The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 245 174 228
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +54
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 4 50 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.59% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.55% 8.03% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 6
Average daily rate
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£575 £425 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +15.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £425 £368
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +15.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
727 623 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.90% 7.33% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 293 422
Average daily rate £405 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £62.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Oracle Retail
England

Oracle Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Retail
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 Retail across the South East region.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) JSP
3 3 (21.43%) Struts
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 3 (21.43%) Back Office
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Siebel
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (7.14%) Retek
5 1 (7.14%) MOM

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 14 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) Struts
2 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) HPUX
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
2 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.14%) Retek
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca
3 1 (7.14%) Unica
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects