The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 232 194 203
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 32 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.05% 6.06% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 16
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£425 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £480 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £369 £405
% change year-on-year
+15.25% -8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £62.65
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
791 660 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.98% 7.75% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 315 375
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £36.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the South East region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -28 19 £463 +23.33% 5
Buckinghamshire - 8 £350 -
Berkshire +4 3 £425 +44.68% 1
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (37.84%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) Finance
4 23 (31.08%) PL/SQL
5 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
5 21 (28.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
7 19 (25.68%) Oracle Database
7 19 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
7 19 (25.68%) UNIX
8 17 (22.97%) Project Management
9 16 (21.62%) WebLogic
9 16 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
10 15 (20.27%) SOA
11 14 (18.92%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (17.57%) VMware
12 13 (17.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (14.86%) Shell Script
13 11 (14.86%) Middleware
13 11 (14.86%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (14.86%) Military
14 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (12.16%) Oracle Payables
15 9 (12.16%) Oracle Receivables
15 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
15 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.16%) SQLPlus
15 9 (12.16%) Oracle Discoverer

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.62%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle 10gAS
3 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.05%) MS Project
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (8.11%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.86%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (12.16%) SQLPlus
3 9 (12.16%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.05%) MS Access
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.76%) Toad
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Military
3 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Back Office
5 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) Billing
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
6 2 (2.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Architect
2 15 (20.27%) DBA
3 13 (17.57%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (17.57%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (10.81%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Project Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Web Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) Middleware
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (5.41%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
3 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.70%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.35%) JPA
6 1 (1.35%) JSP
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.76%) Replication
3 4 (5.41%) Statistics
4 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.35%) DTV
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) UNIX
2 6 (8.11%) HPUX
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 2 (2.70%) AIX
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Project Management
2 15 (20.27%) SOA
3 10 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (12.16%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) PRINCE
7 5 (6.76%) E-business
7 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.41%) CRM
8 4 (5.41%) ERP
8 4 (5.41%) Use Case
8 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.41%) Cash Management
9 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) SQL
2 23 (31.08%) PL/SQL
3 11 (14.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.76%) Korn
4 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.76%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) Perl
5 3 (4.05%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.81%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) COBIT
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (18.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (9.46%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) Primavera
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Siebel
5 2 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.35%) IBM