The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Applications skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 120 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 9 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.44% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.81% 5.20% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £459 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £415
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
187 173 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.28% 8.43% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 72 130
Average daily rate £400 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Applications Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -15 7 £459 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (44.44%) Toad
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
8 5 (27.78%) Workflow
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (27.78%) Retail
8 5 (27.78%) EAM
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
10 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (16.67%) SAP WM
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (16.67%) SAP
10 3 (16.67%) Solaris

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (27.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (16.67%) SAP WM
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Toad
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (5.56%) JMS
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Workflow
1 5 (27.78%) EAM
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) BPEL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) RDF
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Jython
5 1 (5.56%) VB6
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Retek
3 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft