Period
to 13 November 2018

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 November 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.

Oracle Database 12c
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 173 174
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 54 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.01% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 1.80% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 10
Scotland median daily rate £513 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £281 £328 £225
90th Percentile £577 £500 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.97% +3.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £52.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% -16.69% -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £53.59
% change year-on-year -19.34% -19.03% +84.78%

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 1,081 1,000 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.28% 20.10% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 542 583
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -3.78%
10th Percentile £305 £290 £260
90th Percentile £539 £525 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £43.39 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.10% +3.31% +46.28%
10th Percentile £13.70 £14.62 £9.37
90th Percentile £35.00 £195.00 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £30.75 £28.34
% change year-on-year +5.69% +8.50% +0.10%

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 13 November 2018.

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 13 November 2018. 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
Glasgow +9 35 £538 +53.57% 2
Edinburgh -1 10 £425 - 7
West Lothian - 6 £286 - 1
West Dunbartonshire +5 2 £425 +13.33%
Oracle Database 12c
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, 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 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (98.15%) Oracle Database
3 45 (83.33%) SQL
4 39 (72.22%) PL/SQL
5 35 (64.81%) Oracle Forms
6 34 (62.96%) Java
7 31 (57.41%) MongoDB
8 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (53.70%) Web Services
10 28 (51.85%) NoSQL
10 28 (51.85%) REST
11 27 (50.00%) SOAP
11 27 (50.00%) Microservices
12 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (42.59%) Enterprise Architecture
14 22 (40.74%) Waterfall
14 22 (40.74%) Software Delivery
15 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (22.22%) Degree
17 10 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
17 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
18 9 (16.67%) Decision-Making
19 8 (14.81%) Workshop Facilitation
19 8 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
20 7 (12.96%) Migration
21 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
21 6 (11.11%) Scrum
21 6 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
21 6 (11.11%) Linux

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 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (98.15%) Oracle Database
2 31 (57.41%) MongoDB
3 28 (51.85%) NoSQL
4 20 (37.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
7 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.70%) TKPROF
10 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.85%) Impala
10 1 (1.85%) InfluxDB
10 1 (1.85%) Informix
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 35 (64.81%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.41%) DbUnit
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (7.41%) Selenium
2 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.56%) JUnit
3 3 (5.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.41%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Architect
2 16 (29.63%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (27.78%) Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Digital Architect
6 8 (14.81%) Service Architect
7 7 (12.96%) Senior Architect
7 7 (12.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.26%) DBA
9 4 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle Specialist
11 2 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Tester
12 1 (1.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Web Services
2 28 (51.85%) REST
3 27 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (3.70%) Angular 2
4 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.70%) Spring
4 2 (3.70%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.85%) JSON
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Licensing
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Solaris
3 3 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) Microservices
3 25 (46.30%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (42.59%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (40.74%) Software Delivery
5 22 (40.74%) Waterfall
6 10 (18.52%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 8 (14.81%) Workshop Facilitation
9 7 (12.96%) Migration
10 6 (11.11%) Scrum
10 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 5 (9.26%) Change Control
11 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (9.26%) SDLC
12 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
12 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) SQL
2 39 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 34 (62.96%) Java
4 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.85%) GDPR
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (5.56%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.85%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) Grafana
5 1 (1.85%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Delphix
3 1 (1.85%) Informatica
3 1 (1.85%) NetApp
3 1 (1.85%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (1.85%) Open-E
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.85%) Synology
3 1 (1.85%) Tableau
3 1 (1.85%) Talend