The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle UPK 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 UPK over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle User Productivity Kit
Rank 99 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% - 0.072%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.70% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £238 £410
% change year-on-year
+110.52% -42.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £162.50 -
Oracle UPK
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
294 277 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.23% 16.71% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 153 131
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1145.90% -15.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Oracle UPK
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle UPK Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle UPK
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle UPK Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle UPK
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Oracle UPK
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) System Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) SAP