The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire 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 101 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 7 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.23% 1.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.54% 2.88% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £459 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £370
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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
107 104 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.93% 7.85% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 67
Average daily rate £401 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 2 £334 -
Leeds - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Oracle Applications
Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (41.67%) Toad
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (33.33%) Retail
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
9 3 (25.00%) Workflow
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (25.00%) SAP WM
9 3 (25.00%) EAM
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (25.00%) SAP
9 3 (25.00%) Solaris
9 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (25.00%) SAP WM
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Toad
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (16.67%) DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Workflow
1 3 (25.00%) EAM
1 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft