The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 124 127 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.069% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.35% 0.84% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
276 239 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.80% 8.26% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 102 158
Average daily rate £425 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Average hourly rate £67.00 £17.50 £32.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.85% -46.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -11.55%

Oracle Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Retail
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 Retail across the North West region.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Retail across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Retail 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 Retail.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Transition Management
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) PLM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (14.29%) Retek
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) hybris
5 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft

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

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (14.29%) Zephyr
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Transition Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Transition Management
2 2 (14.29%) PLM
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) System Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Retek
3 1 (7.14%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft