The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 56 32 49
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.58% 0.57% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 21.15% 6.45% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£410 £250 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £62.65
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 North East region.

Business Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
52 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.46% 8.78% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 12
Average daily rate £426 £438 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.62% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £354 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -43.49%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 10 £410 +64.00% 1
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (89.29%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
4 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 18 (64.29%) Finance
6 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (53.57%) HP
6 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (53.57%) Oracle Payables
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle Receivables
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle General Ledger
7 13 (46.43%) SLA
7 13 (46.43%) Regression Testing
7 13 (46.43%) Workflow
7 13 (46.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
8 12 (42.86%) Migration
8 12 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
9 11 (39.29%) QA
9 11 (39.29%) General Ledger
10 10 (35.71%) UNIX
11 9 (32.14%) SQL
12 8 (28.57%) Java
12 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
12 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
12 8 (28.57%) Data Management
13 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (46.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (46.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) DBA
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Applications Support
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (46.43%) Workflow
2 13 (46.43%) Regression Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Problem Management
3 12 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 8 (28.57%) Data Management
4 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Document Management
6 4 (14.29%) Content Management
7 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Cash Management
7 3 (10.71%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
2 11 (39.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (10.71%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.71%) Business Objects