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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 227 191 210
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 30 55 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.61% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.90% 7.95% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £356 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £496 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +303.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +288.88%
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
612 692 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.68% 7.72% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 335 280
Average daily rate £413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £36.90
% change year-on-year
-9.80% -30.89%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Berkshire +7 13 - -
Hampshire -21 8 £375 -16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £463 -1.59%
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £250 - 2
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (53.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (43.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
4 23 (38.33%) SQL
5 22 (36.67%) Oracle EBS
5 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
6 21 (35.00%) Migration
7 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
7 17 (28.33%) UNIX
8 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 15 (25.00%) ERP
8 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (23.33%) Data Migration
9 14 (23.33%) Finance
9 14 (23.33%) Oracle ERP
9 14 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (21.67%) Middleware
10 13 (21.67%) Oracle Fusion
11 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (20.00%) HPUX
11 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 12 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
12 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
12 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (18.33%) E-business
13 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
14 9 (15.00%) Oracle 10gAS
14 9 (15.00%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 6 (10.00%) SAS
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (5.00%) Documentum
7 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (53.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (36.67%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (1.67%) Primavera
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Intranet
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.67%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) DBA
2 14 (23.33%) Consultant
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 12 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
3 12 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (13.33%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (6.67%) Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.33%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Middleware
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Statistics
1 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) UNIX
2 12 (20.00%) HPUX
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) AIX
4 2 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Migration
2 15 (25.00%) ERP
3 14 (23.33%) Data Migration
4 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
5 11 (18.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (18.33%) E-business
6 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 9 (15.00%) SOA
7 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.67%) Project Management
9 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL
11 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.67%) Workflow
11 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 4 (6.67%) Strategic Management
11 4 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (6.67%) ITIL V3
12 3 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
3 15 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) C
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) MCSE
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (1.67%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.67%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.67%) VMware