The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle SCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle SCM 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 England 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 Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Rank 557 520 550
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +30
Contract jobs citing Oracle SCM 9 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.21% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £401 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4372 3840 4886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.35% 8.74% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2571 2084 2533
Average daily rate £425 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 73 67
Average hourly rate £26.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.21% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £75.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle SCM
UK

Oracle SCM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle SCM Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle SCM
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle SCM across the England region.

Oracle SCM Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle SCM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle SCM across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Oracle SCM Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle SCM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SCM across the England region.

Oracle SCM Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle SCM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SCM within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -14 2 £475 -
London -36 2 £394 -17.10% 1
East Midlands - - - -
Oracle SCM
UK

Oracle SCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Oracle SCM 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 SCM.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle ASCP
9 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
10 2 (11.11%) ProC
10 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.11%) Workflow
10 2 (11.11%) E-business
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
10 2 (11.11%) SOA
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables

Oracle SCM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle ASCP
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (11.11%) ProC
2 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Consultant
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 8 (44.44%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 6 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
2 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) E-business
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Pegasus
4 1 (5.56%) HP