The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 28 April 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 59 65
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 0.13% 0.56%
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.27% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £265 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -47.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +4.37% -3.03%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 52 79 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 8.83% 10.49% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 33
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £265 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 £44.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.36% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% -14.06%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in Hertfordshire

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Middleware Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft