The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Manchester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 75 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.65% 1.77% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.50 £56.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.89%
Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
129 113 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.30% 10.03% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 92
Average daily rate £375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
Oracle Applications
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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 25 July 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (81.82%) PL/SQL
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
6 10 (45.45%) Finance
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (40.91%) Migration
7 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
8 8 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (36.36%) Data Extraction
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 8 (36.36%) Toad
9 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
9 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
9 7 (31.82%) Data Mapping
9 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
9 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
9 7 (31.82%) Procure-to-pay
9 7 (31.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
10 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
10 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) CTI
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) MS Access
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Toad
2 2 (9.09%) ProC
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) General Ledger
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle HR Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Payroll Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle ADF
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
1 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (31.82%) Data Mapping
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Procure-to-pay
3 7 (31.82%) Asset Management
3 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
4 6 (27.27%) Data Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) E-business
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) PL/SQL
3 6 (27.27%) VBA
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Sage