The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Consultant role 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Consultant
Rank 142 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Consultant 9 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.067% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.070% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £425 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £425 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £505
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2783 2848 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.23% 95.54% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1531 1312
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 100 72
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Oracle Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle Consultant
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 Consultant within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 4 £400 -
Aberdeen - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
Oracle Consultant
UK

Oracle Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) Billing
5 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 4 (28.57%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (21.43%) Taleo
8 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) E-business
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 1 (7.14%) BPMN
10 1 (7.14%) BPEL
10 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle ASCP
10 1 (7.14%) Banking

Oracle Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (42.86%) Billing
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) E-business
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) BPEL
6 1 (7.14%) BPMN
6 1 (7.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter