The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Financials 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 Financials 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 South East 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 Financials
Rank 222 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 28 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.20% 3.33% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 21
Average daily rate £333 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £363 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
666 661 873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.88% 7.90% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 342 433
Average daily rate £400 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% +49.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £27.45 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the South East region.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the South East region.

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Financials
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 Financials within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Surrey -7 9 £333 -16.87%
Hampshire +5 4 £550 +57.14%
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
4 12 (24.49%) MS Project
4 12 (24.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (24.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (24.49%) Project Planning
5 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
5 11 (22.45%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
7 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
7 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) Oracle Assets
8 8 (16.33%) ERP
9 7 (14.29%) ACCA
9 7 (14.29%) CIMA
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (12.24%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
11 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.20%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (8.16%) Hyperion
12 4 (8.16%) Project Management
12 4 (8.16%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (8.16%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (24.49%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (16.33%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
9 1 (2.04%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
9 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 49 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) General Ledger
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 8 (16.33%) Systems Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Finance Systems Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (8.16%) Project Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Project Officer
7 4 (8.16%) Data Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) FMCG
2 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Project Planning
2 10 (20.41%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.33%) ERP
4 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 2 (4.08%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.08%) Cash Management
7 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Content Management
8 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) R
4 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) ACCA
2 7 (14.29%) CIMA
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Hyperion
3 4 (8.16%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos