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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
England / North West
Rank 132 127 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 5 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.07% 6.65% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Median daily rate £401 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
-9.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
241 421 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.16% 10.75% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 218 192
Median daily rate £475 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Median hourly rate £21.75 £69.07 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.51% +263.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £52.47 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £69.07 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 3 - - 1
Merseyside +1 2 £401 -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (36.84%) Cash Management
4 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle Cash Management
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) General Ledger
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Data Management
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Workflow
5 6 (31.58%) BDD
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) ERP
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (36.84%) General Ledger
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) DBA
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) E-Business Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Cash Management
2 6 (31.58%) BDD
2 6 (31.58%) Data Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) SFIA
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Hyperion