The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Fusion Middleware (OFM)
Rank 131 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Fusion 10 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.50% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate £406 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
824 599 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.52% 25.09% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 372 507
Average daily rate £325 £320 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 37
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Oracle Fusion
England

Oracle Fusion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Fusion across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Oracle Fusion Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Fusion
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 Fusion across the South West region.

Oracle Fusion Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Fusion
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 Fusion across the South West region.

Oracle Fusion Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Fusion
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 Fusion within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -18 2 - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Oracle Fusion
England

Oracle Fusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 8 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) MS Project
4 7 (70.00%) PMI
4 7 (70.00%) PMP
4 7 (70.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
7 2 (20.00%) XQuery
7 2 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Oracle Fusion 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 Fusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) BPEL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) XQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PMP
1 7 (70.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) OCP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft