The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Financials skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Financials over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Financials
Rank 568 511 487
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 88 116 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.08% 2.61% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 64 70
Median daily rate £438 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £320 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +20.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
4229 4444 4949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.17% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 2522 2783
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 42 55
Median hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.60 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £50.20 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle Financials as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Financials within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Financials
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Financials within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -51 77 £438 -2.77% 5
London -36 30 £425 +0.89% 4
South East -8 15 £350 -30.00% 1
East Midlands +20 10 £475 -5.00%
City of London +28 8 £413 -1.19%
West Midlands -6 7 £450 -14.28%
Hampshire -3 4 £450 -0.11%
Berkshire -6 4 £280 -56.92%
North East -44 4 £438 +12.17%
Tyne and Wear -48 4 £438 +12.17%
Cardiff - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 - -
Wales - 4 - -
Yorkshire +11 3 £400 +14.28%
Reading -3 3 £280 -56.92%
East of England -4 3 - -
Essex -6 3 - -
North West -16 3 £389 -26.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -48 3 £438 +12.17%
Witham - 3 - -
Horsham - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Edinburgh -1 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - -
South West -10 1 - -
Scotland -15 1 - -
Manchester -21 1 £380 -27.61%

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Financials.

1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
1 149 (100.00%) Finance
2 72 (48.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 66 (44.30%) Oracle EBS
4 61 (40.94%) Oracle Payables
5 59 (39.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 49 (32.89%) Oracle Receivables
7 43 (28.86%) Oracle Assets
8 38 (25.50%) SQL
9 35 (23.49%) Oracle Cash Management
10 33 (22.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 33 (22.15%) Oracle Applications
11 23 (15.44%) PL/SQL
11 23 (15.44%) Oracle 11i
12 22 (14.77%) General Ledger
13 21 (14.09%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (13.42%) E-business
14 20 (13.42%) ERP
15 18 (12.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 16 (10.74%) Hyperion
16 16 (10.74%) Migration
17 14 (9.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 13 (8.72%) Workflow
18 13 (8.72%) Oracle Workflow
18 13 (8.72%) Banking
18 13 (8.72%) Retail
18 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database
19 12 (8.05%) Cash Management
19 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
19 12 (8.05%) Business Intelligence

Oracle Financials
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.34%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.34%) MQSI
2 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.03%) MS Office
3 5 (3.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 72 (48.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 66 (44.30%) Oracle EBS
3 61 (40.94%) Oracle Payables
4 59 (39.60%) Oracle General Ledger
5 49 (32.89%) Oracle Receivables
6 43 (28.86%) Oracle Assets
7 35 (23.49%) Oracle Cash Management
8 33 (22.15%) Oracle Applications
8 33 (22.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 23 (15.44%) Oracle 11i
10 18 (12.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 12 (8.05%) Oracle AGIS
11 12 (8.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 10 (6.71%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (4.70%) Oracle iProcurement
14 6 (4.03%) Hyperion Planning
15 5 (3.36%) Oracle Retail
16 4 (2.68%) Oracle FAH
16 4 (2.68%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 3 (2.01%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.03%) Taleo
2 1 (0.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) LDAP
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.09%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (4.03%) Essbase
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.67%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.67%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.01%) Toad
3 1 (0.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 149 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (14.77%) General Ledger
3 13 (8.72%) Banking
3 13 (8.72%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) International Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Polish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (30.20%) Consultant
2 44 (29.53%) Oracle Consultant
3 35 (23.49%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 31 (20.81%) Analyst
5 27 (18.12%) Functional Consultant
5 27 (18.12%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 21 (14.09%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 20 (13.42%) Oracle Analyst
8 19 (12.75%) Financial Analyst
9 16 (10.74%) Oracle Financials Analyst
9 16 (10.74%) Project Manager
10 12 (8.05%) Oracle Project Manager
11 10 (6.71%) Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Business Analyst
12 9 (6.04%) DBA
12 9 (6.04%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (5.37%) Functional Analyst
14 7 (4.70%) Architect
15 6 (4.03%) Support Analyst
15 6 (4.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.37%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (4.03%) XML
3 4 (2.68%) EDI
4 3 (2.01%) Middleware
5 1 (0.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
1 2 (1.34%) Data Conversion
1 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
1 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (0.67%) Fintech
2 1 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.03%) Unix
2 5 (3.36%) AIX
3 2 (1.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.42%) E-business
1 20 (13.42%) ERP
2 16 (10.74%) Migration
3 13 (8.72%) Workflow
4 12 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (8.05%) Cash Management
4 12 (8.05%) Procure-to-Pay
4 12 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (7.38%) Data Migration
6 10 (6.71%) Project Management
7 7 (4.70%) ITIL
8 6 (4.03%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.03%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.03%) UML
9 5 (3.36%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (3.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (3.36%) Test Management
10 4 (2.68%) Business Analysis
10 4 (2.68%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.50%) SQL
2 23 (15.44%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.34%) C
4 2 (1.34%) Java
5 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.36%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) ACCA
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB
3 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) CIMA
4 1 (0.67%) CRISC
4 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.01%) GAAP
2 3 (2.01%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SEPA
3 2 (1.34%) COBIT
3 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.74%) Hyperion
3 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.04%) Pegasus
5 3 (2.01%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.34%) ATG
6 2 (1.34%) IBM
6 2 (1.34%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.34%) Retek
6 2 (1.34%) SAP
7 1 (0.67%) Dell
7 1 (0.67%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) Planview
7 1 (0.67%) Progress
7 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.67%) WorldPay