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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 23 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 37 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.92% 6.38% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 12.81% 13.81% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 60
Median daily rate £355 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £224 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 242 268 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 46.18% 46.21% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 146 216
Median daily rate £370 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.37% -36.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 36 (46.75%) SQL
2 33 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 26 (33.77%) Java
4 25 (32.47%) Unix
5 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
6 16 (20.78%) Finance
7 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (14.29%) Linux
9 11 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
10 10 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (12.99%) Spring
10 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (12.99%) Web Services
11 8 (10.39%) Scrum
11 8 (10.39%) Migration
11 8 (10.39%) AIX
11 8 (10.39%) JBoss
11 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
11 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
12 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.09%) Windows
12 7 (9.09%) CSS
12 7 (9.09%) VMware
13 6 (7.79%) Middleware
13 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (7.79%) Solaris

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 8 (10.39%) JBoss
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.90%) CICS
4 3 (3.90%) IIS
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.60%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.30%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.60%) PaaS
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) SAN
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) DMZ
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) VLAN
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 11 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (7.79%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.19%) MySQL
7 4 (5.19%) QlikView
8 3 (3.90%) MS Access
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.60%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.30%) HSQLDB
10 1 (1.30%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.29%) DBA
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Designer
8 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.60%) Backup Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Programme Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) AngularJS
1 10 (12.99%) Spring
1 10 (12.99%) Web Services
2 7 (9.09%) CSS
3 6 (7.79%) Angular 2
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
3 6 (7.79%) Middleware
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (6.49%) JSP
5 4 (5.19%) Ext JS
5 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.19%) Kafka
5 4 (5.19%) OC4J
5 4 (5.19%) REST
5 4 (5.19%) Spring Integration
5 4 (5.19%) XML
6 3 (3.90%) iBATIS
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
6 3 (3.90%) MyBatis
6 3 (3.90%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.60%) RIA
4 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Unix
2 11 (14.29%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) AIX
4 7 (9.09%) Windows
5 6 (7.79%) Solaris
6 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.90%) Tru64
8 2 (2.60%) MVS
8 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.30%) HPUX
9 1 (1.30%) SUSE
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (10.39%) Migration
2 8 (10.39%) Scrum
3 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 6 (7.79%) ETL
4 6 (7.79%) SOA
5 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.49%) TDD
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.19%) ERP
6 4 (5.19%) ITIL
6 4 (5.19%) Microservices
6 4 (5.19%) SDLC
6 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.90%) DSDM
7 3 (3.90%) OO
7 3 (3.90%) OOD
7 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.90%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) SQL
2 26 (33.77%) Java
3 14 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.49%) Python
5 4 (5.19%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) COBOL
6 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.60%) C
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
7 2 (2.60%) Jython
7 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Apache Flume
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) KVM
3 1 (1.30%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.30%) RACF
3 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.19%) Data Guard
2 4 (5.19%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (5.19%) logstash
3 3 (3.90%) Ansible
3 3 (3.90%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (3.90%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) VMware
2 6 (7.79%) IBM
3 5 (6.49%) EMC
4 3 (3.90%) AppDynamics
4 3 (3.90%) Dell
4 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.90%) Sybase
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe
5 2 (2.60%) Compuware
5 2 (2.60%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.60%) Infor
5 2 (2.60%) Lotus
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.60%) Siebel
5 2 (2.60%) Veritas
6 1 (1.30%) F5
6 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.30%) PlateSpin
6 1 (1.30%) Sun
6 1 (1.30%) Talend
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