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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 175 202 188
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 11 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.44% 2.82% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Average daily rate
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£419 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.84% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £263 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £388 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £51.39
% change year-on-year
- +2.15%
Oracle Applications
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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
451 497 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.28% 7.71% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 358 411
Average daily rate £500 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.37% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £16.32 £50.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.36% +316.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £15.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.86 £55.00 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%

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 20 April 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (31.25%) Middleware
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) C
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) OLAP
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) OLTP
5 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (25.00%) OCP
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 4 (25.00%) OLTP
2 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) OLAP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Toad
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DBA
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (12.50%) SWIFT
2 2 (12.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Database Security
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) OCP
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
4 1 (6.25%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio