Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 732 619 665
Rank change year-on-year -113 +46 -89
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 104 201 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.51% 2.64% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 112 85
England median daily rate £485 £418 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.17% -7.22% -
10th Percentile £330 £160 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
UK median daily rate £469 £418 £448
% change year-on-year +12.28% -6.70% +1.70%
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 6,895 7,606 7,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.47% 8.55% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,205 4,719 4,573
England median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% -2.05%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £602
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 80 108
England median hourly rate £25.25 £23.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.78% -35.66% +45.92%
10th Percentile £9.94 £9.80 £13.89
90th Percentile £52.63 £65.25 £70.10
UK median hourly rate £28.25 £23.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +22.83% -36.11% +27.25%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -26 29 £485 +33.79% 1
Midlands -6 28 £345 +115.91% 3
West Midlands +10 26 £350 -6.67% 1
London -58 22 £500 +2.56% 2
North of England +20 17 £375 -18.48% 7
North West +10 14 £375 -23.08% 1
South West -7 5 £600 +29.03%
Yorkshire +3 2 £375 - 2
East Midlands -18 2 £300 +100.00% 2
East of England -36 2 £290 -30.54%
North East +46 1 £388 -15.76% 4
Oracle Applications
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Oracle
2 44 (42.31%) Oracle Database
3 40 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (36.54%) Linux
5 37 (35.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 35 (33.65%) Unix
7 32 (30.77%) SQL
8 29 (27.88%) Finance
9 27 (25.96%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (25.96%) SOA
9 27 (25.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 27 (25.96%) Oracle Fusion
10 26 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 20 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (18.27%) Middleware
13 19 (18.27%) Oracle RAC
14 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
14 17 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
14 17 (16.35%) Oracle Database 12c
14 17 (16.35%) CRM
15 16 (15.38%) Migration
15 16 (15.38%) Data Management
15 16 (15.38%) Data Guard
16 15 (14.42%) Master Data Management
16 15 (14.42%) Siebel
16 15 (14.42%) Shell Script
16 15 (14.42%) Siebel CRM
17 14 (13.46%) AIX

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 27 (25.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 40 (38.46%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (35.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (14.42%) Siebel CRM
4 14 (13.46%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (12.50%) Oracle Utilities
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 1 (0.96%) Demantra
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle ASCP
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.96%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.88%) SMS
3 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (0.96%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.96%) SSH
4 1 (0.96%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (42.31%) Oracle Database
2 26 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (16.35%) Oracle Database 12c
6 14 (13.46%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.96%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.96%) QlikView
10 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.96%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 29 (27.88%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (45.19%) DBA
1 47 (45.19%) Oracle DBA
2 37 (35.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 14 (13.46%) Consultant
4 12 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
5 10 (9.62%) Senior DBA
5 10 (9.62%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 9 (8.65%) Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.77%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Oracle Applications Support
8 6 (5.77%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 19 (18.27%) Middleware
3 5 (4.81%) Web Services
3 5 (4.81%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.88%) Spring Boot
4 3 (2.88%) XML
5 2 (1.92%) HTML
5 2 (1.92%) REST
5 2 (1.92%) SOAP
5 2 (1.92%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.96%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Clustering
2 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.92%) Life Science
4 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.54%) Linux
2 35 (33.65%) Unix
3 14 (13.46%) AIX
4 10 (9.62%) Windows
5 3 (2.88%) Solaris
5 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.92%) HPUX
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) SOA
2 17 (16.35%) CRM
3 16 (15.38%) Data Management
3 16 (15.38%) Migration
4 15 (14.42%) Master Data Management
5 13 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (12.50%) WFM
6 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.69%) Database Tuning
8 8 (7.69%) System Testing
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
9 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.77%) E-business
10 6 (5.77%) ITIL
10 6 (5.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.77%) Supplier Management
10 6 (5.77%) Workflow
11 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.77%) SQL
2 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (14.42%) Shell Script
4 11 (10.58%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (5.77%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.96%) C
6 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) GDPR
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (18.27%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.88%) Docker
3 3 (2.88%) SRDF
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (5.77%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 3 (2.88%) Puppet
7 2 (1.92%) Control-M
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Siebel
3 4 (3.85%) Veritas
4 3 (2.88%) EMC
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.88%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.92%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.92%) NetApp
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.96%) BT