The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Financials skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Financials over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 146 107 132
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.43% 4.00% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £474
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%
Oracle Financials
England

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
235 125 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.97% 5.80% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 75 113
Average daily rate £400 £384 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.30% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £8.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -61.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £8.00 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £13.10 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the South West region.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the South West region.

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Financials
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Vacancies
Bristol - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (57.14%) Essbase
4 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Cognos
4 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Solvency II
5 3 (42.86%) VBA
6 2 (28.57%) OLAP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (14.29%) SAP
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Agresso
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (57.14%) Essbase
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Essbase Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle P2P Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Cognos
2 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) CODA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP