The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle UPK 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 UPK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Application Platforms 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle User Productivity Kit
Rank 562 561 577
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 10 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.11% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
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£475 £425 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £425 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9349 8698 9739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.61% 17.10% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5537 4928 5476
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 440 444
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.45 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.41% +7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -

Oracle UPK
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 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 UPK within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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 +1 10 £475 -
London +24 9 £475 -
Dorset - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Hayes - - - -

Oracle UPK
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (14.29%) E-Learning
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
8 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (9.52%) CRM

Oracle UPK
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Toad
2 1 (4.76%) ProC
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Training Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Payroll Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Training Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Trainer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Workflow
2 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.76%) EAM
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) E-business
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) SAP