Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Oracle Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 184 193
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.059% 0.046% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.20% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Scotland median daily rate £400 £463 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +39.62% +16.23%
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +6.59% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - -

Oracle Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 705 983 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.98% 22.68% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 610 524
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% - -1.45%
10th Percentile £207 £249 £213
90th Percentile £513 £466 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 34 26
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £28.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.68% +26.30% +48.97%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.95 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.53 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00% +31.58%

Oracle Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Oracle Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Certification in Scotland

Oracle Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Certification in Scotland

Oracle Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Certification in Scotland

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £400 -
Oracle Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification 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 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle Certification
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 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle