The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
England / South West
Rank 109 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 21 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.17% 0.46%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.30% 2.49% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £490 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £425 £445
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
253 201 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.97% 6.87% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 138 155
Median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 £40.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Oracle Applications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +16 15 £490 +22.50%
Gloucestershire -1 1 £450 -10.00%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
3 19 (79.17%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (66.67%) ERP
4 16 (66.67%) Hyperion
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (54.17%) Finance
7 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) Unix
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (33.33%) MS Project
10 5 (20.83%) DMZ
11 4 (16.67%) F#
11 4 (16.67%) Test Management
11 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
11 4 (16.67%) C#
11 4 (16.67%) HP
11 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
11 4 (16.67%) VBScript
11 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
13 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
13 2 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DBA
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Hyperion Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) OBIEE Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ERP
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.67%) Test Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) F#
2 4 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (8.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (66.67%) Hyperion
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) EMC