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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 88 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 8 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 1.34% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.37% 10.67% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £397 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -6.58%
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%
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
149 178 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.14% 12.55% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 83 37
Average daily rate £450 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £535 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +99.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%

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 17 April 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) SOA
7 5 (26.32%) Informatica
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (21.05%) CRM
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.79%) UNIX
9 3 (15.79%) AIX
9 3 (15.79%) Solaris
9 3 (15.79%) Middleware
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Financial Analyzer

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Local Government
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (31.58%) DBA
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) OBIEE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Life Science
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) AIX
1 3 (15.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) PL/SQL
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) SAP