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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 153 133 128
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 14 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.097% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.34% 1.24% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
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£419 £290 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.39% -28.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £443 £403
% change year-on-year
-9.60% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - £13.50
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
419 241 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.69% 7.81% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 137 97
Average daily rate £450 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £603 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 12
Average hourly rate £21.64 £67.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.70% +282.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 6 - -
Cheshire - 5 - -
Merseyside -9 1 £413 +42.24%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
4 15 (51.72%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (44.83%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (41.38%) Workflow
7 12 (41.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (37.93%) Finance
9 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
12 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (17.24%) AIX
13 5 (17.24%) UNIX
14 4 (13.79%) E-business
15 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
15 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (10.34%) HP
15 3 (10.34%) HPUX
15 3 (10.34%) Solaris
15 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (10.34%) Oracle General Ledger
15 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
16 2 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
16 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
16 2 (6.90%) Cash Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (41.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (48.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (3.45%) HFM
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) DB2
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (24.14%) DBA
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Business Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Business Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) E-Business Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Life Science
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) AIX
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) HPUX
2 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Workflow
2 4 (13.79%) E-business
3 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Cash Management
3 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
3 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) SmartStream
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
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