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (7.10%) Ab Initio
2 10 (5.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.46%) Teradata
3 9 (4.92%) Talend
4 8 (4.37%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.83%) IBM
5 7 (3.83%) Informatica
6 4 (2.19%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.19%) CODA
6 4 (2.19%) NetApp
6 4 (2.19%) Planview
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.19%) Vermilion
6 4 (2.19%) VMware
7 3 (1.64%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.64%) Veritas
8 2 (1.09%) Citrix
8 2 (1.09%) Lotus
8 2 (1.09%) Software AG
8 2 (1.09%) webMethods