The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle General Ledger 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 General Ledger 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 General Ledger (Oracle GL)
Rank 131 106 102
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle General Ledger 4 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.46% 1.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.41% 4.64% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 20
Average daily rate £305 £433 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.47% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £513 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
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 General Ledger
England

Oracle General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle General Ledger
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 General Ledger across the North West region.

Oracle General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle General Ledger
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 General Ledger across the North West region.

Oracle General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle General Ledger
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 General Ledger 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -9 4 £305 -35.78% 3
Oracle General Ledger
England

Oracle General Ledger
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 General Ledger 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 General Ledger.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (50.00%) SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (30.00%) SLA
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (20.00%) E-business
10 4 (20.00%) Toad
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (20.00%) Workflow
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax

Oracle General Ledger
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 General Ledger 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 General Ledger. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.00%) MS Access
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) ProC
General
1 19 (95.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Business Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
7 1 (5.00%) OBIEE Developer
7 1 (5.00%) E-Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) E-business
2 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica