The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 541 504 565
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +61
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 71 70 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.050%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.40% 1.50% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 7
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£450 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £328 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £755 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £430 £438
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
5062 4674 5408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.10% 8.87% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2465 2663
Average daily rate £450 £434 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 85 66
Average hourly rate £31.16 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.05% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 28 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 8 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 28 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 62 £450 - 9
London +23 30 £450 -14.28% 4
Yorkshire +11 14 £405 -4.14% 4
West Yorkshire +9 12 £405 -4.14% 4
Bradford +1 7 £300 -28.99% 2
City of London +17 3 £450 +3.44% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -

Oracle Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
1 159 (100.00%) Retail
2 40 (25.16%) SAP
3 30 (18.87%) Retek
4 29 (18.24%) SQL
5 28 (17.61%) PL/SQL
6 27 (16.98%) Finance
6 27 (16.98%) Business Analysis
7 22 (13.84%) Back Office
7 22 (13.84%) Java
7 22 (13.84%) J2EE
8 21 (13.21%) JDA
9 19 (11.95%) ERP
9 19 (11.95%) SAS
9 19 (11.95%) Mathematics
10 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
11 17 (10.69%) Project Management
12 16 (10.06%) Front Office
12 16 (10.06%) DOM
13 14 (8.81%) SOA
14 13 (8.18%) XML
15 12 (7.55%) C
16 11 (6.92%) Demand Forecasting
16 11 (6.92%) UNIX
16 11 (6.92%) E-Commerce
16 11 (6.92%) ProC
17 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
18 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
18 9 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
19 8 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management

Oracle Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (11.95%) SAS
2 6 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (2.52%) Jetty
4 3 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MS Office
1 7 (4.40%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.89%) MS Project
2 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.26%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.14%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.26%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.26%) QlikView
7 1 (0.63%) DB2
7 1 (0.63%) OLAP
7 1 (0.63%) OLTP
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) ProC
2 9 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.14%) Ant
4 4 (2.52%) JIRA
5 2 (1.26%) Selenium
5 2 (1.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.26%) ERwin
5 2 (1.26%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
6 1 (0.63%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 159 (100.00%) Retail
2 27 (16.98%) Finance
3 22 (13.84%) Back Office
4 16 (10.06%) Front Office
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (47.80%) Consultant
2 60 (37.74%) Oracle Consultant
3 23 (14.47%) Analyst
4 19 (11.95%) Architect
4 19 (11.95%) Business Analyst
5 18 (11.32%) Business Consultant
6 13 (8.18%) Technical Consultant
7 12 (7.55%) Functional Consultant
7 12 (7.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 12 (7.55%) Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 10 (6.29%) Oracle Architect
9 10 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Oracle Analyst
12 6 (3.77%) Oracle Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.14%) SAP Consultant
14 4 (2.52%) Java Developer
14 4 (2.52%) Transition Manager
15 3 (1.89%) Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) J2EE
2 16 (10.06%) DOM
3 13 (8.18%) XML
4 7 (4.40%) JSP
4 7 (4.40%) Swing
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (3.14%) REST
6 5 (3.14%) Ajax
6 5 (3.14%) Servlets
6 5 (3.14%) JDBC
7 3 (1.89%) Middleware
8 2 (1.26%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.26%) Spring
8 2 (1.26%) POSIX
8 2 (1.26%) Struts
9 1 (0.63%) Web Services
9 1 (0.63%) XSD
9 1 (0.63%) SOAP
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Mathematics
2 7 (4.40%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.26%) FMCG
3 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.92%) UNIX
2 5 (3.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.26%) AIX
3 2 (1.26%) HPUX
3 2 (1.26%) Solaris
4 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.98%) Business Analysis
2 19 (11.95%) ERP
3 17 (10.69%) Project Management
4 14 (8.81%) SOA
5 11 (6.92%) E-Commerce
5 11 (6.92%) Demand Forecasting
6 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
6 8 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (4.40%) Migration
7 7 (4.40%) Time Management
8 6 (3.77%) Test Strategy
8 6 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (3.77%) Workflow
8 6 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.14%) ITIL
9 5 (3.14%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.52%) Transition Management
10 4 (2.52%) Operations Management
10 4 (2.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.24%) SQL
2 28 (17.61%) PL/SQL
3 22 (13.84%) Java
4 12 (7.55%) C
5 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.40%) C++
7 3 (1.89%) XQuery
7 3 (1.89%) Uniface
8 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (2.52%) ISEB
2 2 (1.26%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) MOM
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (25.16%) SAP
3 30 (18.87%) Retek
4 21 (13.21%) JDA
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.89%) ATG
6 2 (1.26%) IBM
6 2 (1.26%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.63%) webMethods
7 1 (0.63%) Software AG
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
7 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.63%) hybris
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
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