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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Retail
Rank 522 533 534
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 70 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.072% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.46% 0.80% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 7
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£600 £448 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.07% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £395 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £603 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £87.00 - -
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
4808 4624 4655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.86% 9.03% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2463 2275
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 67 81
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.83 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.37% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 24 December 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 9 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 24 December 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 -3 62 £600 +34.07% 7
North West +13 26 £488 +39.28%
London +18 25 £750 +55.03% 3
Manchester +11 24 £463 +32.14%
City of London +2 5 £750 +64.69% 1
Yorkshire -13 3 £260 -38.82% 3
Bury - 3 £225 -
West Yorkshire -14 2 £225 -46.26% 3
Bradford - 2 £225 - 2

Oracle Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
1 138 (100.00%) Retail
2 23 (16.67%) Finance
3 21 (15.22%) ERP
4 17 (12.32%) SAP
5 15 (10.87%) Test Strategy
6 14 (10.14%) Integration Testing
6 14 (10.14%) Demand Forecasting
6 14 (10.14%) SQL
6 14 (10.14%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (9.42%) Back Office
7 13 (9.42%) SOA
8 11 (7.97%) PL/SQL
8 11 (7.97%) DOM
8 11 (7.97%) Front Office
8 11 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (7.25%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.25%) Regression Testing
10 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (6.52%) Java
10 9 (6.52%) J2EE
10 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.80%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.80%) Workflow
11 8 (5.80%) Middleware
11 8 (5.80%) Project Management
12 7 (5.07%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (5.07%) ITIL

Oracle Retail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (5.07%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) MS Project
1 3 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.14%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.45%) QlikView
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.45%) OLTP
6 2 (1.45%) OLAP
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (5.07%) Selenium
2 6 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.62%) JIRA
3 5 (3.62%) Zephyr
4 3 (2.17%) ERwin
5 1 (0.72%) Synon
5 1 (0.72%) QAComplete
5 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 138 (100.00%) Retail
2 23 (16.67%) Finance
3 13 (9.42%) Back Office
4 11 (7.97%) Front Office
5 4 (2.90%) Legal
6 3 (2.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (29.71%) Consultant
2 38 (27.54%) Oracle Consultant
3 25 (18.12%) Analyst
4 20 (14.49%) Architect
5 19 (13.77%) Business Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.97%) Functional Consultant
8 10 (7.25%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.52%) Transition Manager
9 9 (6.52%) Oracle Architect
10 8 (5.80%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (5.80%) Developer
11 7 (5.07%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (5.07%) Test Leader
11 7 (5.07%) Oracle Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.90%) Senior Oracle Consultant
12 4 (2.90%) Applications Manager
12 4 (2.90%) DBA
12 4 (2.90%) Oracle DBA
12 4 (2.90%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.97%) DOM
1 11 (7.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (6.52%) J2EE
3 8 (5.80%) Middleware
4 6 (4.35%) SOAP
4 6 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (0.72%) XML
5 1 (0.72%) XSD
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.72%) AS400
3 1 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.22%) ERP
2 15 (10.87%) Test Strategy
3 14 (10.14%) Integration Testing
3 14 (10.14%) Demand Forecasting
4 13 (9.42%) SOA
5 11 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.25%) E-Commerce
6 10 (7.25%) Regression Testing
7 9 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (5.80%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.80%) Project Management
8 8 (5.80%) Workflow
8 8 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.07%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.07%) ITIL
10 6 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.62%) Migration
11 5 (3.62%) Business Continuity
11 5 (3.62%) Retail Demand Forecasting
12 4 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.14%) SQL
2 11 (7.97%) PL/SQL
3 9 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) RPG
Qualifications
1 5 (3.62%) ISEB
2 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.72%) PMP
2 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.90%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (12.32%) SAP
3 4 (2.90%) Retek
4 3 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.45%) ATG
5 2 (1.45%) Cognos
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
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