The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Financials 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 Financials over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Business Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Financials
Rank 115 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.54% 2.51% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £455 £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
325 239 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.20% 12.02% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 92 74
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £22.32 £26.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £54.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Financials Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Financials
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Financials across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Oracle Financials Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Oracle Financials
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 Financials across the West Midlands region.

Oracle Financials Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Financials
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 Financials within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Birmingham -2 2 - -
Oracle Financials
England

Oracle Financials
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (44.44%) General Ledger
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (22.22%) Cash Management
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (22.22%) Billing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) E-business
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Toad

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle FAH
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) General Ledger
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Procurement Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Cash Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Workflow
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) E-business
1 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects