The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 June 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 36 83 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.51% 11.86% 9.22%
As % of the Vendors category 14.40% 23.85% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 45
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 348 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.28% 49.71% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 188 173
Median daily rate £395 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +129.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Glasgow

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Glasgow

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 37 (54.41%) SQL
2 25 (36.76%) Java
3 23 (33.82%) Unix
4 19 (27.94%) Web Services
4 19 (27.94%) Finance
4 19 (27.94%) Oracle Database
5 15 (22.06%) Windows
6 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
7 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.18%) Scrum
8 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
9 10 (14.71%) Spring
10 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
10 9 (13.24%) Solaris
10 9 (13.24%) Linux
10 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
10 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
11 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (10.29%) REST
12 7 (10.29%) EMC
12 7 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (10.29%) CSS
12 7 (10.29%) MySQL
12 7 (10.29%) VMware
12 7 (10.29%) Migration
12 7 (10.29%) React
12 7 (10.29%) Angular 2
13 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (8.82%) HTML
13 6 (8.82%) IBM

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (7.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.88%) JBoss
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.94%) CMS
4 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.94%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.94%) SAS
4 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.47%) Mule
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.94%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (1.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
1 5 (7.35%) LAN
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
1 5 (7.35%) VLAN
1 5 (7.35%) WAN
2 2 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.24%) RDBMS
2 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (10.29%) MySQL
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (5.88%) MS Access
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (4.41%) QlikView
8 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.47%) Big Data
9 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.47%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) Mockito
4 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
4 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Designer
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Backup Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Business Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) Web Services
2 11 (16.18%) AngularJS
3 10 (14.71%) Spring
4 7 (10.29%) Angular 2
4 7 (10.29%) CSS
4 7 (10.29%) React
4 7 (10.29%) REST
5 6 (8.82%) HTML
6 4 (5.88%) .NET
6 4 (5.88%) Ext JS
6 4 (5.88%) JSP
6 4 (5.88%) Middleware
6 4 (5.88%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.41%) J2EE
7 3 (4.41%) Java EE
7 3 (4.41%) MyBatis
7 3 (4.41%) SOAP
7 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (4.41%) XML
8 2 (2.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Unix
2 15 (22.06%) Windows
3 9 (13.24%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) Solaris
4 5 (7.35%) AIX
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.47%) Tru64
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.18%) Scrum
3 7 (10.29%) Migration
4 6 (8.82%) TDD
5 5 (7.35%) SOA
5 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.88%) SDLC
6 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.41%) Data Extraction
7 3 (4.41%) ETL
7 3 (4.41%) Information Security
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL
7 3 (4.41%) MVC
7 3 (4.41%) Order to Cash
7 3 (4.41%) Process Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) SQL
2 25 (36.76%) Java
3 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 4 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) Groovy
7 2 (2.94%) Jython
7 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) ABAP
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CISSP
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) COBIT
1 3 (4.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.47%) RACF
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.94%) Ansible
3 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (2.94%) logstash
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (1.47%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.47%) Control-M
4 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
4 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) EMC
1 7 (10.29%) VMware
2 6 (8.82%) IBM
3 5 (7.35%) Sybase
4 4 (5.88%) Dell
5 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) Infor
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
7 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.47%) CA
7 1 (1.47%) Informatica
7 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.47%) Talend
7 1 (1.47%) Veritas