The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 103 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 13 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.31% 1.09% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £255 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £295 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £52.50
Oracle Applications
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
245 275 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.65% 12.49% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 132 88
Average daily rate £425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £411
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £26.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -31.21%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
Solihull - 3 - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
3 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (47.62%) Workflow
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle Workflow
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle HRMS
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle TCA
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (33.33%) General Ledger
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) UNIX
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
10 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) HP
11 2 (9.52%) Middleware

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Applications 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 Applications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle HRMS
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle TCA
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Workflow
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PL/SQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) HP
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