The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Financials 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 Financials over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 189 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 10 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.97% 3.31% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £329 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £598 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
507 604 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.74% 8.52% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 430 486
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £32.03 £15.00 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.53% -68.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.87 £12.40 £41.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £32.58 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.76%
Oracle Financials
London

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the City of London region.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Financials across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the City of London region.

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (30.43%) JDeveloper
7 7 (30.43%) SQLPlus
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (30.43%) Workflow
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (30.43%) Procure-to-pay
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (21.74%) ERP
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) XML
9 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
9 4 (17.39%) SOA
9 4 (17.39%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
9 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
9 1 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (30.43%) SQLPlus
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (4.35%) Essbase
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.35%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (30.43%) JDeveloper
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) ProC
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) E-Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) FpML
2 1 (4.35%) XSD
2 1 (4.35%) XSLT
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Workflow
1 7 (30.43%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Basel II
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft