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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
England / South West
Rank 114 135 142
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 25 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.99% 3.06% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Median daily rate £490 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

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
278 196 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.32% 6.64% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 129 168
Median daily rate £425 £410 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £533 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

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 21 February 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 +14 15 £490 +22.50%
Gloucestershire +2 4 £450 -10.00%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
4 19 (67.86%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (60.71%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (57.14%) ERP
6 16 (57.14%) Hyperion
7 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS R12
8 14 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 14 (50.00%) SQL
8 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (46.43%) Finance
10 9 (32.14%) Unix
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) MS Project
12 5 (17.86%) DMZ
12 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
12 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
13 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
13 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 4 (14.29%) F#
13 4 (14.29%) Test Management
13 4 (14.29%) JIRA
13 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
13 4 (14.29%) HP
13 4 (14.29%) CSS
13 4 (14.29%) VBScript
13 4 (14.29%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) HTML

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 3 (10.71%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (10.71%) Confluence
1 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.57%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DMZ
2 3 (10.71%) AMQP
2 3 (10.71%) VoIP
2 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) dBASE
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.71%) CMake
3 3 (10.71%) GoogleTest
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Valgrind
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) DBA
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ERP
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 4 (14.29%) Test Management
4 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Service Design
6 1 (3.57%) User Stories
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) F#
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 23 (82.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) SRDF
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) Hyperion
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Google
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) VMware