The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Chester region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank - 23 19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.65% 0.93%
As % of the Business Applications category - 14.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £51.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £51.39 -
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -
Business Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.98% 4.52% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £298 £313 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £51.39 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
Cheshire

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 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle