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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 116 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 30 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.95% 0.38% 0.042%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.12% 3.80% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
329 237 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.40% 9.94% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 122 149
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 35
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.75 £33.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.03% -32.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Applications as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Solihull -3 15 - - 2
Birmingham - 8 £400 -
Warwickshire -1 5 £363 +107.14%
Walsall - 1 £350 -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (65.38%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (53.85%) Oracle Database
4 28 (53.85%) Oracle 11i
5 26 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 26 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (48.08%) Linux
7 24 (46.15%) Oracle Discoverer
7 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (44.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 23 (44.23%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (44.23%) Data Guard
8 23 (44.23%) Database Tuning
8 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
8 23 (44.23%) Shell Script
8 23 (44.23%) Unix
8 23 (44.23%) Windows
8 23 (44.23%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (40.38%) SQL
10 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
11 15 (28.85%) Oracle Fusion
12 12 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (23.08%) Finance
13 10 (19.23%) Migration
13 10 (19.23%) OCP
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
14 8 (15.38%) Oracle Payables

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 26 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 23 (44.23%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.85%) Liferay
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 34 (65.38%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (53.85%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 26 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 24 (46.15%) Oracle Discoverer
4 12 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.62%) SQLPlus
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) DBA
2 22 (42.31%) Oracle DBA
3 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared DBA
4 17 (32.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 8 (15.38%) Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Applications Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Business Developer
9 3 (5.77%) E-Business Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) Unix
2 23 (44.23%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Database Tuning
1 23 (44.23%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (19.23%) Data Migration
2 10 (19.23%) Migration
3 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.38%) Workflow
4 7 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Cash Management
5 6 (11.54%) Presales
6 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) ERP
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Service Management
8 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.85%) CRM
8 2 (3.85%) Open Source
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
9 1 (1.92%) BPEL
9 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Shell Script
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.23%) OCP
3 10 (19.23%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (44.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (44.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Informatica
3 3 (5.77%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.85%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat