The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 57 53 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 13 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.41% 1.86% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 26.53% 17.95% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Average daily rate £453 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Applications
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
49 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.30% 10.34% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 33
Average daily rate £406 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
Crewe -1 7 - -
Chester -4 6 £453 +0.55%
Oracle Applications
North West

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (82.35%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (70.59%) Workflow
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (70.59%) PL/SQL
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (58.82%) Finance
6 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) Local Government
8 5 (29.41%) ERP
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (17.65%) Cash Management
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (17.65%) Kofax
11 2 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
12 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
12 1 (5.88%) Data Migration

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (70.59%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Team Leader
2 9 (52.94%) Team Leader
3 8 (47.06%) E-Business Developer
4 6 (35.29%) E-Business Team Leader
4 6 (35.29%) Lead Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle HRMS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Application Support Team Leader
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Support
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Workflow
2 9 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) E-business
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) PL/SQL
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Kofax