Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 616 666
Rank change year-on-year -95 +50 -125
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 140 256 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.85% 3.13% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 151 81
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 7566 8167 8335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.97% 8.34% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4570 4979 4814
England median daily rate £475 £445 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +2.48% -0.17%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £435
% change year-on-year +7.95% +1.15% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 93 116
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +4.76%
10th Percentile £12.26 £9.65 £11.63
90th Percentile £62.10 £99.00 £52.47
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.90% +4.50%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +13 43 £489 +30.33%
West Midlands +16 28 £400 +10.34% 3
Midlands +4 28 £400 +3.23% 3
North of England +41 26 £375 -14.77% 4
London -88 23 £523 +16.11% 3
North West +15 22 £375 -28.57% 4
South West +6 16 £475 +25.00% 2
North East +39 4 £375 -14.29%
East of England -23 3 £358 -10.63%
Oracle Applications
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 140 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (34.29%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (26.43%) Unix
4 36 (25.71%) Finance
4 36 (25.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 36 (25.71%) Oracle Database
5 32 (22.86%) Oracle Forms
6 30 (21.43%) Migration
6 30 (21.43%) SQL
7 24 (17.14%) Java
8 23 (16.43%) PL/SQL
8 23 (16.43%) Linux
9 22 (15.71%) Oracle Fusion
10 21 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (13.57%) Security Cleared
12 18 (12.86%) SOA
12 18 (12.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (12.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (12.14%) Git (software)
14 16 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
15 14 (10.00%) Middleware
15 14 (10.00%) WebLogic
16 13 (9.29%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (9.29%) Oracle 11i
16 13 (9.29%) Shell Script
16 13 (9.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 13 (9.29%) Workflow
16 13 (9.29%) Oracle Workflow
16 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (9.29%) Oracle APEX

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 18 (12.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (8.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 12 (8.57%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (1.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 48 (34.29%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (25.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (8.57%) Oracle Utilities
5 11 (7.86%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle iProcurement
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (5.71%) Siebel CRM
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 2 (1.43%) Oracle Payroll
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.57%) Taleo
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) SMS
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 17 (12.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (9.29%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (4.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.86%) SQLPlus
11 3 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (22.86%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (12.14%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.29%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (8.57%) JIRA
5 4 (2.86%) Subversion
6 2 (1.43%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.43%) Selenium
7 1 (0.71%) Ant
7 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.71%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.71%) ProC
7 1 (0.71%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.71%) TestNG
7 1 (0.71%) Toad
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Publishing
3 3 (2.14%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.14%) Retail
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (31.43%) DBA
1 44 (31.43%) Oracle DBA
2 33 (23.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 31 (22.14%) Developer
4 21 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 19 (13.57%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (11.43%) Analyst
6 16 (11.43%) Consultant
6 16 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
7 13 (9.29%) Oracle Analyst
8 12 (8.57%) WebSphere Developer
9 10 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Architect
10 8 (5.71%) Senior DBA
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 7 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
12 6 (4.29%) Administrator
12 6 (4.29%) Applications Manager
12 6 (4.29%) Functional Consultant
12 6 (4.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (10.00%) Middleware
3 11 (7.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (4.29%) Web Services
4 6 (4.29%) XML
5 3 (2.14%) .NET
5 3 (2.14%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.71%) CSS
6 1 (0.71%) HTML
6 1 (0.71%) J2EE
6 1 (0.71%) OC4J
6 1 (0.71%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.71%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.14%) Replication
4 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Exalytics
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
5 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.43%) Unix
2 23 (16.43%) Linux
3 11 (7.86%) Windows
4 10 (7.14%) AIX
5 5 (3.57%) Solaris
6 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) Migration
2 18 (12.86%) SOA
3 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (9.29%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (9.29%) Workflow
4 12 (8.57%) CRM
4 12 (8.57%) ITIL
5 11 (7.86%) Data Management
6 10 (7.14%) Master Data Management
6 10 (7.14%) WFM
7 9 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.71%) Database Tuning
9 7 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.00%) ERP
9 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.00%) Scrum
9 7 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.29%) Supplier Management
11 5 (3.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.43%) SQL
2 24 (17.14%) Java
3 23 (16.43%) PL/SQL
4 13 (9.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.43%) F#
6 2 (1.43%) VB
6 2 (1.43%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (13.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.43%) Degree
3 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.43%) IIBA
3 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.71%) GDPR
2 1 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.14%) SRDF
4 1 (0.71%) Docker
4 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) Data Guard
1 13 (9.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle Identity Management
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.71%) Control-M
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.71%) Puppet
5 1 (0.71%) Terraform
5 1 (0.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 140 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (7.14%) Veritas
3 8 (5.71%) Siebel
4 4 (2.86%) Pegasus
5 3 (2.14%) EMC
5 3 (2.14%) HP
5 3 (2.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.43%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.71%) BT
7 1 (0.71%) NetApp
7 1 (0.71%) VMware