The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Oracle Financials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Financials over the 3 months to 24 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 Financials
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 158 192
Rank change year-on-year -3 +34  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 5 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.89% 3.03% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £370 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.30% +0.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £451
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

Oracle Financials 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 the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 264 231 550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 8.08% 6.83% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 158 376
Median daily rate £498 £461 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.03% -7.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.40 £21.38 £34.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -37.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Oracle Financials
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Financials in the City of London

Oracle Financials
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Financials in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Financials in the City of London

Oracle Financials
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Financials in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Financials in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Financials.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (14.29%) SQLPlus
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (14.29%) Migration

Oracle Financials
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Trainer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) SOA
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Hyperion