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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 156 134 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 8 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.45% 4.79% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Median daily rate - £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.11% -
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
327 313 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.38% 8.38% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 154 149
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
Median hourly rate £47.33 £60.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +60.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

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 30 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 -8 5 - - 1
Cheshire -12 3 - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (78.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (65.22%) PL/SQL
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (56.52%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (56.52%) Workflow
5 13 (56.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (47.83%) Finance
8 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
10 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
10 6 (26.09%) Unix
10 6 (26.09%) Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
11 5 (21.74%) Data Guard
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Windows
11 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
11 5 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (17.39%) Oracle Payables

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 13 (56.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (78.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle Developer
2 8 (34.78%) E-Business Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle Team Leader
3 7 (30.43%) Team Leader
4 6 (26.09%) E-Business Team Leader
4 6 (26.09%) Lead Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle HRMS Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) DBA
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared DBA
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Grails
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Workflow
2 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
4 6 (26.09%) Database Tuning
4 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Cash Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) PL/SQL
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) OCP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Kofax
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas