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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 85 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.27% 0.98% 0.76%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.82% 11.36% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £425 £397
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
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
44 88 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.99% 8.66% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 43 17
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £382 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

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 1 May 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 +4 3 - -
Oracle Applications
North West

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (76.47%) Workflow
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle Reports
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
4 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (35.29%) Local Government
6 4 (23.53%) ERP
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (17.65%) Cash Management
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (17.65%) Kofax
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
9 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Data Migration

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 13 (76.47%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (76.47%) 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
1 12 (70.59%) 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
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle HRMS Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Technical 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 Support
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Workflow
2 10 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) 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 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Kofax