The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 20 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.24% 5.63% 0.49%
As % of the Business Applications category 62.50% 44.44% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
Average daily rate £425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £444 £414
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Applications
Cheshire

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

Business Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.78% 12.68% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 7
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Local Government
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (42.86%) Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Kofax
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (42.86%) Cash Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) E-business
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (85.71%) Local Government
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Application Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Cash Management
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Kofax