The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 156 139 117
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 8 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.70% 6.08% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 10
Median daily rate - £425 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
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 West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
296 362 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.32% 9.27% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 168 139
Median daily rate £408 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £30.42 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.30% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £40.92 £37.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.95 £75.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £26.83 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-14.27% -28.43%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Applications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 4 - -
Cheshire -18 3 - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (75.68%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (67.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (56.76%) SQL
5 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
6 19 (51.35%) Workflow
6 19 (51.35%) Finance
6 19 (51.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 18 (48.65%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (48.65%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Discoverer
11 8 (21.62%) ERP
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
13 6 (16.22%) Windows
13 6 (16.22%) Oracle Receivables
13 6 (16.22%) Oracle Cash Management
13 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (16.22%) Local Government
14 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
14 5 (13.51%) Unix

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (67.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.70%) Power BI
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (29.73%) E-Business Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Consultant
5 9 (24.32%) Oracle Team Leader
5 9 (24.32%) Team Leader
5 9 (24.32%) Technical Developer
6 8 (21.62%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle HRMS Developer
8 6 (16.22%) E-Business Team Leader
8 6 (16.22%) Lead Developer
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 5 (13.51%) Applications Developer
9 5 (13.51%) DBA
9 5 (13.51%) E-Business Consultant
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (10.81%) Applications Manager
10 4 (10.81%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Workflow
2 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.62%) ERP
5 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Cash Management
9 2 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) ETL
9 2 (5.41%) ITIL
10 1 (2.70%) E-business
10 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Groovy
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) OCP
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Kofax
3 2 (5.41%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas