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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Apps Support
Rank 579 570 554
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications Support 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £190 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £225 £353
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -36.17%
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
50176 47637 45728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.03% 92.46% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32014 28679 25821
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2025 2106 2605
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications Support within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Oracle Applications Support Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 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 22 December 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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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 -29 7 £375 +36.36% 1
East of England - 3 £400 -
London +13 2 £338 +3.84%
Essex - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Harlow - 1 £350 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £500 -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Linlithgow - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
South East - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Oracle Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Sybase
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Control-M
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (30.00%) Korn
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (20.00%) Back Office
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (20.00%) ION Trading
6 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports

Oracle Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Korn
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Sybase
3 2 (20.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
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