Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 27 May 2018 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)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 758 656 657
Rank change year-on-year -102 +1 -50
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 94 158 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 2.28% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 85 101
England median daily rate £463 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.78% -1.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £323 £150 £313
90th Percentile £528 £533 £494
UK median daily rate £450 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% -1.76% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,265 6,930 7,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.80% 8.24% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,747 4,084 4,558
England median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £630 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +4.44% +4.65% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 95 79
England median hourly rate £22.50 £29.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +6.84% +27.91%
10th Percentile £9.06 £12.50 £12.60
90th Percentile £48.00 £57.80 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.40% +14.55% +22.22%

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle Applications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in England

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in England

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in England

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in England

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 36 £485 +4.86% 10
North of England +3 25 £413 +3.00% 2
North West -2 19 £431 +7.68% 1
London -89 18 £450 -5.26% 4
Midlands -30 9 £440 +175.00%
West Midlands -26 5 £395 -3.66%
East Midlands -10 4 £550 +266.67%
North East +9 3 £388 +40.91%
Yorkshire -11 3 £394 - 1
South West -18 2 £425 -11.46% 1
East of England -6 1 - - 1
Oracle Applications
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (41.49%) Oracle Database
3 33 (35.11%) Linux
4 32 (34.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 31 (32.98%) Oracle Forms
6 30 (31.91%) SOA
6 30 (31.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 29 (30.85%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (26.60%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (26.60%) CRM
10 24 (25.53%) SQL
10 24 (25.53%) Middleware
10 24 (25.53%) Finance
10 24 (25.53%) Clustering
10 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 23 (24.47%) Oracle Service Bus
11 23 (24.47%) PL/SQL
12 21 (22.34%) Siebel
12 21 (22.34%) Oracle EBS
12 21 (22.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 21 (22.34%) Oracle ODI
12 21 (22.34%) Root Cause Analysis
12 21 (22.34%) Siebel CRM
13 20 (21.28%) Oracle EBS R12
14 19 (20.21%) Master Data Management
14 19 (20.21%) AIX
15 18 (19.15%) WFM
16 17 (18.09%) Oracle Utilities
17 14 (14.89%) SC Cleared

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 30 (31.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (24.47%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (22.34%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (22.34%) Siebel CRM
2 20 (21.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (18.09%) Oracle Utilities
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (5.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (1.06%) Demantra
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle ASCP
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (1.06%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) PaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Taleo
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) SMS
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.13%) SAN
2 2 (2.13%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.06%) DMZ
3 1 (1.06%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.49%) Oracle Database
2 29 (30.85%) Oracle Reports
3 27 (28.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (26.60%) Oracle BI EE
5 24 (25.53%) Oracle Database 12c
6 21 (22.34%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.06%) Essbase
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.06%) Power BI
11 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.06%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 31 (32.98%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.13%) ERwin
3 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) Toad
4 1 (1.06%) Ant
4 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.06%) ER Studio
4 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.06%) Selenium
4 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.06%) TestNG
General
1 24 (25.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) DBA
1 33 (35.11%) Oracle DBA
2 29 (30.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 16 (17.02%) Consultant
4 14 (14.89%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Functional Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Senior DBA
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.32%) Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.26%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.26%) Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Applications Support
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 24 (25.53%) Middleware
3 4 (4.26%) Web Services
4 3 (3.19%) XML
5 2 (2.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (2.13%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.06%) .NET
6 1 (1.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Clustering
2 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.19%) Life Science
2 3 (3.19%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
4 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Linux
2 19 (20.21%) AIX
3 13 (13.83%) Unix
4 11 (11.70%) Windows
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.13%) HPUX
6 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) SOA
2 25 (26.60%) CRM
3 21 (22.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 19 (20.21%) Master Data Management
5 18 (19.15%) WFM
6 11 (11.70%) Migration
7 10 (10.64%) Data Migration
8 9 (9.57%) ITIL
8 9 (9.57%) System Testing
9 8 (8.51%) Business Process Mapping
9 8 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Workflow
11 6 (6.38%) Project Management
12 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (5.32%) E-business
12 5 (5.32%) ERP
12 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.32%) Service Management
13 4 (4.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) SQL
2 23 (24.47%) PL/SQL
3 21 (22.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (3.19%) Java
4 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.06%) C
6 1 (1.06%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) F#
6 1 (1.06%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) SC Cleared
1 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.06%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB
3 1 (1.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Data Guard
2 5 (5.32%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Control-M
4 1 (1.06%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.06%) vRealize
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (22.34%) Siebel
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) Hyperion
4 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (1.06%) BT
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Software AG
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
6 1 (1.06%) webMethods