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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 267 239 211
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 11 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.64% 3.83% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 23
Average daily rate £425 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
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
669 653 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.94% 6.56% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 398 411
Average daily rate £441 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 11
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% -65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

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
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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 6 £431 +11.29%
Berkshire +10 3 £450 - 1
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Replication
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (15.79%) OCP
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Security Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) ICT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) ICT Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) HR Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Database Security
4 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) E-business
5 1 (5.26%) Human Factors
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) OCP
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Informatica
2 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.26%) Hyperion