The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 46 48
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.22% 0.45% 1.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 21.05% 6.06% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

Oracle Applications 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 19 33 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 5.78% 7.48% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 25
Median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £606 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in Gloucestershire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in Gloucestershire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in Gloucestershire

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £450 -
Oracle Applications
South West

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) AMQP
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
2 3 (75.00%) CMake
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) AMQP
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) dBASE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (75.00%) CMake
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) GoogleTest
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Google