The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Workflow 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 Workflow over the 3 months to 24 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 Application Platforms 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Workflow
Rank 123 107 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Workflow 13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 1.88% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Average daily rate £459 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.35% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
- +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.50 -
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
448 426 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.58% 17.63% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 180 305
Average daily rate £330 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 45
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £33.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Oracle Workflow
England

Oracle Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Workflow
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 Workflow across the North West region.

Oracle Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Workflow across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Oracle Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle Workflow
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 Workflow across the North West region.

Oracle Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Workflow
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 Workflow within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire -3 6 £397 +16.33%
Manchester - 5 £520 - 2
Lancashire -28 1 - - 1
Oracle Workflow
England

Oracle Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Workflow 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 Workflow.

1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Workflow
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (59.09%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
6 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
7 9 (40.91%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 8 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (36.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (27.27%) Change Control
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (13.64%) Oracle 11i
12 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
12 3 (13.64%) SLA
12 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (9.09%) E-business

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Workflow 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 Workflow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.55%) SQLPlus
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 8 (36.36%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Workflow
2 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 6 (27.27%) Change Control
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) E-business
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
7 1 (4.55%) MSF
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) GoldenSource
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects