Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 765 753 655
Rank change year-on-year -12 -98 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 65 91 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.075% 0.098% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.13% 1.42% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 90
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.14%
10th Percentile £404 £325 £150
90th Percentile £547 £507 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 5,771 6,413 7,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.64% 6.93% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,584 3,827 4,188
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £656 £625
UK median daily rate £478 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 93
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -19.35% +5.08%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.81 £10.28
90th Percentile £64.88 £60.75 £57.90
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £31.45
% change year-on-year +37.25% -18.92% +4.83%

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -1 26 £475 -2.06% 3
London +23 20 £500 +11.11%
Midlands -4 11 £450 +28.57%
West Midlands -9 10 £450 +13.92%
North of England -14 2 £444 +10.94%
South West -37 2 £388 -35.42%
East Midlands +15 1 - -
Yorkshire +8 1 £425 +7.94%
North East 0 1 £463 +19.35%
Oracle Applications
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (58.46%) Finance
3 35 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (47.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 30 (46.15%) Oracle Database
6 27 (41.54%) PL/SQL
7 26 (40.00%) SQL
8 25 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
9 22 (33.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 21 (32.31%) Unix
11 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (29.23%) Middleware
12 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
13 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
14 17 (26.15%) AIX
14 17 (26.15%) Linux
15 16 (24.62%) RDBMS
15 16 (24.62%) CRM
15 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
16 15 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
16 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
16 15 (23.08%) IBM
16 15 (23.08%) Load Balancing
17 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN
17 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 14 (21.54%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (21.54%) Oracle Linux
18 13 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

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 7 (10.77%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (47.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (3.08%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (1.54%) HFM
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Taleo
3 3 (4.62%) SaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle CX
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) tcpdump
1 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (24.62%) RDBMS
4 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
5 13 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (18.46%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (18.46%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (12.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (10.77%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (9.23%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.15%) Power BI
11 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.54%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (1.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) JMeter
3 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.54%) ProC
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 38 (58.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) DBA
2 22 (33.85%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle Consultant
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 9 (13.85%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle Specialist
7 5 (7.69%) AWS Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) Developer
8 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared DBA
8 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.62%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Applications Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (29.23%) Middleware
3 4 (6.15%) XML
4 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Clustering
2 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Unix
2 17 (26.15%) AIX
2 17 (26.15%) Linux
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (12.31%) Windows
5 7 (10.77%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (27.69%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (24.62%) CRM
4 15 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 14 (21.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (18.46%) Strategic Management
7 9 (13.85%) ERP
7 9 (13.85%) Time Management
8 7 (10.77%) SOA
9 6 (9.23%) Project Management
9 6 (9.23%) Workflow
10 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.15%) Migration
11 4 (6.15%) Procure-to-Pay
12 3 (4.62%) Release Management
12 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (3.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) PL/SQL
2 26 (40.00%) SQL
3 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (4.62%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) PMO
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (9.23%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (23.08%) IBM
3 11 (16.92%) Informatica
4 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.77%) VMware
6 3 (4.62%) Pegasus
7 2 (3.08%) Siebel
8 1 (1.54%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.54%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.54%) New Relic
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.54%) SAP