The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 18 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 Lancashire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 46 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.71% - 1.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 23.08% - 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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% -
Business Applications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
13 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.10% 11.00% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 8
Average daily rate £381 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
North West

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Oracle Applications
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) E-business

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle P2P Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HR Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle