The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 359 380 349
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 55 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.39% 2.31% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 25
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£441 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £271 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £403 £408
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 -
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
2297 2210 2533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.44% 8.83% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1389 1466
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 £317 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 15
Average hourly rate £30.82 £17.00 £41.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.29% -58.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £14.50 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.93 £65.00 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 9 £375 +15.38% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
2 75 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (44.17%) SQL
4 52 (43.33%) Oracle EBS
4 52 (43.33%) Finance
5 37 (30.83%) Oracle Receivables
6 35 (29.17%) Oracle Payables
6 35 (29.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 32 (26.67%) PL/SQL
8 30 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
9 27 (22.50%) Migration
10 26 (21.67%) ERP
11 25 (20.83%) Oracle Financials
11 25 (20.83%) Data Migration
12 20 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
13 19 (15.83%) QA
14 18 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (15.00%) T-SQL
15 17 (14.17%) Validation
15 17 (14.17%) Unit Testing
16 16 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
17 15 (12.50%) SOA
17 15 (12.50%) Linux
17 15 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
17 15 (12.50%) Oracle Database
18 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
18 14 (11.67%) Middleware
19 12 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 12 (10.00%) E-business

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.67%) Liferay
5 2 (1.67%) Confluence
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Office
1 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 75 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 52 (43.33%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (30.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 35 (29.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 35 (29.17%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
6 25 (20.83%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
8 12 (10.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle SCM
13 2 (1.67%) Oracle Payroll
13 2 (1.67%) Oracle ASCP
14 1 (0.83%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 18 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (4.17%) SQLPlus
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (1.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.83%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.50%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.67%) ProC
4 2 (1.67%) Subversion
4 2 (1.67%) JIRA
4 2 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.67%) FishEye
5 1 (0.83%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.83%) Toad
General
1 52 (43.33%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Banking
3 8 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 7 (5.83%) Back Office
5 3 (2.50%) Billing
6 2 (1.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.83%) Hungarian Language
7 1 (0.83%) Latvian Language
7 1 (0.83%) Lithuanian Language
7 1 (0.83%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.83%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Consultant
2 27 (22.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 16 (13.33%) DBA
3 16 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (12.50%) Analyst
5 14 (11.67%) Developer
6 13 (10.83%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 11 (9.17%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Migration Consultant
7 11 (9.17%) Data Consultant
7 11 (9.17%) Data Migration Consultant
8 9 (7.50%) Change Manager
9 7 (5.83%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle Analyst
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle Project Manager
10 6 (5.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 6 (5.00%) Architect
10 6 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (4.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 5 (4.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.67%) Middleware
2 11 (9.17%) XML
3 6 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (4.17%) J2EE
5 4 (3.33%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.50%) Web Services
6 3 (2.50%) WSDL
7 2 (1.67%) EDI
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (1.67%) Spring
7 2 (1.67%) HTML
7 2 (1.67%) .NET
8 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.83%) CSS
8 1 (0.83%) XSD
8 1 (0.83%) DOM
8 1 (0.83%) XSLT
8 1 (0.83%) JSF
8 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (2.50%) Kindle
2 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.83%) Clustering
3 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.50%) Linux
2 10 (8.33%) UNIX
3 8 (6.67%) Windows
3 8 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.50%) Migration
2 26 (21.67%) ERP
3 25 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 17 (14.17%) Unit Testing
4 17 (14.17%) Validation
5 15 (12.50%) SOA
6 12 (10.00%) ETL
6 12 (10.00%) E-business
7 11 (9.17%) Change Management
7 11 (9.17%) Business Transformation
8 9 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (6.67%) CRM
10 7 (5.83%) Workflow
10 7 (5.83%) Project Management
10 7 (5.83%) Procure-to-pay
11 6 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.00%) Cash Management
11 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) SQL
2 32 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 18 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.50%) Java
5 5 (4.17%) C#
5 5 (4.17%) R
6 4 (3.33%) VB
7 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 3 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CISSP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) OCP
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.83%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.83%) QA
2 6 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.67%) CODA
4 7 (5.83%) Pegasus
4 7 (5.83%) Informatica
4 7 (5.83%) Talend
5 5 (4.17%) SAP
6 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (1.67%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.67%) Cognos
8 2 (1.67%) F5
8 2 (1.67%) VMware
9 1 (0.83%) BroadVision
9 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.83%) webMethods
9 1 (0.83%) NetApp
9 1 (0.83%) Retek