The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle UPK skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle UPK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle User Productivity Kit
Rank 614 601 598
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 37 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.042% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 3
Median daily rate £500 £230 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -54.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £230 £410
% change year-on-year
+117.39% -43.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £162.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £162.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10345 10012 9383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.32% 18.49% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6885 6203 5865
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 359 315
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

Oracle UPK
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle UPK as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Oracle UPK Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle UPK
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle UPK Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle UPK
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle UPK within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Oracle UPK Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle UPK
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle UPK Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle UPK
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle UPK within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 37 £500 +117.39%
Midlands - 17 - -
North West - 8 £500 -
Manchester - 5 £500 -
Bristol - 4 £425 -
South West - 4 £425 -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £538 -
East Midlands +19 2 £450 -10.00%
Nottingham +3 2 £450 -10.00%
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £450 -10.00%
Liverpool - 2 £538 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Slough - 1 £290 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £290 -
London - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
South East - 1 £290 -

Oracle UPK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle UPK.

1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (64.29%) Time Management
3 24 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 24 (57.14%) PeopleSoft
4 22 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 22 (52.38%) System Testing
4 22 (52.38%) Functional Testing
5 14 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.81%) Hyperion
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle Spatial
9 9 (21.43%) JD Edwards
9 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (21.43%) Asset Management
10 8 (19.05%) e-Learning
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (14.29%) ERP
12 6 (14.29%) EAM
13 5 (11.90%) Project Management
13 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (11.90%) SAP
14 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
14 4 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
14 4 (9.52%) Coaching
14 4 (9.52%) Oracle iSupplier

Oracle UPK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle iSupplier
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (2.38%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Architect
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle Architect
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 13 (30.95%) Solutions Architect
1 13 (30.95%) Trainer
2 11 (26.19%) Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Trainer
3 10 (23.81%) Solutions Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) PeopleSoft Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) PeopleSoft Functional Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 3 (7.14%) ERP Trainer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Trainer
7 2 (4.76%) GIS Trainer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Trainer
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Time Management
2 24 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (52.38%) Functional Testing
3 22 (52.38%) System Testing
3 22 (52.38%) Unit Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.29%) EAM
5 6 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (11.90%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (2.38%) Content Development
8 1 (2.38%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (57.14%) PeopleSoft
3 10 (23.81%) Hyperion
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) JD Edwards
5 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (11.90%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Cognos
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe