The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Oracle Applications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 131
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.56% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

Oracle Applications is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 133 122 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 6.96% 4.15% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 86 71
Median daily rate £470 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £421 £425
% change year-on-year +7.01% -1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +67.86% -23.50%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in Scotland

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in Scotland

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Hyperion
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) DMZ

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft