The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Consultant role 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Consultant
Rank 90 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.069% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.072% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1456 1394 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.41% 95.54% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 795 668
Average daily rate £400 £373 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 31
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Consultant in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title 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 with Oracle Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Taleo
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) E-business
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Billing
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) BPEL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Oracle Consultant in their job title 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 with Oracle Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) GAP Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-business
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter