The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 55 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.49% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.45% 3.16% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £405
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -10.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £62.65
Oracle Applications
West Midlands

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

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
62 95 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.58% 15.40% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 13
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £650 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Oracle Applications
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle