Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 204 207
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 21 19 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.80% 3.04% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 10
North West median daily rate £375 £525 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +12.90% +24.00%
10th Percentile £363 £196 £275
90th Percentile £425 £678 £575
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 553 624 825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 9.72% 9.20% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 383 378
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +1.31%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £555 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
North West median hourly rate £66.80 £59.31 £50.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.43% +86.66%
10th Percentile £61.56 £10.58 £21.64
90th Percentile £69.07 £69.07 £52.47
England median hourly rate £27.25 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.10% +12.73% +2.50%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 November 2017. 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 +16 11 £375 -31.82%
Manchester +24 4 £575 +206.67% 3
Cheshire +10 4 £400 - 2
Oracle Applications
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) WebSphere
4 10 (47.62%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (23.81%) Taleo
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (19.05%) CRM
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) XML
8 4 (19.05%) Workflow
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (19.05%) Cash Management
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (9.52%) SMS
10 2 (9.52%) Change Management
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft

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 11 (52.38%) WebSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) WebSphere Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) HR Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS Support
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payroll Support
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Cash Management
1 4 (19.05%) CRM
1 4 (19.05%) Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) ETL
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft