The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle UPK 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 UPK over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle User Productivity Kit
Rank 147 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% - 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £230 £410
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -43.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £162.50 -
Oracle UPK
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
704 601 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.05% 15.87% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 343 223
Median daily rate £393 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 28
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -27.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £34.50 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

Oracle UPK
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Oracle UPK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle UPK Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle UPK
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 UPK across the North West region.

Oracle UPK Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle UPK
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 UPK within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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 - 4 £500 -
Merseyside - 4 £538 -
Oracle UPK
England

Oracle UPK
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Testing
4 4 (44.44%) e-Learning
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle iSupplier
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Oracle UPK
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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle iSupplier
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Trainer
2 2 (22.22%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
2 5 (55.56%) Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) System Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos