The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Financials 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 Financials over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Business Applications category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 458 433 355
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -78
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 136 137 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.67% 3.00% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 135
Average daily rate
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£425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
5098 4568 5325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.32% 8.94% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2638 2343 2593
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 76 55
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.25% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.67 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+42.22% -21.73%

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Financials within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -26 110 £425 +2.40% 19
London +9 42 £400 -11.11% 14
East Midlands +12 14 £368 -14.85%
South East -20 11 £425 +23.63% 1
City of London +14 10 £550 +37.50% 5
East of England -21 9 £300 - 2
Yorkshire +10 8 £500 - 1
North East -10 8 £443 -
North West -4 7 £445 -1.11%
Scotland -20 6 £405 -6.57% 1
South West - 6 £516 - 1
Wales -10 5 £325 -21.21%
Hampshire -10 5 £425 -
South Wales -13 5 £325 -21.21%
West Midlands -21 5 £425 -10.52%
Berkshire +5 4 - -
Dorset - 4 £483 -
Croydon - 4 £370 -
Manchester -6 3 £350 -30.00%
Tyne and Wear -19 3 £445 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £300 - 2
Bournemouth - 3 £483 -
Reading +10 2 - -
Birmingham -2 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 2 £443 -
Edinburgh -21 2 £500 -
West Yorkshire +2 1 £500 -
Surrey -9 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £550 -
Cardiff - 1 £315 -

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 274 (100.00%) Oracle
1 274 (100.00%) Finance
2 144 (52.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 105 (38.32%) Oracle Payables
4 102 (37.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 99 (36.13%) Oracle EBS
5 99 (36.13%) Oracle General Ledger
6 78 (28.47%) SQL
7 65 (23.72%) Oracle Reports
8 61 (22.26%) PL/SQL
9 59 (21.53%) Oracle Assets
10 55 (20.07%) Oracle Applications
11 50 (18.25%) ERP
12 45 (16.42%) Oracle Cash Management
13 43 (15.69%) Oracle Forms
14 38 (13.87%) Migration
15 34 (12.41%) Workflow
16 33 (12.04%) Oracle 11i
17 30 (10.95%) Oracle Workflow
17 30 (10.95%) General Ledger
17 30 (10.95%) Oracle iProcurement
18 28 (10.22%) Oracle Database
19 25 (9.12%) XML
19 25 (9.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 24 (8.76%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (8.76%) Test Scripting
21 23 (8.39%) Security Cleared
22 21 (7.66%) Procure-to-pay
22 21 (7.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
22 21 (7.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses

Oracle Financials
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (10.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.55%) MS Project
3 4 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 144 (52.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 105 (38.32%) Oracle Payables
3 102 (37.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 99 (36.13%) Oracle General Ledger
4 99 (36.13%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (21.53%) Oracle Assets
6 55 (20.07%) Oracle Applications
7 45 (16.42%) Oracle Cash Management
8 33 (12.04%) Oracle 11i
9 30 (10.95%) Oracle iProcurement
10 21 (7.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 21 (7.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 14 (5.11%) Oracle ERP
12 11 (4.01%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 9 (3.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 5 (1.82%) Oracle AGIS
14 5 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
14 5 (1.82%) HFM
15 4 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
15 4 (1.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.82%) Internet
2 3 (1.09%) 2G
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.72%) Oracle Reports
2 28 (10.22%) Oracle Database
3 25 (9.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 18 (6.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (4.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.65%) SQLPlus
7 9 (3.28%) Essbase
7 9 (3.28%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.55%) QlikView
10 6 (2.19%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.09%) SQL Server
12 2 (0.73%) OLAP
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 43 (15.69%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (2.55%) JDeveloper
3 5 (1.82%) Selenium
3 5 (1.82%) TestNG
4 4 (1.46%) WebDriver
4 4 (1.46%) Toad
5 3 (1.09%) JIRA
5 3 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.73%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (0.73%) JMeter
6 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
6 2 (0.73%) Subversion
6 2 (0.73%) JUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Developer 2000
7 1 (0.36%) ProC
7 1 (0.36%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 274 (100.00%) Finance
2 30 (10.95%) General Ledger
3 13 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.65%) Retail
5 9 (3.28%) Banking
6 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.19%) Billing
8 3 (1.09%) Local Government
8 3 (1.09%) French Language
9 2 (0.73%) German Language
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (36.50%) Consultant
2 92 (33.58%) Oracle Consultant
3 65 (23.72%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 45 (16.42%) Analyst
5 37 (13.50%) Functional Consultant
5 37 (13.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 35 (12.77%) Developer
7 30 (10.95%) Project Manager
8 29 (10.58%) Oracle Analyst
9 26 (9.49%) Oracle Developer
10 21 (7.66%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
11 13 (4.74%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.74%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.38%) Oracle Financials Developer
13 11 (4.01%) Oracle Technical Consultant
13 11 (4.01%) Oracle Support Analyst
13 11 (4.01%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (3.65%) Systems Manager
14 10 (3.65%) Support Consultant
14 10 (3.65%) E-Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.12%) XML
2 4 (1.46%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (0.73%) EDI
3 2 (0.73%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) FpML
4 1 (0.36%) OLE
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.36%) SOAP
4 1 (0.36%) Web Services
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.36%) WCF
4 1 (0.36%) XSD
4 1 (0.36%) XSLT
4 1 (0.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (1.82%) Data Extraction
1 5 (1.82%) iSeries
2 4 (1.46%) AS400
3 3 (1.09%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.09%) FMCG
3 3 (1.09%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.73%) NHS
4 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.73%) Open Source
5 1 (0.36%) Social Media
5 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.36%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.57%) UNIX
2 5 (1.82%) Linux
3 4 (1.46%) Windows
3 4 (1.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.25%) ERP
2 38 (13.87%) Migration
3 34 (12.41%) Workflow
4 24 (8.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (8.76%) Test Scripting
5 21 (7.66%) Procure-to-pay
6 20 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (6.93%) Cash Management
8 16 (5.84%) Data Migration
9 15 (5.47%) Project Management
10 13 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (4.01%) Change Management
12 10 (3.65%) E-business
12 10 (3.65%) SOA
12 10 (3.65%) ETL
13 9 (3.28%) PRINCE2
14 7 (2.55%) CRM
14 7 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (2.55%) System Testing
15 6 (2.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 78 (28.47%) SQL
2 61 (22.26%) PL/SQL
3 19 (6.93%) Java
4 8 (2.92%) R
5 6 (2.19%) C#
6 5 (1.82%) C
7 4 (1.46%) ActionScript
7 4 (1.46%) VBA
8 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (8.39%) Security Cleared
2 19 (6.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.92%) ACCA
4 7 (2.55%) CIMA
4 7 (2.55%) Degree
4 7 (2.55%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.20%) SLA
2 8 (2.92%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) COREP
4 1 (0.36%) FINREP
4 1 (0.36%) COSO
4 1 (0.36%) Basel II
4 1 (0.36%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 274 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (5.47%) SAP
2 15 (5.47%) Hyperion
3 12 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.01%) Pegasus
5 9 (3.28%) Business Objects
6 7 (2.55%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (2.55%) Cognos
7 5 (1.82%) IBM
7 5 (1.82%) Informatica
8 2 (0.73%) Retek
8 2 (0.73%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.73%) ATG
8 2 (0.73%) Tableau
9 1 (0.36%) Talend
9 1 (0.36%) Northgate
9 1 (0.36%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.36%) CODA
9 1 (0.36%) HP
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