The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 204 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 2 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.26% 0.064%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.37% 3.11% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 3
Average daily rate
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- £431 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £62.65
Oracle Applications
London

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

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
535 610 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.05% 8.45% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 401 493
Average daily rate £475 £468 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £30.82 £14.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.94% -59.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £14.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £18.50 £57.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (40.00%) ERP
6 7 (35.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (30.00%) Tivoli
7 6 (30.00%) MQSeries
7 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (25.00%) Pegasus
8 5 (25.00%) General Ledger
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (25.00%) ETL
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (20.00%) SQLPlus

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (30.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQLPlus
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (10.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (15.00%) Billing
5 2 (10.00%) Back Office
5 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Applications Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Change Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Kindle
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ERP
2 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Cash Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (15.00%) SLA
3 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Pegasus
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects