The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle Applications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 104
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.042% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.46% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Applications is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 162 218 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 8.81% 9.16% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 124 94
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.50% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Oracle Applications as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in Berkshire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in Berkshire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Lead
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle