The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
Rank 36 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.91% 0.23% -
As % of the Business Applications category 31.82% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £51.39 -
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -
Business Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
22 35 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.99% 7.99% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 32
Average daily rate £350 £535 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.51% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £569 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.07 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
South East

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Oracle Applications
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (88.89%) Intranet
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (77.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL V3
3 7 (77.78%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services Management
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (88.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL V3
2 7 (77.78%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft