The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 June 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)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 366 404
Rank change year-on-year -46 +38  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 12 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.73% 3.29% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 24
Median daily rate £409 £444 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.88% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £349 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £526 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1637 1582 2067
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.89% 7.40% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 1069 1300
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in London

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in London

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) PL/SQL
5 12 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (24.24%) CRM
9 7 (21.21%) SOA
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (21.21%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (15.15%) Workflow
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (15.15%) JDeveloper
11 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) Linux
11 5 (15.15%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (12.12%) Data Guard

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (21.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (6.06%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle iStore
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle iSupplier
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) AMQP
2 2 (6.06%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.03%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.03%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.06%) dBASE
8 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (3.03%) QlikView
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (15.15%) JDeveloper
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) CMake
4 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.06%) GoogleTest
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) ProC
4 2 (6.06%) Toad
4 2 (6.06%) Valgrind
4 2 (6.06%) VTune
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) TestNG
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Music Industry
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (30.30%) DBA
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) CRM Developer
5 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) E-Business Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) OC4J
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.06%) WebCenter
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) CRM
2 7 (21.21%) SOA
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Workflow
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Telesales
4 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) System Testing
5 3 (9.09%) UML
5 3 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) E-business
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) F#
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (12.12%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.03%) Control-M
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) NetApp
4 3 (9.09%) Informatica
5 2 (6.06%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) VMware