The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Oracle Spatial skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Spatial over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Spatial
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 126 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.039% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.47% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £339 £400
% change year-on-year +15.12% -15.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Spatial is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 273 470 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.56% 18.27% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 287 238
Median daily rate £358 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% +0.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.18% -31.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £16.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Oracle Spatial
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Oracle Spatial as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Spatial in Scotland

Oracle Spatial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Spatial in Scotland

Oracle Spatial
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 Spatial within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +22 4 £425 +34.92%
Oracle Spatial
UK

Oracle Spatial
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Spatial 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle Spatial.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) ETL Development
2 3 (75.00%) Pentaho
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) CGI
4 1 (25.00%) GIS
4 1 (25.00%) ESRI
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) QGIS
4 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
4 1 (25.00%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis

Oracle Spatial
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) GeoServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) QGIS
2 1 (25.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Pentaho Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ESRI