The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Procure-to-Pay (Oracle P2P)
Rank 553 467 509
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +42
Contract jobs citing Oracle Procure-to-Pay 34 77 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 1.78% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 51 43
Average daily rate £393 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £353 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4825 4317 5606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 9.05% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2739 2206 2779
Average daily rate £425 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 78
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £63.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Procure-to-Pay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Procure-to-Pay within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Procure-to-Pay Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Procure-to-Pay Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Procure-to-Pay within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -125 29 £400 -8.04% 4
North West -10 8 £333 +10.83% 1
London -43 8 £481 +4.33% 2
Manchester - 7 £340 - 1
City of London -17 2 - -
North East -26 1 £375 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £375 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £375 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay.

1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (92.54%) Procure-to-pay
3 46 (68.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (56.72%) Finance
5 30 (44.78%) Oracle Payables
6 28 (41.79%) SQL
7 25 (37.31%) PL/SQL
8 22 (32.84%) ERP
8 22 (32.84%) Oracle EBS
9 20 (29.85%) Oracle Receivables
9 20 (29.85%) Oracle General Ledger
10 18 (26.87%) Oracle Applications
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (22.39%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (20.90%) Oracle Financials
12 14 (20.90%) Workflow
12 14 (20.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 14 (20.90%) Oracle Workflow
13 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
14 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
14 11 (16.42%) UNIX
14 11 (16.42%) XML
14 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
15 10 (14.93%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (14.93%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
16 9 (13.43%) Oracle Cash Management
17 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
17 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared

Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Procure-to-Pay 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 Procure-to-Pay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 46 (68.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (44.78%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (32.84%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (29.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 20 (29.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 18 (26.87%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (22.39%) Oracle ERP
7 14 (20.90%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (14.93%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (13.43%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (11.94%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (8.96%) Oracle SCM
12 5 (7.46%) Oracle Assets
13 3 (4.48%) Oracle HRMS
13 3 (4.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 2 (2.99%) Oracle Manufacturing
15 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
4 10 (14.93%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (11.94%) SQLPlus
6 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (7.46%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.99%) ProC
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.46%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Back Office
5 3 (4.48%) Front Office
5 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.48%) Local Government
6 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Consultant
2 33 (49.25%) Oracle Consultant
3 17 (25.37%) Functional Consultant
4 14 (20.90%) Analyst
5 12 (17.91%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 10 (14.93%) Business Analyst
7 9 (13.43%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 8 (11.94%) Business Consultant
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle P2P Consultant
9 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
9 7 (10.45%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (8.96%) E-Business Consultant
11 4 (5.97%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.97%) Technical Consultant
12 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
12 3 (4.48%) Change Manager
12 3 (4.48%) Business Change Manager
12 3 (4.48%) Trainer
12 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
12 3 (4.48%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) NHS
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) UNIX
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Procure-to-pay
2 22 (32.84%) ERP
3 14 (20.90%) Workflow
4 10 (14.93%) Test Scripting
5 8 (11.94%) E-business
6 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Change Management
9 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.48%) SOA
9 3 (4.48%) Database Tuning
9 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (4.48%) Business Transformation
10 2 (2.99%) Cash Management
10 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.99%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) SQL
2 25 (37.31%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
1 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) SAP
4 4 (5.97%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (4.48%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.49%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.49%) datango