Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 173 143
Rank change year-on-year +23 -30 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 35 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.74% 0.21% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.66% 1.06% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 18
Scotland median daily rate £413 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £281 £324 £300
90th Percentile £586 £414 £425
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £411
% change year-on-year -2.97% +6.50% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median hourly rate - - £52.09
UK median hourly rate £56.75 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.71% +9.38% -8.05%

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 956 946 865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.34% 19.80% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 561 466
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £263
90th Percentile £538 £511 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 25
Scotland median hourly rate £14.00 £24.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% -42.86% +68.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £12.77 £10.14
90th Percentile £34.13 £46.41 £52.10
UK median hourly rate £32.49 £30.95 £28.18
% change year-on-year +4.97% +9.83% -6.07%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 January 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 +26 15 £425 - 1
Glasgow -10 12 £538 +53.57% 3
West Lothian +11 7 £288 - 1
Oracle Database 12c
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (97.14%) Oracle Database
3 24 (68.57%) SQL
4 19 (54.29%) PL/SQL
5 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (45.71%) Java
7 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
9 10 (28.57%) Web Services
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (25.71%) Unix
11 8 (22.86%) Migration
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.86%) REST
12 7 (20.00%) Banking
12 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (20.00%) Scrum
12 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) SOAP
13 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (14.29%) Solaris
14 5 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (14.29%) Finance
14 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (14.29%) DevOps

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (97.14%) Oracle Database
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (34.29%) MongoDB
4 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
7 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (5.71%) TKPROF
10 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.86%) Impala
10 1 (2.86%) InfluxDB
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.57%) DbUnit
3 3 (8.57%) JUnit
3 3 (8.57%) Mockito
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) DBA
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 1 (2.86%) Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Agile Tester
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) REST
3 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 4 (11.43%) Angular 2
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
4 4 (11.43%) Spring Integration
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) OC4J
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (2.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Licensing
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Unix
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Tru64
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
3 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) Microservices
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) E-business
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) PL/SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) Clojure
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Grafana
5 1 (2.86%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Informatica
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Tableau
3 1 (2.86%) Delphix
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Open-E
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.86%) Synology
3 1 (2.86%) Talend