The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle SCM 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 SCM over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Rank 622 597 589
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle SCM 4 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.098% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate £438 £488 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £488 £463
% change year-on-year
- +5.40%
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
4086 4718 4667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 9.22% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2401 2688 2380
Average daily rate £438 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 37 55
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £60.16 £60.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

Oracle SCM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle SCM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle SCM
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle SCM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SCM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle SCM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle SCM
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 SCM within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 4 £438 -10.25%
London - 2 £438 -
Essex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

Oracle SCM
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle SCM 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 SCM.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Demantra
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Oracle SCM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle SCM 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 SCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (25.00%) Demantra
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle