The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Financials 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 Financials over the 3 months to 17 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 West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 119 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 16 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.25% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.63% 2.53% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate £400 £450 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £431 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £503 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - -
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
284 237 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.97% 9.83% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 132 150
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.34% -32.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £13.43 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.39 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the North West region.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Financials across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the North West region.

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 15 £390 - 3
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 18 (43.90%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (31.71%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (21.95%) Workflow
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (17.07%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (14.63%) Change Control
12 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
12 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
13 5 (12.20%) SLA
14 4 (9.76%) ERP
14 4 (9.76%) E-business
14 4 (9.76%) Cash Management
15 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
15 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
15 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
15 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
15 3 (7.32%) Migration
15 3 (7.32%) Oracle HRMS
15 3 (7.32%) Local Government
16 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (31.71%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (24.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (7.32%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Intranet
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Toad
2 1 (2.44%) ProC
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Local Government
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Consultant
2 12 (29.27%) Support Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Oracle Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Applications Support
3 10 (24.39%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Workflow
2 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
3 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
3 6 (14.63%) Change Control
4 4 (9.76%) Cash Management
4 4 (9.76%) E-business
4 4 (9.76%) ERP
5 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) System Testing
7 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Analytics
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Business Objects