The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 486 403 425
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 114 205 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.55% 4.20% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 83 50
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£450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £311 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £544 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.99% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +288.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +288.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4467 4876 4501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 9.05% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2523 2581 2277
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 79
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.61 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.96% -16.66%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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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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 -71 110 £450 +3.44% 19
London -32 37 £425 -5.55% 7
South East -51 28 £475 +5.55% 3
North West -16 17 £500 +29.53% 6
Berkshire +5 13 - - 1
Reading - 13 - -
Cheshire 0 12 £463 +16.49% 1
Crewe - 10 - -
West Midlands +8 8 £525 - 1
Hampshire -27 7 £448 -0.55% 1
South West -7 6 £400 -5.88% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 6 £450 +5.63%
North East -26 6 £450 +5.63%
Tyne and Wear -27 6 £450 +5.63%
East of England - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 5 £475 +11.76%
Milton Keynes -10 5 £475 +6.14%
City of London -13 5 £388 +3.33% 5
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Solihull - 5 - -
Gosport +9 4 £575 -
Gloucestershire -11 4 £475 +52.00% 1
Cheltenham -6 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £500 -
Lancashire +6 2 £500 +29.03%
Swindon +3 2 £325 -23.52%
Wiltshire +2 2 £325 -23.52%

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 262 (100.00%) Oracle
2 143 (54.58%) Oracle EBS
3 131 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 113 (43.13%) SQL
5 97 (37.02%) PL/SQL
6 95 (36.26%) Finance
7 87 (33.21%) Oracle Database
8 72 (27.48%) Security Cleared
9 67 (25.57%) Oracle Reports
10 66 (25.19%) SC Cleared
11 61 (23.28%) Oracle Forms
12 60 (22.90%) Workflow
12 60 (22.90%) Oracle Workflow
13 58 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
14 56 (21.37%) Oracle Database 11g
15 46 (17.56%) Migration
15 46 (17.56%) UNIX
16 44 (16.79%) ERP
17 40 (15.27%) Oracle General Ledger
18 39 (14.89%) Oracle RAC
19 36 (13.74%) WebLogic
20 33 (12.60%) Linux
21 32 (12.21%) Oracle Database 10g
21 32 (12.21%) Oracle Fusion
22 31 (11.83%) Oracle Payables
23 28 (10.69%) Oracle Receivables
24 27 (10.31%) Middleware
24 27 (10.31%) SOA
25 26 (9.92%) Oracle Financials
25 26 (9.92%) Oracle Discoverer

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (22.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 36 (13.74%) WebLogic
3 13 (4.96%) Oracle 10gAS
4 11 (4.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (3.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 8 (3.05%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (2.29%) SAS
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.15%) Documentum
9 3 (1.15%) Apache
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.38%) IIS
11 1 (0.38%) JBoss
11 1 (0.38%) Lync
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.91%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.76%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 143 (54.58%) Oracle EBS
2 131 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (15.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 31 (11.83%) Oracle Payables
5 28 (10.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 26 (9.92%) Oracle Financials
6 26 (9.92%) Oracle ERP
7 18 (6.87%) Oracle HRMS
8 13 (4.96%) Oracle 11i
9 12 (4.58%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (4.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (4.20%) Oracle iProcurement
10 11 (4.20%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (3.05%) Oracle TCA
12 5 (1.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 5 (1.91%) Oracle Payroll
12 5 (1.91%) Oracle iStore
13 4 (1.53%) Hyperion Enterprise
14 3 (1.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 3 (1.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) Taleo
2 2 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.67%) Intranet
1 7 (2.67%) Internet
2 6 (2.29%) SAN
3 2 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) VPN
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) Firewall
4 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (33.21%) Oracle Database
2 67 (25.57%) Oracle Reports
3 56 (21.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (12.21%) Oracle Database 10g
5 26 (9.92%) Oracle Discoverer
5 26 (9.92%) Oracle BI EE
6 20 (7.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 11 (4.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.91%) OLTP
