The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Retail skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Retail over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 68 63 74
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.91% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.90% 21.21% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £500 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £350 £428
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.75
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
42 33 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.91% 4.27% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 30
Average daily rate £475 £433 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.82% -13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £178 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £819
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Retail
Berkshire

Oracle Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Retail across the Reading region.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Retail across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Oracle Retail
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Endeca
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

Oracle Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) ATG
2 1 (20.00%) Endeca