The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Financials skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Financials over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 54 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.87% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.86% 2.33% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £413 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £413 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £473
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Oracle Financials
Wales

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 Wales region.

Business Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
28 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.88% 9.13% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 30
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £436
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £18.37 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+71.52% -26.54%

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Financials
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Financials
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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Cardiff - 1 £315 -
Oracle Financials
Wales

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) iSeries
1 5 (100.00%) TestNG
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) AS400
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source

Oracle Financials
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) TestNG
2 4 (80.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Ant
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iSeries
2 4 (80.00%) AS400
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Informatica