The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 102 77 68
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 5 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.45% 8.39% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Average daily rate £400 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £415
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Oracle Applications
North West

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
204 155 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.19% 10.92% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 92 80
Average daily rate £400 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £586 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (47.37%) Workflow
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) Release Management
9 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
9 3 (15.79%) ITSM
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (10.53%) Informatica
10 2 (10.53%) Solaris
10 2 (10.53%) Unix
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (47.37%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) HFM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (31.58%) Technical Developer
4 5 (26.32%) E-Business Developer
5 4 (21.05%) E-Business Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Business Developer
7 2 (10.53%) DBA
7 2 (10.53%) Environment Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle HRMS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle HRMS Technical Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Payroll Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Workflow
2 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) E-business
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Groovy
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) SmartStream
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas