The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 81 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.098% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.94% 1.89% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£425 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £421 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 £56.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.89%
Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
72 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.63% 5.19% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 22
Average daily rate £400 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Oracle Applications
Scotland

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the Edinburgh region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (11.11%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) AIX
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft