The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Oracle Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Forms over the 3 months to 28 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.

Oracle Forms
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 101 91
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.056% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.43% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +11.53% -3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £33.50

Oracle Forms is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 228 230 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.29% 12.86% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 157 138
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in Manchester

Oracle Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle Forms.

1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Oracle Forms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Report Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) E-Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle