The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Applications Support role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Apps Support
Rank 589 584 550
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications Support 11 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.022% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £352 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51527 50292 44718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.33% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31396 30820 25579
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2022 2008 2205
Average hourly rate £17.30 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Oracle Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK.

Oracle Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK.

Oracle Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications Support
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
England -7 11 £300 +18.81% 1
London -2 7 £300 -0.41% 1
Croydon - 3 £313 - 1
Leeds - 2 £325 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 2 - -

Oracle Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title 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 with Oracle Applications Support in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (43.75%) UNIX
4 7 (43.75%) Workflow
5 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) ETL
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (12.50%) OpenView
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (12.50%) PVCS
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management

Oracle Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications Support in their job title 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 with Oracle Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (12.50%) PVCS
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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Lawrence Harvey
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Posted: 22 days ago