10 5 (1.91%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (1.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.53%) OLAP
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 61 (23.28%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.05%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.53%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.15%) JDeveloper
5 2 (0.76%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.76%) Toad
5 2 (0.76%) Subversion
6 1 (0.38%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.38%) JConsole
General
1 95 (36.26%) Finance
2 22 (8.40%) General Ledger
3 10 (3.82%) Retail
4 7 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.91%) Banking
5 5 (1.91%) Billing
6 4 (1.53%) Legal
6 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Advertising
7 3 (1.15%) Local Government
8 2 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (24.81%) DBA
2 59 (22.52%) Developer
3 57 (21.76%) Consultant
4 56 (21.37%) Oracle DBA
4 56 (21.37%) Oracle Consultant
5 45 (17.18%) Oracle Developer
6 42 (16.03%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 31 (11.83%) Functional Consultant
8 30 (11.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 19 (7.25%) ERP Consultant
10 18 (6.87%) Analyst
11 13 (4.96%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.58%) Business Developer
12 12 (4.58%) Administrator
13 11 (4.20%) Architect
14 10 (3.82%) Oracle Technical Consultant
15 9 (3.44%) Technical Consultant
16 8 (3.05%) Oracle Applications Developer
16 8 (3.05%) Oracle Project Manager
16 8 (3.05%) Oracle P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 27 (10.31%) Middleware
3 21 (8.02%) XML
4 9 (3.44%) Web Services
5 2 (0.76%) .NET
5 2 (0.76%) J2EE
5 2 (0.76%) JSP
6 1 (0.38%) HTML
6 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.38%) Java EE
6 1 (0.38%) Drools
6 1 (0.38%) JMS
6 1 (0.38%) JRockit
6 1 (0.38%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.49%) Clustering
2 9 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.44%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.67%) Statistics
4 5 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.15%) Life Science
5 3 (1.15%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.15%) Replication
6 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) PKI
7 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.38%) GIS
7 1 (0.38%) FMCG
7 1 (0.38%) iPad
7 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.56%) UNIX
2 33 (12.60%) Linux
3 17 (6.49%) Windows
4 16 (6.11%) HPUX
5 9 (3.44%) Solaris
6 7 (2.67%) AIX
7 6 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.53%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.90%) Workflow
2 58 (22.14%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (17.56%) Migration
4 44 (16.79%) ERP
5 27 (10.31%) SOA
6 26 (9.92%) Data Migration
7 24 (9.16%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (8.78%) E-business
9 19 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (7.25%) PRINCE2
10 18 (6.87%) Configuration Management
10 18 (6.87%) Project Management
11 16 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (5.73%) ITIL
12 15 (5.73%) CRM
13 12 (4.58%) Load Balancing
13 12 (4.58%) Problem Management
14 11 (4.20%) Incident Management
15 10 (3.82%) Procure-to-pay
16 9 (3.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 113 (43.13%) SQL
2 97 (37.02%) PL/SQL
3 21 (8.02%) Shell Script
4 20 (7.63%) Java
5 6 (2.29%) C
6 2 (0.76%) C#
6 2 (0.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.38%) C++
7 1 (0.38%) Perl
7 1 (0.38%) Ruby
7 1 (0.38%) VB
7 1 (0.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 66 (25.19%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.96%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.29%) MCITP
4 6 (2.29%) Degree
4 6 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.29%) MCSE
4 6 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.91%) OCP
5 5 (1.91%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.38%) ACCA
7 1 (0.38%) CISM
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB
7 1 (0.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) CITP
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.44%) SLA
2 8 (3.05%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 39 (14.89%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.53%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 21 (8.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (6.87%) Data Guard
3 16 (6.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.38%) logstash
4 1 (0.38%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 262 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (6.11%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.20%) Hyperion
4 10 (3.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.44%) HP
6 7 (2.67%) Pegasus
7 5 (1.91%) Informatica
7 5 (1.91%) VMware
8 4 (1.53%) NetApp
8 4 (1.53%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.15%) Siebel
9 3 (1.15%) Sun
10 2 (0.76%) Citrix
10 2 (0.76%) IBM
11 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.38%) BT
11 1 (0.38%) OpenText
11 1 (0.38%) Cisco
11 1 (0.38%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.38%) Lumesse
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