The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle FAH 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 FAH over the 3 months to 16 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials Accounting Hub (Oracle FAH)
Rank 214 198 210
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle FAH 1 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 1.22% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 9
Average daily rate £550 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
492 572 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.43% 9.06% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 405 368
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle FAH
London

Oracle FAH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle FAH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle FAH
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 FAH across the City of London region.

Oracle FAH Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle FAH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle FAH 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 FAH.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle FAH 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 FAH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft