The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 104 108 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 24 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.79% 4.76% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
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£340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Applications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
174 168 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.16% 6.83% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 81
Average daily rate £400 £400 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £165.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.60 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+79.02% -45.86%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the Scotland region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
West Lothian - - - -
Oracle Applications
UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (48.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (40.00%) SOA
5 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) R
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (22.86%) Workflow
8 7 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (20.00%) E-business
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (17.14%) Migration
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle HRMS
10 5 (14.29%) HP
10 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 5 (14.29%) Linux
10 5 (14.29%) ERP
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
11 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
11 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
11 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (22.86%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (48.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle HRMS
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Consultant
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (14.29%) DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.86%) Java EE 5
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) SOA
2 8 (22.86%) Workflow
3 7 (20.00%) E-business
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.86%) BPEL
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) R
3 7 (20.00%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB
4 4 (11.43%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss