Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 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.

Oracle Database 12c
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 144 173
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 9 56 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 1.07% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.18% 5.15% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 29 5
Scotland median daily rate £375 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.83% +36.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £321 £306 £328
90th Percentile £388 £577 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -25.13% +10.00% +6.25%

Oracle Database 12c is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 760 1,088 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.22% 20.83% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 625 532
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £576 £538 £506
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Scotland median hourly rate £23.75 £31.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.00% -25.60% -1.18%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.15 £13.65
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £195.00
UK median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £30.95
% change year-on-year -2.31% +5.01% +10.54%

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Oracle Database 12c as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 12c in Scotland

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in Scotland

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in Scotland

Oracle Database 12c
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +15 4 £338 -20.59% 1
Glasgow -14 4 £375 -30.23%
West Dunbartonshire 0 1 £375 -11.76%
Oracle Database 12c
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (22.22%) Data Encryption
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (11.11%) Data Development
7 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
7 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (11.11%) Fintech
7 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

Oracle Database 12c
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DBA
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Encryption
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Development
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle