The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 North East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 52 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.41% 0.99% 1.53%
As % of the Business Applications category 20.00% 15.00% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £375 - £531
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 - £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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% -
Business Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
45 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.05% 6.58% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 23
Average daily rate £375 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £306 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £455 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.49 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -22 7 £375 -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) UNIX
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Workflow
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle 10gAS
10 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (31.58%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DBA
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Workflow
1 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) OCP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.26%) Northgate
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Sun