Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 198 200
Rank change year-on-year +10 +2 -46
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 14 18 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.85% 3.20% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 16
North West median daily rate £375 £488 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +14.04% -5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £220 £319
90th Percentile £444 £672 £550
England median daily rate £485 £418 £450
% change year-on-year +16.17% -7.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 491 562 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.26% 9.40% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 357 372
North West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £273
90th Percentile £675 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
North West median hourly rate £64.54 £22.81 £52.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +182.89% -56.52% +95.56%
10th Percentile £45.50 £14.11 £35.32
90th Percentile £69.07 £61.10 £69.07
England median hourly rate £25.25 £23.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +9.78% -35.66% +45.92%

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Oracle Applications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in the North West

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the North West

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the North West

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Lancashire +12 5 £375 -31.82%
Cheshire -1 3 £438 - 1
Oracle Applications
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (35.71%) System Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (14.29%) Life Science
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Applications Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Process Mapping
1 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) System Testing
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft