The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 Forms
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 142 125
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 2 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.42% 3.52% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 4
Median daily rate - £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £325
% change year-on-year +1.26% +21.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 481 483 421
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.29% 12.81% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 721 528
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £498 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 29 10
Median hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.56 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £46.10 £43.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
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 Forms in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
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 Forms in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
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 Forms within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 2 - -
Oracle Forms
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle Forms.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Oracle Forms
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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau