The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Retail 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 Retail over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 517 483 559
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +76
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 73 90 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.038%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.43% 1.98% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £720 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £368
% change year-on-year
- +15.64%
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
5107 4550 5324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.35% 8.90% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2641 2342 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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 75 55
Average hourly rate £32.03 £19.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -43.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £44.94 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%

Oracle Retail
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Retail
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Retail
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Oracle Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Retail
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Retail
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Retail within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 65 £464 +9.05% 10
London +15 30 £489 +8.55% 6
Yorkshire +3 16 £415 -3.48% 1
West Yorkshire +2 14 £405 -4.14% 1
North West +4 12 £550 - 2
Manchester - 9 £550 - 2
Bradford +6 8 £300 -28.99% 1
City of London +28 4 £450 +3.44% 3
West Midlands - 3 £421 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 - - 1
Weymouth - - - -
Dorset - - - -
South West - - - -

Oracle Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Retail 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 Retail.

1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
1 149 (100.00%) Retail
2 34 (22.82%) SAP
3 31 (20.81%) Retek
4 26 (17.45%) Business Analysis
5 24 (16.11%) PL/SQL
5 24 (16.11%) SQL
5 24 (16.11%) Finance
6 21 (14.09%) JDA
7 20 (13.42%) Java
7 20 (13.42%) J2EE
8 19 (12.75%) SAS
8 19 (12.75%) Back Office
8 19 (12.75%) Mathematics
9 18 (12.08%) Project Management
10 15 (10.07%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (10.07%) ERP
11 13 (8.72%) XML
11 13 (8.72%) DOM
11 13 (8.72%) Front Office
12 12 (8.05%) C
13 11 (7.38%) UNIX
13 11 (7.38%) SOA
13 11 (7.38%) Shell Script
13 11 (7.38%) ProC
13 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (6.04%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.04%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (5.37%) JSP
15 8 (5.37%) Migration

Oracle Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Retail 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 Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.75%) SAS
2 6 (4.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (3.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.68%) Jetty
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Office
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.34%) MS Project
2 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.34%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.34%) QlikView
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.34%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.67%) OLTP
6 1 (0.67%) DB2
6 1 (0.67%) OLAP
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (7.38%) ProC
2 9 (6.04%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.36%) Ant
4 4 (2.68%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.34%) Selenium
5 2 (1.34%) ERwin
5 2 (1.34%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
General
1 149 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (16.11%) Finance
3 19 (12.75%) Back Office
4 13 (8.72%) Front Office
5 3 (2.01%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (48.99%) Consultant
2 57 (38.26%) Oracle Consultant
3 22 (14.77%) Architect
4 18 (12.08%) Business Consultant
5 16 (10.74%) Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (7.38%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 11 (7.38%) Oracle Architect
8 9 (6.04%) Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Functional Consultant
9 8 (5.37%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 7 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (3.36%) SAP Consultant
13 4 (2.68%) Oracle Solutions Architect
13 4 (2.68%) Oracle Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Transition Manager
13 4 (2.68%) Project Manager
13 4 (2.68%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) J2EE
2 13 (8.72%) XML
2 13 (8.72%) DOM
3 8 (5.37%) JSP
4 7 (4.70%) Swing
5 6 (4.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.36%) Servlets
6 5 (3.36%) JDBC
6 5 (3.36%) Ajax
6 5 (3.36%) REST
7 3 (2.01%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.01%) Struts
7 3 (2.01%) Spring
8 2 (1.34%) Middleware
8 2 (1.34%) POSIX
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.67%) .NET
9 1 (0.67%) Web Services
9 1 (0.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Mathematics
2 7 (4.70%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.34%) FMCG
3 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.38%) UNIX
2 5 (3.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.34%) AIX
3 2 (1.34%) HPUX
3 2 (1.34%) Solaris
4 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.45%) Business Analysis
2 18 (12.08%) Project Management
3 15 (10.07%) ERP
4 11 (7.38%) SOA
4 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (6.04%) E-Commerce
6 8 (5.37%) Migration
7 7 (4.70%) Data Modelling
7 7 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.70%) Time Management
8 6 (4.03%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (3.36%) Workflow
9 5 (3.36%) ITIL
9 5 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.36%) Test Strategy
10 4 (2.68%) Transition Management
10 4 (2.68%) Logistics
10 4 (2.68%) Operations Management
10 4 (2.68%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.68%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.11%) PL/SQL
1 24 (16.11%) SQL
2 20 (13.42%) Java
3 12 (8.05%) C
4 11 (7.38%) Shell Script
5 7 (4.70%) C++
6 3 (2.01%) XQuery
6 3 (2.01%) Uniface
7 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.01%) ISEB
2 2 (1.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (22.82%) SAP
3 31 (20.81%) Retek
4 21 (14.09%) JDA
5 3 (2.01%) ATG
6 2 (1.34%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.34%) IBM
6 2 (1.34%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.34%) Siebel
6 2 (1.34%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.67%) Teradata
7 1 (0.67%) Cognos
7 1 (0.67%) Adobe
7 1 (0.67%) Software AG
7 1 (0.67%) webMethods
7 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.67%) hybris
7 1 (0.67%) Unica
7 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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